The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 81 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 5 0 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.44% - 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% - 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 12
Median daily rate £400 - £420
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.46 £30.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+48.20% +30.43%
Systems Administrator
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1076 1516 1130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.89% 93.87% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 1011 755
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 33
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Leeds region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (37.50%) Ansible
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Docker
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) vCloud
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (12.50%) QRadar
5 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Packer
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) CloudStack
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) AS400
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
1 1 (12.50%) iSeries
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) HPUX
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) RPG
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
1 2 (25.00%) vCloud
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Squid
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware GSX
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
2 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) Ansible
2 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (12.50%) Packer
3 1 (12.50%) QRadar
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
4 1 (12.50%) Splunk