The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 60 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 10 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.18% - 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%
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 Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
817 589 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.00% 94.24% 96.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 300 451
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 16
Average hourly rate £20.69 £15.50 £16.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.48% -7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.30 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (78.57%) UNIX
2 9 (64.29%) Solaris
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
6 4 (28.57%) AIX
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (21.43%) ForgeRock
7 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (21.43%) Release Management
7 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (21.43%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (21.43%) JBoss
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (21.43%) LDAP
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) Java
7 3 (21.43%) Sun
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (14.29%) Firewall
8 2 (14.29%) SUSE
8 2 (14.29%) Remedy
8 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 (21.43%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (21.43%) LDAP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) UNIX
2 9 (64.29%) Solaris
3 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) AIX
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) SUSE
6 2 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (7.14%) HPUX
7 1 (7.14%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Release Management
1 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Data Guard
2 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) ForgeRock
3 3 (21.43%) Sun
4 2 (14.29%) Remedy
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Rate: £375.00 per day
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