Period
to 16 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 94 84
Rank change year-on-year -6 -10 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 108 88 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.19% 2.07% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 2.14% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 52 93
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -1.32%
10th Percentile £228 £170 £225
90th Percentile £505 £444 £525
England median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £21.50 £12.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +78.46% -11.38%
10th Percentile £11.00 £20.75 £9.80
90th Percentile £13.60 £22.25 £14.30
England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.72 £14.50
% change year-on-year -10.26% +15.28% -3.33%

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 4,739 4,115 5,365
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.13% 96.98% 96.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,164 2,698 3,494
Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £545 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 126 186
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.10 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.70% +1.71% +2.99%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.34
90th Percentile £41.50 £24.75 £29.75
England median hourly rate £18.35 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -1.87% +1.08% +4.11%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -12 60 £375 +7.14% 36
North Yorkshire +10 22 £350 +42.86% 13
South Yorkshire -6 14 £413 +10.00% 5
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 31 (28.70%) Oracle
2 27 (25.00%) Windows
2 27 (25.00%) Linux
3 20 (18.52%) Unix
3 20 (18.52%) Clustering
4 18 (16.67%) SAN
5 17 (15.74%) SQL Server
5 17 (15.74%) SQL
5 17 (15.74%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (14.81%) ITIL
7 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
7 15 (13.89%) Active Directory
8 14 (12.96%) Oracle Database
8 14 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (12.04%) Finance
10 12 (11.11%) AIX
11 11 (10.19%) SCCM
11 11 (10.19%) NAS
11 11 (10.19%) SharePoint
11 11 (10.19%) Oracle Database 12c
12 10 (9.26%) Migration
12 10 (9.26%) VMware
12 10 (9.26%) Red Hat
12 10 (9.26%) Middleware
12 10 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (9.26%) PowerShell
13 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (8.33%) Shell Script
13 9 (8.33%) DNS

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 11 (10.19%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 7 (6.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 6 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.85%) nginx
8 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.85%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.93%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.48%) Office 365
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.85%) PaaS
3 2 (1.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.67%) SAN
2 11 (10.19%) NAS
3 9 (8.33%) DNS
4 6 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.63%) DHCP
5 5 (4.63%) SSL
6 4 (3.70%) Firewall
6 4 (3.70%) SMS
7 2 (1.85%) FTP
7 2 (1.85%) HTTP
7 2 (1.85%) VPN
7 2 (1.85%) Wireless
8 1 (0.93%) ADSL
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.93%) Internet
8 1 (0.93%) IPsec
8 1 (0.93%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.93%) LAN
8 1 (0.93%) WAN
8 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.96%) Oracle Database
3 11 (10.19%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.63%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.85%) GIS
10 2 (1.85%) MySQL
10 2 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.93%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.93%) MS Access
11 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.85%) Maven
3 1 (0.93%) Ant
3 1 (0.93%) JIRA
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (12.04%) Finance
2 4 (3.70%) Banking
3 2 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Automotive
4 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Law
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Publishing
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.26%) Middleware
2 7 (6.48%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (3.70%) JMS
3 4 (3.70%) Web Services
4 3 (2.78%) Java SE
5 2 (1.85%) CSS
5 2 (1.85%) HTML
5 2 (1.85%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (1.85%) LDAP
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (1.85%) XML
6 1 (0.93%) ISPF
6 1 (0.93%) JDBC
6 1 (0.93%) JRockit
6 1 (0.93%) REST
6 1 (0.93%) SAML
6 1 (0.93%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.93%) XSLT
6 1 (0.93%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.52%) Clustering
2 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (4.63%) User Experience
3 3 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.85%) DataPower
4 2 (1.85%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.85%) Replication
5 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.93%) PKI
5 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.00%) Linux
1 27 (25.00%) Windows
2 20 (18.52%) Unix
3 12 (11.11%) AIX
4 10 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.70%) HPUX
7 2 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.85%) Solaris
7 2 (1.85%) SUSE
7 2 (1.85%) zOS
8 1 (0.93%) CentOS
8 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.74%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (14.81%) ITIL
3 14 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (9.26%) Migration
5 8 (7.41%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 7 (6.48%) Change Control
6 7 (6.48%) SOA
7 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.63%) Change Management
7 5 (4.63%) Data Analysis
7 5 (4.63%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.63%) Service Management
8 4 (3.70%) Analytics
8 4 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (3.70%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (2.78%) DevOps
9 3 (2.78%) Mentoring
9 3 (2.78%) Patch Management
9 3 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (2.78%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.74%) SQL
2 10 (9.26%) PowerShell
3 9 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 6 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 6 (5.56%) Java
5 5 (4.63%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 2 (1.85%) C#
8 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.93%) C
8 1 (0.93%) C++
8 1 (0.93%) JCL
8 1 (0.93%) Jython
8 1 (0.93%) Perl
8 1 (0.93%) Python
8 1 (0.93%) REXX
8 1 (0.93%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) MCSE
1 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.85%) MCP
3 2 (1.85%) MCSD
3 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.93%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) CCDP
4 1 (0.93%) CCNA
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.93%) Degree
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) GDPR
3 1 (0.93%) PMO
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.70%) Docker
4 4 (3.70%) Firmware
4 4 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (3.70%) vSphere
5 3 (2.78%) RACF
5 3 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.85%) NFS
7 1 (0.93%) ACF2
7 1 (0.93%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.93%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (10.19%) SCCM
2 8 (7.41%) WSUS
3 6 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (4.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (3.70%) vCenter Server
6 3 (2.78%) Data Guard
6 3 (2.78%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.85%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.85%) zSecure
8 1 (0.93%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.93%) Foglight
8 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.93%) Puppet
8 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (28.70%) Oracle
2 15 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.26%) Red Hat
3 10 (9.26%) VMware
4 8 (7.41%) Veritas
5 6 (5.56%) ServiceNow
6 4 (3.70%) IBM
6 4 (3.70%) NetApp
7 3 (2.78%) Cisco
7 3 (2.78%) HP
7 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.78%) SAP
8 2 (1.85%) Brocade
8 2 (1.85%) Perforce
8 2 (1.85%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.93%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.93%) IBM Sterling
9 1 (0.93%) Imperva
9 1 (0.93%) NETGEAR
9 1 (0.93%) Veeam