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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 64 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 11 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.19% 2.04% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 2.21% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 12
Average daily rate
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£300 £225 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £204 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £408 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £13.58 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -1.27%
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
833 994 1148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.86% 92.04% 90.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 518 394
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 44
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £17.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014, 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 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
3 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 5 (15.15%) MS Office
5 4 (12.12%) UNIX
5 4 (12.12%) Linux
5 4 (12.12%) Finance
5 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
6 3 (9.09%) VMware
6 3 (9.09%) Degree
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) HP
6 3 (9.09%) Citrix
6 3 (9.09%) Solaris
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle
6 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.06%) XenApp
7 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
7 2 (6.06%) People Management
7 2 (6.06%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) SQL
7 2 (6.06%) Web Services
7 2 (6.06%) CRM

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.03%) iPlanet
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
3 3 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) IMAP
2 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
2 1 (3.03%) LDAP
2 1 (3.03%) SNMP
2 1 (3.03%) POP3
2 1 (3.03%) SMTP
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) MS Access
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Subversion
1 1 (3.03%) Maven
1 1 (3.03%) Trac
1 1 (3.03%) Ant
1 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
1 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) Java SE
2 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.03%) SAML
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.03%) MAPI
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.03%) Open Source
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) UNIX
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.09%) Solaris
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) zOS
5 1 (3.03%) FreeBSD
5 1 (3.03%) AIX
5 1 (3.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.09%) Project Management
2 2 (6.06%) People Management
2 2 (6.06%) CRM
2 2 (6.06%) Time Management
2 2 (6.06%) Change Management
2 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (6.06%) Workflow
2 2 (6.06%) Logistics
3 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
3 1 (3.03%) Business Development
3 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
3 1 (3.03%) System Testing
3 1 (3.03%) High Availability
3 1 (3.03%) Analytics
3 1 (3.03%) Cyber Security
3 1 (3.03%) Dependency Management
3 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Java
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) AWK
2 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.03%) Python
2 1 (3.03%) VBA
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCP
3 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) XenApp
2 2 (6.06%) NFS
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.03%) Xen
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (3.03%) Veritas File System
3 1 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
2 3 (9.09%) HP
2 3 (9.09%) Citrix
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Veritas
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Altiris
4 1 (3.03%) Planview
4 1 (3.03%) F5
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec
4 1 (3.03%) Remedy
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) CA
4 1 (3.03%) SAP