The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Senior Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank - 74 70
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £220 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £285 £291
% change year-on-year
+66.81% -2.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50
Senior Systems Administrator
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
562 773 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.36% 95.43% 95.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 456 416
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £464 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 69 73
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.92% -2.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.96 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Senior 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
1 1 (100.00%) MarkLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) logstash
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Kibana
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) MarkLogic
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ELK Stack
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Kibana
1 1 (100.00%) logstash
1 1 (100.00%) Packer
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet