The median contractor rate for a Administrator was £330 per day in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 22 April 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 37 20
Rank change year-on-year +9 -17  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 9 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.76% 0.66% 5.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 0.70% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 9
Median daily rate £330 £406 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.76% +76.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £401 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £411 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.75 £13.83
% change year-on-year +9.80% -7.77%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 310 285 366
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 95.09% 94.37% 91.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 174 170
Median daily rate £373 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £13.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -1.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.75 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.80 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.72
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.30%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Merseyside

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Merseyside

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Merseyside

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Merseyside

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 April 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
Liverpool +6 7 £330 -18.76% 3
Administrator
North West

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

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

1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 3 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (20.00%) Ansible
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (20.00%) Veritas File System
5 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (20.00%) Unix
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) EMC
5 3 (20.00%) Veritas
5 3 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (20.00%) Middleware
5 3 (20.00%) Clustering
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) vSphere
6 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
6 2 (13.33%) SUSE

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) nginx
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) GitLab
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Middleware
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Solaris
3 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) SUSE
4 2 (13.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Email Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Veritas File System
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Docker
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Ansible
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 3 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Terraform
3 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
3 3 (20.00%) Veritas
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Lumension
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) SAP