Period
to 21 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 45 57
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 29 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.74% 1.95% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.96% 2.12% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 11
Gloucestershire median daily rate £500 £264 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +89.57% -12.08% -25.00%
10th Percentile £253 £228 £116
90th Percentile £543 £410 £313
South West median daily rate £400 £360 £320
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -19.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% +40.00%
South West median hourly rate £36.25 £20.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year +79.01% +44.64% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 733 566 760
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.58% 92.18% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 257 472
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £263 £213 £158
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 58 87
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.36 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.53% - -35.29%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.45 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £55.26 £45.85
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +40.00% -9.09% -15.38%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Gloucestershire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Gloucestershire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Gloucestershire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Gloucestershire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -7 12 £515 +94.34% 3
Cirencester - 2 £425 -
Gloucester -1 1 - - 7
Administrator
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 21 (72.41%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (48.28%) DV Cleared
3 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
4 10 (34.48%) Unix
4 10 (34.48%) CentOS
5 9 (31.03%) Oracle
6 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (27.59%) High Availability
6 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (24.14%) SQL
7 7 (24.14%) Solaris
7 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
8 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
8 6 (20.69%) Windows
8 6 (20.69%) VMware
9 5 (17.24%) Clustering
9 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
9 5 (17.24%) Data Security
9 5 (17.24%) Replication
9 5 (17.24%) MySQL
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
9 5 (17.24%) HP
9 5 (17.24%) Cisco
9 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 5 (17.24%) Task Automation
9 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
9 5 (17.24%) Big Data
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) JBoss
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) OpenShift
2 2 (6.90%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Firepower
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Big Data
1 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Database
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Java EE
1 3 (10.34%) JSON
1 3 (10.34%) Middleware
1 3 (10.34%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 5 (17.24%) Replication
3 4 (13.79%) Fat Client
3 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Thin Client
4 3 (10.34%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (34.48%) CentOS
3 10 (34.48%) Unix
4 7 (24.14%) Solaris
5 6 (20.69%) Windows
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
7 4 (13.79%) Windows 10
7 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
7 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (27.59%) High Availability
1 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (17.24%) Data Security
2 5 (17.24%) Task Automation
3 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Leadership
4 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 3 (10.34%) SOA
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
3 4 (13.79%) C
4 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) DV Cleared
1 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) MCSA
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) CISSP
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (17.24%) vSphere
3 4 (13.79%) Terminal Server
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.34%) Docker
5 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (13.79%) WSUS
3 3 (10.34%) Ansible
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
4 5 (17.24%) HP
5 4 (13.79%) Sybase
5 4 (13.79%) Wyse
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.90%) SAP
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix