The median contractor rate for a Administrator was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 70 84
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 44 54 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.41% 2.18% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 2.35% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 27
Median daily rate £425 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +20.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £122 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £485 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year - +12.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 10
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.25 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +124.48% +6.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.44% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1707 2301 2737
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 93.33% 92.71% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 1191 1418
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 76 87
Median hourly rate £15.70 £21.33 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.39% +21.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Administrator in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Berkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 14 £425 +13.33% 13
Bracknell +1 8 £125 -72.22% 1
Slough +7 4 £355 +184.00% 2
Maidenhead - 4 - -
Newbury +2 2 £425 +13.33%
Windsor - 1 £550 - 2
Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 26 (27.08%) Telecoms
2 25 (26.04%) Linux
3 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 19 (19.79%) Red Hat
5 18 (18.75%) MS Office
6 16 (16.67%) Finance
7 15 (15.63%) VMware
7 15 (15.63%) Oracle
7 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
8 14 (14.58%) Data Management
8 14 (14.58%) Puppet
9 13 (13.54%) MS PowerPoint
9 13 (13.54%) SQL
10 12 (12.50%) Python
10 12 (12.50%) Nagios
10 12 (12.50%) CentOS
10 12 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (10.42%) Project Management
11 10 (10.42%) EMC
11 10 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (10.42%) CCNA
11 10 (10.42%) SAP
11 10 (10.42%) Workflow
12 9 (9.38%) ITSM
12 9 (9.38%) Cisco
13 8 (8.33%) CCNP
13 8 (8.33%) HP
13 8 (8.33%) Java
13 8 (8.33%) SharePoint
13 8 (8.33%) Firewall

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 8 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.13%) CMS
3 2 (2.08%) Apache
3 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (18.75%) MS Office
2 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
3 13 (13.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.21%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (3.13%) Maya
6 1 (1.04%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) HFM
2 3 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (3.13%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.04%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) GitHub
2 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) Firewall
2 6 (6.25%) SAN
3 4 (4.17%) DNS
3 4 (4.17%) LDAP
4 3 (3.13%) LAN
4 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.13%) WAN
5 2 (2.08%) ICMP
5 2 (2.08%) MRTG
5 2 (2.08%) Network Security
5 2 (2.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (2.08%) Big Data
2 2 (2.08%) DataStax
2 2 (2.08%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.08%) MariaDB
2 2 (2.08%) MySQL
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Hudson
1 4 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 26 (27.08%) Telecoms
2 16 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (4.17%) Marketing
4 3 (3.13%) Law
4 3 (3.13%) Legal
5 2 (2.08%) Advertising
5 2 (2.08%) Electronics
5 2 (2.08%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.17%) Web Services
2 3 (3.13%) CSS
2 3 (3.13%) HTML
2 3 (3.13%) XML
3 2 (2.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.17%) CMDB
3 2 (2.08%) NHS
4 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.04%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.04%) Linux
2 12 (12.50%) CentOS
3 7 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (5.21%) Solaris
5 3 (3.13%) Unix
6 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.58%) Data Management
2 10 (10.42%) Project Management
2 10 (10.42%) Workflow
3 9 (9.38%) ITSM
4 8 (8.33%) Data Entry
4 8 (8.33%) DevOps
5 7 (7.29%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (6.25%) Change Management
7 5 (5.21%) ITIL
7 5 (5.21%) Master Data Management
7 5 (5.21%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (5.21%) Process Improvement
7 5 (5.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.17%) ETL
8 4 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 4 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (4.17%) Service Management
9 3 (3.13%) Content Management
9 3 (3.13%) Security Management
9 3 (3.13%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.54%) SQL
2 12 (12.50%) Python
3 8 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 8 (8.33%) Java
3 8 (8.33%) Ruby
4 2 (2.08%) Perl
4 2 (2.08%) PHP
4 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.04%) C
5 1 (1.04%) C++
5 1 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) CCNA
1 10 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.33%) CCNP
3 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.25%) Degree
4 6 (6.25%) HND
5 5 (5.21%) ECDL
6 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.08%) RHCE
7 2 (2.08%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) SLA
2 4 (4.17%) PMO
3 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.04%) GDPR
4 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.25%) NFS
3 5 (5.21%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.08%) Docker
5 2 (2.08%) Samba
5 2 (2.08%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (14.58%) Puppet
2 12 (12.50%) Nagios
2 12 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.25%) Ansible
3 6 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (2.08%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.79%) Red Hat
3 15 (15.63%) Oracle
3 15 (15.63%) VMware
4 10 (10.42%) EMC
4 10 (10.42%) SAP
5 9 (9.38%) Cisco
6 8 (8.33%) HP
7 5 (5.21%) Hyperion
7 5 (5.21%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.17%) BMC
9 3 (3.13%) CA
10 2 (2.08%) IBM
10 2 (2.08%) LANDesk
10 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.08%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.04%) Cloudera
11 1 (1.04%) NetApp
11 1 (1.04%) Remedy
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