Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 19 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 59 65
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 21 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.88% 3.48% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 3.54% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 11
Oxford median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% +26.83%
10th Percentile £243 £241 £85
90th Percentile £400 £505 £510
Oxfordshire median daily rate £350 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -12.50% +10.34% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Oxford median hourly rate £22.50 £14.88 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.26% +75.00% -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.88 £10.00
% change year-on-year +4.20% +48.75% -35.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Contract vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 705 707 663
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 98.47% 97.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 540 524
Oxford median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £185 £213
90th Percentile £581 £538 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £416 £400
% change year-on-year +8.11% +4.06% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 38
Oxford median hourly rate £17.89 £14.44 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.88% -23.00% +33.93%
10th Percentile £11.87 £10.45 £8.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £38.40 £55.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £17.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +4.53% +4.62% +4.84%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Oxford

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Oxford

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Oxford

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Oxford

Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 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 Oxford region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (38.10%) CRM
3 8 (38.10%) ERP
3 8 (38.10%) Marketing
3 8 (38.10%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
4 7 (33.33%) FinancialForce
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) CentOS
6 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
6 5 (23.81%) Ruby
7 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
7 4 (19.05%) Puppet
7 4 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (14.29%) SELinux
8 3 (14.29%) HAProxy
8 3 (14.29%) Debian
8 3 (14.29%) Data Management
8 3 (14.29%) Java
8 3 (14.29%) Apache
8 3 (14.29%) Python
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.52%) HP
9 2 (9.52%) SAN
9 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
9 2 (9.52%) Nagios
9 2 (9.52%) Symantec

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) FinancialForce
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.76%) Route 53
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) CTI
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) GitLab
General
1 8 (38.10%) Marketing
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) LAMP
1 1 (4.76%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) IVR
1 1 (4.76%) Life Science
1 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) CentOS
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
3 3 (14.29%) Debian
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (38.10%) CRM
2 8 (38.10%) ERP
2 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
3 3 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) Open Source Development
4 2 (9.52%) Server Building
4 2 (9.52%) Server Patching
4 2 (9.52%) Statistics
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Optimisation
5 1 (4.76%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
1 5 (23.81%) Ruby
2 3 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) AWK
4 1 (4.76%) sed
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) GDPR
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) iptables
3 1 (4.76%) NFS
3 1 (4.76%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) HAProxy
2 3 (14.29%) SELinux
3 2 (9.52%) Ansible
3 2 (9.52%) Nagios
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (38.10%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) McAfee