Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £275 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 22 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
England > North East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 59 72
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 24 124 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.96% 4.55% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 4.96% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 78 32
North East median daily rate £275 £300 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -9.43% +14.06%
10th Percentile £173 £225 £212
90th Percentile £376 £465 £498
England median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% +10.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
North East median hourly rate - £28.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +107.41% -40.00%
England median hourly rate £16.93 £14.29 £15.00
% change year-on-year +18.45% -4.72% -3.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1160 2500 1886
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 91.68% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 1700 1168
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £244
90th Percentile £550 £525 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 123 118
North East median hourly rate £17.49 £26.50 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +49.13% +13.44%
10th Percentile £9.50 £10.26 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.73 £31.30 £36.08
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear -14 16 £325 +8.33% 2
Durham +3 7 £215 -21.82% 1
Administrator
England

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

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

1 7 (29.17%) SQL
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 3 (12.50%) AIX
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) Clustering
4 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (12.50%) Puppet
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (8.33%) Ansible
5 2 (8.33%) Wyse
5 2 (8.33%) Firewall
5 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Git (software)

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 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) iPlanet
3 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (4.17%) Linode
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) SMS
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (4.17%) SSH
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) DataStage
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.17%) Banking
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) J2EE
1 1 (4.17%) LAMP
1 1 (4.17%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Clustering
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.50%) AIX
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Solaris
4 2 (8.33%) SUSE
4 2 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (4.17%) HPUX
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (8.33%) ETL
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) Data Extraction
4 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Kanban
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) OO
4 1 (4.17%) Telematics
4 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Jython
3 1 (4.17%) Korn
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) NFS
1 1 (4.17%) VirtualBox
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) OpenNMS
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Lotus
4 2 (8.33%) Wyse
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) F5
5 1 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
5 1 (4.17%) SaltStack
5 1 (4.17%) Sun
5 1 (4.17%) VMware