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The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 August 2022.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Administrator
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 65 52 40
Rank change year-on-year -13 -12 +21
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 11 8 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.43% 1.27% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.42% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
10th Percentile £390 £168 £282
25th Percentile £413 £269 £311
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £438 £400 £368
Median % change year-on-year +9.38% +8.84% +13.08%
75th Percentile £478 £475 £376
90th Percentile £484 - -
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -10.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
10th Percentile £11.88 - £12.85
25th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £13.75
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% -21.88% -17.95%
75th Percentile £13.75 £12.75 £18.75
90th Percentile - - £19.95
East of England median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £17.88
% change year-on-year +8.00% -30.07% +11.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 673 565 350
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 87.74% 89.83% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 316 217
10th Percentile £206 £145 £239
25th Percentile £358 £237 £319
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £375 £450
Median % change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% +4.05%
75th Percentile £556 £503 £538
90th Percentile £671 £600 £635
East of England median daily rate £475 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +15.15% -2.94% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 149 27
10th Percentile £13.25 - £13.00
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £13.55
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.50
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -12.90% -8.82%
75th Percentile £20.56 £16.00 £22.38
90th Percentile £34.50 £18.75 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £19.81 £15.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +32.07% -23.08% +21.88%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Administrator in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Administrator in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Administrator in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Administrator in Cambridgeshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Peterborough -7 6 - - 3
Cambridge -1 4 £438 +9.38% 2
Huntingdon - 1 - - 1
Administrator
East of England

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, Administrator contract jobs required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) SLA
1 6 (54.55%) Change Management
1 6 (54.55%) Time Management
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (54.55%) Social Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Bash
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (18.18%) GitHub
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) ITSM
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) Task Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Ansible
4 2 (18.18%) Docker
4 2 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Break/Fix
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (9.09%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (9.09%) Server Management
5 1 (9.09%) Storage Management

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) SMTP
2 1 (9.09%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) RStudio
General
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (54.55%) Social Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Life Science
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Change Management
1 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (54.55%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITSM
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Task Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Break/Fix
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (9.09%) Server Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Bash
2 1 (9.09%) C-shell
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
2 1 (9.09%) HAProxy
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Dell
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Commvault
3 1 (9.09%) Fujitsu
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
3 1 (9.09%) Sun