Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 17 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 71 74
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 34 38 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.72% 2.98% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.83% 3.05% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 18
Oxfordshire median daily rate £350 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +10.34% +5.45%
10th Percentile £239 £250 £85
90th Percentile £400 £500 £503
South East median daily rate £350 £355 £329
% change year-on-year -1.41% +8.07% +9.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.88 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.20% +48.75% -35.48%
10th Percentile £9.10 £12.69 £8.60
90th Percentile £22.30 £19.06 £13.20
South East median hourly rate £16.93 £12.69 £13.00
% change year-on-year +33.41% -2.38% -3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 1201 1246 1327
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 97.65% 97.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 889 946
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +9.59%
10th Percentile £250 £210 £213
90th Percentile £581 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 45 77
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.53% +3.03% +7.32%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.60 £9.99
90th Percentile £62.50 £40.25 £53.50
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.44 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.38% +7.97% +12.50%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Oxfordshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Oxfordshire

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Oxfordshire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Oxfordshire

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Administrator in Oxfordshire

Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Administrator within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -8 21 £350 -12.50% 1
Witney - 2 - -
Abingdon 0 1 £288 -28.13%
Kidlington - 1 £375 -
Bicester - 1 - -
Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 12 (35.29%) Salesforce.com
1 12 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
2 10 (29.41%) CRM
2 10 (29.41%) Marketing
3 8 (23.53%) FinancialForce
3 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
3 8 (23.53%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 8 (23.53%) ERP
3 8 (23.53%) Linux
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Finance
4 7 (20.59%) SQL
4 7 (20.59%) Ruby
5 6 (17.65%) CentOS
5 6 (17.65%) Puppet
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
6 5 (14.71%) Python
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco
6 5 (14.71%) Firewall
6 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
7 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
7 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
7 4 (11.76%) Network Security
7 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (11.76%) Office 365
7 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (11.76%) VoIP

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) FinancialForce
2 4 (11.76%) Office 365
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.88%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon Glacier
4 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.94%) Route 53
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) Network Security
2 4 (11.76%) VoIP
3 2 (5.88%) Kerberos
3 2 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (2.94%) CTI
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
4 1 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) LDAP
4 1 (2.94%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.94%) SMS
4 1 (2.94%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) GitLab
General
1 10 (29.41%) Marketing
2 8 (23.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Mason
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) IVR
1 1 (2.94%) Life Science
1 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) CentOS
3 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
4 3 (8.82%) Debian
4 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (29.41%) CRM
3 8 (23.53%) ERP
3 8 (23.53%) Test Automation
4 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.82%) Data Management
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.88%) Open Source
6 2 (5.88%) Open Source Development
6 2 (5.88%) Server Building
6 2 (5.88%) Server Patching
6 2 (5.88%) Statistics
7 1 (2.94%) Data Security
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Ruby
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
2 5 (14.71%) Python
3 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.76%) VB
4 3 (8.82%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.94%) AWK
5 1 (2.94%) sed
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) GDPR
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.94%) iptables
4 1 (2.94%) NFS
4 1 (2.94%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Puppet
2 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (8.82%) HAProxy
3 3 (8.82%) Nagios
3 3 (8.82%) SELinux
4 2 (5.88%) Ansible
5 1 (2.94%) Nessus
5 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.94%) SCCM
5 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
5 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec
7 1 (2.94%) Avaya
7 1 (2.94%) F5
7 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.94%) McAfee
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) Sophos