The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 37 43 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.77% 0.89% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 0.91% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £280 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £27.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-20.72% +35.36%
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
368 328 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.93% 97.04% 93.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 184 399
Average daily rate £360 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £295 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 22 51
Average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.88 £23.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Gloucester -15 2 £325 - 1
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (72.73%) UNIX
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) Korn
4 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 4 (36.36%) LAN
4 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) HPUX
4 4 (36.36%) Bourne shell
5 3 (27.27%) C
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) IIS
6 2 (18.18%) COM
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) VBScript
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) Windows NT

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (27.27%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) FTP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) SSH
4 1 (9.09%) TACACS
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) COM
1 2 (18.18%) XML
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Solaris
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) HPUX
4 2 (18.18%) Windows NT
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Email Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Korn
1 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
1 4 (36.36%) Bourne shell
2 3 (27.27%) C
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VBScript
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (9.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) AppSense
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (9.09%) StorageTek
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Sun
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