Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 20 January 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 27 43
Rank change year-on-year -6 +16 +19
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 12 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.69% 4.57% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 4.90% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 10
Southampton median daily rate £313 £219 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -43.18% +234.78%
10th Percentile £223 £85 £294
90th Percentile £375 £334 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £313 £268 £350
% change year-on-year +16.82% -23.57% +15.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Southampton median hourly rate - £12.38 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.82% +38.64%
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.00 £44.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year -66.26% +161.53% +36.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Contract vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 411 449 588
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.15% 93.35% 97.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 289 403
Southampton median daily rate £388 £383 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.31% +5.52% +3.57%
10th Percentile £170 £187 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 45 51
Southampton median hourly rate £44.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.29% -12.50% +16.36%
10th Percentile £14.83 £10.44 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.49 £33.00 £47.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -2.44% -12.77% +46.88%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Southampton

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Southampton

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Southampton over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Southampton

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Southampton region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
2 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Information Management
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Veeam
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Acronis
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) GDPR
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 8 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (8.33%) Content Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Veeam
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Acronis
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec