Period
to 15 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 15 January 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
15 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 53 47
Rank change year-on-year -19 -6 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 16 27 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.40% 2.56% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 2.71% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 24
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £340 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +12.82%
10th Percentile £131 £231 £163
90th Percentile £451 £400 £438
Scotland median daily rate £375 £340 £330
% change year-on-year +10.29% +3.03% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.50 £10.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -81.82% +323.08%
Scotland median hourly rate £15.50 £10.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +55.00% -81.82% +358.33%

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 1,096 997 1,441
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 94.68% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 627 507 773
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £224 £190 £197
90th Percentile £500 £460 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 14
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £16.91 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.27% -41.69% +75.76%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.63 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £17.32 £21.75
% change year-on-year +9.70% -20.37% +24.29%

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 15 January 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 15 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) Middleware
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 3 (18.75%) UML
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) AIX
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Use Case
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) EnterpriseDB
4 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (12.50%) Office 365
4 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell

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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Domino
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) MPLS
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) Regular Expression
2 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
1 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) AIX
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
1 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (18.75%) SOA
1 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
1 3 (18.75%) UML
1 3 (18.75%) Use Case
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Line Management
2 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Content Management
3 1 (6.25%) Facilities Management
3 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) SIEM
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CISSP
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ECDL
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) COBIT
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) BladeLogic
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (6.25%) EnCase
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) EnterpriseDB
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe
4 1 (6.25%) Altiris
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Lotus
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Splunk
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec