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The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 25 June 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 70 57 69
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 21 20 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.55% 1.89% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 2.01% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 5
10th Percentile £189 £139 £185
25th Percentile £251 £213 £319
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £275 £375
Median % change year-on-year +63.64% -26.67% +7.14%
75th Percentile £500 £323 £413
90th Percentile £538 £374 £435
England median daily rate £425 £372 £425
% change year-on-year +14.25% -12.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
10th Percentile £13.21 - -
25th Percentile £13.68 - -
Median hourly rate £15.34 £14.60 -
Median % change year-on-year +5.09% - -
75th Percentile £17.19 - -
90th Percentile £17.77 - -
England median hourly rate £14.50 £14.03 £14.49
% change year-on-year +3.39% -3.21% +20.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 1,256 997 813
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.49% 94.41% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 654 464
10th Percentile £180 £125 £131
25th Percentile £313 £250 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £438 £375 £375
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% - -3.16%
75th Percentile £520 £475 £475
90th Percentile £603 £588 £550
England median daily rate £538 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 67 61
10th Percentile £13.05 £9.52 £9.52
25th Percentile £15.19 £11.39 £11.61
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.70 £14.20
Median % change year-on-year +36.05% +3.56% +1.39%
75th Percentile £33.94 £24.08 £17.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £48.85 £37.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% +4.00%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in the East Midlands

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Administrator in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Administrator in the East Midlands

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Administrator in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Administrator in the East Midlands

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Administrator in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Administrator in the East Midlands

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 June 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
Nottinghamshire +9 7 £300 -4.00% 4
Northamptonshire -5 6 £500 +127.27% 3
Lincolnshire -2 5 £438 +59.09% 2
Leicestershire -11 2 £313 +38.89% 5
Derbyshire -10 1 - - 2
Administrator
England

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East Midlands region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) DHCP
4 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
4 5 (23.81%) Server Management
5 4 (19.05%) Project Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) Server Building
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (19.05%) Azure
5 4 (19.05%) Internet
5 4 (19.05%) Unix
5 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 3 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (14.29%) Ansible
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) CATIA
1 1 (4.76%) Chatbot
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP HR
1 1 (4.76%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (9.52%) OpenShift
4 1 (4.76%) AWS
4 1 (4.76%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DHCP
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) Internet
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
5 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.76%) Fast Ethernet
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) SSH
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.52%) Ingres
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) EDRMS
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (9.52%) Local Government
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Influencing Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Organisational Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.76%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) CMDB
4 1 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (4.76%) NHS
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Unix
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.52%) CentOS
5 2 (9.52%) VMS
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Server Management
2 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (19.05%) Project Delivery
2 4 (19.05%) Server Building
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Change Control
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (9.52%) Data Security
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Statistics
5 1 (4.76%) CAD
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) PLM
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GDPR
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) iptables
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.76%) NFS
3 1 (4.76%) Samba
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.76%) VxRail
2 1 (4.76%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) PlateSpin
5 2 (9.52%) Tanium
5 2 (9.52%) Zerto
6 1 (4.76%) Google
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) Siemens
6 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam
6 1 (4.76%) Workday