The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 49 36
Rank change year-on-year -13 -13  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 8 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.87% 1.90% 3.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.94% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 16
Median daily rate £275 £255 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.84% -36.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +280.95%  
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 Essex. 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
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 406 463 617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.08% 97.89% 97.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 223 371
Median daily rate £475 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 108 46
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.96% -13.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £36.00 £45.00
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 Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Essex

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Essex

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Essex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Essex

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Essex

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Essex 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
Chelmsford - 2 £200 -
Colchester - 2 £413 -
Harlow - 1 - -
Administrator
East of England

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

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 Essex region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (31.25%) SQL
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) SAP Basis
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Office 365
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) MaxDB
4 2 (12.50%) SIEM
4 2 (12.50%) SAP BPC
4 2 (12.50%) NWDI
4 2 (12.50%) SCCM
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) SAP MII
4 2 (12.50%) BC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) VMware

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP BPC
1 2 (12.50%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (12.50%) MaxDB
2 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) NWDI
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Basis
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) High Availability
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) SIEM
2 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) BC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCPD
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSD
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) ZENworks
2 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) OpenView
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) Sybase
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
4 1 (6.25%) Siebel