Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 6 months to 22 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 41 41
Rank change year-on-year +10 0 +13
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 6 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.89% 1.90% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 2.00% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Suffolk median daily rate £250 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +8.33% +166.67%
10th Percentile £107 £305 £211
90th Percentile £275 £345 £345
East of England median daily rate £320 £300 £330
% change year-on-year +6.67% -9.09% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Suffolk median hourly rate - - £14.25
East of England median hourly rate £28.75 £12.50 £14.30
% change year-on-year +130.00% -12.57% -41.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Contract vacancies in Suffolk with a recognized job title 283 449 437
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.27% 94.73% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 276 289
Suffolk median daily rate £393 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.27% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £130 £216 £268
90th Percentile £569 £550 £526
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 18
Suffolk median hourly rate £12.00 £16.56 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.53% +32.46% -3.85%
10th Percentile £10.30 £11.95 £8.63
90th Percentile £35.50 £43.13 £15.45
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -26.53% +16.67% +5.00%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Suffolk

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Suffolk

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Suffolk over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Suffolk

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Suffolk

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 22 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
Ipswich +5 5 £250 -23.08%
Bury St Edmunds +8 1 - - 2
Administrator
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Suffolk region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 2 (33.33%) Threat Detection
2 2 (33.33%) GDPR
2 2 (33.33%) Darktrace
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Threat Detection
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Darktrace
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee
2 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat