Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 6 months to 18 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 65 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - +34
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 8 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.05% 1.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 0
Shropshire median daily rate £525 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.48% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £265 £350 £283
% change year-on-year -24.29% +23.89% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate £23.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.75 £14.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year +29.31% -32.56% +30.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Contract vacancies in Shropshire with a recognized job title 376 745 374
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.41% 95.03% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 302 125
Shropshire median daily rate £461 £428 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +14.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £325 £307 £239
90th Percentile £590 £561 £510
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 18
Shropshire median hourly rate £35.00 £21.47 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.06% -36.40% +68.75%
10th Percentile £24.20 £21.46 £14.55
90th Percentile £39.20 £37.42 £40.87
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.17% -11.76% +4.94%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Shropshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Shropshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Shropshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Shropshire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Shropshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Telford +15 8 £525 +35.48% 1
Administrator
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Shropshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) HPUX
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) NFS
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) SAS
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Maven

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) HPUX
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Capacity Management
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Case Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Task Automation
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) BladeLogic
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) SAP