The table below looks at the statistics for the UNIX Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited UNIX Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
UNIX System Administrator (UNIX SA)
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs requiring a UNIX Systems Administrator 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
UNIX Systems Administrator
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110 183 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 91.67% 96.83% 93.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 76 40
Average daily rate £388 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 24
Average hourly rate £17.42 £34.06 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.85% +1.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £11.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.80 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

UNIX Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

UNIX Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

UNIX Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Chester