Period
to 12 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 49 38
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11 +22
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 14 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.80% 0.79% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 0.82% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Somerset median daily rate £225 - £340
10th Percentile £156 - £269
90th Percentile £338 - £405
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year +7.14% +9.38% -14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Somerset median hourly rate £41.00 £23.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.47% +34.29% -57.15%
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +63.04% +22.67% +44.23%

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 491 486 447
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.20% 96.24% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 306 225
Somerset median daily rate £409 £351 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.45% +8.00% -12.16%
10th Percentile £213 £148 £150
90th Percentile £563 £500 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 87
Somerset median hourly rate £40.50 £17.42 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.52% -47.22% -15.92%
10th Percentile £13.81 £10.72 £11.70
90th Percentile £44.78 £44.88 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% +3.77% -11.67%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Somerset over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 12 December 2018. 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 6 £325 - 3
Yeovil - 4 - -
Taunton -2 1 - -
Portishead - 1 - -
Administrator
South West

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 4 (28.57%) Data Management
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) ETL
4 4 (28.57%) OLAP
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (21.43%) Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) IaaS
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) OLAP
3 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
3 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Power View
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (14.29%) Power BI
5 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (7.14%) DB2
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 3 (21.43%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
1 4 (28.57%) Data Management
1 4 (28.57%) ETL
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Server Building
3 2 (14.29%) Workshop Facilitation
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) VMware