Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 63 70
Rank change year-on-year -40 +7 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 83 158 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.88% 3.22% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 3.35% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 99 103
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £360 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -5.26% +13.43%
10th Percentile £170 £225 £213
90th Percentile £456 £495 £498
England median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.74% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 23
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £13.60 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.76% - +35.95%
10th Percentile £16.25 £9.90 £9.34
90th Percentile £21.75 £16.97 £28.45
England median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +17.86% -3.45% -1.69%

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 4,252 4,720 5,761
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.13% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,806 3,039 3,772
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £250
90th Percentile £542 £538 £540
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 211 298
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.92 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.80% -0.61% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.98 £9.50 £9.12
90th Percentile £40.00 £28.75 £25.00
England median hourly rate £18.10 £18.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year -1.55% -0.61% +12.12%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -31 47 £350 -12.50% 17
South Yorkshire -3 30 £425 +13.33% 11
North Yorkshire -11 6 £363 +23.40% 3
Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 30 (36.14%) Linux
2 22 (26.51%) SQL
3 20 (24.10%) Oracle
4 18 (21.69%) Red Hat
5 17 (20.48%) Windows
5 17 (20.48%) Finance
6 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
6 16 (19.28%) Unix
6 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
7 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (15.66%) ITIL
8 13 (15.66%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (14.46%) SharePoint
9 12 (14.46%) DNS
10 11 (13.25%) Clustering
10 11 (13.25%) NetApp
10 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
10 11 (13.25%) PowerShell
10 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
10 11 (13.25%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (12.05%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (12.05%) Infrastructure Management
11 10 (12.05%) Analytics
11 10 (12.05%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (12.05%) SCOM
11 10 (12.05%) vSphere
11 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (12.05%) MCSE
11 10 (12.05%) IIS

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 12 (14.46%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.05%) IIS
2 10 (12.05%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (12.05%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (6.02%) SAS
4 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.20%) G Suite
3 1 (1.20%) Office 365
3 1 (1.20%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) DNS
2 8 (9.64%) NetScaler
3 7 (8.43%) SMS
4 5 (6.02%) Firewall
4 5 (6.02%) NAS
4 5 (6.02%) SAN
4 5 (6.02%) SSL
5 3 (3.61%) Internet
5 3 (3.61%) SSH
6 2 (2.41%) BIG-IP
6 2 (2.41%) Extranet
6 2 (2.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (2.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (2.41%) HTTP
6 2 (2.41%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.41%) Intranet
6 2 (2.41%) MQTT
6 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.20%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (8.43%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (4.82%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.41%) DB2
8 2 (2.41%) MySQL
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.20%) Informix
9 1 (1.20%) MS Access
9 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
1 8 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.61%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.20%) Advertising
6 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
6 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) Middleware
1 3 (3.61%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.41%) JDBC
2 2 (2.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.41%) XML
3 1 (1.20%) HTML
3 1 (1.20%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.20%) ISPF
3 1 (1.20%) LDAP
3 1 (1.20%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.25%) Clustering
3 8 (9.64%) Replication
4 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.41%) DataPower
5 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.20%) iSeries
6 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) User Experience
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (36.14%) Linux
2 17 (20.48%) Windows
3 16 (19.28%) Unix
4 12 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (13.25%) Windows Server
6 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (7.23%) AIX
8 4 (4.82%) Solaris
8 4 (4.82%) SUSE
9 3 (3.61%) CentOS
10 2 (2.41%) HPUX
10 2 (2.41%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.20%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.66%) Capacity Planning
1 13 (15.66%) ITIL
2 11 (13.25%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (12.05%) Analytics
3 10 (12.05%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (6.02%) Migration
4 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (4.82%) Change Management
5 4 (4.82%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (4.82%) Risk Management
5 4 (4.82%) SDLC
5 4 (4.82%) Visual Analytics
6 3 (3.61%) Change Control
6 3 (3.61%) Data Analytics
6 3 (3.61%) Kanban
6 3 (3.61%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.61%) Performance Management
6 3 (3.61%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (3.61%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.51%) SQL
2 11 (13.25%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.43%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.02%) Perl
4 5 (6.02%) Python
5 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.41%) Java
6 1 (1.20%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.20%) JCL
6 1 (1.20%) Korn
6 1 (1.20%) REXX
6 1 (1.20%) Ruby
6 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) MCSE
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.20%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) GCP
1 3 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.41%) QA
3 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.05%) vSphere
3 9 (10.84%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (4.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (4.82%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.41%) RHEV
6 1 (1.20%) ACF2
6 1 (1.20%) Docker
6 1 (1.20%) Firmware
6 1 (1.20%) RACF
6 1 (1.20%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.20%) XenApp
6 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) SCOM
2 5 (6.02%) Tivoli
3 4 (4.82%) Nagios
4 3 (3.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.41%) Puppet
6 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.20%) SCCM
6 1 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.20%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (24.10%) Oracle
2 18 (21.69%) Red Hat
3 16 (19.28%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.25%) NetApp
5 8 (9.64%) IBM
6 6 (7.23%) HP
7 5 (6.02%) EMC
8 4 (4.82%) Veritas
9 3 (3.61%) Cisco
9 3 (3.61%) SAP
9 3 (3.61%) Veeam
10 2 (2.41%) Citrix
10 2 (2.41%) F5
10 2 (2.41%) Sybase
11 1 (1.20%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.20%) Proofpoint
11 1 (1.20%) Sage
11 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.20%) Splunk