The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk 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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Administrator
Rank 36 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.70% 0.54% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.57% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£181 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.65% +2.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £30.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +53.84%
Systems Administrator
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk 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
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
244 175 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 85.61% 95.11% 96.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 100 78
Average daily rate £320 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £125 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 25
Average hourly rate £17.73 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.10% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.63 £8.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £23.54 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

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 Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Norwich - - - -
Systems Administrator
East of England

Systems Administrator
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware