Period
to 23 September 2018

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 23 September 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 > Slough
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 29 28
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +13
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 4 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.21% 2.05% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 2.18% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 7
Slough median daily rate £370 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.78% +24.14% +51.04%
10th Percentile £296 £274 £334
90th Percentile £462 £450 £416
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -9.38% +33.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Slough median hourly rate - £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -44.19%
Berkshire median hourly rate £31.50 £12.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year +152.00% +8.70% -4.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 319 275 300
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 93.86% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 186 199
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £187 £213 £223
90th Percentile £538 £531 £483
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £415 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 13
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £15.55 £11.13 £8.90
90th Percentile £20.40 £17.50 £35.14
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +29.03% +10.71% -35.03%

Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Administrator in Slough

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Administrator in Slough

Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Administrator in Slough over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Administrator in Slough

Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Administrator in Slough

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Slough region featuring Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Record to Report
2 1 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) Squid
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (25.00%) Crossbeam
2 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) LiveCycle
2 1 (25.00%) Postfix
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) F5

Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) LiveCycle
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) DAB
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Record to Report
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) iptables
1 1 (25.00%) Postfix
1 1 (25.00%) Squid
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Crossbeam
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Sun