Period
to 19 April 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £288 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 April 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
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 105 81
Rank change year-on-year +7 -24 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 106 86 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.38% 1.97% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 2.06% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 60
East of England median daily rate £288 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £125 £113 £155
90th Percentile £453 £428 £454
England median daily rate £375 £363 £360
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.69% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 15
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £9.65 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.88% -35.67% -26.83%
10th Percentile £10.50 £8.95 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.25 £14.25 £45.35
England median hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +5.36% -6.67% +10.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4,229 4,165 4,844
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.91% 95.24% 96.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,386 2,478 2,859
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £193 £200 £213
90th Percentile £584 £561 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 293 334 405
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £21.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +1.19% +13.51%
10th Percentile £10.73 £10.57 £10.50
90th Percentile £46.25 £47.50 £50.64
England median hourly rate £18.69 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.62% - +11.76%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 19 April 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 April 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
Hertfordshire +12 46 £160 -48.39% 22
Cambridgeshire +5 39 £350 +30.84% 23
Bedfordshire -1 8 £400 - 1
Essex -10 8 £300 +26.18% 9
Suffolk +3 5 £103 -24.77% 5
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 East of England region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 30 (28.30%) Windows
2 28 (26.42%) Linux
3 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
4 17 (16.04%) SQL
5 16 (15.09%) Microsoft Excel
5 16 (15.09%) Migration
6 14 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (11.32%) Finance
7 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
8 11 (10.38%) Oracle
8 11 (10.38%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (9.43%) High Availability
9 10 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (9.43%) Windows Server
10 9 (8.49%) Telecoms
10 9 (8.49%) MySQL
10 9 (8.49%) Perl
11 8 (7.55%) HTML
11 8 (7.55%) CRM
11 8 (7.55%) Python
11 8 (7.55%) Replication
11 8 (7.55%) Firewall
11 8 (7.55%) Red Hat
11 8 (7.55%) Project Management
11 8 (7.55%) Data Entry
11 8 (7.55%) Docker
12 7 (6.60%) Data Centre

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 6 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.83%) Apache
3 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.89%) Confluence
4 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.89%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.94%) CMS
5 1 (0.94%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (15.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (4.72%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.89%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.94%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.72%) Office 365
4 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.94%) GitHub
4 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) Firewall
2 5 (4.72%) DNS
2 5 (4.72%) Internet
2 5 (4.72%) LAN
2 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.83%) WAN
4 2 (1.89%) ADSL
4 2 (1.89%) FTP
4 2 (1.89%) HTTP
4 2 (1.89%) SSH
4 2 (1.89%) SSL
4 2 (1.89%) VPN
4 2 (1.89%) Wireless
5 1 (0.94%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.94%) NAS
5 1 (0.94%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.94%) SAN
5 1 (0.94%) Skype
5 1 (0.94%) SMS
5 1 (0.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.49%) MySQL
3 6 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.77%) DB2
4 4 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.83%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.94%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (0.94%) Impala
7 1 (0.94%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (4.72%) JIRA
2 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.83%) Subversion
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.94%) GoCD
5 1 (0.94%) Gradle
5 1 (0.94%) gulp
5 1 (0.94%) Maven
5 1 (0.94%) Selenium
5 1 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (11.32%) Finance
2 9 (8.49%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.66%) Marketing
4 4 (3.77%) Billing
5 3 (2.83%) Banking
5 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.83%) Retail
6 2 (1.89%) Automotive
6 2 (1.89%) Electronics
6 2 (1.89%) Publishing
6 2 (1.89%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.94%) Advertising
7 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.94%) German Language
7 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) HTML
2 6 (5.66%) CSS
3 3 (2.83%) Ajax
3 3 (2.83%) XHTML
3 3 (2.83%) XML
4 2 (1.89%) Web Services
5 1 (0.94%) .NET
5 1 (0.94%) Browserify
5 1 (0.94%) EDI
5 1 (0.94%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.94%) ODBC
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Replication
2 7 (6.60%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.72%) Clustering
4 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.89%) NHS
5 2 (1.89%) PKI
5 2 (1.89%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.94%) Blog
6 1 (0.94%) CMDB
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.30%) Windows
2 28 (26.42%) Linux
3 10 (9.43%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.66%) Unix
5 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.72%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.89%) CentOS
8 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.94%) FreeNAS
9 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.09%) Migration
2 14 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (9.43%) High Availability
5 8 (7.55%) CRM
5 8 (7.55%) Data Entry
5 8 (7.55%) Project Management
6 7 (6.60%) Open Source
7 6 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (5.66%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (5.66%) Data Migration
7 6 (5.66%) DevOps
7 6 (5.66%) ITIL
8 5 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.77%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (3.77%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (3.77%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.04%) SQL
2 9 (8.49%) Perl
3 8 (7.55%) Python
4 6 (5.66%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.72%) Java
5 5 (4.72%) PHP
6 4 (3.77%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.94%) C#
8 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.83%) Degree
4 2 (1.89%) MCSA
4 2 (1.89%) MCSE
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) PMO
2 3 (2.83%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.89%) GDPR
3 2 (1.89%) SLA
4 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) Docker
2 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.77%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (3.77%) XenApp
4 3 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.89%) vSphere
6 1 (0.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.94%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) Puppet
2 5 (4.72%) Rancher
3 4 (3.77%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (1.89%) Nagios
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.89%) Stealthwatch
5 1 (0.94%) Ansible
5 1 (0.94%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.94%) Salt
5 1 (0.94%) SCCM
5 1 (0.94%) SCOM
5 1 (0.94%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.94%) vMotion
5 1 (0.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.38%) Oracle
2 11 (10.38%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (7.55%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.60%) SAP
5 6 (5.66%) Atlassian
5 6 (5.66%) VMware
6 5 (4.72%) Citrix
7 4 (3.77%) Cisco
7 4 (3.77%) Percona
8 3 (2.83%) IBM
8 3 (2.83%) NetApp
9 2 (1.89%) Aruba
9 2 (1.89%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.89%) HP
9 2 (1.89%) Juniper
9 2 (1.89%) ShoreTel
10 1 (0.94%) Facebook
10 1 (0.94%) Splunk
10 1 (0.94%) Twitter