The median contractor rate for a Administrator was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 53 47 48
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 19 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.16% 3.16% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 3.28% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 9
Median daily rate £375 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £123 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.65
% change year-on-year -6.66% +9.89%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 835 1462 1327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.78% 96.12% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 792 739
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Edinburgh

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Edinburgh

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Edinburgh

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Edinburgh

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) Oracle
4 9 (24.32%) SAP
4 9 (24.32%) Sybase
4 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (24.32%) BusinessObjects
4 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
4 9 (24.32%) SAP BW
4 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (24.32%) SAP Basis
4 9 (24.32%) SAP MII
4 9 (24.32%) SAP BPC
4 9 (24.32%) NWDI
4 9 (24.32%) MaxDB
5 8 (21.62%) Linux
6 6 (16.22%) Apache
6 6 (16.22%) Tomcat
6 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
6 6 (16.22%) ITIL
6 6 (16.22%) Banking
6 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (13.51%) ServiceNow
7 5 (13.51%) Migration
7 5 (13.51%) Finance
7 5 (13.51%) SAN
8 4 (10.81%) Veritas
8 4 (10.81%) EMC
8 4 (10.81%) HP
8 4 (10.81%) Law

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (16.22%) Apache
1 6 (16.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.81%) JBoss
3 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.41%) MQSeries
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (24.32%) SAP BPC
1 9 (24.32%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) FTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (24.32%) MaxDB
2 9 (24.32%) SAP BW
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) NWDI
General
1 6 (16.22%) Banking
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 4 (10.81%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) SAP Basis
2 2 (5.41%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.70%) Visualforce
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.41%) CMDB
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.70%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) HACMP
3 1 (2.70%) iPad
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) AIX
2 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Unix
3 3 (8.11%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (16.22%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (13.51%) Migration
4 4 (10.81%) Workflow
5 3 (8.11%) Analytics
5 3 (8.11%) Change Control
5 3 (8.11%) Content Management
5 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
5 3 (8.11%) High Availability
5 3 (8.11%) ITSM
6 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.41%) DevOps
6 2 (5.41%) Service Management
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.70%) ETL
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) Apex Code
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) BC Cleared
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.70%) MCITP
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) SRDF
1 3 (8.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.70%) ACF2
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.70%) RACF
2 1 (2.70%) vCloud
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) TeamSite
2 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) zSecure
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle
2 9 (24.32%) Red Hat
2 9 (24.32%) SAP
2 9 (24.32%) Sybase
3 5 (13.51%) ServiceNow
4 4 (10.81%) EMC
4 4 (10.81%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) Veritas
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) Brocade
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) Mitel
5 1 (2.70%) Nintex
5 1 (2.70%) Open-E
5 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
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