Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £210 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 65 49
Rank change year-on-year +17 -16 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 50 55 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.04% 3.12% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.30% 3.28% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 14
Milton Keynes median daily rate £210 £338 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.78% +68.75% -46.67%
10th Percentile £118 £120 £131
90th Percentile £448 £431 £419
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £218 £338 £200
% change year-on-year -35.56% +68.75% -46.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +34.26% -30.06%
10th Percentile £11.60 £10.46 £9.00
90th Percentile £28.62 £16.93 £15.25
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.25 £16.93 £10.80
% change year-on-year -9.92% +56.76% -38.29%

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 1,164 1,676 1,143
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.10% 95.01% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 825 650
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.19% -3.61% +10.67%
10th Percentile £213 £255 £205
90th Percentile £588 £525 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.65% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 82 52
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £17.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.55% +23.21% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.40 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £24.55 £23.70 £37.45
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -17.14% +20.69% +3.57%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 16 December 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 16 (32.00%) Linux
2 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (26.00%) Windows
4 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (22.00%) Remedy
4 11 (22.00%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (20.00%) Unix
6 9 (18.00%) SLA
6 9 (18.00%) High Availability
7 8 (16.00%) Technical Leadership
7 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (16.00%) ITIL
8 7 (14.00%) Mainframe
8 7 (14.00%) HP
8 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (12.00%) Finance
9 6 (12.00%) VMware
9 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (12.00%) Service Management
9 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (12.00%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
10 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
10 5 (10.00%) ITIL V3
10 5 (10.00%) DB2
10 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
10 5 (10.00%) Nagios

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 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Broadband
1 2 (4.00%) NAS
1 2 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) DB2
2 4 (8.00%) Big Data
2 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.00%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.00%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.00%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Introscope
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) French Language
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Kafka
1 2 (4.00%) LDAP
1 2 (4.00%) ODBC
2 1 (2.00%) COM
2 1 (2.00%) J2EE
2 1 (2.00%) JDBC
2 1 (2.00%) JNDI
2 1 (2.00%) SOAP
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Linux
2 13 (26.00%) Windows
3 10 (20.00%) Unix
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.00%) CentOS
5 5 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.00%) AIX
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.00%) Solaris
8 1 (2.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (18.00%) High Availability
4 8 (16.00%) ITIL
4 8 (16.00%) Technical Leadership
5 6 (12.00%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (12.00%) Service Management
6 5 (10.00%) Information Security
6 5 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 5 (10.00%) ITSM
7 4 (8.00%) Capacity Management
7 4 (8.00%) Critical Thinking
8 3 (6.00%) Change Management
8 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.00%) Migration
8 3 (6.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.00%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.00%) Big Data Analytics
9 2 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.00%) Python
3 2 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (2.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) Jython
4 1 (2.00%) Korn
4 1 (2.00%) Perl
4 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) MCSE
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) XenApp
4 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.00%) Docker
5 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Nagios
1 5 (10.00%) OVSD
2 4 (8.00%) Ansible
3 2 (4.00%) Control-M
3 2 (4.00%) HP SIM
3 2 (4.00%) Puppet
4 1 (2.00%) CA Wily
4 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) Remedy
3 7 (14.00%) HP
4 6 (12.00%) VMware
5 4 (8.00%) BMC
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle
6 2 (4.00%) Ab Initio
6 2 (4.00%) CA
6 2 (4.00%) Citrix
6 2 (4.00%) Cloudera
6 2 (4.00%) Computacenter
6 2 (4.00%) Intel
6 2 (4.00%) NetApp
6 2 (4.00%) Pega
6 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.00%) EMC
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) Planview
7 1 (2.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com