The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 55 23 46
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 10 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.42% 5.53% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 6.14% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
Average daily rate £344 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £218 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £357 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £27.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-19.09% +27.90%
Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
659 521 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.87% 89.98% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 234 352
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 73 88
Average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Cambridge -20 4 £388 +17.42% 7
Peterborough -22 1 - -
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) Puppet
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) CRM
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
5 5 (23.81%) SSL
5 5 (23.81%) IPsec
5 5 (23.81%) Firewall
5 5 (23.81%) Cryptography
5 5 (23.81%) Network Design
5 5 (23.81%) Network Security
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) Marketo
5 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) XenServer
5 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) SaaS
6 4 (19.05%) Apache Continuum
6 4 (19.05%) Change Control
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (14.29%) VMware
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (14.29%) Nagios
7 3 (14.29%) DNS
7 3 (14.29%) Apache
7 3 (14.29%) Perl
7 3 (14.29%) SQL

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) VPN
1 5 (23.81%) SSL
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
1 5 (23.81%) IPsec
1 5 (23.81%) Network Security
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) LDAP
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Apache Continuum
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) HPUX
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) CRM
1 5 (23.81%) Network Design
1 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) Change Control
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) E-business
4 1 (4.76%) ITSM
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) OCP
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.76%) RHCE
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) XenServer
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
2 2 (9.52%) KVM
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) Nagios
3 2 (9.52%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Munin
4 1 (4.76%) SCCM
4 1 (4.76%) SCOM
4 1 (4.76%) Cacti
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Marketo
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Percona
4 2 (9.52%) Rackspace
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Polycom
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