The median contractor rate for a Administrator was £405 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 28 March 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
England / North East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 59 52
Rank change year-on-year -12 -7  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 15 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.07% 1.49% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 1.56% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 3
Median daily rate £405 £163 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +149.23% -61.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £102 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £408 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £301
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.43 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 689 833 618
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.17% 95.42% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 558 341
Median daily rate £358 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 35
Median hourly rate £13.13 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.93% +17.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £11.83 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in the North East

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in the North East

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in the North East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in the North East

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in the North East

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Tyne and Wear -7 13 £405 +149.23% 2
Durham -5 1 - -
Northumberland - 1 - -
Administrator
England

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 North East region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 29 (37.66%) Linux
2 27 (35.06%) Windows
2 27 (35.06%) Microsoft
3 26 (33.77%) Oracle
4 24 (31.17%) Unix
5 23 (29.87%) ITIL
6 20 (25.97%) Open Source
7 19 (24.68%) Change Management
8 18 (23.38%) DevOps
9 17 (22.08%) SQL
10 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
11 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
11 15 (19.48%) Intranet
11 15 (19.48%) Data Management
11 15 (19.48%) MS PowerPoint
11 15 (19.48%) IaaS
11 15 (19.48%) Office 365
11 15 (19.48%) SaaS
11 15 (19.48%) PaaS
12 14 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
12 14 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
13 13 (16.88%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (15.58%) Workflow
14 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
14 12 (15.58%) DB2
14 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (15.58%) Security Cleared
15 11 (14.29%) Problem Management
15 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database
15 11 (14.29%) Red Hat

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
2 14 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.19%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.90%) JBoss
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (2.60%) Papyrus
5 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.30%) Apache
6 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.30%) iPlanet
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.30%) SAS
6 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.30%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 15 (19.48%) MS Excel
1 15 (19.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.48%) IaaS
1 15 (19.48%) Office 365
1 15 (19.48%) PaaS
1 15 (19.48%) SaaS
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) Intranet
2 10 (12.99%) LDAP
3 6 (7.79%) CTI
4 4 (5.19%) DNS
5 3 (3.90%) Firewall
6 2 (2.60%) DHCP
6 2 (2.60%) Internet
6 2 (2.60%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (2.60%) SSH
6 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) DB2
1 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.99%) Ingres
4 9 (11.69%) MongoDB
5 8 (10.39%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.30%) HBase
8 1 (1.30%) Mahout
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (1.30%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 1 (1.30%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Git (software)
1 10 (12.99%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.49%) GitLab
2 5 (6.49%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.30%) MSI
3 1 (1.30%) ProC
General
1 5 (6.49%) Publishing
2 1 (1.30%) Advertising
2 1 (1.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) Web Services
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.30%) J2EE
3 1 (1.30%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.79%) Handset
4 5 (6.49%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.60%) CMDB
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.30%) Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.30%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.30%) NHS
6 1 (1.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.66%) Linux
2 27 (35.06%) Windows
3 24 (31.17%) Unix
4 10 (12.99%) AIX
5 5 (6.49%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.90%) Solaris
6 3 (3.90%) zOS
7 2 (2.60%) MVS
7 2 (2.60%) VME
7 2 (2.60%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) ITIL
2 20 (25.97%) Open Source
3 19 (24.68%) Change Management
4 18 (23.38%) DevOps
5 15 (19.48%) Data Management
6 14 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (16.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (15.58%) Workflow
9 11 (14.29%) Problem Management
10 9 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (11.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 9 (11.69%) PRINCE2
11 6 (7.79%) CRM
11 6 (7.79%) Incident Management
12 5 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (6.49%) High Availability
12 5 (6.49%) Information Management
13 4 (5.19%) Database Security
13 4 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.08%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) PL/SQL
3 3 (3.90%) C
3 3 (3.90%) Perl
3 3 (3.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.60%) COBOL
4 2 (2.60%) Korn
5 1 (1.30%) Java
5 1 (1.30%) R
5 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.19%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.30%) Degree
5 1 (1.30%) MCSE
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) SLA
2 4 (5.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) NFS
3 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Ansible
1 5 (6.49%) Packer
1 5 (6.49%) Puppet
2 4 (5.19%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (35.06%) Microsoft
2 26 (33.77%) Oracle
3 11 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.79%) Siebel
5 5 (6.49%) Informatica
5 5 (6.49%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.90%) IBM
7 2 (2.60%) VMware
8 1 (1.30%) AppSense
8 1 (1.30%) Ariba
8 1 (1.30%) CA
8 1 (1.30%) Cisco
8 1 (1.30%) Citrix
8 1 (1.30%) F5
8 1 (1.30%) Google
8 1 (1.30%) HP
8 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.30%) SAP
8 1 (1.30%) Sun
8 1 (1.30%) Veritas