Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 19 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 34 40
Rank change year-on-year -29 +6 +25
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 9 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.37% 3.60% 3.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 3.87% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 21
Lancashire median daily rate £463 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% - +150.00%
10th Percentile £429 £298 £300
90th Percentile £540 £440 £556
North West median daily rate £360 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -0.69% -3.33% +16.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Lancashire median hourly rate - £43.00 £62.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.65% +77.14%
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year +9.38% -12.33% +34.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Contract vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 625 439 726
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.98% 93.01% 95.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 267 476
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £250 £270 £229
90th Percentile £575 £558 £573
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 33 70
Lancashire median hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +11.84% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.60 £10.94 £11.48
90th Percentile £54.50 £47.25 £59.31
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -10.53%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Lancashire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Lancashire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Lancashire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Preston +5 7 £463 +23.33%
Morecambe - 1 - -
Administrator
North West

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Lancashire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (22.22%) GitLab
3 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
3 2 (22.22%) Server Hardening
3 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) GitLab
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) CentOS
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Change Control
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
1 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
1 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (22.22%) Data Deduplication
1 2 (22.22%) Data Management
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Improvement
1 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (22.22%) Server Hardening
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
1 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 2 (22.22%) Packer
2 2 (22.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (22.22%) VMware