The table below looks at the statistics for the Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 53 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 25 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.45% 2.52% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 2.79% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 6
Average daily rate
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£345 £200 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £278
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Average hourly rate £11.24 £18.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.56% -40.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.60 £29.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £56.80 £30.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +18.51%
Administrator
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
920 789 919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.11% 90.27% 91.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 397 418
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.59% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 44 39
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.50 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.13 £19.00 £49.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 12 (36.36%) SQL
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
3 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 5 (15.15%) VMware
4 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) UNIX
4 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
5 4 (12.12%) BT
5 4 (12.12%) Finance
5 4 (12.12%) Python
5 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 4 (12.12%) Web Services
5 4 (12.12%) IIS
5 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
6 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 3 (9.09%) iSCSI
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle
6 3 (9.09%) DNS
6 3 (9.09%) DHCP

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (12.12%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) iPlanet
3 1 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Project
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) DHCP
2 3 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.03%) Broadband
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) SSH
3 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.03%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.06%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) PACS
3 1 (3.03%) PKI
3 1 (3.03%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
3 5 (15.15%) UNIX
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.06%) Solaris
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) CentOS
6 1 (3.03%) AIX
6 1 (3.03%) Fedora
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 2 (6.06%) Migration
2 2 (6.06%) Business Development
3 1 (3.03%) Use Case
3 1 (3.03%) Release Management
3 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) High Availability
3 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.03%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (3.03%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (3.03%) ETL
3 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.03%) Project Management
3 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.03%) Workflow
3 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.12%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.06%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCTS
2 1 (3.03%) MCITP
2 1 (3.03%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) MCDBA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (3.03%) Control-M
1 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Citrix
3 4 (12.12%) BT
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) Ab Initio
6 1 (3.03%) Sun
6 1 (3.03%) Intel
6 1 (3.03%) Altiris
6 1 (3.03%) Netezza