The first table below looks at the demand for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 58 21 45
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +24
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 25 53 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.08% 6.35% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 6.96% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 11
Average daily rate £310 £225 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.77% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £102 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £269 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 5
Average hourly rate £10.00 £21.25 £12.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% +64.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £10.47 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £27.50 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.38 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +40.00%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1129 762 1128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.08% 91.37% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 414 489
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 73 86
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.20 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Administrator
South East

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -31 18 £363 +102.79%
High Wycombe 0 4 £250 -3.84%
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
Administrator
South East

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) SLA
3 10 (17.54%) EMC
3 10 (17.54%) SAN
4 9 (15.79%) IBM
4 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.79%) Windows
5 8 (14.04%) Linux
5 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
5 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
5 8 (14.04%) Migration
6 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (12.28%) Firewall
6 7 (12.28%) UNIX
6 7 (12.28%) SQL
6 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
7 6 (10.53%) Clustering
7 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
8 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (8.77%) HACMP
8 5 (8.77%) Project Management
8 5 (8.77%) VMware
8 5 (8.77%) Change Management
8 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
8 5 (8.77%) AIX
9 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
9 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
9 4 (7.02%) DNS
9 4 (7.02%) DHCP

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.26%) Liferay
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (5.26%) Apache
4 3 (5.26%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.26%) MS Office
4 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
1 1 (1.75%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) SAN
2 7 (12.28%) Firewall
3 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.02%) DNS
4 4 (7.02%) DHCP
4 4 (7.02%) VLAN
5 3 (5.26%) iSCSI
5 3 (5.26%) MPLS
6 2 (3.51%) Intranet
6 2 (3.51%) Internet
6 2 (3.51%) HTTP
6 2 (3.51%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.75%) Network Security
7 1 (1.75%) SSL
7 1 (1.75%) LAN
7 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Introscope
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) French Language
4 1 (1.75%) German Language
4 1 (1.75%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.75%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) JDBC
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Streams
2 1 (1.75%) Mason
2 1 (1.75%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.75%) JNDI
2 1 (1.75%) ISPF
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
2 1 (1.75%) J2EE
2 1 (1.75%) SOAP
2 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Clustering
2 5 (8.77%) HACMP
3 2 (3.51%) LPAR
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Handset
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Linux
3 7 (12.28%) UNIX
4 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.77%) AIX
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.04%) Migration
2 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.77%) Project Management
3 5 (8.77%) Change Management
4 4 (7.02%) Content Management
5 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 3 (5.26%) ITIL
6 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.51%) Logistics
6 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.51%) Data Entry
6 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.75%) High Availability
7 1 (1.75%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.75%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.75%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.51%) Perl
3 2 (3.51%) AWK
3 2 (3.51%) sed
4 1 (1.75%) Korn
4 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.75%) Jython
4 1 (1.75%) JCL
4 1 (1.75%) REXX
4 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) MCSE
3 2 (3.51%) MCSA
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) CCNA
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) DFS Replication
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.75%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.75%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (1.75%) WSUS
2 1 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) EMC
2 9 (15.79%) IBM
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.02%) 3PAR
5 3 (5.26%) Veeam
5 3 (5.26%) FatWire
5 3 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (5.26%) Lotus
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle
6 2 (3.51%) Cisco
6 2 (3.51%) Brocade
7 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.75%) Marketo
7 1 (1.75%) Teradata
7 1 (1.75%) Remedy
7 1 (1.75%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.75%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) Apple