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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Administrator
Rank 61 43 24
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 12 27 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.32% 2.75% 5.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 3.07% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 28
Average daily rate
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£275 £406 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.30% +306.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £301 £82
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £440 £253
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £298
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.60 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.29% +3.33%
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
830 879 764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 91.01% 89.51% 91.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 418 350
Average daily rate £388 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 29 42
Average hourly rate £21.55 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.68% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £19.80 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 11 (33.33%) Finance
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 10 (30.30%) Linux
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle
3 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 8 (24.24%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.21%) UNIX
6 6 (18.18%) Solaris
6 6 (18.18%) Apache
7 5 (15.15%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (15.15%) AIX
7 5 (15.15%) SAP
7 5 (15.15%) Web Services
7 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
7 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
8 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (12.12%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Portal
8 4 (12.12%) Data Entry
8 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security
8 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
8 4 (12.12%) Workflow
8 4 (12.12%) Windows
8 4 (12.12%) IIS
8 4 (12.12%) MS Office
8 4 (12.12%) iPlanet
8 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
8 4 (12.12%) zOS

Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (18.18%) Apache
2 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.12%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (12.12%) IIS
3 4 (12.12%) iPlanet
4 2 (6.06%) JBoss
4 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.03%) NetWeaver
5 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.03%) Lync
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
3 2 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 3 (9.09%) SSL
2 2 (6.06%) SSH
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.06%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Web Services
1 5 (15.15%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 2 (6.06%) Middleware
4 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Replication
1 2 (6.06%) PKI
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) UNIX
3 6 (18.18%) Solaris
4 5 (15.15%) AIX
5 4 (12.12%) Windows
5 4 (12.12%) zOS
5 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.06%) HPUX
7 1 (3.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) Workflow
1 4 (12.12%) Data Entry
1 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security
2 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (9.09%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.06%) High Availability
3 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.03%) CRM
4 1 (3.03%) ETL
4 1 (3.03%) Validation
4 1 (3.03%) Migration
4 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) Release Management
4 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) C
2 2 (6.06%) C#
2 2 (6.06%) PHP
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) ABAP
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) HND
3 1 (3.03%) MCDBA
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCTS
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) CCENT
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Control-M
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) SAP
4 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco
5 3 (9.09%) BT
5 3 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) Netezza
7 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.03%) Ab Initio
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Sun