Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 37 41
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 28 51 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.35% 4.21% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.49% 4.43% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 19
South Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +19.40%
10th Percentile £166 £305 £247
90th Percentile £500 £525 £493
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £375 £380
% change year-on-year -13.33% -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £10.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.00% -47.37% +123.53%
10th Percentile £15.75 £9.60 £10.40
90th Percentile £17.25 £10.40 £37.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £12.05 £13.60
% change year-on-year +57.71% -11.38% +35.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 803 1150 936
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 94.96% 93.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 766 623
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.18% +6.73% +15.38%
10th Percentile £213 £240 £213
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 54 86
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.87 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.92% +16.63% -15.00%
10th Percentile £10.99 £10.15 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.98 £34.99 £25.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £14.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +4.64% +2.98% +0.70%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in South Yorkshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in South Yorkshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in South Yorkshire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in South Yorkshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Sheffield -3 20 £425 +17.24% 4
Doncaster - 6 £215 - 1
Administrator
Yorkshire

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Red Hat
3 11 (39.29%) Finance
4 9 (32.14%) Unix
5 7 (25.00%) Banking
5 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
7 5 (17.86%) EMC
7 5 (17.86%) SAN
7 5 (17.86%) Windows
7 5 (17.86%) Python
7 5 (17.86%) NAS
7 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
8 4 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (14.29%) Perl
8 4 (14.29%) Solaris
8 4 (14.29%) IBM
8 4 (14.29%) HP
8 4 (14.29%) Clustering
8 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
8 4 (14.29%) SUSE
8 4 (14.29%) Veritas
9 3 (10.71%) Replication
9 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
9 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco
9 3 (10.71%) Citrix
9 3 (10.71%) Nagios
9 3 (10.71%) AIX

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) NAS
1 5 (17.86%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.57%) SMS
2 1 (3.57%) VLAN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) DB2
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Unix
3 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (17.86%) Windows
5 4 (14.29%) Solaris
5 4 (14.29%) SUSE
6 3 (10.71%) AIX
6 3 (10.71%) CentOS
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (10.71%) Change Control
1 3 (10.71%) Kanban
1 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
1 3 (10.71%) Performance Metrics
1 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (7.14%) Analytics
2 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
2 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (7.14%) High Availability
2 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
2 2 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
2 2 (7.14%) Security Operations
2 2 (7.14%) Server Building
2 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
2 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.57%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Shell Script
2 5 (17.86%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) Korn
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) GCP
2 2 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) RHEV
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) Firmware
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Nagios
2 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (3.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (17.86%) EMC
3 4 (14.29%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) IBM
3 4 (14.29%) Veritas
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Veeam
5 2 (7.14%) NetApp
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.57%) Sybase
6 1 (3.57%) VMware