The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 111 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 10 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.46% 1.12% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.21% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 9
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£315 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £163 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £415 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +65.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.09% +30.00%
Systems Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1976 1569 1465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.94% 92.73% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 863 730
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 101 179
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.38 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.69% -20.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 1 £350 -
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Gosport - - - - 1
Havant - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Southampton - - - - 2
Winchester - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 26 (68.42%) VMware
3 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
4 19 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
5 18 (47.37%) HP
6 17 (44.74%) CA
6 17 (44.74%) ARCserve
7 16 (42.11%) SMTP
7 16 (42.11%) SharePoint
7 16 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (34.21%) HP SIM
9 12 (31.58%) SC Cleared
9 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
9 12 (31.58%) SQL
9 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
11 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
12 9 (23.68%) Citrix
12 9 (23.68%) SAN
12 9 (23.68%) SLA
12 9 (23.68%) ITIL
12 9 (23.68%) Linux
12 9 (23.68%) Symantec
13 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (21.05%) 3PAR
14 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 19 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (42.11%) SharePoint
3 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (15.79%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) SMTP
2 9 (23.68%) SAN
3 5 (13.16%) LAN
4 3 (7.89%) NAS
4 3 (7.89%) DHCP
4 3 (7.89%) FTP
4 3 (7.89%) DNS
4 3 (7.89%) HTTPS
4 3 (7.89%) DMZ
4 3 (7.89%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Wise Package Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
1 1 (2.63%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Clustering
3 4 (10.53%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (86.84%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (23.68%) Linux
5 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.53%) UNIX
7 3 (7.89%) AIX
8 2 (5.26%) SUSE
8 2 (5.26%) Debian
8 2 (5.26%) Solaris
8 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
2 9 (23.68%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) Migration
3 6 (15.79%) Network Management
4 5 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.63%) Change Control
8 1 (2.63%) Information Security
8 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Korn
3 3 (7.89%) sed
3 3 (7.89%) AWK
3 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.26%) Perl
4 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 12 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.89%) vSphere
4 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.89%) XenApp
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) ARCserve
2 13 (34.21%) HP SIM
3 4 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (10.53%) NetBackup
4 3 (7.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (7.89%) SCCM
5 2 (5.26%) EdgeSight
6 1 (2.63%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (2.63%) SCOM
6 1 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.63%) Unicenter
6 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) VMware
2 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
3 18 (47.37%) HP
4 17 (44.74%) CA
5 9 (23.68%) Citrix
5 9 (23.68%) Symantec
6 8 (21.05%) 3PAR
7 7 (18.42%) Altiris
7 7 (18.42%) Red Hat
8 4 (10.53%) Brocade
9 3 (7.89%) Oracle
10 2 (5.26%) AppSense
10 2 (5.26%) IBM
11 1 (2.63%) Lumension
11 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.63%) CommVault
11 1 (2.63%) Cisco
Eastleigh, Hampshire
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