Period
to 20 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

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 > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 81 68
Rank change year-on-year -14 -13 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 25 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.41% 1.33% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.40% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 14
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £283 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.89% -8.13% -6.82%
10th Percentile £278 £176 £236
90th Percentile £488 £350 £394
Scotland median daily rate £331 £340 £350
% change year-on-year -2.57% -2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.00 £17.39 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.75% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £11.00 £14.20 £22.00
% change year-on-year -22.51% -35.48% +29.41%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,696 1,215 1,211
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 95.29% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 647 683
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £262 £234 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £16.68 £17.50 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.69% +26.24% -49.48%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.60 £9.38
90th Percentile £35.75 £195.00 £36.25
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -35.00% +16.28% +13.16%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Glasgow

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Glasgow

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Glasgow over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Glasgow

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) AIX
3 8 (32.00%) IBM
4 7 (28.00%) IBM Domino
4 7 (28.00%) Unix
5 6 (24.00%) Windows
5 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) IBM Connections
6 5 (20.00%) DB2
6 5 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (20.00%) IBM Notes
7 4 (16.00%) Service Management
7 4 (16.00%) Finance
7 4 (16.00%) Solaris
7 4 (16.00%) SQL
8 3 (12.00%) FMCG
8 3 (12.00%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (12.00%) SAP
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.00%) MS Access
9 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Security Management
9 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.00%) VPN
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (8.00%) RHEV

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 7 (28.00%) IBM Domino
2 5 (20.00%) IBM Connections
2 5 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (8.00%) AWS CloudTrail
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) ADSL
2 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.00%) MPLS
2 1 (4.00%) PSTN
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) SMS
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) DB2
2 3 (12.00%) MS Access
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) Power BI
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Billing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) FMCG
2 1 (4.00%) Blog
2 1 (4.00%) CMDB
2 1 (4.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) AIX
3 7 (28.00%) Unix
4 6 (24.00%) Windows
5 4 (16.00%) Solaris
6 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.00%) HPUX
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Service Management
2 3 (12.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (8.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (8.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (8.00%) Security Management
3 2 (8.00%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Use Case
4 1 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Escalation Management
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.00%) Proactive Management
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Kibana
1 1 (4.00%) logstash
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) IBM
2 6 (24.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Lotus
5 1 (4.00%) BT
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) Openreach
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter
5 1 (4.00%) VMware