Period
to 22 June 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 22 June 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 58 84
Rank change year-on-year -10 +26 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 21 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.54% 2.17% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 2.33% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 12
Reading median daily rate £450 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +17.24% +10.52%
10th Percentile £158 £155 £169
90th Percentile £563 £498 £483
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -29.41% +21.43% +10.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Reading median hourly rate £11.50 £18.50 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.84% +57.45% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £18.25 £10.73
90th Percentile £11.75 £18.75 £12.78
Berkshire median hourly rate £11.50 £18.50 £11.93
% change year-on-year -37.84% +55.14% +3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1,273 1,158 1,746
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.53% 92.94% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 579 992
Reading median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.89%
10th Percentile £253 £204 £240
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 81 76
Reading median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -13.04% -19.95%
10th Percentile £11.68 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £49.25 £55.65 £57.83
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% +3.45% -19.44%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Reading

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Reading

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Reading over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Reading

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Reading region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (28.57%) Replication
3 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (23.81%) ERP
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) French Language
5 4 (19.05%) German Language
5 4 (19.05%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (19.05%) Dashboard Development
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
6 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 3 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (14.29%) QA
6 3 (14.29%) CMDB
6 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 3 (14.29%) CMS
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) Java
6 3 (14.29%) Unix

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (9.52%) Infor M3
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (9.52%) Sonata
3 1 (4.76%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.76%) HBase
1 1 (4.76%) Impala
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) French Language
2 4 (19.05%) German Language
3 2 (9.52%) Czech Language
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) HTML5
1 2 (9.52%) jQuery
1 2 (9.52%) Node.js
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.76%) LINQ
2 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (28.57%) Replication
3 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (19.05%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (14.29%) CMDB
5 2 (9.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Debian
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (28.57%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) ERP
4 4 (19.05%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 3 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
5 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) High Availability
6 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
6 2 (9.52%) Workflow
7 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (4.76%) Data Validation
7 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
7 1 (4.76%) MapReduce
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Flume
1 1 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ambari
1 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (4.76%) HP ALM
1 1 (4.76%) Oozie
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 2 (9.52%) AppDynamics
4 2 (9.52%) FNZ
5 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.76%) Hortonworks
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) IFS
5 1 (4.76%) MapR
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy
5 1 (4.76%) SAP