Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 > Dorset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 41 31
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 1 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.33% 0.91% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.95% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Dorset median daily rate - £163 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -35.26% -33.07%
South West median daily rate £350 £320 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% -14.67% +16.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 - £27.50
10th Percentile £37.25 - £26.25
90th Percentile £41.75 - £28.75
South West median hourly rate £20.25 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.00% -6.25% +62.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Contract vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 296 422 402
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.69% 96.35% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 288 205
Dorset median daily rate £416 £363 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.83% -0.82% +9.10%
10th Percentile £175 £195 £163
90th Percentile £500 £513 £533
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 65
Dorset median hourly rate £38.43 £14.50 £41.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.00% -64.84% +146.65%
10th Percentile £10.77 £10.68 £11.45
90th Percentile £48.75 £28.33 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.00% -16.67% +50.00%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Dorset

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Dorset

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Dorset

Administrator Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) VAX
1 1 (100.00%) RMADS
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Sun