The median contractor rate for a Administrator was £201 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 29 March 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
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 66 70
Rank change year-on-year -24 +4  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 36 58 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.69% 2.34% 2.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 2.42% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 35
Median daily rate £201 £280 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.39% +40.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £196 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £488 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £301
% change year-on-year - +16.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 10
Median hourly rate £9.33 £15.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.83% -25.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £42.95 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year -6.66% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2027 2395 2535
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 95.34% 96.57% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1242 1396 1427
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 166 249
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.13 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.34% -2.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.98 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in the East of England

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in the East of England

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in the East of England

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in the East of England

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -16 11 £250 -11.50% 11
Essex -3 9 £305 +9.90% 4
Hertfordshire -9 9 £113 -70.96% 7
Norfolk - 5 - - 4
Suffolk -1 1 £83 -62.50%
Bedfordshire -4 1 - - 1
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 East of England region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.53%) Oracle
2 17 (17.53%) MS Excel
3 16 (16.49%) Windows
4 14 (14.43%) MS Office
4 14 (14.43%) SQL
4 14 (14.43%) Finance
5 12 (12.37%) Linux
5 12 (12.37%) ITIL
5 12 (12.37%) Active Directory
6 11 (11.34%) DNS
6 11 (11.34%) DHCP
6 11 (11.34%) SQL Server
6 11 (11.34%) Security Cleared
7 10 (10.31%) SAP
8 9 (9.28%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (9.28%) PowerShell
9 8 (8.25%) Project Management
9 8 (8.25%) VMware
10 7 (7.22%) SharePoint
10 7 (7.22%) MS Exchange
10 7 (7.22%) Oracle Database
10 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
10 7 (7.22%) Windows Server
11 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (5.15%) Migration
12 5 (5.15%) Workflow
12 5 (5.15%) PostgreSQL

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (7.22%) MS Exchange
1 7 (7.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.15%) IIS
4 4 (4.12%) Apache
4 4 (4.12%) nginx
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.03%) JBoss
7 1 (1.03%) OpenEdge
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.03%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (17.53%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.43%) MS Office
3 5 (5.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.09%) MS Project
5 2 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.09%) SAP BPC
2 3 (3.09%) SAP MII
3 2 (2.06%) SAP SRM
4 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.03%) HFM
4 1 (1.03%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Azure Active Directory
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.34%) DHCP
1 11 (11.34%) DNS
2 5 (5.15%) SAN
3 4 (4.12%) Internet
3 4 (4.12%) LDAP
4 3 (3.09%) Firewall
4 3 (3.09%) Kerberos
4 3 (3.09%) NAS
5 1 (1.03%) Extranet
5 1 (1.03%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.03%) Intranet
5 1 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.03%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.03%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.22%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.09%) MaxDB
4 3 (3.09%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.06%) MySQL
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.03%) Big Data
6 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.03%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) NWDI
1 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.03%) Hudson
3 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (14.43%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Advertising
2 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.09%) Marketing
2 3 (3.09%) Retail
3 2 (2.06%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Local Government
4 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.12%) .NET
1 4 (4.12%) LAMP
2 3 (3.09%) CSS
2 3 (3.09%) HTML
2 3 (3.09%) OAuth
2 3 (3.09%) SAML
2 3 (3.09%) SAP Basis
3 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.06%) Mason
4 1 (1.03%) jQuery
4 1 (1.03%) JSF
4 1 (1.03%) PostGIS
4 1 (1.03%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.12%) Clustering
3 3 (3.09%) PKI
4 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.06%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.06%) NHS
4 2 (2.06%) Replication
4 2 (2.06%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.03%) PMI
5 1 (1.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Windows
2 12 (12.37%) Linux
3 7 (7.22%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.15%) Unix
6 4 (4.12%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.06%) AIX
8 2 (2.06%) Solaris
8 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.03%) CentOS
9 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.37%) ITIL
2 8 (8.25%) Project Management
3 6 (6.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (5.15%) Migration
4 5 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (5.15%) Workflow
5 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (4.12%) SOA
6 3 (3.09%) Change Management
6 3 (3.09%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (3.09%) Identity Management
6 3 (3.09%) ITSM
6 3 (3.09%) Logistics
6 3 (3.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.06%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.06%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.06%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.06%) Security Architecture
7 2 (2.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.43%) SQL
2 9 (9.28%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.06%) Apex Code
3 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.06%) Java
3 2 (2.06%) VBScript
4 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.03%) Progress 4GL
4 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.03%) VB
4 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.09%) BC Cleared
3 3 (3.09%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.06%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (2.06%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.06%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.03%) Degree
5 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.03%) OCA
5 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) PMO
2 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 12 (12.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.15%) vSphere
3 4 (4.12%) FreeRADIUS
4 3 (3.09%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.06%) XenApp
6 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.03%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (5.15%) Nagios
1 5 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.15%) WSUS
2 2 (2.06%) EMC Navisphere
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.06%) Puppet
2 2 (2.06%) SCCM
3 1 (1.03%) Ansible
3 1 (1.03%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.03%) Graphite
3 1 (1.03%) logstash
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.03%) OpenAM
3 1 (1.03%) OpenView
3 1 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.03%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 26 (26.80%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.53%) Oracle
3 10 (10.31%) SAP
4 9 (9.28%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (8.25%) VMware
6 5 (5.15%) Citrix
7 4 (4.12%) Cisco
8 3 (3.09%) HP
8 3 (3.09%) Progress
8 3 (3.09%) Sybase
9 2 (2.06%) Dell
9 2 (2.06%) EMC
9 2 (2.06%) IBM
9 2 (2.06%) Planview
10 1 (1.03%) Ariba
10 1 (1.03%) Cognos
10 1 (1.03%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.03%) Juniper
10 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.03%) Sun
Essex
Mason Frank International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago