The median contractor rate for a Administrator was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 48 32 27
Rank change year-on-year -16 -5  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 7 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.52% 4.29% 4.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 4.44% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 14
Median daily rate £350 £408 £126
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.11% +224.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £159 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £339 £301
% change year-on-year +3.32% +12.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £9.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +145.90%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 444 518 394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 96.31% 96.64% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 349 266
Median daily rate £400 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 24
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.42% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £9.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 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
Sheffield +1 7 £350 -30.00% 3
Barnsley -3 1 - -
Doncaster -7 1 - -
Administrator
Yorkshire

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (36.36%) Change Management
2 11 (33.33%) Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) SAN
4 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 9 (27.27%) EMC
4 9 (27.27%) Veritas
4 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 9 (27.27%) ITIL
4 9 (27.27%) Unix
4 9 (27.27%) IBM
4 9 (27.27%) VMware
4 9 (27.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 8 (24.24%) DNS
5 8 (24.24%) Solaris
5 8 (24.24%) ServiceNow
6 7 (21.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (21.21%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 7 (21.21%) Perl
6 7 (21.21%) C++
6 7 (21.21%) HTML
6 7 (21.21%) Oracle
6 7 (21.21%) LDAP
6 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
6 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
6 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
6 7 (21.21%) SUSE
6 7 (21.21%) NAS
6 7 (21.21%) Web Design

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (6.06%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) GitHub
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) SAN
2 8 (24.24%) DNS
3 7 (21.21%) LDAP
3 7 (21.21%) NAS
3 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.09%) Firewall
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.03%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) SSL
6 1 (3.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.03%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.03%) HBase
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) Selenium
1 2 (6.06%) SonarQube
1 2 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) Middleware
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.18%) Symmetrix
3 4 (12.12%) Replication
4 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) Clustering
5 1 (3.03%) DataPower
5 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 10 (30.30%) Windows
3 9 (27.27%) Unix
4 8 (24.24%) Solaris
5 7 (21.21%) SUSE
6 6 (18.18%) AIX
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (12.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (12.12%) VMS
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Change Management
2 9 (27.27%) ITIL
3 7 (21.21%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (21.21%) Data Analysis
3 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
3 7 (21.21%) Web Design
4 6 (18.18%) Data Security
4 6 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 6 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Facilities Management
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Content Management
8 1 (3.03%) Data Management
8 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.03%) ITSM
8 1 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) C++
1 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
1 7 (21.21%) Perl
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.03%) Jython
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (6.06%) CCNA
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 9 (27.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (18.18%) NFS
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (18.18%) SRDF
2 6 (18.18%) Veritas File System
3 5 (15.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.03%) HDFS
5 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.03%) Control-M
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (3.03%) Nagios
3 1 (3.03%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) EMC
1 9 (27.27%) IBM
1 9 (27.27%) Red Hat
1 9 (27.27%) Veritas
1 9 (27.27%) VMware
2 8 (24.24%) ServiceNow
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle
4 6 (18.18%) NetApp
4 6 (18.18%) Sun
5 5 (15.15%) HP
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.06%) Brocade
7 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco
7 2 (6.06%) F5
8 1 (3.03%) Citrix
8 1 (3.03%) Hortonworks
8 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds