The median contractor rate for a Administrator was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Administrator
England / Yorkshire
Rank 88 59 78
Rank change year-on-year -29 +19  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 39 89 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.81% 3.13% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 3.25% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 69 32
Median daily rate £325 £360 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.72% +34.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £162 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £339 £300
% change year-on-year +3.32% +12.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £13.60 £21.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.26% +69.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £16.60 £8.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.33 £22.20 £22.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year -6.66% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2096 2741 2513
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 97.04% 96.55% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1822 1577
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 115 136
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.67% +15.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire -11 28 £338 -15.62% 12
South Yorkshire -14 8 £350 -14.11% 3
North Yorkshire -5 2 £275 -21.42% 3
Administrator
England

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 45 (36.59%) Windows
2 40 (32.52%) Linux
3 31 (25.20%) Unix
4 28 (22.76%) SQL
5 22 (17.89%) Microsoft
6 21 (17.07%) Finance
6 21 (17.07%) VMware
7 19 (15.45%) Active Directory
7 19 (15.45%) LDAP
7 19 (15.45%) Oracle
8 18 (14.63%) IBM
9 17 (13.82%) Service Delivery
10 16 (13.01%) Change Management
10 16 (13.01%) Red Hat
10 16 (13.01%) SQL Server
10 16 (13.01%) ITIL
10 16 (13.01%) DNS
11 15 (12.20%) TCP/IP
11 15 (12.20%) SAN
12 14 (11.38%) Migration
12 14 (11.38%) Hadoop
12 14 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (11.38%) Windows Server
13 13 (10.57%) Analytics
13 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (9.76%) Veritas
14 12 (9.76%) Solaris
14 12 (9.76%) JavaScript
14 12 (9.76%) HTML

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related 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 10 (8.13%) WebSphere
2 9 (7.32%) SAS
2 9 (7.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (6.50%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.25%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.44%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (1.63%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.63%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.63%) Confluence
6 2 (1.63%) IIS
6 2 (1.63%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.63%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.81%) Apache
7 1 (0.81%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.81%) FileNet
7 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Office
2 2 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) Office 365
2 4 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.63%) GitHub
4 1 (0.81%) IaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.45%) LDAP
2 16 (13.01%) DNS
3 15 (12.20%) SAN
3 15 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 9 (7.32%) HTTP
5 8 (6.50%) Firewall
6 7 (5.69%) NAS
7 5 (4.07%) SMTP
7 5 (4.07%) SNMP
8 3 (2.44%) Network Security
8 3 (2.44%) SSL
9 2 (1.63%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.63%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.63%) Extranet
9 2 (1.63%) Internet
9 2 (1.63%) Intranet
9 2 (1.63%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.63%) LAN
9 2 (1.63%) WAN
10 1 (0.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.38%) Hadoop
3 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.88%) DB2
4 6 (4.88%) DB2 UDB
4 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.25%) Apache Hive
6 4 (3.25%) Big Data
6 4 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.25%) HBase
6 4 (3.25%) OLTP
6 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.44%) MySQL
7 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.63%) JIRA
1 2 (1.63%) Selenium
1 2 (1.63%) SonarQube
1 2 (1.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (17.07%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Banking
3 5 (4.07%) Advertising
4 4 (3.25%) Law
5 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.76%) HTML
2 7 (5.69%) JMS
3 5 (4.07%) CSS
3 5 (4.07%) Web Services
3 5 (4.07%) XML
4 2 (1.63%) Middleware
4 2 (1.63%) OSGi
4 2 (1.63%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.81%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.81%) ISPF
5 1 (0.81%) J2EE
5 1 (0.81%) Mason
5 1 (0.81%) SOAP
5 1 (0.81%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.94%) Replication
3 9 (7.32%) Client/Server
4 8 (6.50%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.88%) Symmetrix
6 4 (3.25%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.25%) HACMP
7 2 (1.63%) Clustering
7 2 (1.63%) DataPower
7 2 (1.63%) iSeries
7 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) CMDB
8 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (36.59%) Windows
2 40 (32.52%) Linux
3 31 (25.20%) Unix
4 14 (11.38%) Windows Server
5 13 (10.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (9.76%) Solaris
7 7 (5.69%) AIX
7 7 (5.69%) SUSE
8 6 (4.88%) Ubuntu
8 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 4 (3.25%) VMS
10 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.81%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.82%) Service Delivery
2 16 (13.01%) Change Management
2 16 (13.01%) ITIL
3 14 (11.38%) Migration
4 13 (10.57%) Analytics
5 11 (8.94%) Configuration Management
5 11 (8.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (8.13%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (8.13%) DevOps
6 10 (8.13%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (5.69%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (5.69%) Data Analysis
7 7 (5.69%) ETL
7 7 (5.69%) Web Design
8 6 (4.88%) Data Security
8 6 (4.88%) Integration Testing
8 6 (4.88%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.25%) High Availability
9 4 (3.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.76%) SQL
2 12 (9.76%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.13%) Perl
3 10 (8.13%) Python
4 7 (5.69%) C++
4 7 (5.69%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.88%) Java
5 6 (4.88%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.25%) AWK
6 4 (3.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.81%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.81%) COBOL
7 1 (0.81%) Fortran
7 1 (0.81%) JCL
7 1 (0.81%) Jython
7 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.81%) Progress 4GL
7 1 (0.81%) REXX
7 1 (0.81%) Ruby
7 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (4.07%) SAS Certification
3 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.63%) CCNA
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.63%) Degree
5 1 (0.81%) CCA
5 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.81%) MCSE
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.63%) QA
1 2 (1.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (15.45%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 9 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.50%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (4.88%) NFS
4 6 (4.88%) SRDF
4 6 (4.88%) Veritas File System
5 5 (4.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (3.25%) HDFS
7 3 (2.44%) Terminal Server
7 3 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.63%) Firmware
8 2 (1.63%) vSphere
9 1 (0.81%) ACF2
9 1 (0.81%) Docker
9 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.81%) RACF
9 1 (0.81%) vCloud
9 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (5.69%) Puppet
2 6 (4.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 5 (4.07%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.25%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (3.25%) Nagios
4 4 (3.25%) SCCM
5 3 (2.44%) Ansible
5 3 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.63%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.81%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.81%) Control-M
7 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.81%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (0.81%) QRadar
7 1 (0.81%) Salt
7 1 (0.81%) zSecure
Vendors
1 22 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.07%) VMware
3 19 (15.45%) Oracle
4 18 (14.63%) IBM
5 16 (13.01%) Red Hat
6 12 (9.76%) Veritas
7 10 (8.13%) NetApp
8 9 (7.32%) EMC
9 8 (6.50%) ServiceNow
10 7 (5.69%) Cisco
11 6 (4.88%) Citrix
11 6 (4.88%) HP
11 6 (4.88%) Splunk
11 6 (4.88%) Sun
12 4 (3.25%) F5
13 3 (2.44%) Cloudera
13 3 (2.44%) Hortonworks
13 3 (2.44%) IDERA
13 3 (2.44%) Nintex
13 3 (2.44%) RedGate