The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh 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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.085% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
+34.47% +18.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Systems Administrator
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1140 1591 1166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.69% 94.93% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 853 643
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 18
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.51 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £30.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Edinburgh region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Veritas
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Law
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas File System
2 3 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas File System
1 3 (60.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Veritas
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat