The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 65 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 26 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.96% 0.47% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 0.51% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £215 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £24.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-16.32% -10.90%
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
1226 1167 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.32% 92.25% 93.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 697 623
Average daily rate £400 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 50 87
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

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 29 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 7 £400 -
Redhill - 4 £335 - 2
Camberley - 2 £388 -
Woking +1 1 £310 +37.77%
Chertsey - 1 - - 1
Farnham - 1 £375 -
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Reigate - 1 £175 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (34.00%) VMware
3 17 (34.00%) SCOM
3 17 (34.00%) SCOrch
3 17 (34.00%) SCSM
3 17 (34.00%) Data Centre
4 15 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 15 (30.00%) Linux
4 15 (30.00%) SAN
5 14 (28.00%) Capacity Management
6 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
6 12 (24.00%) Finance
7 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (18.00%) Citrix
8 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
9 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (16.00%) NetApp
9 8 (16.00%) UNIX
9 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (14.00%) DNS
10 7 (14.00%) LDAP
10 7 (14.00%) Firewall
10 7 (14.00%) Migration
10 7 (14.00%) NAS
10 7 (14.00%) vSphere
11 6 (12.00%) XenApp
11 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (12.00%) Clustering
11 6 (12.00%) CheckPoint

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (8.00%) IIS
1 4 (8.00%) Apache
2 3 (6.00%) TPMS
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.00%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.00%) SAN
2 7 (14.00%) Firewall
2 7 (14.00%) LDAP
2 7 (14.00%) DNS
2 7 (14.00%) NAS
3 6 (12.00%) VPN
4 2 (4.00%) DHCP
4 2 (4.00%) Kerberos
4 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.00%) SMTP
5 1 (2.00%) SSH
5 1 (2.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.00%) Essbase
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.00%) RSpec
2 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Electronics
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) Statistics
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 30 (60.00%) Windows
2 15 (30.00%) Linux
3 8 (16.00%) UNIX
3 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.00%) Solaris
6 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 14 (28.00%) Capacity Management
3 7 (14.00%) Migration
4 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.00%) DevOps
5 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.00%) Open Source
6 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.00%) Release Management
6 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL
6 2 (4.00%) Patch Management
6 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.00%) Server Building
7 1 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (10.00%) VB
3 3 (6.00%) Perl
3 3 (6.00%) Ruby
4 2 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) CCNA
1 6 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.00%) RHCE
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.00%) vSphere
4 6 (12.00%) XenApp
5 5 (10.00%) NFS
6 2 (4.00%) Samba
6 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.00%) iptables
7 1 (2.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 1 (2.00%) KVM
7 1 (2.00%) Firmware
7 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (34.00%) SCOM
1 17 (34.00%) SCOrch
1 17 (34.00%) SCSM
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 3 (6.00%) Cacti
2 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (6.00%) Puppet
3 2 (4.00%) Nagios
3 2 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.00%) Ansible
4 1 (2.00%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) VMware
3 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
4 9 (18.00%) Citrix
5 8 (16.00%) NetApp
6 6 (12.00%) EMC
6 6 (12.00%) Cisco
6 6 (12.00%) CheckPoint
7 5 (10.00%) Juniper
7 5 (10.00%) Oracle
7 5 (10.00%) Veeam
8 4 (8.00%) HP
9 3 (6.00%) Sun
9 3 (6.00%) BMC
9 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.00%) Veritas
11 1 (2.00%) Altiris
11 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.00%) CA
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chertsey
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago