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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 56 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 7 27 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.83% 2.92% 4.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 3.22% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +300.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 13
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £14.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.83% -1.66%
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
762 839 830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.82% 90.80% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 375 362
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 28 41
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.25 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.12 £22.05 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 9 (30.00%) Linux
1 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Oracle
4 6 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) Solaris
5 5 (16.67%) UNIX
6 4 (13.33%) AIX
6 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (13.33%) SAP
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 4 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (13.33%) Apache
6 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
6 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.00%) Cyber Security
7 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (10.00%) Data Entry
7 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (10.00%) zOS
7 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco
7 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (13.33%) Apache
1 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) iPlanet
2 3 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.67%) SSL
1 2 (6.67%) SSH
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.67%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
General
1 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
1 4 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) J2EE
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) JMS
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) UNIX
2 5 (16.67%) Solaris
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (13.33%) AIX
4 3 (10.00%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) zOS
5 1 (3.33%) Fedora
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) VMS
5 1 (3.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Workflow
1 3 (10.00%) ITIL
1 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (10.00%) Data Entry
1 3 (10.00%) Cyber Security
1 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (3.33%) High Availability
2 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (3.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (3.33%) CRM
2 1 (3.33%) ETL
2 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.33%) Validation
2 1 (3.33%) Migration
2 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) C
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) ABAP
3 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) HND
3 1 (3.33%) MCDBA
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCTS
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) CCENT
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Control-M
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) SAP
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (10.00%) BT
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) Sun
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Ab Initio
6 1 (3.33%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Netezza
6 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow