The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 105 104 117
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 22 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 1.04% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.09% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 8
Median daily rate £325 £320 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £235 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £394 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £28.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.46 £30.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+48.20% +30.43%
Systems Administrator
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 East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2170 2472 2757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.26% 94.97% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1250 1439 1762
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £215 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 267 186
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +8 11 £325 -13.33% 3
Cambridgeshire +1 10 £350 -2.77% 5
Essex +4 1 - -
Systems Administrator
England

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 East of England region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 20 (41.67%) Linux
1 20 (41.67%) DNS
2 16 (33.33%) DHCP
3 15 (31.25%) VMware
4 14 (29.17%) vSphere
5 13 (27.08%) Windows
5 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
5 13 (27.08%) Nagios
6 11 (22.92%) Unix
6 11 (22.92%) SQL
7 10 (20.83%) Apache
7 10 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (18.75%) Data Centre
8 9 (18.75%) FreeRADIUS
8 9 (18.75%) nginx
8 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 9 (18.75%) Cisco
8 9 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 9 (18.75%) LAMP
9 8 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.67%) ITIL
10 7 (14.58%) Oracle
10 7 (14.58%) Shell Script
10 7 (14.58%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (12.50%) logstash
11 6 (12.50%) Graphite
11 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (12.50%) Firewall
11 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (20.83%) Apache
2 9 (18.75%) nginx
3 7 (14.58%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (10.42%) MS Exchange
5 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (8.33%) IIS
6 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.08%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) ResourceLink
2 1 (2.08%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (41.67%) DNS
2 16 (33.33%) DHCP
3 6 (12.50%) Firewall
3 6 (12.50%) SAN
4 4 (8.33%) Kerberos
5 3 (6.25%) LDAP
5 3 (6.25%) Network Security
5 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.17%) NAS
7 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.08%) Internet
7 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.08%) SSL
7 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.25%) MySQL
3 3 (6.25%) QlikView
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) Big Data
4 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.08%) GIS
4 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Hudson
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) LAMP
2 3 (6.25%) OAuth
2 3 (6.25%) SAML
3 2 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (2.08%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Clustering
3 3 (6.25%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
4 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Linux
2 13 (27.08%) Windows
3 11 (22.92%) Unix
4 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (10.42%) Solaris
6 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.17%) CentOS
7 2 (4.17%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.08%) HPUX
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (8.33%) High Availability
3 4 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.33%) Open Source
3 4 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.25%) Change Control
4 3 (6.25%) Data Management
4 3 (6.25%) Identity Management
4 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.08%) Information Security
5 1 (2.08%) Project Management
5 1 (2.08%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.08%) Web Development
5 1 (2.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) Shell Script
3 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.33%) Java
4 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.25%) VBA
6 2 (4.17%) AWK
6 2 (4.17%) MATLAB
6 2 (4.17%) sed
7 1 (2.08%) C
7 1 (2.08%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) MCP
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.08%) VCP5
2 1 (2.08%) VCP6
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) vSphere
2 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
3 9 (18.75%) FreeRADIUS
4 4 (8.33%) iptables
5 3 (6.25%) Postfix
5 3 (6.25%) Sendmail
5 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) Nagios
2 10 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (12.50%) Graphite
3 6 (12.50%) logstash
4 5 (10.42%) Puppet
4 5 (10.42%) WSUS
5 4 (8.33%) OSSEC
6 3 (6.25%) Cobbler
6 3 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Ansible
7 1 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) VMware
2 9 (18.75%) Cisco
2 9 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.58%) Oracle
5 6 (12.50%) HP
6 4 (8.33%) EMC
6 4 (8.33%) LogRhythm
6 4 (8.33%) TippingPoint
7 3 (6.25%) Citrix
7 3 (6.25%) Cognos
7 3 (6.25%) IBM
7 3 (6.25%) ServiceNow
7 3 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.25%) Splunk
8 2 (4.17%) Dell
8 2 (4.17%) ESRI
8 2 (4.17%) Northgate
9 1 (2.08%) Brocade
9 1 (2.08%) NetApp
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