The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Brighton region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 29 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.72% 1.88% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 1.92% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £288 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.48 £20.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+97.46% -16.32%
Systems Administrator
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 261 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 98.91% 98.12% 97.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 183 113
Median daily rate £400 £360 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +44.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Brighton region that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Systems 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 Brighton region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) SaaS
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) Apache
4 6 (37.50%) MySQL
5 5 (31.25%) Ansible
5 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
6 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (25.00%) nginx
6 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (25.00%) Time Management
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
8 2 (12.50%) DevOps
8 2 (12.50%) LAMP
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
9 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (6.25%) Advertising
9 1 (6.25%) Migration
9 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
9 1 (6.25%) IIS
9 1 (6.25%) C#
9 1 (6.25%) PHP
9 1 (6.25%) Python
9 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 1 (6.25%) OpenCart

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 6 (37.50%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (43.75%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Python
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft