Period
to 25 May 2019

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £235 per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 25 May 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 West > Somerset
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 36 48
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 7 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.93% 3.39% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 3.48% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Somerset median daily rate £235 £300 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.67% -17.75% +67.70%
10th Percentile £218 £263 £313
90th Percentile £242 £447 £388
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Somerset median hourly rate - £38.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.47% -
South West median hourly rate £14.25 £38.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -62.50% +171.39% +14.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Contract vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 353 460 416
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.51% 97.46% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 272 250
Somerset median daily rate £413 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +4.11% -2.67%
10th Percentile £226 £205 £205
90th Percentile £574 £531 £525
South West median daily rate £430 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +7.50% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 35 60
Somerset median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.26% -6.02% +3.75%
10th Percentile £10.20 £15.50 £15.98
90th Percentile £46.00 £43.75 £50.25
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £26.99 £38.00
% change year-on-year +48.20% -28.97% +1.33%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Somerset

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Somerset

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Somerset

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. 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
Bath +1 2 £235 -35.17% 1
Bridgwater - 2 £228 - 2
Portishead - 2 - -
Taunton +6 1 - - 1
Administrator
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Somerset region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) EDRMS
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) DB2
4 2 (28.57%) Document Management
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Records Management
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Percona
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (14.29%) IPsec
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
1 2 (28.57%) EDRMS
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) AIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Debian
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (28.57%) Document Management
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Records Management
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) PLM
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Meraki
3 1 (14.29%) Percona
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Siemens
3 1 (14.29%) Sophos