The median contractor rate for a Administrator was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 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.

Administrator
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 65 75
Rank change year-on-year -12 +10  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 23 47 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.72% 2.41% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 2.49% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 36 15
Median daily rate £350 £400 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £202 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £301
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £10.50 £21.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +54.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1296 1885 1764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.86% 96.47% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 842 1286 1104
Median daily rate £400 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 69 89
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.06 £8.75 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in West Yorkshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in West Yorkshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in West Yorkshire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in West Yorkshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leeds +4 21 £363 -9.37% 9
Wakefield - 1 £325 -
Administrator
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Yorkshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 28 (38.89%) Linux
2 27 (37.50%) Windows
3 24 (33.33%) SQL
4 19 (26.39%) Unix
5 15 (20.83%) Finance
5 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 13 (18.06%) Hadoop
6 13 (18.06%) Analytics
7 12 (16.67%) LDAP
8 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (13.89%) DevOps
9 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
9 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (13.89%) Service Delivery
9 10 (13.89%) Configuration Management
10 9 (12.50%) Migration
10 9 (12.50%) HTTP
10 9 (12.50%) Python
10 9 (12.50%) SAS
11 8 (11.11%) Client/Server
11 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
11 8 (11.11%) DNS
11 8 (11.11%) IBM
11 8 (11.11%) Oracle
11 8 (11.11%) VMware
12 7 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (9.72%) Red Hat
12 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
12 7 (9.72%) JMS

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 9 (12.50%) SAS
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.94%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (6.94%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) LDAP
2 9 (12.50%) HTTP
3 8 (11.11%) DNS
3 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.94%) SMTP
4 5 (6.94%) SNMP
5 4 (5.56%) Firewall
5 4 (5.56%) SAN
6 2 (2.78%) BIG-IP
6 2 (2.78%) Extranet
6 2 (2.78%) Internet
6 2 (2.78%) Intranet
6 2 (2.78%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.78%) LAN
6 2 (2.78%) SSL
6 2 (2.78%) WAN
7 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.39%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (1.39%) VPN
7 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) Hadoop
2 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.33%) DB2
3 6 (8.33%) DB2 UDB
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.56%) OLTP
6 3 (4.17%) Apache Hive
6 3 (4.17%) Big Data
6 3 (4.17%) HBase
6 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.78%) MySQL
7 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.39%) Easytrieve
General
1 15 (20.83%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) JMS
2 5 (6.94%) CSS
2 5 (6.94%) HTML
2 5 (6.94%) XML
3 3 (4.17%) Web Services
4 2 (2.78%) OSGi
5 1 (1.39%) ISPF
5 1 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 7 (9.72%) Replication
4 4 (5.56%) HACMP
5 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.89%) Linux
2 27 (37.50%) Windows
3 19 (26.39%) Unix
4 7 (9.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
7 4 (5.56%) Solaris
8 1 (1.39%) AIX
8 1 (1.39%) HPUX
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) Analytics
2 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (13.89%) Configuration Management
2 10 (13.89%) DevOps
2 10 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (13.89%) Service Delivery
3 9 (12.50%) Migration
4 7 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (9.72%) ETL
5 6 (8.33%) ITIL
6 4 (5.56%) Change Management
7 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.17%) Data Analytics
7 3 (4.17%) High Availability
7 3 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (4.17%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (2.78%) MapReduce
8 2 (2.78%) Process Improvement
8 2 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (12.50%) Python
3 5 (6.94%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.56%) AWK
4 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (1.39%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.39%) COBOL
6 1 (1.39%) Fortran
6 1 (1.39%) JCL
6 1 (1.39%) Perl
6 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.39%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (1.39%) REXX
6 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) SAS Certification
2 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) CCA
3 1 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.39%) Degree
3 1 (1.39%) MCSE
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
1 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.17%) HDFS
3 3 (4.17%) Terminal Server
4 2 (2.78%) Firmware
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.39%) ACF2
5 1 (1.39%) Docker
5 1 (1.39%) RACF
5 1 (1.39%) vCloud
5 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.39%) VMware GSX
5 1 (1.39%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.39%) vSphere
5 1 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.94%) Puppet
2 4 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.17%) Ansible
3 3 (4.17%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (4.17%) Nagios
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.78%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.39%) CA Endevor
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (1.39%) QRadar
5 1 (1.39%) Salt
5 1 (1.39%) zSecure
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) IBM
2 8 (11.11%) Oracle
2 8 (11.11%) VMware
3 7 (9.72%) Red Hat
4 6 (8.33%) Splunk
5 5 (6.94%) Cisco
5 5 (6.94%) Citrix
6 4 (5.56%) NetApp
7 3 (4.17%) Cloudera
7 3 (4.17%) IDERA
7 3 (4.17%) RedGate
8 2 (2.78%) F5
8 2 (2.78%) Hortonworks
8 2 (2.78%) Nintex
8 2 (2.78%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.39%) Apple
9 1 (1.39%) Progress
9 1 (1.39%) Siebel
9 1 (1.39%) Snow