Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £383 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 20 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 60 69
Rank change year-on-year -21 +9 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 12 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.15% 2.15% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 2.23% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 11
West Sussex median daily rate £383 £365 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +14.06% -5.19%
10th Percentile £219 £344 £225
90th Percentile £444 £398 £388
South East median daily rate £350 £350 £329
% change year-on-year - +6.54% +9.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
West Sussex median hourly rate £19.50 £14.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.48% -47.27% +37.50%
10th Percentile £13.70 £14.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £14.75 £28.75
South East median hourly rate £16.93 £12.69 £13.25
% change year-on-year +33.41% -4.23% -1.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1007 1213 1162
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 96.58% 96.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 702 759
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £219 £261 £250
90th Percentile £561 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 60 48
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +106.06% +3.13%
10th Percentile £13.30 £10.29 £11.10
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £45.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 20 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
Crawley +2 5 £413 +35.69% 1
Gatwick -1 4 £410 +12.33%
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £78 -
Chichester - 1 £350 -
Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Sussex region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (41.67%) Unix
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Korn
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) CentOS
3 3 (25.00%) QMS
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (16.67%) Server Hardening
4 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (16.67%) RHCSA
4 2 (16.67%) GlusterFS

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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) PBX
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Online Games
2 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (16.67%) AIX
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Debian
5 1 (8.33%) VMS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (25.00%) QMS
2 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Server Hardening
4 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Korn
1 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) AWK
3 2 (16.67%) Bourne shell
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) OCA
2 2 (16.67%) OCP
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (16.67%) RHCE
2 2 (16.67%) RHCSA
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) GlusterFS
1 2 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) iptables
2 1 (8.33%) KVM
2 1 (8.33%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 2 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SELinux
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Brocade
3 2 (16.67%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) StorageTek
3 2 (16.67%) Sun
3 2 (16.67%) Veritas
4 1 (8.33%) BT
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Intel
4 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp