The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 22 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 55 32
Rank change year-on-year -3 -23  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 30 19 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.96% 1.98% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 2.06% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 24
Median daily rate £375 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £188 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £315 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £350
% change year-on-year +4.08% -3.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £16.92 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.13 £13.25 £13.60
% change year-on-year +6.60% -2.53%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 980 922 1186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.65% 96.24% 96.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 488 599
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 40
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -40.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.19 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £19.00 £42.50
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Buckinghamshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Buckinghamshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Buckinghamshire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Buckinghamshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Milton Keynes -6 19 £393 +96.25% 4
Amersham - 1 £325 -
High Wycombe - 1 £250 - 1
Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 22 (43.14%) Linux
2 19 (37.25%) Finance
3 18 (35.29%) Unix
4 13 (25.49%) Oracle
5 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 12 (23.53%) VMware
6 11 (21.57%) Shell Script
7 10 (19.61%) Windows
8 9 (17.65%) LDAP
8 9 (17.65%) Ansible
9 8 (15.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Office
9 8 (15.69%) DB2
9 8 (15.69%) Red Hat
10 7 (13.73%) AIX
10 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (11.76%) PMO
11 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
11 6 (11.76%) Clustering
11 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
11 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
11 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (9.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 5 (9.80%) Migration
12 5 (9.80%) Remedy
12 5 (9.80%) Programme Management
12 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
12 5 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (7.84%) DevOps
13 4 (7.84%) OpenStack

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (7.84%) OpenStack
1 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.92%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.96%) Liferay
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.96%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) LDAP
2 3 (5.88%) LAN
2 3 (5.88%) VPN
3 2 (3.92%) HTTP
3 2 (3.92%) Internet
3 2 (3.92%) WAN
4 1 (1.96%) ATM
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) Intranet
4 1 (1.96%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.96%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.96%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) DB2
2 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.88%) DB2 UDB
3 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) GitLab
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) ODBC
2 2 (3.92%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (3.92%) YAML
3 1 (1.96%) ADO
3 1 (1.96%) J2EE
3 1 (1.96%) JDBC
3 1 (1.96%) JNDI
3 1 (1.96%) SOAP
3 1 (1.96%) Web Services
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Clustering
2 3 (5.88%) Replication
3 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) BYOD
4 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Linux
2 18 (35.29%) Unix
3 10 (19.61%) Windows
4 8 (15.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (13.73%) AIX
6 4 (7.84%) Solaris
7 2 (3.92%) Android
7 2 (3.92%) CentOS
7 2 (3.92%) VMS
7 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
2 5 (9.80%) Migration
2 5 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (9.80%) Programme Management
3 4 (7.84%) DevOps
3 4 (7.84%) Time Management
4 3 (5.88%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 3 (5.88%) Change Management
4 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.88%) ITIL
4 3 (5.88%) Software Delivery
4 3 (5.88%) Task Automation
5 2 (3.92%) Change Control
5 2 (3.92%) CRM
5 2 (3.92%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (3.92%) High Availability
5 2 (3.92%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) Shell Script
2 4 (7.84%) Python
3 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.92%) Korn
4 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.92%) SQL
5 1 (1.96%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) Jython
5 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) CCIE
3 1 (1.96%) CCNP
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) PMO
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
2 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.96%) OVSD
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Oracle
2 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.53%) VMware
3 8 (15.69%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.80%) Remedy
5 4 (7.84%) IBM
5 4 (7.84%) SAP
6 2 (3.92%) Adobe
6 2 (3.92%) BMC
6 2 (3.92%) Lotus
7 1 (1.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (1.96%) CA
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) Cognos
7 1 (1.96%) Epicor
7 1 (1.96%) FatWire
7 1 (1.96%) HP
7 1 (1.96%) Juniper
7 1 (1.96%) McAfee
7 1 (1.96%) Veritas
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
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