The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that had Senior Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 98 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.52% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £387 £301
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +28.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Systems Administrator
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1061 746 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 92.02% 94.67% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 789 508 288
Median daily rate £375 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 27
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.77 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% +61.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £10.24 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that featured Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Senior Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Senior 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 5 (83.33%) GitHub
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) CentOS
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Hudson
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) LAMP
5 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Jython
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) ETL

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) GitHub
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Linode
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DataStage
2 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Hudson
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) GitLab
3 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) CentOS
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Jython
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VirtualBox
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
3 1 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (16.67%) OpenNMS
3 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
3 1 (16.67%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
2 1 (16.67%) SaltStack
2 1 (16.67%) VMware