Period
to 21 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £385 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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
South West > Devon
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 55 46
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 9 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.94% 0.89% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 0.94% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Devon median daily rate £385 £175 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +120.00% -44.00% -35.06%
10th Percentile £291 £163 £306
90th Percentile £408 £188 £319
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Devon median hourly rate - £9.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £17.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +125.71% -18.60% +14.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. 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
Devon
Contract vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 429 530 466
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.66% 94.64% 97.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 306 281
Devon median daily rate £369 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £185
90th Percentile £522 £500 £475
South West median daily rate £418 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +11.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 48
Devon median hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% +40.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £9.81 £11.44 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £47.00 £51.53
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +21.21% +20.00% +0.92%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Devon

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Administrator in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Devon

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Devon over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Devon

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator in Devon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Devon

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Devon region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Exeter 0 5 £375 - 5
Plymouth +15 1 £275 +57.14%
Administrator
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
4 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (33.33%) RHCE
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (33.33%) LPAR
4 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 3 (33.33%) Security Auditing
5 2 (22.22%) systemd
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) LPAR
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) AIX
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) Security Auditing
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) RHCE
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (22.22%) systemd
3 1 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds