Period
to 20 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 20 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 83 60
Rank change year-on-year -5 -23 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 27 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.62% 1.27% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.33% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 20
Glasgow median daily rate £365 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.31% +1.56% -3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £175 £223
90th Percentile £450 £430 £400
Scotland median daily rate £350 £350 £316
% change year-on-year - +10.94% -9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £10.00
Scotland median hourly rate £11.44 £14.75 £10.00
% change year-on-year -22.44% +47.50% -72.79%

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 1,601 1,283 1,158
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.87% 96.10% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 907 666 634
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £246 £250 £213
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £383 £360
% change year-on-year +4.58% +6.25% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 49 24
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +46.09% -33.22%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.40 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.10 £41.05 £42.18
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year -19.54% +14.47% -5.00%

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 20 October 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 October 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 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
3 6 (22.22%) Unix
3 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (18.52%) AIX
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (14.81%) Solaris
5 4 (14.81%) Apache
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
6 3 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 3 (11.11%) FMCG
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (11.11%) MariaDB
6 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (11.11%) Ansible
6 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (11.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 3 (11.11%) MS Access
6 3 (11.11%) CRM
6 3 (11.11%) MySQL
6 3 (11.11%) SAP
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery

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 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) Confluence
3 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 2 (7.41%) SAS
4 1 (3.70%) nginx
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.41%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MariaDB
1 3 (11.11%) MS Access
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.70%) Billing
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) FMCG
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.70%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Unix
3 5 (18.52%) AIX
4 4 (14.81%) Solaris
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (11.11%) CRM
2 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
3 2 (7.41%) Security Management
3 2 (7.41%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Service Management
3 2 (7.41%) SIEM
3 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) Ruby
2 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
1 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) Kibana
2 2 (7.41%) logstash
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
2 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Twitter