Period
to 8 December 2019

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 53 51
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 0
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 28 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.52% 2.62% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 2.76% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 4
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £500 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +95.12% -14.58%
10th Percentile £214 £243 £227
90th Percentile £538 £548 £452
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - £17.50
South West median hourly rate £30.01 £37.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year -19.97% +85.19% +8.00%

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 782 725 606
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.36% 95.02% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 406 279
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £195
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
South West median daily rate £433 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +1.76% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 68 57
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £17.50 £11.17 £11.31
90th Percentile £59.28 £48.75 £57.55
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.63 £27.50
% change year-on-year +12.28% +29.55% +4.76%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 11 £515 -0.96% 8
Gloucester +13 7 £313 - 7
Cirencester +7 1 £413 -17.50%
Administrator
South West

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 19 (67.86%) Linux
3 13 (46.43%) DV Cleared
4 12 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (28.57%) Middleware
6 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
6 6 (21.43%) Solaris
6 6 (21.43%) Big Data
6 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (17.86%) Technical Leadership
7 5 (17.86%) Unix
7 5 (17.86%) C
8 4 (14.29%) Clustering
8 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
8 4 (14.29%) CentOS
8 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
9 3 (10.71%) SCCM
9 3 (10.71%) SCOM
9 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
9 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
9 3 (10.71%) High Availability
9 3 (10.71%) Ansible
9 3 (10.71%) Docker
9 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
9 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
9 3 (10.71%) OpenShift
9 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (10.71%) Task Automation

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 (10.71%) Apache
1 3 (10.71%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) WAAS
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Big Data
2 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Middleware
2 3 (10.71%) Java EE
2 3 (10.71%) JSON
2 3 (10.71%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Clustering
3 3 (10.71%) PKI
3 3 (10.71%) Replication
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Linux
2 12 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Solaris
4 5 (17.86%) Unix
5 4 (14.29%) CentOS
6 3 (10.71%) Windows
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
1 5 (17.86%) Technical Leadership
2 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.71%) Data Security
2 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (10.71%) High Availability
2 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.71%) Task Automation
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (3.57%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.57%) Network Management
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Scrum
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.57%) Time Management
4 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C
2 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.71%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) DV Cleared
3 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) APMP
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) DFS Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Firmware
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.57%) RACF
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Ansible
1 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) CA Endevor
2 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (3.57%) SCDPM
2 1 (3.57%) SCSM
2 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
2 1 (3.57%) zSecure
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.71%) HP
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Sybase
4 1 (3.57%) Veritas