The median contractor rate for a Technical Administrator was £295 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Technical Administrator
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 602 637 631
Rank change year-on-year +35 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Administrator 5 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.026% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.028% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 4
Median daily rate £295 £340 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.23% +54.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £370 £110
% change year-on-year -20.27% +236.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.93 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.37 - £11.00

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 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Technical Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Administrator in the UK

Technical Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Administrator in the UK

Technical Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Administrator in the UK

Technical Administrator
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +24 3 £295 -12.59% 3
London -11 2 - - 1
City of London - 2 - - 1
Scotland +34 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Chesterfield - 1 £295 -
Derbyshire - 1 £295 -
East Midlands - 1 £295 -

Technical Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (33.33%) Remedy
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) iPhone
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) CMDB
4 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (13.33%) PaaS
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) iPad
4 2 (13.33%) Puppet
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) IaaS
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (13.33%) GitHub
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) ITSM
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Ruby
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management

Technical 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) GitHub
1 2 (13.33%) IaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) CMDB
2 2 (13.33%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) iPhone
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) ITSM
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Service Management
2 2 (13.33%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Generation
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Remedy
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) BMC
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow