The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 22 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 66 63
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 30 35 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.18% 1.91% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 2.01% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 14
Median daily rate £338 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £148 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £460 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year +4.08% -3.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.60 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.13 £13.25 £13.60
% change year-on-year +6.60% -2.53%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1292 1741 1427
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 93.83% 94.98% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 1032 817
Median daily rate £375 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.72% +10.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 36 62
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.54 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.62% -9.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Manchester

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Manchester

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Manchester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Manchester

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Manchester

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 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
Bolton - 5 £325 -
Administrator
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 15 (29.41%) Linux
2 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.61%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (17.65%) DevOps
5 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
5 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (15.69%) Unix
6 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
6 7 (13.73%) Finance
6 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.73%) Data Analysis
6 7 (13.73%) SAP
7 6 (11.76%) Windows
7 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 6 (11.76%) WFM
7 6 (11.76%) Scrum
7 6 (11.76%) Financial Analysis
7 6 (11.76%) High Availability
7 6 (11.76%) Business Process Modelling
7 6 (11.76%) Task Automation
8 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (9.80%) VPN
8 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.84%) DNS
9 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
9 4 (7.84%) JBoss
9 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (7.84%) JBoss
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.92%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.96%) SAS
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.96%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (3.92%) Office 365
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.96%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) VPN
2 4 (7.84%) DNS
3 2 (3.92%) Internet
3 2 (3.92%) LAN
3 2 (3.92%) SAN
3 2 (3.92%) WAN
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) FTP
4 1 (1.96%) HTTP
4 1 (1.96%) LDAP
4 1 (1.96%) SMTP
4 1 (1.96%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.96%) DB2
3 1 (1.96%) MS Access
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Hudson
1 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Law
3 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Middleware
2 2 (3.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (1.96%) CSS
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (1.96%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Linux
2 8 (15.69%) Unix
3 6 (11.76%) Windows
4 2 (3.92%) AIX
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.96%) CentOS
5 1 (1.96%) Solaris
5 1 (1.96%) SUSE
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) DevOps
2 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.73%) Data Analysis
4 6 (11.76%) Business Process Modelling
4 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 6 (11.76%) Financial Analysis
4 6 (11.76%) High Availability
4 6 (11.76%) Scrum
4 6 (11.76%) Task Automation
4 6 (11.76%) WFM
5 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.84%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (7.84%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (7.84%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (7.84%) SQL Optimisation
7 3 (5.88%) SDLC
8 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.92%) Migration
8 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.96%) Java
3 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.96%) Jython
3 1 (1.96%) Perl
3 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.96%) Python
3 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.96%) VB
3 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) MCPD
1 1 (1.96%) MCSD
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Firmware
2 1 (1.96%) NFS
2 1 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.96%) SCOM
2 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.96%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) SAP
3 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.84%) VMware
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (3.92%) Veritas
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.96%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.96%) Lotus
7 1 (1.96%) PlateSpin
7 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
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