Period
to 22 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £393 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 56 45
Rank change year-on-year -19 -11 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 38 35 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.34% 2.76% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 3.00% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 16
Milton Keynes median daily rate £393 £211 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.80% -43.67% +120.59%
10th Percentile £124 £170 £118
90th Percentile £513 £440 £441
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £210 £344
% change year-on-year +78.57% -38.91% +71.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.75 £10.80 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.31% -38.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.90 £9.20 £10.48
90th Percentile £15.38 £15.25 £17.66
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year +23.46% -30.57% +116.58%

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 1,539 1,165 1,619
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 91.95% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 813 680 785
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £254 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £563 £535
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.06% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 48 80
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.66 £13.61 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.41% +0.81% -6.90%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £21.00 £38.75 £19.55
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -3.45% +11.54%

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) Ansible
3 10 (26.32%) Unix
4 9 (23.68%) VMware
4 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
6 7 (18.42%) Clustering
6 7 (18.42%) AIX
6 7 (18.42%) Solaris
6 7 (18.42%) Red Hat
6 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
6 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (18.42%) Cobbler
7 6 (15.79%) Banking
7 6 (15.79%) Windows
7 6 (15.79%) Finance
8 5 (13.16%) Veritas
8 5 (13.16%) DB2
8 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (13.16%) IBM
8 5 (13.16%) RHCE
8 5 (13.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
8 5 (13.16%) Big Data
9 4 (10.53%) OpenShift
9 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (10.53%) Retail
9 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
9 4 (10.53%) Project Management

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 3 (7.89%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) NAS
1 2 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Big Data
1 5 (13.16%) DB2
1 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.26%) Data Lake
2 2 (5.26%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) GitLab
General
1 6 (15.79%) Banking
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (7.89%) Kafka
2 2 (5.26%) LDAP
2 2 (5.26%) Spark Streaming
2 2 (5.26%) YAML
3 1 (2.63%) ODBC
3 1 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) Swagger
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Clustering
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) AS400
4 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Unix
3 7 (18.42%) AIX
3 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (18.42%) Solaris
4 6 (15.79%) Windows
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.53%) Information Security
1 4 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
1 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (10.53%) Project Management
2 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (7.89%) High Availability
2 3 (7.89%) Task Automation
3 2 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Thinking
3 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
3 2 (5.26%) Change Management
3 2 (5.26%) Data Enrichment
3 2 (5.26%) Data Ingestion
3 2 (5.26%) Internal Audit
3 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.26%) Security Management
3 2 (5.26%) Time Management
3 2 (5.26%) Use Case
3 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
2 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
3 4 (10.53%) Perl
3 4 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (5.26%) Korn
4 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) RHCE
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MCSE
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) VCP5
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Ansible
2 7 (18.42%) Cobbler
3 2 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) VMware
2 7 (18.42%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.16%) IBM
3 5 (13.16%) Veritas
4 3 (7.89%) Cloudera
4 3 (7.89%) Hortonworks
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 3 (7.89%) Remedy
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.63%) BMC
6 1 (2.63%) SAP