Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £356 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 23 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 57 34
Rank change year-on-year -6 -23 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 55 37 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.13% 2.90% 4.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 3.12% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 24
Milton Keynes median daily rate £356 £200 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +78.13% -46.13% +65.00%
10th Percentile £121 £131 £114
90th Percentile £412 £419 £569
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £338 £215 £363
% change year-on-year +56.98% -40.69% +61.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.50 £9.83 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.58% -33.39% +34.09%
10th Percentile £10.46 £9.00 £9.90
90th Percentile £16.93 £13.68 £17.69
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.93 £9.83 £14.75
% change year-on-year +72.32% -33.39% +55.26%

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 1675 1187 1858
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.17% 92.95% 96.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 656 952
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £226
90th Percentile £525 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 54 82
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.25 £13.61 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.75% +6.75% -1.92%
10th Percentile £9.42 £8.65 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.20 £34.85 £19.95
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +12.00%

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 November 2017.

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 23 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 30 (54.55%) Linux
2 25 (45.45%) Unix
3 20 (36.36%) Oracle
4 19 (34.55%) Shell Script
4 19 (34.55%) Ansible
5 18 (32.73%) Windows
6 17 (30.91%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (29.09%) Finance
8 14 (25.45%) DB2
8 14 (25.45%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (20.00%) Remedy
10 10 (18.18%) Python
10 10 (18.18%) LDAP
11 9 (16.36%) BMC
11 9 (16.36%) Task Automation
12 8 (14.55%) Bash Shell
12 8 (14.55%) SQL
12 8 (14.55%) Banking
12 8 (14.55%) Remedy ITSM
13 7 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (12.73%) IBM
13 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
14 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Excel
14 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
14 6 (10.91%) ODBC
14 6 (10.91%) YAML
14 6 (10.91%) DB2 UDB
14 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
14 6 (10.91%) OpenShift
15 5 (9.09%) Capacity 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 4 (7.27%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) OpenShift
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) LDAP
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.82%) NAS
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) SSL
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) DB2
2 7 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (10.91%) DB2 UDB
3 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (9.09%) MySQL
5 3 (5.45%) Big Data
5 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.82%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) GitLab
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Banking
3 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) International Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) ODBC
1 6 (10.91%) YAML
2 2 (3.64%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.82%) ISPF
3 1 (1.82%) JAAS
3 1 (1.82%) Kafka
3 1 (1.82%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) Swagger
3 1 (1.82%) WebCenter
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.27%) Clustering
2 3 (5.45%) Mainframe
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) AS400
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.82%) iPad
3 1 (1.82%) iPhone
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (54.55%) Linux
2 25 (45.45%) Unix
3 18 (32.73%) Windows
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.82%) AIX
5 1 (1.82%) Android
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Solaris
5 1 (1.82%) VMS
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (25.45%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (16.36%) Task Automation
4 5 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 5 (9.09%) Project Management
4 5 (9.09%) Security Management
5 4 (7.27%) Migration
6 3 (5.45%) High Availability
6 3 (5.45%) Information Security
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.64%) Change Management
7 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.64%) ITIL
8 1 (1.82%) CRM
8 1 (1.82%) E-business
8 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) Shell Script
2 10 (18.18%) Python
3 8 (14.55%) Bash Shell
3 8 (14.55%) SQL
4 5 (9.09%) Korn
4 5 (9.09%) Perl
5 2 (3.64%) Java
6 1 (1.82%) JCL
6 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.82%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) RHCE
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) MCSE
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) PMP
3 1 (1.82%) VCP5
3 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) AS 2805
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.82%) PMO
2 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (34.55%) Ansible
2 1 (1.82%) Cobbler
2 1 (1.82%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) Kibana
2 1 (1.82%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Oracle
2 11 (20.00%) Remedy
3 9 (16.36%) BMC
4 7 (12.73%) IBM
4 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (9.09%) VMware
6 2 (3.64%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.64%) CyberArk
6 2 (3.64%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.82%) CA
7 1 (1.82%) F5
7 1 (1.82%) Nimsoft
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.82%) SAP
7 1 (1.82%) Veritas