The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 28 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.

Administrator
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 59 46
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 11 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.23% 2.29% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 2.33% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 6
Median daily rate £325 £365 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.95% +16.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £368 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.75 £14.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.06% +52.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.80 £13.60 £13.60
% change year-on-year +1.48% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 471 731 524
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 95.34% 98.65% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 449 344
Median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 19
Median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.00% +87.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.60 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £51.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in West Sussex

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in West Sussex

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in West Sussex over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in West Sussex

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in West Sussex

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Gatwick +1 8 £316 -13.35%
Crawley -3 1 - - 1
Horsham - 1 - -
Administrator
South East

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Sussex region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 9 (40.91%) Change Management
2 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) NAS
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) High Availability
4 6 (27.27%) Change Control
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (27.27%) VB
4 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 6 (27.27%) DB2
4 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
4 6 (27.27%) MCDBA
4 6 (27.27%) Clustering
4 6 (27.27%) Replication
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) Database Mirroring
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Clustering
4 6 (27.27%) PMO
5 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 5 (22.73%) VMware

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.09%) PaaS
3 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 6 (27.27%) NAS
3 3 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
2 6 (27.27%) DB2
2 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Clustering
1 6 (27.27%) Replication
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (22.73%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Unix
4 4 (18.18%) CentOS
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Solaris
6 1 (4.55%) AIX
6 1 (4.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Change Management
2 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (27.27%) Change Control
3 6 (27.27%) Database Mirroring
3 6 (27.27%) High Availability
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) QMS
4 4 (18.18%) Quality Management
5 3 (13.64%) Benchmarking
5 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
5 3 (13.64%) Information Security
5 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
5 3 (13.64%) Server Hardening
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) VB
2 4 (18.18%) Korn
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
2 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.64%) AWK
3 3 (13.64%) Bourne shell
4 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) MCDBA
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) OCA
3 3 (13.64%) OCP
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (13.64%) RHCE
3 3 (13.64%) RHCSA
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) GlusterFS
1 3 (13.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) iptables
3 1 (4.55%) KVM
3 1 (4.55%) LXC
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (13.64%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.55%) SELinux
3 1 (4.55%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Brocade
3 3 (13.64%) EMC
3 3 (13.64%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) StorageTek
3 3 (13.64%) Sun
3 3 (13.64%) Veritas
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) IBM