The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 46 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 -5  
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 28 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.47% 3.06% 4.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 3.15% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 17
Median daily rate £388 £375 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -19.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £240 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £400 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £11.20 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.89% -10.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.13 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +8.65% -4.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 606 571 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.65% 97.11% 98.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 405 492
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 45
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -9.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £32.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured Administrator in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 June 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
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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -2 14 £398 +6.00% 1
Abingdon -3 2 £394 -1.56%
Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 24 (55.81%) Linux
2 14 (32.56%) Puppet
3 12 (27.91%) Ruby
3 12 (27.91%) Python
3 12 (27.91%) Red Hat
4 11 (25.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (23.26%) VMware
6 9 (20.93%) SAN
6 9 (20.93%) DevOps
6 9 (20.93%) CentOS
7 8 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Satellite
7 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
7 8 (18.60%) SQL
7 8 (18.60%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (16.28%) Replication
9 6 (13.95%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
9 6 (13.95%) Migration
9 6 (13.95%) Nagios
10 5 (11.63%) Symantec
10 5 (11.63%) MySQL
10 5 (11.63%) Unix
10 5 (11.63%) Solaris
10 5 (11.63%) HP
10 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.63%) 3PAR
10 5 (11.63%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (9.30%) Subversion

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 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) GitHub
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.65%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.33%) Route 53
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) SAN
2 4 (9.30%) Ethernet
2 4 (9.30%) Intranet
2 4 (9.30%) IPv4
2 4 (9.30%) IPv6
2 4 (9.30%) NAS
2 4 (9.30%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) CTI
3 1 (2.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) LDAP
3 1 (2.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.33%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.30%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Mason
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Replication
2 1 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (2.33%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (2.33%) IVR
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (55.81%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (20.93%) CentOS
4 5 (11.63%) Solaris
4 5 (11.63%) Unix
5 3 (6.98%) Debian
5 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.33%) Windows
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) DevOps
2 8 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (13.95%) Continuous Deployment
3 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (13.95%) Migration
3 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
4 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.30%) Document Management
5 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Optimisation
6 2 (4.65%) CRM
6 2 (4.65%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (4.65%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.33%) ITIL
7 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.33%) Service Management
7 1 (2.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) Python
1 12 (27.91%) Ruby
2 8 (18.60%) Bash Shell
2 8 (18.60%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) Java
3 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (9.30%) Docker
3 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (32.56%) Puppet
2 8 (18.60%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (13.95%) Nagios
4 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (6.98%) HAProxy
5 3 (6.98%) Hyperic
5 3 (6.98%) SELinux
6 1 (2.33%) Nessus
6 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Red Hat
2 10 (23.26%) VMware
3 8 (18.60%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (11.63%) 3PAR
4 5 (11.63%) HP
4 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.63%) Symantec
5 1 (2.33%) Avaya
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) F5
5 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.33%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Sophos
5 1 (2.33%) Sun