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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 103 113 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 10 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.53% 0.59% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.64% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 4
Average daily rate £400 £375 £226
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +65.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £293 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £430 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £301
% change year-on-year
- +16.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.13 £28.77 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-47.41% +35.38%
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
1775 1881 1652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.77% 91.71% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1152 1040 885
Average daily rate £380 £368 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 118 105
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.70 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% -25.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Portsmouth - 3 £365 - 1
Gosport - 2 £400 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Unix
3 7 (41.18%) Shell Script
4 6 (35.29%) AIX
4 6 (35.29%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
5 5 (29.41%) SAN
5 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
6 4 (23.53%) Python
6 4 (23.53%) LDAP
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
6 4 (23.53%) EMC
7 3 (17.65%) SUSE
7 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
7 3 (17.65%) Korn
7 3 (17.65%) Wiki
7 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Apache
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) Solaris
7 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
7 3 (17.65%) Veritas
7 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
7 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
7 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Exadata

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) LDAP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) SSH
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Gerrit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Symmetrix DMX
1 3 (17.65%) Wiki
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Unix
3 6 (35.29%) AIX
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 3 (17.65%) SUSE
6 2 (11.76%) Android
6 2 (11.76%) HPUX
6 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
1 3 (17.65%) DevOps
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.88%) High Availability
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Release Management
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Shell Script
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Korn
3 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) VMware
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) Veritas
5 2 (11.76%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Google
6 1 (5.88%) Sun