The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading 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 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
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
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
638 966 822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.48% 94.34% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 618 447
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 57
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.72 £34.61 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Senior Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Senior Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Senior Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) iptables
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Percona
2 1 (33.33%) Lumension
2 1 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
2 1 (33.33%) Postfix
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) iptables
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Postfix
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Capistrano
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Lumension
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Percona
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Wyse