The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 26 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 48 39
Rank change year-on-year -11 -9  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 23 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.89% 3.78% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 3.96% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 26
Median daily rate £350 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +4.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £260 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £428 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.80 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +6.13% -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 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 1170 1264 1370
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 96.30% 95.47% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 695 716
Median daily rate £375 £400 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.99%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 19
Median hourly rate £15.86 £29.16 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.60% +45.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Edinburgh

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 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 Edinburgh region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (23.81%) Apache
1 10 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
3 7 (16.67%) Solaris
3 7 (16.67%) Linux
3 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (14.29%) Windows
5 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.90%) Java
5 5 (11.90%) SQL
5 5 (11.90%) Unix
5 5 (11.90%) High Availability
5 5 (11.90%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
6 4 (9.52%) SAN
6 4 (9.52%) Change Management
6 4 (9.52%) JBoss
6 4 (9.52%) AIX
6 4 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
6 4 (9.52%) Finance
6 4 (9.52%) Law
6 4 (9.52%) VMware
6 4 (9.52%) Network Design
7 3 (7.14%) Banking
7 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.14%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) CMDB

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 10 (23.81%) Apache
1 10 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.52%) JBoss
3 2 (4.76%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (2.38%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.38%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) DSL
3 1 (2.38%) NAS
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.76%) DB2
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.38%) IMS/DB
4 1 (2.38%) MaxDB
4 1 (2.38%) PowerCenter
4 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.38%) GitLab
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) NWDI
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
1 4 (9.52%) Law
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) CGI
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.38%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) CMDB
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
1 7 (16.67%) Solaris
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
3 5 (11.90%) Unix
4 4 (9.52%) AIX
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.90%) High Availability
2 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (9.52%) Change Management
2 4 (9.52%) Network Design
2 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
3 3 (7.14%) Analytics
3 3 (7.14%) DevOps
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL
3 3 (7.14%) Migration
3 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.76%) Change Control
4 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.38%) Logistics
5 1 (2.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) Java
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.38%) Apex Code
3 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.38%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) MCDBA
1 1 (2.38%) MCITP
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.76%) SRDF
2 2 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) ACF2
3 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Docker
3 1 (2.38%) RACF
3 1 (2.38%) vCloud
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (4.76%) TeamSite
3 1 (2.38%) Ansible
3 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.38%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.38%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.38%) Xymon
3 1 (2.38%) zSecure
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.52%) VMware
4 3 (7.14%) EMC
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) HP
5 2 (4.76%) IBM
5 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.76%) Veritas
6 1 (2.38%) Adobe
6 1 (2.38%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.38%) Informatica
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (2.38%) Nintex
6 1 (2.38%) Open-E
6 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Sybase
6 1 (2.38%) Synology
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