The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 16 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.94% - 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% - 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +31.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
63 143 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.65% 93.46% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 71 94
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £15.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -4.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Aberdeen region.

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Systems Administrator
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kofax
2 1 (50.00%) Open Text
2 1 (50.00%) LiveLink
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Metadata Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) LiveLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Metadata Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Kofax
1 1 (50.00%) Open Text
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix