Period
to 19 March 2019

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £140 per day in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 57 48
Rank change year-on-year -17 -9 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 10 14 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.28% 1.88% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.99% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 19
Sheffield median daily rate £140 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -67.18% +21.43% -17.65%
10th Percentile £96 £170 £306
90th Percentile £291 £450 £510
South Yorkshire median daily rate £355 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -11.25% +14.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Sheffield median hourly rate £9.00 - £10.50
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.00 £16.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year -33.33% +57.14% -36.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Contract vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 731 705 792
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.48% 94.50% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 407 488
Sheffield median daily rate £475 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +3.66%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £254
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 18
Sheffield median hourly rate £13.00 £20.66 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.06% +18.03% +34.62%
10th Percentile £8.98 £9.00 £10.68
90th Percentile £35.00 £39.48 £38.63
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.19 £20.66 £14.87
% change year-on-year -36.14% +38.90% +14.38%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Sheffield

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Sheffield

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Sheffield over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Sheffield

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Sheffield region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) SLA
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (10.00%) MS Access
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) PMO
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Foglight
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Imperva
4 1 (10.00%) Data Entry

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
1 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (10.00%) Logistics
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (10.00%) Foglight
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Imperva
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) NetApp
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) VMware