The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £343 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 24 June 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 35 36
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 19 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.04% 3.64% 4.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 3.76% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 24
Median daily rate £343 £248 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.38% -29.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £145 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £430 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £11.95 £31.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.05% +131.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £31.50 £8.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £31.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.13 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +8.65% -4.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 578 638 826
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 92.63% 96.67% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 324 432
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 37 74
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.53% -16.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.25 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.95 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Hertfordshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Hertfordshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Hertfordshire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Hertfordshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hatfield - 7 £288 -
Watford -15 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead +8 1 £450 +181.25% 3
Welwyn - 1 £388 -
Administrator
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (21.43%) Unix
4 6 (21.43%) Windows
5 5 (17.86%) SAP
5 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
6 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 4 (14.29%) Perl
6 4 (14.29%) Solaris
6 4 (14.29%) LDAP
6 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 4 (14.29%) HP
6 4 (14.29%) Dell
6 4 (14.29%) Finance
7 3 (10.71%) Samba
7 3 (10.71%) X.500
7 3 (10.71%) SAN
7 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
7 3 (10.71%) Sun
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco
7 3 (10.71%) LAN
7 3 (10.71%) WAN
7 3 (10.71%) HPUX
7 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) LDAP
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) X.500
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 2 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (3.57%) SNMP
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) Telepresence
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) JSON
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Unix
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.29%) Solaris
5 3 (10.71%) HPUX
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.57%) AIX
6 1 (3.57%) CentOS
6 1 (3.57%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (3.57%) Debian
6 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.14%) Time Management
1 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (7.14%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.57%) Analytics
2 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
2 1 (3.57%) Change Control
2 1 (3.57%) Change Management
2 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
2 1 (3.57%) Data Entry
2 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
2 1 (3.57%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (3.57%) IT Strategy
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL
2 1 (3.57%) Migration
2 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
2 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
2 1 (3.57%) Scrum
2 1 (3.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 4 (14.29%) Perl
2 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.57%) AWK
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) JCL
3 1 (3.57%) Korn
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) sed
3 1 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Samba
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.57%) RACF
4 1 (3.57%) SRDF
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) EMC TimeFinder
1 1 (3.57%) NetApp OnCommand
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) SnapMirror
1 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
1 1 (3.57%) zSecure
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) SAP
3 4 (14.29%) Dell
3 4 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) Sun
5 2 (7.14%) EMC
5 2 (7.14%) Google
5 2 (7.14%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) Brocade
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
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