The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £393 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 3 months to 24 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 49 23
Rank change year-on-year -5 -26  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 19 13 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.58% 1.96% 6.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 2.03% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 23
Median daily rate £393 £200 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +96.25% -42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £340 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 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 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +8.65% -4.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 711 640 812
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.60% 96.68% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 345 450
Median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 26 22
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.40 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £15.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Unix
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle
3 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
3 9 (25.71%) Finance
4 7 (20.00%) VMware
4 7 (20.00%) LDAP
5 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (17.14%) Clustering
5 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
5 6 (17.14%) PMO
6 5 (14.29%) Windows
6 5 (14.29%) DB2
6 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (14.29%) Ansible
6 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 4 (11.43%) Time Management
7 4 (11.43%) AIX
7 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
7 4 (11.43%) Remedy
8 3 (8.57%) Change Management
8 3 (8.57%) Migration
8 3 (8.57%) Python
8 3 (8.57%) ITIL

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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.86%) Liferay
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) Intranet
3 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) DB2
2 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.71%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) ODBC
1 2 (5.71%) YAML
2 1 (2.86%) J2EE
2 1 (2.86%) JDBC
2 1 (2.86%) JNDI
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) BYOD
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Unix
3 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (14.29%) Windows
5 4 (11.43%) AIX
6 2 (5.71%) CentOS
7 1 (2.86%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.86%) VMS
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 4 (11.43%) Time Management
3 3 (8.57%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
3 3 (8.57%) Change Management
3 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (8.57%) Software Delivery
3 3 (8.57%) Task Automation
4 2 (5.71%) Change Control
4 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.71%) High Availability
4 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.71%) Security Management
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.57%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.71%) Korn
3 2 (5.71%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Jython
4 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) CCIE
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) PMO
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.86%) Nagios
2 1 (2.86%) OVSD
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.43%) Remedy
5 2 (5.71%) BMC
5 2 (5.71%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (2.86%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (2.86%) Brocade
6 1 (2.86%) CA
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) FatWire
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) Nimsoft
6 1 (2.86%) Nintex
6 1 (2.86%) SAP