Period
to 15 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £295 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Administrator
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 63 55
Rank change year-on-year -43 -8 +43
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 65 97 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.65% 2.53% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 2.74% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 48 68
Berkshire median daily rate £295 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.36% +33.33%
10th Percentile £113 £185 £190
90th Percentile £506 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £363 £351 £363
% change year-on-year +3.42% -3.31% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.70% -6.12%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.00 £10.30
90th Percentile £16.90 £28.38 £19.25
South East median hourly rate £13.97 £14.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year -3.67% +26.09% -14.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,673 3,544 4,405
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.25% 92.56% 92.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,904 1,742 2,336
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £424 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.06% +5.94% +5.96%
10th Percentile £231 £235 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.72% +2.44% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 151 169
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14% -30.00%
10th Percentile £10.48 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £46.53 £39.75 £29.20
South East median hourly rate £18.95 £17.77 £19.61
% change year-on-year +6.61% -9.38% +12.06%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Berkshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Administrator in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Berkshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Berkshire over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Berkshire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Berkshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -23 21 £463 +37.04% 7
Bracknell -1 11 £119 -62.08% 1
Maidenhead -9 7 £210 -58.00%
Newbury -7 4 - -
Slough -6 3 £370 - 3
Wokingham -13 3 £375 +7.14% 1
Administrator
South East

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 14 (21.54%) Windows
1 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
2 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.00%) Finance
3 12 (18.46%) Linux
3 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
5 10 (15.38%) SQL
5 10 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (13.85%) Marketing
6 9 (13.85%) Degree
6 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
7 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
7 8 (12.31%) DV Cleared
8 7 (10.77%) Oracle
8 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (9.23%) HTML
9 6 (9.23%) Project Management
9 6 (9.23%) Mathematics
9 6 (9.23%) Economics
9 6 (9.23%) Planning and Forecasting
9 6 (9.23%) Business Forecasting
9 6 (9.23%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (9.23%) Hadoop
9 6 (9.23%) HTML5
9 6 (9.23%) Cloudera
10 5 (7.69%) Big Data
10 5 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (7.69%) PowerShell

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.15%) CMS
3 3 (4.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.62%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) LiveCycle
3 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.62%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.08%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.54%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (4.62%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.08%) Infor M3
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (3.08%) Sonata
1 2 (3.08%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.54%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.54%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.54%) IaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) DNS
2 3 (4.62%) DHCP
2 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 3 (4.62%) Internet
2 3 (4.62%) Skype
2 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.08%) LAN
3 2 (3.08%) SAN
3 2 (3.08%) SSL
3 2 (3.08%) WAN
4 1 (1.54%) BGP
4 1 (1.54%) MPLS
4 1 (1.54%) NAS
4 1 (1.54%) Network Security
4 1 (1.54%) OSPF
4 1 (1.54%) SMS
4 1 (1.54%) VLAN
4 1 (1.54%) VoIP
4 1 (1.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.69%) Big Data
3 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.15%) Sqoop
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.54%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.54%) Hudson
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Marketing
3 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.62%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) French Language
5 2 (3.08%) German Language
5 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.54%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) HTML
1 6 (9.23%) HTML5
2 3 (4.62%) jQuery
2 3 (4.62%) Node.js
2 3 (4.62%) XML
3 2 (3.08%) .NET
3 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.54%) COM
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.31%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (6.15%) CMDB
4 4 (6.15%) Replication
5 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) CCTV
6 1 (1.54%) Clustering
6 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Linux
3 5 (7.69%) Unix
3 5 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) OpenVMS
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.23%) Business Forecasting
1 6 (9.23%) Economics
1 6 (9.23%) Mathematics
1 6 (9.23%) Planning and Forecasting
1 6 (9.23%) Problem-Solving
1 6 (9.23%) Project Management
2 5 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (7.69%) Pricing Strategy
2 5 (7.69%) Statistics
2 5 (7.69%) Workflow
3 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (6.15%) Asset Management
3 4 (6.15%) CRM
3 4 (6.15%) Data Analysis
3 4 (6.15%) Data Ingestion
3 4 (6.15%) ETL
3 4 (6.15%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (6.15%) ITIL
3 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.62%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.38%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.62%) Java
4 2 (3.08%) C#
5 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.85%) Degree
3 8 (12.31%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 3 (4.62%) PMO
3 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.54%) GDPR
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) Apache Flume
2 4 (6.15%) HDFS
3 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (3.08%) HP ALM
1 2 (3.08%) SCCM
1 2 (3.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle
3 6 (9.23%) Cloudera
4 5 (7.69%) HP
5 4 (6.15%) ServiceNow
5 4 (6.15%) Tableau
6 3 (4.62%) Adobe
6 3 (4.62%) Cisco
6 3 (4.62%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (3.08%) AppDynamics
7 2 (3.08%) FNZ
7 2 (3.08%) Lotus
7 2 (3.08%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.08%) SAP
7 2 (3.08%) Serena
8 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.54%) Twitter
8 1 (1.54%) Veeam
8 1 (1.54%) Workday