The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £175 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 25 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 46 57
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 2 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.38% 0.85% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.87% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 10
Median daily rate £175 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +3.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.13 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +8.65% -4.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 509 460 575
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 96.22% 97.25% 97.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 305 435
Median daily rate £358 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.53% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 26 23
Median hourly rate £16.28 £13.50 £13.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -2.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.88 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.10 £41.05 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in South Wales

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in South Wales

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in South Wales

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Monmouthshire - 1 £175 -
Torfaen - 1 - -
Administrator
Wales

Administrator Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Wales region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) PMO

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP