Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 20 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 London > Croydon
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 70 45
Rank change year-on-year +9 -25 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 35 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 4.14% 1.52% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.33% 1.63% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 6
Croydon median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -30.00%
10th Percentile £309 £334 £260
90th Percentile £469 £488 £513
South London median daily rate £400 £364 £325
% change year-on-year +9.97% +11.92% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate £11.00 - £13.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon. 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
Croydon
Contract vacancies in Croydon with a recognized job title 808 490 332
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.62% 93.16% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 308 211
Croydon median daily rate £500 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £306
90th Percentile £650 £563 £525
South London median daily rate £488 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +14.71% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 8
Croydon median hourly rate £14.00 £35.25 £20.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.28% +70.78% +37.60%
10th Percentile £12.90 £21.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £86.10 £95.00 £34.13
South London median hourly rate £41.42 £21.20 £19.74
% change year-on-year +95.35% +7.38% +23.39%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Croydon

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Croydon

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Croydon over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Croydon

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Croydon

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Croydon region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 30 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 30 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 28 (80.00%) Linux
3 23 (65.71%) CentOS
4 22 (62.86%) Windows
5 20 (57.14%) Puppet
5 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 19 (54.29%) Red Hat
6 19 (54.29%) Firewall
6 19 (54.29%) VMware
6 19 (54.29%) Ubuntu
6 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (48.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (34.29%) KVM
8 12 (34.29%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (34.29%) yum
8 12 (34.29%) DNS
8 12 (34.29%) LDAP
9 10 (28.57%) Bash Shell
10 8 (22.86%) SQL
11 7 (20.00%) Spread Betting
11 7 (20.00%) Server Building
12 6 (17.14%) DevOps
12 6 (17.14%) Unix
13 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
14 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
15 3 (8.57%) Network Security
15 3 (8.57%) Security Architecture
15 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) Firewall
2 12 (34.29%) DNS
2 12 (34.29%) LDAP
3 3 (8.57%) Kerberos
3 3 (8.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) MSI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Spread Betting
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Linux
2 23 (65.71%) CentOS
3 22 (62.86%) Windows
4 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 19 (54.29%) Ubuntu
6 17 (48.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (17.14%) Unix
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.86%) AIX
9 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Server Building
2 6 (17.14%) DevOps
3 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.57%) Open Source
3 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.57%) Security Architecture
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.86%) Data Validation
5 1 (2.86%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Release Management
5 1 (2.86%) SOA
5 1 (2.86%) Test Management
5 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) C
3 3 (8.57%) Java
3 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.71%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 30 (85.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (34.29%) KVM
2 12 (34.29%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.57%) Docker
3 3 (8.57%) iptables
3 3 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (57.14%) Puppet
2 12 (34.29%) yum
3 3 (8.57%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.71%) SCCM
5 1 (2.86%) Ambari
5 1 (2.86%) Ansible
5 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Red Hat
1 19 (54.29%) VMware
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) AppSense
4 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.86%) McAfee