The median contractor rate for a Data Administrator was £401 per day in advertised job vacancies 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.

Data Administrator
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 560 600 596
Rank change year-on-year +40 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Administrator 23 40 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.075% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.079% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 21
Median daily rate £401 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.63% +37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £144 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £275 £140
% change year-on-year -9.09% +96.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £11.60 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.40 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £12.25 £35.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.42 £11.93 £13.50
% change year-on-year +12.51% -11.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42574 50675 51233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 32785 30936
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 1588 2053
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.93 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Data Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Administrator in the UK

Data Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Administrator in the UK

Data Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Administrator over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Administrator in the UK

Data Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Administrator in the UK

Data Administrator
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Administrator within the UK 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
England +33 23 £401 +68.63% 4
London +26 14 £500 +203.03% 1
South East +10 5 £325 - 1
City of London +2 5 £500 +177.77%
Berkshire +25 3 - -
North West +27 2 £225 +103.61%
Reading +21 1 - -
West Yorkshire +18 1 - -
Yorkshire +17 1 - -
Leeds +14 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £225 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
High Wycombe - 1 £250 -
Carlisle - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £250 -
Surrey - 1 £401 -
Coventry - 1 - -

Data Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Data 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 featuring Data Administrator in the job title.

1 25 (38.46%) Hadoop
2 22 (33.85%) Big Data
2 22 (33.85%) Linux
3 19 (29.23%) Python
4 17 (26.15%) Apache Spark
5 16 (24.62%) Finance
6 15 (23.08%) SQL
7 12 (18.46%) Banking
8 11 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (16.92%) HDFS
8 11 (16.92%) Hortonworks
9 10 (15.38%) Java
9 10 (15.38%) Unix
9 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 10 (15.38%) Red Hat
10 9 (13.85%) MS Office
10 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (13.85%) Cloudera
10 9 (13.85%) Kafka
10 9 (13.85%) Apache Hive
10 9 (13.85%) Open Source
10 9 (13.85%) Bash Shell
10 9 (13.85%) Hadoop YARN
11 8 (12.31%) HBase
11 8 (12.31%) Windows
11 8 (12.31%) Kerberos
11 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
12 7 (10.77%) Puppet
12 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.77%) DevOps

Data Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 17 (26.15%) Apache Spark
2 6 (9.23%) Apache
3 4 (6.15%) Apache Pig
4 3 (4.62%) Jupyter
4 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.85%) MS Office
3 5 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Eikon
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) Kerberos
2 5 (7.69%) Network Security
3 1 (1.54%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) LAN
3 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) Hadoop
2 22 (33.85%) Big Data
3 9 (13.85%) Apache Hive
4 8 (12.31%) HBase
5 5 (7.69%) Cloudera CDH
5 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 5 (7.69%) Sqoop
6 4 (6.15%) MySQL
7 3 (4.62%) Impala
8 2 (3.08%) DataStage
8 2 (3.08%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.54%) SSDT
9 1 (1.54%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) MSI
2 1 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Banking
3 6 (9.23%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Law
4 3 (4.62%) Retail
4 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) French Language
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) Kafka
2 1 (1.54%) Apache Tez
2 1 (1.54%) LAMP
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.08%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.54%) Clustering
4 1 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.54%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.54%) NHS
4 1 (1.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) Linux
2 11 (16.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (15.38%) Unix
4 8 (12.31%) Windows
5 1 (1.54%) Solaris
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (13.85%) Open Source
2 7 (10.77%) DevOps
3 6 (9.23%) Data Entry
4 5 (7.69%) ETL
5 4 (6.15%) Data Management
5 4 (6.15%) Migration
6 3 (4.62%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.62%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.08%) B2B
7 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.08%) CRM
7 2 (3.08%) Data Extraction
7 2 (3.08%) Data Integration
7 2 (3.08%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.08%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (3.08%) Low Latency
7 2 (3.08%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.23%) Python
2 15 (23.08%) SQL
3 10 (15.38%) Java
4 9 (13.85%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.15%) R
6 4 (6.15%) Scala
7 3 (4.62%) C++
8 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.08%) VBA
9 1 (1.54%) C
9 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) MCSE
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) HDFS
2 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.62%) Docker
4 2 (3.08%) Apache Flume
4 2 (3.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (10.77%) Puppet
3 6 (9.23%) Nagios
4 5 (7.69%) Grafana
4 5 (7.69%) Graphite
4 5 (7.69%) Oozie
5 4 (6.15%) Ambari
5 4 (6.15%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 2 (3.08%) Salt
7 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Hortonworks
2 10 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 9 (13.85%) Cloudera
4 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
5 6 (9.23%) SAP
6 5 (7.69%) Oracle
6 5 (7.69%) SaltStack
6 5 (7.69%) Teradata
7 3 (4.62%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.08%) HP
8 2 (3.08%) IBM
9 1 (1.54%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco
9 1 (1.54%) Google
9 1 (1.54%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.54%) Informatica
9 1 (1.54%) Meraki
9 1 (1.54%) Reuters
9 1 (1.54%) Sybase
9 1 (1.54%) Talend
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
LA International
Rate: £10 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago