The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 106 118 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 10 11 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.52% 0.50% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.53% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 25
Median daily rate £338 £328 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £49.46 £13.50 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+266.37% -22.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.23 £21.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+96.41% -12.24%
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
1784 2091 1954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.24% 95.79% 93.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1144 1275 1149
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 137 117
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.75 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.15 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fareham - 3 £325 -
Portsmouth - 2 - - 1
Southampton - 2 £313 -
Farnborough 0 1 £450 +16.12%
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Hampshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (33.33%) ITIL
5 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
5 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
5 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
6 6 (25.00%) Unix
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) Python
7 5 (20.83%) Clustering
7 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) DNS
7 5 (20.83%) DHCP
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.83%) vSphere
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 4 (16.67%) CentOS
8 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 4 (16.67%) SCOM
8 4 (16.67%) DevOps
8 4 (16.67%) HP
8 4 (16.67%) Java
8 4 (16.67%) Perl

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
2 5 (20.83%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 3 (12.50%) MPLS
3 3 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) LDAP
4 2 (8.33%) PCoIP
4 2 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Back Office
2 2 (8.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) Unix
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) CentOS
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 2 (8.33%) AIX
8 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) DevOps
3 3 (12.50%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
2 6 (25.00%) Python
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) Korn
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
1 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) vSphere
3 3 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) NFS
4 2 (8.33%) Samba
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Server
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCOM
2 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 3 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.33%) Puppet
3 2 (8.33%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) VMware
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) HP
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix
4 3 (12.50%) EMC
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (12.50%) Sophos
4 3 (12.50%) Symantec
5 2 (8.33%) NETGEAR
5 2 (8.33%) Sun
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Pega