The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 59 45 64
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 51 81 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.63% 3.21% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 3.49% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 26
Median daily rate £275 £360 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £151 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.21% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 4
Median hourly rate £18.55 £11.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.30% -8.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.60 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+2.97% +0.70%
Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1798 2324 2502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.82% 92.08% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 1205 1297
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 144 64
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +24.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.95 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.98 £47.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Administrator in the job title.

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Administrator across the Berkshire region.

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Administrator across the Berkshire region.

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -3 24 £150 -60.00% 8
Newbury +14 8 £275 -
Windsor - 7 £550 - 1
Maidenhead -5 3 - - 2
Slough +6 2 £375 - 1
Bracknell -3 2 £160 +28.00% 1
Administrator
South East

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 50 (37.31%) VMware
2 33 (24.63%) SQL
2 33 (24.63%) Linux
3 32 (23.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 28 (20.90%) Solaris
4 28 (20.90%) Java
5 27 (20.15%) LDAP
5 27 (20.15%) DNS
6 26 (19.40%) Change Management
7 24 (17.91%) Incident Management
8 23 (17.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (14.93%) Telecoms
9 20 (14.93%) Red Hat
9 20 (14.93%) Microsoft
10 19 (14.18%) Oracle
10 19 (14.18%) Finance
10 19 (14.18%) Puppet
11 17 (12.69%) MS Office
12 16 (11.94%) MS Excel
13 15 (11.19%) ITIL
13 15 (11.19%) SAP
13 15 (11.19%) Opscode Chef
14 14 (10.45%) Windows
15 13 (9.70%) EMC
16 12 (8.96%) Cisco
16 12 (8.96%) Nagios
17 11 (8.21%) Workflow
17 11 (8.21%) CCNA
17 11 (8.21%) Cisco Certification
17 11 (8.21%) Python

Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (4.48%) Apache
1 6 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.99%) CMS
3 3 (2.24%) IIS
3 3 (2.24%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.49%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.75%) Confluence
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.75%) JBoss
5 1 (0.75%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (12.69%) MS Office
2 16 (11.94%) MS Excel
3 9 (6.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.99%) Maya
4 4 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.75%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) HFM
1 4 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.49%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.75%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.75%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.15%) DNS
1 27 (20.15%) LDAP
2 9 (6.72%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (4.48%) Firewall
4 5 (3.73%) FTP
4 5 (3.73%) HTTP
5 4 (2.99%) SSL
6 3 (2.24%) LAN
6 3 (2.24%) SAN
6 3 (2.24%) WAN
7 2 (1.49%) ICMP
7 2 (1.49%) MRTG
7 2 (1.49%) Network Security
7 2 (1.49%) SNMP
8 1 (0.75%) DHCP
8 1 (0.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.48%) MySQL
2 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.49%) Big Data
4 2 (1.49%) DataStax
4 2 (1.49%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.75%) DB2
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.75%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.73%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (2.99%) Hudson
4 3 (2.24%) Subversion
5 1 (0.75%) Ant
5 1 (0.75%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.75%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.75%) JIRA
5 1 (0.75%) Maven
5 1 (0.75%) MSI
5 1 (0.75%) ProC
5 1 (0.75%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 20 (14.93%) Telecoms
2 19 (14.18%) Finance
3 5 (3.73%) Electronics
3 5 (3.73%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.72%) HTML
2 8 (5.97%) CSS
3 3 (2.24%) Web Services
3 3 (2.24%) XML
4 2 (1.49%) VML
5 1 (0.75%) CGI
5 1 (0.75%) Django
5 1 (0.75%) Kafka
5 1 (0.75%) Middleware
5 1 (0.75%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.75%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.48%) AS400
2 6 (4.48%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.48%) iSeries
3 5 (3.73%) EMC VNX
4 3 (2.24%) CMDB
4 3 (2.24%) Copywriting
5 2 (1.49%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.49%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.75%) Clustering
6 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.63%) Linux
2 28 (20.90%) Solaris
3 14 (10.45%) Windows
4 10 (7.46%) CentOS
5 9 (6.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.73%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.73%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.99%) Unix
9 3 (2.24%) Windows Server
10 2 (1.49%) Debian
10 2 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.75%) AIX
11 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.88%) Performance Monitoring
2 26 (19.40%) Change Management
3 24 (17.91%) Incident Management
4 15 (11.19%) ITIL
5 11 (8.21%) Workflow
6 10 (7.46%) DevOps
7 9 (6.72%) Data Entry
7 9 (6.72%) Data Management
7 9 (6.72%) Project Management
8 7 (5.22%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (5.22%) Migration
8 7 (5.22%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (3.73%) Service Management
10 4 (2.99%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (2.99%) Content Management
10 4 (2.99%) Data Protection
10 4 (2.99%) ERP
10 4 (2.99%) Programme Management
10 4 (2.99%) Security Management
10 4 (2.99%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.63%) SQL
2 28 (20.90%) Java
3 11 (8.21%) Python
4 7 (5.22%) Perl
5 5 (3.73%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.73%) Ruby
6 3 (2.24%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.49%) C
8 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.75%) PHP
8 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.75%) VB
8 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (8.21%) CCNA
1 11 (8.21%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (7.46%) CCNP
3 9 (6.72%) Degree
3 9 (6.72%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.48%) HND
4 6 (4.48%) RHCE
4 6 (4.48%) RHCSA
5 5 (3.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (2.99%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.99%) ECDL
7 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) SLA
2 2 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (17.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.97%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.22%) vSphere
4 3 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.49%) XenApp
6 1 (0.75%) iptables
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.75%) NFS
6 1 (0.75%) Postfix
6 1 (0.75%) vCloud
6 1 (0.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 19 (14.18%) Puppet
2 15 (11.19%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (8.96%) Nagios
4 6 (4.48%) Ansible
5 3 (2.24%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.24%) SCCM
6 2 (1.49%) NSN NetAct
6 2 (1.49%) SCOM
6 2 (1.49%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.75%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.75%) WSUS
7 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (37.31%) VMware
2 20 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.93%) Red Hat
3 19 (14.18%) Oracle
4 15 (11.19%) SAP
5 13 (9.70%) EMC
6 12 (8.96%) Cisco
7 5 (3.73%) IBM
7 5 (3.73%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.99%) CommVault
8 4 (2.99%) HP
8 4 (2.99%) Hyperion
9 3 (2.24%) BMC
9 3 (2.24%) CA
9 3 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.49%) Citrix
10 2 (1.49%) NetApp
10 2 (1.49%) Symantec
10 2 (1.49%) Veeam
10 2 (1.49%) Wyse