The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 68 60 76
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 17 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.45% 2.43% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 2.55% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 4
Median daily rate £475 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £178 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £415 £271
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+27.90% -12.24%
Systems Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1128 1332 1285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.41% 95.07% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 779 740
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 48 67
Median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £44.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate +3 2 £475 +171.42% 1
Redhill -2 2 £475 +41.79%
Camberley - 2 £425 -
Egham - 1 £375 -
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Staines - 1 £450 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Surrey region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 32 (78.05%) Linux
2 20 (48.78%) Finance
3 19 (46.34%) Unix
4 18 (43.90%) Puppet
5 16 (39.02%) Python
5 16 (39.02%) DevOps
6 15 (36.59%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (36.59%) Ruby
7 14 (34.15%) WebLogic
7 14 (34.15%) Tomcat
7 14 (34.15%) Migration
7 14 (34.15%) SAN
8 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (29.27%) Ansible
10 11 (26.83%) Solaris
11 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
11 10 (24.39%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (24.39%) Amazon S3
12 9 (21.95%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (21.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
12 9 (21.95%) WebSphere
12 9 (21.95%) Open Source
12 9 (21.95%) Subversion
12 9 (21.95%) Load Balancing
12 9 (21.95%) Windows
12 9 (21.95%) Apache
12 9 (21.95%) Perl
13 8 (19.51%) EMC

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 14 (34.15%) Tomcat
1 14 (34.15%) WebLogic
2 9 (21.95%) Apache
2 9 (21.95%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) TPMS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (24.39%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (24.39%) Amazon S3
3 9 (21.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (7.32%) Office 365
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) SAN
2 8 (19.51%) NAS
3 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.32%) DHCP
5 2 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.44%) DNS
6 1 (2.44%) LAN
6 1 (2.44%) LDAP
6 1 (2.44%) WAN
6 1 (2.44%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.44%) GIS
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
1 9 (21.95%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Clustering
2 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) EMC VNX
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.44%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Linux
2 19 (46.34%) Unix
3 13 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (26.83%) Solaris
5 9 (21.95%) Windows
6 5 (12.20%) AIX
6 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) DevOps
2 14 (34.15%) Migration
3 9 (21.95%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (21.95%) Load Balancing
3 9 (21.95%) Open Source
4 6 (14.63%) Change Management
5 5 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (12.20%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) Server Patching
6 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL
7 3 (7.32%) Time Management
8 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
9 1 (2.44%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) Python
2 15 (36.59%) Ruby
3 9 (21.95%) Perl
4 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
5 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.32%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.44%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (7.32%) Veritas File System
4 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.44%) Docker
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.44%) NFS
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (43.90%) Puppet
2 15 (36.59%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (29.27%) Ansible
4 4 (9.76%) NetBackup
5 3 (7.32%) Legato
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.44%) Salt
6 1 (2.44%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (2.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
2 8 (19.51%) EMC
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.63%) Veritas
4 5 (12.20%) IBM
4 5 (12.20%) VMware
5 4 (9.76%) HP
5 4 (9.76%) NetApp
6 3 (7.32%) Dell
6 3 (7.32%) Sun
7 2 (4.88%) Brocade
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle
8 1 (2.44%) Adobe
8 1 (2.44%) Aveksa
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco
8 1 (2.44%) Citrix
8 1 (2.44%) SAP
8 1 (2.44%) Sybase
8 1 (2.44%) Symantec
8 1 (2.44%) Veeam
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