Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 17 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.

Administrator
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 60 51
Rank change year-on-year -17 -9 +20
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 20 28 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.53% 2.49% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 2.63% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 31
Glasgow median daily rate £325 £340 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +3.03% +12.82%
10th Percentile £124 £266 £196
90th Percentile £430 £400 £438
Scotland median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Glasgow median hourly rate - £10.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -81.82% +323.08%
Scotland median hourly rate £14.75 £10.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +47.50% -81.82% +378.26%

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 1263 1065 1637
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.56% 94.58% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 572 853
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £225
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £365
% change year-on-year +7.64% -1.37% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 27 31
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.50 £13.38 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.74% -51.24% +66.30%
10th Percentile £10.35 £9.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £36.50 £41.35 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £17.00 £22.93
% change year-on-year +18.88% -25.85% +31.00%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 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 Glasgow region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (40.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) Office 365
3 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Use Case
5 3 (15.00%) Open Source
5 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (15.00%) Middleware
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 3 (15.00%) AIX
5 3 (15.00%) DNS
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) Unix
6 2 (10.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) MySQL
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (10.00%) Law
6 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow

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 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Domino
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) Skype
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) DBAmp
1 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (5.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) AIX
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Open Source
2 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) SOA
2 3 (15.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (15.00%) UML
2 3 (15.00%) Use Case
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Data Validation
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Validation
3 2 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Apex Code
1 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) Ruby
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) COBIT
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) PMO
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.00%) EnCase
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) IBM
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) EnterpriseDB
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (10.00%) Talend
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Altiris
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Lotus
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Splunk
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec