Period
to 26 January 2020

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £431 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 26 January 2020.

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
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 65 56
Rank change year-on-year +34 -9 +6
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 61 46 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.00% 2.93% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.32% 3.10% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 13
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £431 £251 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.64% -33.00% +77.51%
10th Percentile £179 £119 £120
90th Percentile £510 £456 £496
South East median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 14
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.14 £15.25 £16.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.30% -9.92% +56.76%
10th Percentile £10.68 £10.90 £11.76
90th Percentile £17.88 £37.63 £29.00
South East median hourly rate £15.13 £16.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year -7.38% -1.03% +13.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 1,147 1,484 2,150
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.02% 94.46% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 884 1,003
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £414 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.71% +2.17% +1.25%
10th Percentile £183 £209 £226
90th Percentile £550 £584 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £438 £425
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 106 114
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.71 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.41% -14.75% +21.05%
10th Percentile £11.24 £10.08 £10.59
90th Percentile £22.04 £45.63 £38.59
South East median hourly rate £19.16 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -4.23% +11.11% +2.86%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 26 January 2020.

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 6 months to 26 January 2020. 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
Milton Keynes +13 25 £438 +124.36% 7
High Wycombe - 6 £125 - 1
Marlow - 1 £450 - 1
Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 33 (54.10%) Linux
2 14 (22.95%) Deployment Automation
3 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (18.03%) Finance
4 11 (18.03%) Banking
4 11 (18.03%) Unix
4 11 (18.03%) Ansible
5 10 (16.39%) SAS
5 10 (16.39%) WebSphere
6 9 (14.75%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (14.75%) Red Hat
7 8 (13.11%) JIRA
7 8 (13.11%) Hadoop
8 7 (11.48%) Kafka
8 7 (11.48%) Remedy
9 6 (9.84%) Oracle
9 6 (9.84%) HBase
9 6 (9.84%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (8.20%) High Availability
10 5 (8.20%) Azure
10 5 (8.20%) AWS
10 5 (8.20%) HDFS
10 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
10 5 (8.20%) Python
10 5 (8.20%) LDAP
10 5 (8.20%) BMC
10 5 (8.20%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (6.56%) Ab Initio
11 4 (6.56%) Release Management
11 4 (6.56%) Physics

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 10 (16.39%) SAS
1 10 (16.39%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
3 4 (6.56%) Apache Spark
4 3 (4.92%) Documentum
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.28%) Apache
5 2 (3.28%) Confluence
5 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.92%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) AWS
1 5 (8.20%) Azure
2 4 (6.56%) GitHub
2 4 (6.56%) Office 365
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Serverless
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) DNS
2 2 (3.28%) SAN
2 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.64%) DHCP
3 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.64%) Internet
3 1 (1.64%) IPsec
3 1 (1.64%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.64%) NAS
3 1 (1.64%) SNMP
3 1 (1.64%) SSH
3 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) Hadoop
2 6 (9.84%) HBase
3 4 (6.56%) Big Data
4 2 (3.28%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.28%) Impala
4 2 (3.28%) MySQL
4 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.28%) Sqoop
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) MS Access
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) JIRA
2 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.64%) Toad
General
1 11 (18.03%) Banking
1 11 (18.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Billing
2 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (11.48%) Kafka
3 5 (8.20%) LDAP
4 3 (4.92%) Middleware
4 3 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.92%) Spring
5 2 (3.28%) Apache NiFi
5 2 (3.28%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.64%) LAMP
6 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.28%) Tandem
2 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.64%) Clustering
2 1 (1.64%) EMC VNX
2 1 (1.64%) Replication
2 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (54.10%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (18.03%) Unix
4 3 (4.92%) Windows
5 2 (3.28%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.64%) CentOS
6 1 (1.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Deployment Automation
2 6 (9.84%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (8.20%) High Availability
4 4 (6.56%) DevOps
4 4 (6.56%) Physics
4 4 (6.56%) Project Planning
4 4 (6.56%) Release Management
5 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (4.92%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (4.92%) Data Deduplication
5 3 (4.92%) Document Management
5 3 (4.92%) ETL
5 3 (4.92%) Migration
6 2 (3.28%) Case Management
6 2 (3.28%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (3.28%) Data Ingestion
6 2 (3.28%) MapReduce
6 2 (3.28%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) Python
2 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
2 4 (6.56%) SQL
3 3 (4.92%) Java
3 3 (4.92%) Perl
4 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.64%) Ruby
5 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (1.64%) RHCE
1 1 (1.64%) RHCSA
1 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) HDFS
2 2 (3.28%) Apache Flume
2 2 (3.28%) Docker
3 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.64%) Firmware
3 1 (1.64%) NFS
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) Ansible
2 4 (6.56%) Rundeck
3 3 (4.92%) Terraform
4 2 (3.28%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.28%) logstash
4 2 (3.28%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.64%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.64%) Nagios
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.64%) Puppet
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Red Hat
2 7 (11.48%) Remedy
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle
4 5 (8.20%) BMC
5 4 (6.56%) Ab Initio
5 4 (6.56%) IBM
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.28%) Brocade
6 2 (3.28%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.28%) EMC
6 2 (3.28%) Hitachi
6 2 (3.28%) Hortonworks
6 2 (3.28%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (3.28%) NetApp
6 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.64%) Mercator
7 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.64%) Sophos
7 1 (1.64%) Splunk
7 1 (1.64%) TIBCO