Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 79 78
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 -18
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 96 149 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.19% 2.77% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 2.88% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 96 106
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £170 £250 £216
90th Percentile £444 £525 £488
England median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £12.05 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.46% -11.38% +35.95%
10th Percentile £20.75 £9.80 £8.77
90th Percentile £22.25 £14.30 £34.10
England median hourly rate £16.97 £14.29 £15.00
% change year-on-year +18.70% -4.72% -3.23%

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 4240 5174 5880
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.12% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2813 3323 3917
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £221 £250 £250
90th Percentile £545 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 198 320
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £14.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.34% +0.35%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.48 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.48 £29.88 £28.78
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

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 20 November 2017.

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 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
West Yorkshire +1 63 £300 -28.49% 9
South Yorkshire -7 25 £350 -3.45% 6
North Yorkshire +2 8 £115 -61.67% 1
Administrator
England

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

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 Yorkshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 35 (36.46%) Linux
2 28 (29.17%) Windows
3 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
4 20 (20.83%) SQL
4 20 (20.83%) SQL Server
5 19 (19.79%) ITIL
6 17 (17.71%) Red Hat
7 16 (16.67%) Oracle
7 16 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 16 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 15 (15.63%) Finance
8 15 (15.63%) Active Directory
8 15 (15.63%) Windows Server
9 14 (14.58%) Unix
9 14 (14.58%) Change Management
9 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (13.54%) Analytics
10 13 (13.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (13.54%) DNS
11 12 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (12.50%) SCOM
12 11 (11.46%) Banking
12 11 (11.46%) NetApp
13 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (10.42%) HP
13 10 (10.42%) IBM
13 10 (10.42%) IIS
13 10 (10.42%) MCSE
13 10 (10.42%) Clustering

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 16 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 13 (13.54%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (10.42%) IIS
3 10 (10.42%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (9.38%) SAS
5 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.13%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.08%) Office 365
3 1 (1.04%) G Suite
3 1 (1.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.54%) DNS
2 9 (9.38%) Firewall
3 8 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 7 (7.29%) SSL
5 6 (6.25%) SAN
6 5 (5.21%) SMS
7 4 (4.17%) NAS
7 4 (4.17%) SSH
8 3 (3.13%) Internet
8 3 (3.13%) WAN
9 2 (2.08%) BIG-IP
9 2 (2.08%) Extranet
9 2 (2.08%) HTTP
9 2 (2.08%) HTTPS
9 2 (2.08%) Intranet
9 2 (2.08%) LAN
9 2 (2.08%) LDAP
9 2 (2.08%) MQTT
9 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.38%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (8.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.21%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.21%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.08%) MySQL
7 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.04%) Big Data
8 1 (1.04%) DB2
8 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.04%) Power BI
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 8 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.08%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.08%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 15 (15.63%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) Middleware
2 2 (2.08%) JDBC
2 2 (2.08%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.08%) XML
3 1 (1.04%) HTML
3 1 (1.04%) ISPF
3 1 (1.04%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.04%) Visualforce
3 1 (1.04%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.42%) Clustering
3 7 (7.29%) Replication
4 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.08%) DataPower
4 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.08%) FMCG
5 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) NHS
5 1 (1.04%) User Experience
5 1 (1.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.46%) Linux
2 28 (29.17%) Windows
3 15 (15.63%) Windows Server
4 14 (14.58%) Unix
5 12 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (7.29%) AIX
8 5 (5.21%) Solaris
9 4 (4.17%) CentOS
10 3 (3.13%) HPUX
10 3 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (3.13%) SUSE
11 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.04%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.79%) ITIL
2 14 (14.58%) Change Management
3 13 (13.54%) Analytics
4 12 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (10.42%) Infrastructure Management
5 10 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (8.33%) Visual Analytics
7 7 (7.29%) Migration
7 7 (7.29%) SDLC
8 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.17%) Business Process Modelling
9 4 (4.17%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (4.17%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.17%) Statistics
10 3 (3.13%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (3.13%) Information Security
10 3 (3.13%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (3.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.83%) SQL
2 16 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.21%) Python
3 5 (5.21%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.17%) Perl
5 2 (2.08%) Jython
5 2 (2.08%) Ruby
6 1 (1.04%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.04%) Java
6 1 (1.04%) JCL
6 1 (1.04%) REXX
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) MCSE
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.04%) SAS Certification
4 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.08%) GCP
2 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.38%) vSphere
3 8 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (5.21%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (3.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.08%) Firmware
6 2 (2.08%) RHEV
7 1 (1.04%) ACF2
7 1 (1.04%) Docker
7 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.04%) KVM
7 1 (1.04%) RACF
7 1 (1.04%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.04%) XenApp
7 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (12.50%) SCOM
2 4 (4.17%) Nagios
2 4 (4.17%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (2.08%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.08%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.08%) Puppet
3 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (2.08%) SCCM
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.04%) yum
Vendors
1 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.71%) Red Hat
3 16 (16.67%) Oracle
4 11 (11.46%) NetApp
5 10 (10.42%) HP
5 10 (10.42%) IBM
6 7 (7.29%) Cisco
7 6 (6.25%) SAP
8 4 (4.17%) Citrix
8 4 (4.17%) EMC
9 3 (3.13%) Veeam
9 3 (3.13%) Veritas
9 3 (3.13%) VMware
10 2 (2.08%) Brocade
10 2 (2.08%) F5
10 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.04%) Capita
11 1 (1.04%) Forcepoint
11 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.04%) Splunk