Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £331 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 62 38
Rank change year-on-year +2 -24 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 86 50 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.66% 2.87% 4.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 3.08% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 38
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £331 £215 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.07% -36.30% +50.00%
10th Percentile £120 £131 £118
90th Percentile £410 £410 £547
South East median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year - +6.71% +9.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 4
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £21.97 £10.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +119.65% -32.20% +43.90%
10th Percentile £11.40 £9.00 £9.90
90th Percentile £29.00 £13.90 £17.69
South East median hourly rate £16.93 £12.69 £13.25
% change year-on-year +33.41% -4.23% -1.85%

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 2229 1625 2540
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 93.23% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 990 848 1279
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £214 £225
90th Percentile £525 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 77 106
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.11
90th Percentile £42.62 £39.25 £31.50
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.56 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.95% +5.70% +15.63%

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 19 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 November 2017. 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 -11 50 £338 +68.75% 5
High Wycombe 0 11 £140 -30.00%
Aylesbury +6 1 - - 1
Buckingham - 1 £203 -
Chesham - 1 - -
Amersham - 1 £325 -
Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 39 (45.35%) Linux
2 34 (39.53%) Unix
3 30 (34.88%) Finance
4 26 (30.23%) Oracle
4 26 (30.23%) Ansible
5 25 (29.07%) Windows
6 23 (26.74%) Shell Script
6 23 (26.74%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (23.26%) Performance Monitoring
8 19 (22.09%) DB2
9 15 (17.44%) Remedy
10 14 (16.28%) LDAP
11 12 (13.95%) BMC
12 11 (12.79%) Remedy ITSM
13 10 (11.63%) Degree
13 10 (11.63%) Python
13 10 (11.63%) SQL
13 10 (11.63%) ODBC
13 10 (11.63%) Banking
14 9 (10.47%) Content Management
14 9 (10.47%) Migration
14 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Excel
14 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
14 9 (10.47%) Project Management
14 9 (10.47%) Bash Shell
14 9 (10.47%) Task Automation
15 8 (9.30%) CMS
15 8 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (9.30%) VMware
16 7 (8.14%) Photoshop

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 8 (9.30%) CMS
2 4 (4.65%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (4.65%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.49%) Drupal
3 3 (3.49%) SAS
4 2 (2.33%) Apache
4 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.16%) Liferay
5 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (8.14%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.16%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.16%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.98%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) LDAP
2 3 (3.49%) Intranet
3 2 (2.33%) Firewall
3 2 (2.33%) SAN
4 1 (1.16%) ATM
4 1 (1.16%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.16%) Internet
4 1 (1.16%) SSL
4 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.09%) DB2
2 8 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (8.14%) DB2 UDB
3 7 (8.14%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.14%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (6.98%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.98%) MySQL
5 5 (5.81%) Big Data
6 4 (4.65%) Data Lake
7 3 (3.49%) PowerCenter
8 2 (2.33%) Cloudera CDH
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.16%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) JIRA
2 3 (3.49%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.49%) GitLab
General
1 30 (34.88%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Banking
3 6 (6.98%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.33%) International Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Electronics
6 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.16%) Legal
6 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.16%) Marketing
6 1 (1.16%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) ODBC
2 7 (8.14%) YAML
3 3 (3.49%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.33%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.16%) HTML
5 1 (1.16%) ISPF
5 1 (1.16%) JAAS
5 1 (1.16%) Kafka
5 1 (1.16%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.16%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.16%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.65%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.16%) AS400
4 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.16%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.16%) iPad
4 1 (1.16%) iPhone
4 1 (1.16%) PKI
4 1 (1.16%) Replication
4 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (45.35%) Linux
2 34 (39.53%) Unix
3 25 (29.07%) Windows
4 7 (8.14%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.65%) AIX
5 4 (4.65%) Solaris
5 4 (4.65%) VMS
6 1 (1.16%) Android
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (23.26%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (10.47%) Content Management
3 9 (10.47%) Migration
3 9 (10.47%) Project Management
3 9 (10.47%) Task Automation
4 6 (6.98%) Capacity Management
4 6 (6.98%) Security Management
5 5 (5.81%) High Availability
6 4 (4.65%) Analytics
6 4 (4.65%) Information Security
6 4 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.49%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.49%) Data Ingestion
7 3 (3.49%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.49%) Use Case
8 2 (2.33%) Big Data Analytics
8 2 (2.33%) Data Analytics
8 2 (2.33%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.74%) Shell Script
2 10 (11.63%) Python
2 10 (11.63%) SQL
3 9 (10.47%) Bash Shell
4 7 (8.14%) Korn
5 3 (3.49%) Perl
6 2 (2.33%) Java
7 1 (1.16%) JCL
7 1 (1.16%) REXX
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) HND
4 1 (1.16%) PMP
4 1 (1.16%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.16%) AS 2805
3 1 (1.16%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) Docker
3 1 (1.16%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 26 (30.23%) Ansible
2 2 (2.33%) Kibana
3 1 (1.16%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (30.23%) Oracle
2 15 (17.44%) Remedy
3 12 (13.95%) BMC
4 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.30%) VMware
6 6 (6.98%) IBM
7 3 (3.49%) Cloudera
7 3 (3.49%) Hortonworks
7 3 (3.49%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (3.49%) SAP
8 2 (2.33%) Adobe
8 2 (2.33%) CyberArk
9 1 (1.16%) CA
9 1 (1.16%) FatWire
9 1 (1.16%) Google
9 1 (1.16%) Informatica
9 1 (1.16%) McAfee
9 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.16%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.16%) Veritas