The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 67 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.71% 1.89% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.97% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 1
Median daily rate £300 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+141.26% -21.15%
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
659 865 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.01% 96.00% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 452 361
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 24 19
Median hourly rate £9.50 £36.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.61% +161.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Glasgow region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) LDAP
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) DB2
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 2 (28.57%) PowerHA
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (28.57%) ForgeRock
3 2 (28.57%) Ansible
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) Clustering
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) RHEV
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
1 2 (28.57%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) PowerHA
2 1 (14.29%) RHEV
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) ForgeRock
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) VMware