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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Administrator
Rank 60 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 17 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.75% 2.63% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 2.76% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 7
Average daily rate £350 £469 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +108.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £320 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £564 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
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
916 832 935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 94.14% 95.30% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 442 448
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 22 32
Average hourly rate £45.15 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.55% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016, 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 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.00%) Linux
3 11 (21.15%) SQL
3 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
4 10 (19.23%) VMware
4 10 (19.23%) Degree
4 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
5 9 (17.31%) MS Office
5 9 (17.31%) Unix
5 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
5 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
6 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
7 7 (13.46%) DNS
7 7 (13.46%) Marketing
8 6 (11.54%) Finance
8 6 (11.54%) Citrix
8 6 (11.54%) Windows
8 6 (11.54%) Web Services
8 6 (11.54%) Oracle
8 6 (11.54%) Ansible
9 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
9 5 (9.62%) IIS
9 5 (9.62%) JBoss
9 5 (9.62%) DHCP
9 5 (9.62%) Workflow
9 5 (9.62%) VMware ESX
9 5 (9.62%) iSCSI

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (9.62%) IIS
1 5 (9.62%) JBoss
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.92%) iPlanet
4 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
1 9 (17.31%) MS Office
2 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
3 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (3.85%) SaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) DNS
1 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.62%) DHCP
2 5 (9.62%) iSCSI
3 3 (5.77%) LAN
3 3 (5.77%) WAN
4 2 (3.85%) Broadband
4 2 (3.85%) HTTP
4 2 (3.85%) Internet
4 2 (3.85%) NAS
4 2 (3.85%) Network Security
4 2 (3.85%) SAN
5 1 (1.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) Intranet
5 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.92%) LDAP
5 1 (1.92%) MPLS
5 1 (1.92%) SMTP
5 1 (1.92%) SSH
5 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) DB2
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.77%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.92%) GitLab
2 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 7 (13.46%) Marketing
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Web Services
2 2 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.92%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.92%) J2EE
3 1 (1.92%) LAMP
3 1 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.92%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Learning Management System
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) DataPower
4 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) Unix
3 6 (11.54%) Windows
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.85%) Solaris
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.92%) AIX
7 1 (1.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.62%) Workflow
2 4 (7.69%) Data Entry
2 4 (7.69%) Logistics
3 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.77%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
3 3 (5.77%) Project Management
4 2 (3.85%) Change Control
4 2 (3.85%) ITIL
4 2 (3.85%) ITIL V3
4 2 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
4 2 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.92%) High Availability
5 1 (1.92%) Information Governance
5 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.77%) Perl
3 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.85%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) Python
4 2 (3.85%) Ruby
4 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.92%) AWK
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) Korn
5 1 (1.92%) sed
Qualifications
1 10 (19.23%) Degree
2 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
3 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) HND
5 2 (3.85%) A+ Certification
5 2 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.92%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.85%) NFS
5 1 (1.92%) qmail
5 1 (1.92%) Squid
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.92%) vSphere
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Ansible
2 4 (7.69%) Nagios
2 4 (7.69%) Puppet
3 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.85%) Graphite
4 1 (1.92%) Cacti
4 1 (1.92%) collectd
4 1 (1.92%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.92%) Kibana
4 1 (1.92%) logstash
4 1 (1.92%) Rsyslog
4 1 (1.92%) Simpana
4 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.23%) VMware
3 6 (11.54%) Citrix
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.77%) SAP
5 2 (3.85%) Altiris
5 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.92%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.92%) CommVault
6 1 (1.92%) Dell
6 1 (1.92%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) IBM
6 1 (1.92%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.92%) Splunk
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