The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 247 259 238
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 9 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.096% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.10% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Average daily rate £310 £263 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.09% -4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
Windows Systems Administrator
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8084 8833 7889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.18% 93.80% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4897 4752 4106
Average daily rate £385 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 432 465
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.96 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Windows Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Windows Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Windows Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Windows Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 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
Surrey 0 7 £310 - 1
Berkshire +3 1 £305 +16.19%
East Sussex - 1 £325 -
Windows Systems Administrator
England

Windows Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Windows 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 Windows Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server
3 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
6 9 (40.91%) Citrix
6 9 (40.91%) SAN
6 9 (40.91%) Linux
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (27.27%) Back Office
8 6 (27.27%) Office 365
9 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
10 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 4 (18.18%) IIS
10 4 (18.18%) Web Services
10 4 (18.18%) DHCP
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) iSCSI
11 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
11 3 (13.64%) DBS Check
11 3 (13.64%) SCCM
12 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec

Windows Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Windows 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 Windows Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) DHCP
3 4 (18.18%) iSCSI
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) LAN
4 2 (9.09%) NAS
4 2 (9.09%) Network Security
4 2 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (27.27%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (40.91%) Linux
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
1 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
1 2 (9.09%) Server Building
1 2 (9.09%) Workflow
2 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
2 1 (4.55%) High Availability
2 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.55%) Migration
2 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
2 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) DBS Check
2 2 (9.09%) A+ Certification
2 2 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) KVM
5 1 (4.55%) NFS
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (40.91%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Altiris
5 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft
5 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Sun
5 1 (4.55%) Veeam
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