Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Administrator was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Data Administrator
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 787 805 786
Rank change year-on-year +18 -19 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Data Administrator 62 71 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.066% 0.073% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% 0.078% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 36 53
England median daily rate £250 £394 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.51% -4.55% +83.33%
10th Percentile £151 £122 £113
90th Percentile £558 £719 £579
UK median daily rate £250 £394 £431
% change year-on-year -36.51% -8.70% +91.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 17
England median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £11.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.58% -2.34%
10th Percentile £8.88 £9.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £15.05 £17.50 £19.46
UK median hourly rate £11.87 £12.00 £11.46
% change year-on-year -1.13% +4.69% -0.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89119 91561 99256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.77% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59385 60311 64207
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2639 2960 3840
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.96 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Data Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Administrator in England

Data Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Administrator in England

Data Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Administrator in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Administrator in England

Data Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Administrator in England

Data Administrator
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Administrator within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
South East +8 22 £356 -9.81%
London -33 22 £250 -36.51%
Midlands +27 8 £211 -
North of England +58 6 £577 +17.76%
North West +25 6 £577 +142.95%
East of England -13 5 £150 -50.00%
East Midlands - 5 - -
West Midlands - 2 £211 -
South West +10 1 £175 -
Data Administrator
UK

Data Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Data 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 England region featuring Data Administrator in the job title.

1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.52%) SAP
3 9 (14.52%) Incident Management
3 9 (14.52%) Hadoop
3 9 (14.52%) Big Data
4 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (12.90%) Linux
4 8 (12.90%) SAS
5 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (11.29%) Visualisation
5 7 (11.29%) Problem Management
6 6 (9.68%) Release Management
6 6 (9.68%) Data Entry
6 6 (9.68%) Windows
6 6 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (9.68%) Change Management
6 6 (9.68%) Finance
6 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
6 6 (9.68%) Capacity Management
7 5 (8.06%) High Availability
7 5 (8.06%) Cloudera
7 5 (8.06%) Dashboard Development
7 5 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.06%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 5 (8.06%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
7 5 (8.06%) Migration
8 4 (6.45%) Banking

Data Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (12.90%) SAS
2 3 (4.84%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.61%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) SAN
2 3 (4.84%) NAS
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.23%) DNS
3 2 (3.23%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.61%) Intranet
4 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) Big Data
1 9 (14.52%) Hadoop
2 6 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) DB2
4 2 (3.23%) HBase
4 2 (3.23%) OLAP
4 2 (3.23%) OLTP
4 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (3.23%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.61%) Cloudera CDH
5 1 (1.61%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.61%) Impala
5 1 (1.61%) Power BI
5 1 (1.61%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.61%) Sqoop
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Publishing
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) Kafka
2 2 (3.23%) COM
2 2 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.23%) XML
2 2 (3.23%) XSD
2 2 (3.23%) XSLT
3 1 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.84%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.23%) Pricing Data
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.61%) Fintech
5 1 (1.61%) Infotainment
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
4 1 (1.61%) Debian
4 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.52%) Incident Management
2 7 (11.29%) Problem Management
2 7 (11.29%) Visualisation
3 6 (9.68%) Capacity Management
3 6 (9.68%) Change Management
3 6 (9.68%) Data Entry
3 6 (9.68%) Release Management
4 5 (8.06%) Dashboard Development
4 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
4 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
4 5 (8.06%) High Availability
4 5 (8.06%) Migration
4 5 (8.06%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.45%) Data Management
5 4 (6.45%) ETL
5 4 (6.45%) ITIL
6 3 (4.84%) CRM
6 3 (4.84%) DevOps
6 3 (4.84%) Identity Management
6 3 (4.84%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) Java
2 2 (3.23%) Python
2 2 (3.23%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) VBA
2 2 (3.23%) XPath
3 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.61%) Perl
3 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.61%) Degree
3 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) GDPR
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) MiFID
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) HDFS
2 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Ambari
2 1 (1.61%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.61%) Oozie
2 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) SAP
3 5 (8.06%) Cloudera
3 5 (8.06%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (6.45%) Google
4 4 (6.45%) Remedy
4 4 (6.45%) Tableau
5 3 (4.84%) Hortonworks
5 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco
6 2 (3.23%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle
7 1 (1.61%) HP
7 1 (1.61%) MapR
7 1 (1.61%) MicroStrategy