Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 90 104
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 -43
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 41 55 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.83% 2.12% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 2.22% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 35
Leeds median daily rate £350 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +8.55% +26.67%
10th Percentile £213 £260 £313
90th Percentile £391 £495 £508
West Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £420 £380
% change year-on-year -28.49% +10.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 11
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.60 £13.60
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.60 £13.60

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2160 2482 3078
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 95.87% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1529 1651 2129
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £263
90th Percentile £546 £563 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 97
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.60 £10.20 £8.84
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.35 £35.82
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.00%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Leeds

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Leeds

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Leeds

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Leeds region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
3 14 (34.15%) Linux
4 12 (29.27%) ITIL
4 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
4 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
5 11 (26.83%) Analytics
5 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
6 10 (24.39%) MCSE
6 10 (24.39%) DNS
6 10 (24.39%) IIS
6 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
6 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (24.39%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (24.39%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (24.39%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (24.39%) SCOM
6 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
7 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (21.95%) NetApp
7 9 (21.95%) Change Management
7 9 (21.95%) SAS
8 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
8 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (19.51%) vSphere
8 8 (19.51%) NetScaler
8 8 (19.51%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (19.51%) Visual Analytics

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
2 10 (24.39%) IIS
2 10 (24.39%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (24.39%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (21.95%) SAS
4 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) G Suite
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) DNS
2 8 (19.51%) NetScaler
3 4 (9.76%) Firewall
3 4 (9.76%) SSH
3 4 (9.76%) SSL
4 2 (4.88%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.88%) LDAP
4 2 (4.88%) MQTT
5 1 (2.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.44%) MySQL
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Power BI
6 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
1 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.88%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.88%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (7.32%) Banking
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) JDBC
1 2 (4.88%) Middleware
1 2 (4.88%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Clustering
2 4 (9.76%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) DataPower
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Linux
3 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) AIX
6 2 (4.88%) Solaris
6 2 (4.88%) Unix
7 1 (2.44%) CentOS
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Analytics
3 10 (24.39%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure Management
4 9 (21.95%) Change Management
5 8 (19.51%) Visual Analytics
6 7 (17.07%) SDLC
7 6 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.88%) Data Analytics
9 2 (4.88%) Database Security
9 2 (4.88%) EAI
9 2 (4.88%) Migration
9 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.88%) Task Automation
10 1 (2.44%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (2.44%) Information Governance
10 1 (2.44%) Server Monitoring
10 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 12 (29.27%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) Jython
4 1 (2.44%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) MCSE
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.44%) SAS Certification
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.51%) Virtual Servers
2 8 (19.51%) vSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Docker
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) KVM
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) SCOM
2 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.44%) Nagios
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.44%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) NetApp
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) IBM
4 2 (4.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) Sage
5 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.44%) Splunk
5 1 (2.44%) VMware