Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £180 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 60 58
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 -24
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 55 53 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.95% 3.13% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.22% 3.27% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 13
Milton Keynes median daily rate £180 £338 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.67% +68.75% -46.13%
10th Percentile £111 £119 £131
90th Percentile £425 £410 £425
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £225 £331 £250
% change year-on-year -32.08% +32.50% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 8
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.50% +36.84% -9.52%
10th Percentile £10.66 £10.07 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.66 £16.93 £13.68
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.97 £9.50
% change year-on-year -3.11% +57.53% -9.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,304 1,620 1,204
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.54% 95.69% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 788 669
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.12% +6.80%
10th Percentile £215 £238 £225
90th Percentile £556 £525 £541
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 81 53
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £16.93 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.31% +30.23% -
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.31 £8.50
90th Percentile £19.31 £20.75 £16.10
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £17.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year -18.55% +23.21% -

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Milton Keynes

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Milton Keynes

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Milton Keynes

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Milton Keynes

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Administrator in Milton Keynes

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.09%) Linux
3 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
4 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (21.82%) Windows
5 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 11 (20.00%) Unix
5 11 (20.00%) Remedy
5 11 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (18.18%) SLA
7 9 (16.36%) ITIL
7 9 (16.36%) Finance
7 9 (16.36%) High Availability
7 9 (16.36%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
9 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
9 7 (12.73%) Mainframe
9 7 (12.73%) HP
10 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
10 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (10.91%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (9.09%) ITIL V3
11 5 (9.09%) Ansible
11 5 (9.09%) ITSM
11 5 (9.09%) Service Management
11 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
11 5 (9.09%) Nagios
11 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
11 5 (9.09%) Oracle
11 5 (9.09%) DB2

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) IaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Broadband
1 2 (3.64%) NAS
1 2 (3.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) DB2
2 4 (7.27%) Big Data
2 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.64%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.82%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.82%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Introscope
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Financial Institution
2 4 (7.27%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Kafka
1 2 (3.64%) LDAP
1 2 (3.64%) ODBC
1 2 (3.64%) YAML
2 1 (1.82%) J2EE
2 1 (1.82%) JDBC
2 1 (1.82%) JNDI
2 1 (1.82%) SOAP
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Mainframe
2 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.27%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (5.45%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Linux
2 12 (21.82%) Windows
3 11 (20.00%) Unix
4 5 (9.09%) CentOS
4 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.82%) AIX
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.82%) Solaris
8 1 (1.82%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (16.36%) High Availability
2 9 (16.36%) ITIL
2 9 (16.36%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (10.91%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (9.09%) Information Security
4 5 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 5 (9.09%) ITSM
4 5 (9.09%) Service Management
5 4 (7.27%) Capacity Management
5 4 (7.27%) Critical Thinking
6 3 (5.45%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.45%) Change Management
6 3 (5.45%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.45%) Time Management
7 2 (3.64%) CRM
7 2 (3.64%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.45%) Python
4 2 (3.64%) Korn
4 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.64%) VB
5 1 (1.82%) C
5 1 (1.82%) Jython
5 1 (1.82%) Perl
5 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) Degree
4 2 (3.64%) MCSE
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) vSphere
3 2 (3.64%) XenApp
3 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.82%) Docker
4 1 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Ansible
1 5 (9.09%) Nagios
1 5 (9.09%) OVSD
2 2 (3.64%) Control-M
2 2 (3.64%) HP SIM
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) CA Wily
3 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.82%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) Remedy
3 7 (12.73%) HP
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle
4 5 (9.09%) VMware
5 4 (7.27%) BMC
5 4 (7.27%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (5.45%) Computacenter
7 2 (3.64%) Ab Initio
7 2 (3.64%) CA
7 2 (3.64%) Citrix
7 2 (3.64%) Cloudera
7 2 (3.64%) Intel
7 2 (3.64%) NetApp
7 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.82%) EMC
8 1 (1.82%) IBM
8 1 (1.82%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (1.82%) Veritas
8 1 (1.82%) webMethods