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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 86 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 28 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.34% 0.80% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.85% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 14
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£313 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +4.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £17.38 - £27.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 - £21.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.68 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £27.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.71% +16.84%
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
1922 1650 1891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.01% 93.86% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1131 961 1002
Average daily rate £350 £362 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.24% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 137 187
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 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
Farnborough +1 5 £325 -2.98%
Havant - 5 £310 - 1
Portsmouth -4 1 £313 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Winchester - - - -
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 38 (73.08%) Windows
2 25 (48.08%) Active Directory
3 24 (46.15%) VMware
4 20 (38.46%) HP
4 20 (38.46%) Linux
5 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
6 15 (28.85%) Security Cleared
6 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (28.85%) HP SIM
7 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (23.08%) SCCM
8 12 (23.08%) Clustering
8 12 (23.08%) IIS
9 11 (21.15%) UNIX
9 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
9 11 (21.15%) Red Hat
9 11 (21.15%) Altiris
10 10 (19.23%) ITIL
11 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
11 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
11 9 (17.31%) SAP Afaria
12 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (15.38%) SCOM
12 8 (15.38%) ARCserve
12 8 (15.38%) SAN
12 8 (15.38%) CA
12 8 (15.38%) Solaris
12 8 (15.38%) SharePoint

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 12 (23.08%) IIS
2 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
3 8 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (5.77%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) SAN
2 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
2 7 (13.46%) SMTP
3 5 (9.62%) Firewall
4 4 (7.69%) SSH
4 4 (7.69%) NAS
4 4 (7.69%) HTTPS
4 4 (7.69%) FTP
4 4 (7.69%) DMZ
5 3 (5.77%) DNS
5 3 (5.77%) LAN
5 3 (5.77%) DHCP
6 2 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.92%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.92%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (23.08%) Clustering
3 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.77%) Replication
4 1 (1.92%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.92%) iPhone
4 1 (1.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (73.08%) Windows
2 20 (38.46%) Linux
3 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (21.15%) UNIX
6 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (15.38%) Solaris
7 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
9 4 (7.69%) AIX
9 4 (7.69%) HPUX
10 2 (3.85%) SUSE
10 2 (3.85%) Debian
10 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.92%) SELinux
11 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) ITIL
2 7 (13.46%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (11.54%) Migration
4 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.77%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.77%) Network Management
7 2 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.92%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.92%) Software Distribution
8 1 (1.92%) Load Testing
8 1 (1.92%) B2C
8 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.92%) Information Security
8 1 (1.92%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) Shell Script
2 7 (13.46%) Korn
3 6 (11.54%) SQL
4 4 (7.69%) AWK
4 4 (7.69%) sed
5 2 (3.85%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) Winbatch
6 1 (1.92%) VBScript
6 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Security Cleared
2 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) MCSE
6 1 (1.92%) CCNA
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (48.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) vSphere
3 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.77%) XenApp
6 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (1.92%) Samba
7 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (28.85%) HP SIM
2 12 (23.08%) SCCM
3 9 (17.31%) SAP Afaria
4 8 (15.38%) SCOM
4 8 (15.38%) ARCserve
5 7 (13.46%) MOM
6 5 (9.62%) WSUS
7 4 (7.69%) NetBackup
8 3 (5.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (3.85%) Puppet
9 2 (3.85%) Cobbler
10 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
10 1 (1.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (1.92%) Unicenter
10 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
10 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (1.92%) WMI
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) VMware
2 20 (38.46%) HP
3 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.15%) Altiris
4 11 (21.15%) Red Hat
5 8 (15.38%) CA
6 7 (13.46%) Citrix
6 7 (13.46%) Sophos
6 7 (13.46%) Qualys
7 6 (11.54%) Symantec
7 6 (11.54%) Cisco
8 5 (9.62%) 3PAR
9 4 (7.69%) Oracle
9 4 (7.69%) Dell
9 4 (7.69%) EMC
10 3 (5.77%) Brocade
11 2 (3.85%) IBM
11 2 (3.85%) AppSense
12 1 (1.92%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.92%) CommVault
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