The median contractor rate for a Administrator was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 25 May 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 West / Somerset
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 35 32
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 3 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.49% 0.83% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.90% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £375 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +17.64% -8.92%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 197 223 355
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 98.01% 92.92% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 113 201
Median daily rate £365 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.14% -6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 37 33
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +29.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.78 £17.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.25 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +1.54% +9.37%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

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 3 months to 25 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -12 2 £375 -
Administrator
South West

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

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

1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 3 (33.33%) HBase
2 3 (33.33%) Cloudera
2 3 (33.33%) IaaS
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Ansible
2 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) HDFS
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Network Security
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) LDAP
3 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (33.33%) HBase
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Cutover Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) HDFS
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cloudera
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) VMware