The median contractor rate for a Administrator was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 18 24 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.92% 0.63% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 0.68% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £300
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.83
% change year-on-year -6.66% +8.49%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 129 147 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 94.16% 92.45% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 95 94
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 19
Median hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.56 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.80 £17.00 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Staffordshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Staffordshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Staffordshire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Staffordshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Lichfield - 2 £413 -
Administrator
West Midlands

Administrator Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Staffordshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) Publishing
2 4 (57.14%) Information Management
2 4 (57.14%) Information Exploitation
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Learning Management System
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Local Government
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
1 5 (71.43%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 4 (57.14%) Publishing
2 1 (14.29%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Exploitation
1 4 (57.14%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft