Period
to 15 December 2019

The median contractor rate for an Administrator was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

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
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 32 30
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Administrator 2 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.76% 2.60% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 2.80% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
Slough median daily rate £340 £340 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.82% +7.59%
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £338 £375
% change year-on-year -3.70% -10.00% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.29 £45.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year -72.69% +309.09% -6.38%

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 238 322 270
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.49% 93.06% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 191 182
Slough median daily rate £423 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.03% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £150 £150 £213
90th Percentile £575 £550 £556
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 4
Slough median hourly rate £18.70 £16.25 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.08% -60.37% +127.78%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.45 £18.63
90th Percentile £38.88 £20.00 £41.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £13.88
% change year-on-year +25.00% +44.14% -4.31%

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 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 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, 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 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware