The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £289 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 64 32
Rank change year-on-year -4 -32  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 66 67 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.87% 2.64% 5.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 2.75% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 106
Median daily rate £289 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% -14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £140 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £388 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 23
Median hourly rate £12.50 £31.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.31% +53.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.64 £28.30 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.55 £38.30 £31.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.13 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +8.65% -4.37%  

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 2158 2438 2915
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.83% 96.21% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1391 1728
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 193 261
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -1.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £12.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

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 24 June 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
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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 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
Hertfordshire -5 19 £343 +38.38% 7
Cambridgeshire -10 15 £275 -15.38% 5
Norfolk +12 12 - -
Essex -13 8 £275 +7.84% 1
Suffolk +18 6 £190 -36.66% 4
Bedfordshire -4 6 £525 +281.81% 2
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 31 (30.69%) Linux
2 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
2 25 (24.75%) Active Directory
3 23 (22.77%) Unix
4 19 (18.81%) Windows
5 17 (16.83%) Microsoft Office
6 15 (14.85%) High Availability
7 13 (12.87%) Cloudera
7 13 (12.87%) Hadoop
7 13 (12.87%) Java
8 12 (11.88%) Kerberos
9 11 (10.89%) SQL
9 11 (10.89%) SAP
9 11 (10.89%) Security Cleared
9 11 (10.89%) Windows Server
10 10 (9.90%) Oracle
10 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Excel
11 9 (8.91%) Finance
11 9 (8.91%) VMware
11 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
12 7 (6.93%) Solaris
13 6 (5.94%) ITIL
13 6 (5.94%) .NET
13 6 (5.94%) Perl
13 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
13 6 (5.94%) Migration
13 6 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (5.94%) Project Management
13 6 (5.94%) DV Cleared
13 6 (5.94%) PowerShell

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 (5.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.95%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.98%) Apache
4 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.98%) IIS
4 2 (1.98%) MediaWiki
5 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.99%) CMS
5 1 (0.99%) Confluence
5 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.99%) JBoss
5 1 (0.99%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.99%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (16.83%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.98%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.99%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Maximo
1 2 (1.98%) SAP BPC
1 2 (1.98%) SAP MII
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.94%) Office 365
2 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.99%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.99%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (0.99%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.88%) Kerberos
2 5 (4.95%) Firewall
2 5 (4.95%) LDAP
2 5 (4.95%) SAN
3 4 (3.96%) DHCP
3 4 (3.96%) DNS
3 4 (3.96%) NAS
4 3 (2.97%) Internet
4 3 (2.97%) LAN
4 3 (2.97%) WAN
4 3 (2.97%) X.500
5 2 (1.98%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.99%) Extranet
6 1 (0.99%) IMAP
6 1 (0.99%) Intranet
6 1 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.99%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (0.99%) SNMP
6 1 (0.99%) Telepresence
6 1 (0.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) Hadoop
2 9 (8.91%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.97%) EDRMS
3 3 (2.97%) GIS
3 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.97%) MySQL
3 3 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.97%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.98%) DB2
4 2 (1.98%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (1.98%) MaxDB
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.98%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.98%) NWDI
2 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.99%) GitLab
General
1 9 (8.91%) Finance
2 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.98%) Advertising
3 2 (1.98%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.98%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Banking
4 1 (0.99%) Law
4 1 (0.99%) Legal
4 1 (0.99%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.99%) Marketing
4 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.99%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.94%) .NET
2 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.97%) CSS
2 3 (2.97%) HTML
2 3 (2.97%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (0.99%) JSF
3 1 (0.99%) JSON
3 1 (0.99%) Mason
3 1 (0.99%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.99%) XML
3 1 (0.99%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.97%) User Experience
3 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.98%) NHS
3 2 (1.98%) Replication
4 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.99%) Clustering
4 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.99%) Digital Signage
4 1 (0.99%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.99%) Photography
4 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.69%) Linux
2 23 (22.77%) Unix
3 19 (18.81%) Windows
4 11 (10.89%) Windows Server
5 7 (6.93%) Solaris
6 4 (3.96%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.97%) AIX
7 3 (2.97%) Debian
7 3 (2.97%) HPUX
7 3 (2.97%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.97%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.97%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.99%) CentOS
8 1 (0.99%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.85%) High Availability
2 6 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (5.94%) ITIL
2 6 (5.94%) Migration
2 6 (5.94%) Project Management
3 5 (4.95%) Change Management
4 4 (3.96%) Asset Management
4 4 (3.96%) Data Entry
4 4 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (2.97%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (2.97%) Information Security
5 3 (2.97%) ITSM
5 3 (2.97%) Software Engineering
5 3 (2.97%) Workflow
6 2 (1.98%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (1.98%) Configuration Management
6 2 (1.98%) Data Protection
6 2 (1.98%) Security Architecture
6 2 (1.98%) Time Management
6 2 (1.98%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.87%) Java
2 11 (10.89%) SQL
3 6 (5.94%) Bash Shell
3 6 (5.94%) Perl
3 6 (5.94%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.95%) Python
4 5 (4.95%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.98%) Apex Code
5 2 (1.98%) Korn
6 1 (0.99%) AWK
6 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.99%) JCL
6 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.99%) sed
6 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.99%) VB
6 1 (0.99%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (10.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.94%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) Degree
4 2 (1.98%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (0.99%) MCPD
5 1 (0.99%) MCSA
5 1 (0.99%) MCSD
5 1 (0.99%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) GDPR
1 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.98%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.98%) PMO
2 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.99%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (24.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.97%) Samba
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.98%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.98%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.99%) RACF
5 1 (0.99%) SRDF
5 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) SCCM
2 2 (1.98%) Ansible
2 2 (1.98%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.98%) EMC Navisphere
2 2 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.98%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.99%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.99%) EMC TimeFinder
3 1 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.99%) Nagios
3 1 (0.99%) NetApp OnCommand
3 1 (0.99%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.99%) OpenView
3 1 (0.99%) Puppet
3 1 (0.99%) SnapMirror
3 1 (0.99%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.99%) zSecure
Vendors
1 25 (24.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.87%) Cloudera
3 11 (10.89%) SAP
4 10 (9.90%) Oracle
5 9 (8.91%) VMware
6 5 (4.95%) HP
7 4 (3.96%) Cisco
7 4 (3.96%) Dell
7 4 (3.96%) EMC
7 4 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.97%) Capita
8 3 (2.97%) ESRI
8 3 (2.97%) IBM
8 3 (2.97%) NetApp
8 3 (2.97%) Sun
9 2 (1.98%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.98%) Citrix
9 2 (1.98%) Google
9 2 (1.98%) Progress
9 2 (1.98%) Sybase
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