The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 84 78 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -24
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 54 50 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.84% 1.78% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.98% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 17
Average daily rate
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£328 £300 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +49.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £115 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £464 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £340 £280
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 12
Average hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% -53.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £15.80 £61.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +12.06%
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
2610 2519 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 88.84% 89.74% 91.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1368 1295 835
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 112 136
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £34.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Administrator in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 23 £356 +58.33% 3
Bracknell +15 9 £80 - 2
Slough -4 6 £400 +247.82% 4
Newbury - 3 £88 -
Maidenhead +10 2 £375 -
Windsor - 1 £310 -
Administrator
South East

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Administrator in their job title.

1 34 (30.09%) Telecoms
2 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
3 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
4 19 (16.81%) Linux
4 19 (16.81%) Active Directory
5 18 (15.93%) Degree
6 17 (15.04%) MS Office
6 17 (15.04%) Windows
7 16 (14.16%) Oracle
8 14 (12.39%) Finance
9 13 (11.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 12 (10.62%) UNIX
11 10 (8.85%) TCP/IP
11 10 (8.85%) IBM
12 9 (7.96%) Java
13 8 (7.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (7.08%) ITIL
13 8 (7.08%) SAN
13 8 (7.08%) VMware
14 7 (6.19%) Remedy
14 7 (6.19%) HP
14 7 (6.19%) SAP
14 7 (6.19%) IIS
14 7 (6.19%) Solaris
14 7 (6.19%) Spreadsheet
14 7 (6.19%) Time Management
15 6 (5.31%) Data Entry
15 6 (5.31%) SharePoint
15 6 (5.31%) LAN
15 6 (5.31%) WAN

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.19%) IIS
2 6 (5.31%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.42%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.42%) Apache
3 5 (4.42%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.54%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (3.54%) iPlanet
4 4 (3.54%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (3.54%) Lync
4 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.88%) MTS
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) JBoss
6 1 (0.88%) SAS
6 1 (0.88%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
2 17 (15.04%) MS Office
3 13 (11.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (6.19%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (3.54%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) SaaS
2 2 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.77%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.85%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.08%) SAN
3 6 (5.31%) LAN
3 6 (5.31%) WAN
4 5 (4.42%) VPN
5 4 (3.54%) Intranet
6 3 (2.65%) Internet
6 3 (2.65%) DNS
6 3 (2.65%) DHCP
6 3 (2.65%) FTP
7 2 (1.77%) SSL
7 2 (1.77%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.88%) SSH
8 1 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.88%) NAS
8 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.42%) DB2
2 3 (2.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.88%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.88%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.77%) MSBuild
General
1 34 (30.09%) Telecoms
2 14 (12.39%) Finance
3 5 (4.42%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.54%) Marketing
4 4 (3.54%) Legal
5 3 (2.65%) Law
5 3 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) Web Services
1 5 (4.42%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (2.65%) HTML
3 2 (1.77%) .NET
3 2 (1.77%) Mason
3 2 (1.77%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.88%) Middleware
4 1 (0.88%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.88%) J2EE
4 1 (0.88%) CSS
4 1 (0.88%) XML
4 1 (0.88%) JMS
4 1 (0.88%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.65%) Replication
2 2 (1.77%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.88%) NHS
3 1 (0.88%) Clustering
3 1 (0.88%) PKI
3 1 (0.88%) Open Source
3 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.81%) Linux
2 17 (15.04%) Windows
3 12 (10.62%) UNIX
4 8 (7.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.19%) Solaris
6 5 (4.42%) AIX
7 4 (3.54%) zOS
7 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.77%) HPUX
9 2 (1.77%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (7.08%) ITIL
2 7 (6.19%) Time Management
3 6 (5.31%) Data Entry
3 6 (5.31%) Workflow
3 6 (5.31%) Migration
4 5 (4.42%) Service Delivery
4 5 (4.42%) Change Management
5 4 (3.54%) E-Commerce
5 4 (3.54%) Project Management
5 4 (3.54%) Service Management
5 4 (3.54%) Data Analysis
5 4 (3.54%) Fault Management
5 4 (3.54%) Cyber Security
6 3 (2.65%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (2.65%) People Management
6 3 (2.65%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (2.65%) Operations Management
6 3 (2.65%) ETL
7 2 (1.77%) Configuration Management
7 2 (1.77%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.96%) Java
2 4 (3.54%) Perl
3 3 (2.65%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.65%) SQL
4 2 (1.77%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.77%) C
4 2 (1.77%) C#
4 2 (1.77%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.88%) PHP
5 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.88%) ABAP
5 1 (0.88%) VBA
5 1 (0.88%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 18 (15.93%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) HND
2 4 (3.54%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.77%) MCP
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.88%) MCTS
4 1 (0.88%) MCITP
4 1 (0.88%) CCENT
4 1 (0.88%) MCSE
4 1 (0.88%) MCSA
4 1 (0.88%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.88%) CCNA
4 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) SLA
2 4 (3.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 19 (16.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.65%) vSphere
3 3 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.88%) NFS
4 1 (0.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.88%) Veritas File System
4 1 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.88%) Xen
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.65%) Nagios
1 3 (2.65%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (2.65%) HP SIM
1 3 (2.65%) logstash
1 3 (2.65%) vMotion
2 2 (1.77%) Puppet
2 2 (1.77%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.16%) Oracle
3 10 (8.85%) IBM
4 8 (7.08%) VMware
5 7 (6.19%) Remedy
5 7 (6.19%) SAP
5 7 (6.19%) HP
6 4 (3.54%) Cognos
6 4 (3.54%) Cisco
6 4 (3.54%) Citrix
6 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.65%) BT
7 3 (2.65%) Dell
7 3 (2.65%) Splunk
7 3 (2.65%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.77%) EMC
8 2 (1.77%) Symantec
9 1 (0.88%) CA
9 1 (0.88%) Veritas