The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 45 78
Rank change year-on-year -16 +33  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 38 81 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.07% 3.48% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 3.75% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 36 19
Median daily rate £400 £288 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.13% -20.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £185 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £14.25 £11.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.66% +2.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.80 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +6.13% -4.37%  

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 1685 2159 2273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 91.73% 92.82% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 1152 1143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 95 93
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -30.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £26.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 26 June 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
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 26 June 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 11 £368 +98.64% 8
Bracknell +8 6 £500 +400.00% 4
Windsor -3 4 £575 +15.00%
Maidenhead -11 4 £500 +37.93%
Slough +3 2 - - 2
Wokingham -1 1 £350 +150.00%
Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 25 (29.41%) Linux
2 19 (22.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (22.35%) Red Hat
3 18 (21.18%) Telecoms
4 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
5 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (17.65%) Puppet
6 13 (15.29%) VMware
6 13 (15.29%) Python
6 13 (15.29%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (14.12%) DevOps
7 12 (14.12%) Finance
8 11 (12.94%) Nagios
8 11 (12.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (12.94%) Bash Shell
9 10 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 10 (11.76%) SQL
9 10 (11.76%) ITSM
10 9 (10.59%) Data Management
10 9 (10.59%) CentOS
11 8 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (9.41%) ITIL
11 8 (9.41%) CCNA
11 8 (9.41%) HP
11 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (9.41%) Cisco
12 7 (8.24%) Oracle
13 6 (7.06%) Ruby
13 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
13 6 (7.06%) Ansible

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 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.53%) Apache
2 3 (3.53%) CMS
2 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.35%) Confluence
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (22.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) HFM
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.18%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) GitHub
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.18%) Office 365
3 1 (1.18%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (1.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) Firewall
2 4 (4.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (4.71%) SAN
3 1 (1.18%) Internet
3 1 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.18%) Network Security
3 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.88%) MySQL
2 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.35%) Big Data
3 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.35%) MariaDB
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.18%) HBase
4 1 (1.18%) Impala
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.18%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 5 (5.88%) Subversion
2 4 (4.71%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.53%) Hudson
4 2 (2.35%) JIRA
5 1 (1.18%) Ant
5 1 (1.18%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.18%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.18%) FishEye
5 1 (1.18%) Maven
5 1 (1.18%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (21.18%) Telecoms
2 12 (14.12%) Finance
3 5 (5.88%) Marketing
4 3 (3.53%) Law
4 3 (3.53%) Legal
5 2 (2.35%) Advertising
5 2 (2.35%) Electronics
5 2 (2.35%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.35%) Retail
6 1 (1.18%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Finnish Language
6 1 (1.18%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.18%) Local Government
6 1 (1.18%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) Web Services
2 4 (4.71%) XML
3 3 (3.53%) CSS
3 3 (3.53%) HTML
3 3 (3.53%) LAMP
4 1 (1.18%) .NET
4 1 (1.18%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (1.18%) Mason
4 1 (1.18%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.18%) RESTful
4 1 (1.18%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.71%) CMDB
1 4 (4.71%) EMC VNX
2 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.18%) NHS
3 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.18%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.41%) Linux
2 11 (12.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (10.59%) CentOS
4 4 (4.71%) Unix
5 3 (3.53%) Windows
6 2 (2.35%) Debian
6 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.18%) AIX
7 1 (1.18%) Solaris
7 1 (1.18%) SUSE
7 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.12%) DevOps
2 10 (11.76%) ITSM
3 9 (10.59%) Data Management
4 8 (9.41%) ITIL
5 5 (5.88%) Content Management
5 5 (5.88%) Project Management
5 5 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (5.88%) Workflow
6 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.71%) Data Entry
6 4 (4.71%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (4.71%) Programme Management
6 4 (4.71%) Service Management
6 4 (4.71%) Task Automation
7 3 (3.53%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.53%) Time Management
7 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.35%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (2.35%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.35%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.29%) Python
2 11 (12.94%) Bash Shell
3 10 (11.76%) SQL
4 6 (7.06%) Perl
4 6 (7.06%) Ruby
5 4 (4.71%) Java
6 3 (3.53%) PHP
6 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.18%) C#
7 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) CCNA
1 8 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.06%) CCNP
2 6 (7.06%) RHCE
2 6 (7.06%) RHCSA
2 6 (7.06%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.18%) CCIE
5 1 (1.18%) CISSP
5 1 (1.18%) Degree
5 1 (1.18%) ECDL
5 1 (1.18%) HND
5 1 (1.18%) MCSA
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) PMO
2 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.18%) GDPR
2 1 (1.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.06%) NFS
3 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.71%) vSphere
5 2 (2.35%) Docker
5 2 (2.35%) Samba
5 2 (2.35%) Squid
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.18%) HDFS
6 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.18%) KVM
6 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.18%) Xen
6 1 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (17.65%) Puppet
2 13 (15.29%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (12.94%) Nagios
4 6 (7.06%) Ansible
4 6 (7.06%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (4.71%) vCenter Server
6 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.18%) Ambari
7 1 (1.18%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (1.18%) Oozie
7 1 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (22.35%) Red Hat
2 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.29%) VMware
4 8 (9.41%) Cisco
4 8 (9.41%) HP
5 7 (8.24%) Oracle
6 6 (7.06%) EMC
7 4 (4.71%) BMC
8 3 (3.53%) CA
8 3 (3.53%) SAP
8 3 (3.53%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.35%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.35%) Remedy
9 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.35%) Splunk
10 1 (1.18%) Hortonworks
10 1 (1.18%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.18%) IBM
10 1 (1.18%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.18%) MapR
Bracknell, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £11 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago