Period
to 15 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 119 75
Rank change year-on-year -12 -44 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 77 69 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.53% 1.61% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.66% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 40 129
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.08% -7.81% +14.29%
10th Percentile £184 £187 £191
90th Percentile £420 £453 £501
England median daily rate £365 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +0.69% +3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.49 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.96% -9.68% +14.01%
10th Percentile £10.27 £10.40 £12.89
90th Percentile £12.70 £18.00 £23.45
England median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -6.67%

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 4,819 4,164 5,552
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.97% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,192 2,631 3,741
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £258 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £556
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 155 178
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £12.51 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.95% -7.37% +3.85%
10th Percentile £9.98 £9.25 £8.50
90th Percentile £41.50 £28.51 £29.99
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% -2.63% +8.57%

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 15 July 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 15 July 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 -16 44 £333 -11.33% 22
North Yorkshire +13 18 £335 +36.73% 7
South Yorkshire -9 10 £350 +3.70% 4
East Yorkshire - 1 £363 - 1
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 29 (37.66%) Linux
2 24 (31.17%) Oracle
3 15 (19.48%) Unix
4 12 (15.58%) Windows
5 11 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (12.99%) Red Hat
7 9 (11.69%) Shell Script
7 9 (11.69%) Middleware
7 9 (11.69%) SMS
7 9 (11.69%) SQL
7 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
7 9 (11.69%) WebLogic
7 9 (11.69%) ITIL
7 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database
7 9 (11.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (10.39%) Puppet
8 8 (10.39%) Docker
8 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
8 8 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (9.09%) VMware
9 7 (9.09%) Clustering
9 7 (9.09%) SharePoint
9 7 (9.09%) Java
9 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (7.79%) NAS
10 6 (7.79%) Bash Shell
10 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (7.79%) SAN

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 9 (11.69%) WebLogic
2 7 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.60%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.60%) nginx
5 2 (2.60%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.60%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Office 365
3 2 (2.60%) Force.com
3 2 (2.60%) PaaS
3 2 (2.60%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) SMS
2 6 (7.79%) NAS
2 6 (7.79%) SAN
3 5 (6.49%) SSL
4 3 (3.90%) DNS
4 3 (3.90%) Firewall
4 3 (3.90%) Kerberos
4 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.60%) DHCP
5 2 (2.60%) HTTP
5 2 (2.60%) Internet
6 1 (1.30%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.30%) Extranet
6 1 (1.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.30%) FTP
6 1 (1.30%) Intranet
6 1 (1.30%) IPsec
6 1 (1.30%) VLAN
6 1 (1.30%) VPN
6 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database
1 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database 12c
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (6.49%) MySQL
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (2.60%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.60%) GIS
6 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.30%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.30%) MS Access
7 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.60%) Maven
3 1 (1.30%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Banking
2 3 (3.90%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Advertising
3 1 (1.30%) Automotive
3 1 (1.30%) Law
3 1 (1.30%) Publishing
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) Middleware
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (3.90%) Java SE
3 3 (3.90%) JMS
4 2 (2.60%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (2.60%) Kafka
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (2.60%) Visualforce
4 2 (2.60%) Web Services
4 2 (2.60%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.30%) Apache Axis
5 1 (1.30%) ISPF
5 1 (1.30%) JDBC
5 1 (1.30%) LDAP
5 1 (1.30%) SAML
5 1 (1.30%) XML
5 1 (1.30%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.60%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.30%) DataPower
4 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.30%) Replication
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.66%) Linux
2 15 (19.48%) Unix
3 12 (15.58%) Windows
4 9 (11.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Server
6 4 (5.19%) AIX
7 3 (3.90%) Solaris
7 3 (3.90%) zOS
8 2 (2.60%) HPUX
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (11.69%) ITIL
3 8 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (6.49%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.49%) Migration
5 4 (5.19%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (5.19%) Change Control
5 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.19%) SOA
6 3 (3.90%) Analytics
6 3 (3.90%) BPEL
6 3 (3.90%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 3 (3.90%) CRM
6 3 (3.90%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.90%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.90%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (3.90%) Statistics
7 2 (2.60%) Decision-Making
7 2 (2.60%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (2.60%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) Shell Script
1 9 (11.69%) SQL
2 7 (9.09%) Java
3 6 (7.79%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.49%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.90%) Python
5 3 (3.90%) Ruby
6 2 (2.60%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.60%) SOQL
6 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.30%) C
7 1 (1.30%) C++
7 1 (1.30%) JCL
7 1 (1.30%) Perl
7 1 (1.30%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.90%) MCSE
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.60%) Degree
3 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.30%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) MCSD
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) PMO
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) GDPR
3 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) Active Directory
1 8 (10.39%) Docker
2 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.90%) KVM
4 3 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.60%) NFS
6 1 (1.30%) ACF2
6 1 (1.30%) Firmware
6 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.30%) RACF
6 1 (1.30%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (10.39%) Puppet
2 5 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (6.49%) SCCM
3 4 (5.19%) Ansible
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (5.19%) WSUS
4 3 (3.90%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.60%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.60%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (2.60%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.60%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.30%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.30%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 24 (31.17%) Oracle
2 10 (12.99%) Red Hat
3 7 (9.09%) VMware
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.19%) NetApp
5 4 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.90%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.60%) Brocade
7 2 (2.60%) Cisco
7 2 (2.60%) HP
7 2 (2.60%) IBM
7 2 (2.60%) Perforce
7 2 (2.60%) SAP
7 2 (2.60%) Veritas
8 1 (1.30%) Aruba
8 1 (1.30%) Cramer
8 1 (1.30%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.30%) NETGEAR
8 1 (1.30%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.30%) Sun