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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Administrator
Rank 49 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 20 18 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.31% 1.80% 3.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 1.97% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 9
Average daily rate
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£200 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £136 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £268 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £293
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £11.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.50 £11.00 £26.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -11.86%
Administrator
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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
786 912 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.76% 91.20% 87.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 433 377
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 33 25
Average hourly rate £17.29 £13.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.70% -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.88 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £50.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Administrator across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Administrator Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 20 (43.48%) MS Excel
3 13 (28.26%) MS Office
4 12 (26.09%) Windows
4 12 (26.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
6 7 (15.22%) SharePoint
7 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
7 6 (13.04%) Finance
7 6 (13.04%) VMware
7 6 (13.04%) Degree
7 6 (13.04%) Oracle
7 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 5 (10.87%) SQL
8 5 (10.87%) Linux
8 5 (10.87%) UNIX
8 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
8 5 (10.87%) Workflow
9 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (8.70%) HND
9 4 (8.70%) SAP
9 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (8.70%) Project Management
9 4 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
9 4 (8.70%) Data Entry
9 4 (8.70%) Cyber Security
10 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (15.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) Apache
2 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 13 (28.26%) MS Office
3 12 (26.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) HTTP
2 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (2.17%) SNMP
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) SSL
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) IMAP
3 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.17%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) Broadband
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) POP3
3 1 (2.17%) SMTP
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) MS Access
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.17%) Trac
3 1 (2.17%) Maven
3 1 (2.17%) Ant
General
1 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
1 1 (2.17%) MAPI
1 1 (2.17%) Java SE
1 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) EPoS
1 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
1 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) FMCG
2 1 (2.17%) Open Source
2 1 (2.17%) Replication
2 1 (2.17%) PKI
2 1 (2.17%) Statistics
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) UNIX
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.52%) Solaris
5 2 (4.35%) AIX
5 2 (4.35%) CentOS
5 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.17%) FreeBSD
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.87%) Workflow
2 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.70%) Project Management
2 4 (8.70%) Data Entry
2 4 (8.70%) Cyber Security
3 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.35%) DevOps
4 2 (4.35%) Data Modelling
4 2 (4.35%) ETL
4 2 (4.35%) ITIL
4 2 (4.35%) Business Development
4 2 (4.35%) Time Management
4 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.35%) Logistics
5 1 (2.17%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.17%) E-business
5 1 (2.17%) ITSM
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.17%) CRM
5 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) Java
2 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.17%) VB
3 1 (2.17%) Python
3 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.17%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) HND
4 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.17%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) CCNA
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.35%) XenApp
4 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) KVM
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (2.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (2.17%) Nagios
2 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) VMware
3 4 (8.70%) SAP
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.35%) Sophos
5 2 (4.35%) Talend
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) EMC
6 1 (2.17%) Intel
6 1 (2.17%) Veritas
6 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.17%) Remedy
6 1 (2.17%) Altiris
6 1 (2.17%) Planview