The median contractor rate for an Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 27 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 40 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 5 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.10% 2.09% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 2.20% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 4
Median daily rate - £328 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -31.05%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year +4.08% -3.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.80 £13.60 £13.60
% change year-on-year +1.48% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 221 363 262
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 92.86% 95.03% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 268 157
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £305 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £8.50 £9.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £20.00 £16.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

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 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 27 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 Sheffield region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Data Security
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Web Design
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Law
4 2 (16.67%) SUSE

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) GitLab
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) DataPower
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) SUSE
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
1 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Data Security
1 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (33.33%) Web Design
2 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C++
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Jython
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) vCloud
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) vCenter Server
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 3 (25.00%) EMC
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas