Period
to 25 April 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 89 64
Rank change year-on-year -57 -25 +24
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 55 99 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.13% 2.31% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 2.38% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 57 129
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £192 £216 £191
90th Percentile £438 £475 £501
England median daily rate £375 £363 £360
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.69% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.38% -17.61% +33.33%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.69 £12.75
90th Percentile £16.40 £17.41 £25.85
England median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +10.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,635 4,154 5,531
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.59% 96.88% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,054 2,637 3,669
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £261 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 162 220
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.34 £8.73
90th Percentile £41.50 £28.21 £28.44
England median hourly rate £18.68 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.68% - +11.76%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Yorkshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Yorkshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Yorkshire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Yorkshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -45 34 £350 - 15
South Yorkshire -14 13 £394 +12.50%
North Yorkshire -1 7 £305 +10.91% 5
East Yorkshire - 1 £363 - 1
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 22 (40.00%) Linux
2 14 (25.45%) Oracle
3 12 (21.82%) Unix
4 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
5 8 (14.55%) Shell Script
5 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
5 8 (14.55%) SQL
5 8 (14.55%) Puppet
6 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (12.73%) Finance
6 7 (12.73%) SMS
7 6 (10.91%) Windows
7 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (9.09%) Docker
8 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 5 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (9.09%) Firewall
8 5 (9.09%) MySQL
8 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (9.09%) SSL
8 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
9 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.27%) Tivoli
9 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.27%) VMware
9 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
9 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (3.64%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.64%) SAS
1 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Force.com
3 1 (1.82%) G Suite
3 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.82%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) SMS
2 5 (9.09%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) SSL
3 3 (5.45%) DNS
3 3 (5.45%) Internet
3 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.64%) BIG-IP
4 2 (3.64%) Extranet
4 2 (3.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (3.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (3.64%) HTTP
4 2 (3.64%) HTTPS
4 2 (3.64%) Intranet
4 2 (3.64%) Kerberos
4 2 (3.64%) MQTT
4 2 (3.64%) NAS
4 2 (3.64%) SAN
4 2 (3.64%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) MySQL
3 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.64%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) DB2
5 1 (1.82%) Informix
5 1 (1.82%) MS Access
5 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Advertising
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) Middleware
2 2 (3.64%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (3.64%) JDBC
2 2 (3.64%) Kafka
2 2 (3.64%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (3.64%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Axis
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.82%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.82%) Visualforce
3 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Clustering
3 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) DataPower
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.82%) iSeries
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Linux
2 12 (21.82%) Unix
3 7 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.91%) Windows
5 3 (5.45%) AIX
5 3 (5.45%) Solaris
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.82%) SUSE
6 1 (1.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (7.27%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (5.45%) Analytics
2 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
2 3 (5.45%) Data Analytics
2 3 (5.45%) Database Security
2 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (5.45%) Migration
3 2 (3.64%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (3.64%) Data Flow Diagram
3 2 (3.64%) Data Migration
3 2 (3.64%) High Availability
3 2 (3.64%) Performance Management
3 2 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
3 2 (3.64%) Security Architecture
3 2 (3.64%) Task Automation
3 2 (3.64%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) Shell Script
1 8 (14.55%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.45%) Java
3 3 (5.45%) Python
3 3 (5.45%) Ruby
4 2 (3.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.82%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.82%) C
5 1 (1.82%) C++
5 1 (1.82%) Korn
5 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.82%) SOQL
5 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
1 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.64%) PMO
3 1 (1.82%) GCP
3 1 (1.82%) GDPR
3 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 5 (9.09%) Docker
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.45%) KVM
4 1 (1.82%) Firmware
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Puppet
2 5 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (7.27%) Ansible
3 4 (7.27%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.64%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (3.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.82%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.82%) Nagios
5 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.82%) SCCM
5 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.82%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Oracle
2 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.27%) VMware
4 3 (5.45%) IBM
4 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.45%) SAP
5 2 (3.64%) F5
6 1 (1.82%) Centrify
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) EMC
6 1 (1.82%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.82%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.82%) Proofpoint
6 1 (1.82%) QNAP
6 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.82%) Splunk
6 1 (1.82%) Sybase
6 1 (1.82%) Veritas