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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 71 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 11 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.01% 1.41% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.48% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 2
Median daily rate £360 £300 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £263 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £350 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.46 £30.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+48.20% +30.43%
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
1030 1285 1467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 94.58% 95.68% 95.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 835 790
Median daily rate £420 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 41 80
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £46.50 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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
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 6 December 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
Epsom - 6 - -
Staines -2 1 £360 -
Guildford -5 1 - - 3
Woking - 1 £380 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 31 (88.57%) Linux
2 19 (54.29%) Finance
3 18 (51.43%) Puppet
4 17 (48.57%) Python
5 16 (45.71%) Unix
5 16 (45.71%) DevOps
6 15 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (42.86%) Ruby
7 14 (40.00%) WebLogic
7 14 (40.00%) Tomcat
8 13 (37.14%) SAN
8 13 (37.14%) Red Hat
9 12 (34.29%) Ansible
10 11 (31.43%) Solaris
11 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
11 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
11 10 (28.57%) NAS
11 10 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (28.57%) Amazon S3
12 9 (25.71%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (25.71%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (25.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 9 (25.71%) Open Source
12 9 (25.71%) WebSphere
12 9 (25.71%) Subversion
12 9 (25.71%) Apache
13 8 (22.86%) Oracle
13 8 (22.86%) Migration
13 8 (22.86%) Veritas

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 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 14 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (25.71%) Apache
2 9 (25.71%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.86%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 15 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (28.57%) Amazon S3
3 9 (25.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (8.57%) Office 365
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (2.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) SAN
2 10 (28.57%) NAS
3 2 (5.71%) FTP
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) DVB
4 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.86%) HTTP
4 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) SMTP
4 1 (2.86%) SSH
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.71%) Subversion
3 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Legal
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) HTML5
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Digital TV
3 1 (2.86%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.86%) MPEG
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) STB
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Linux
2 16 (45.71%) Unix
3 11 (31.43%) Solaris
4 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Windows
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
9 2 (5.71%) CentOS
9 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.86%) Debian
10 1 (2.86%) HPUX
10 1 (2.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) DevOps
2 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 9 (25.71%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (25.71%) Open Source
4 8 (22.86%) Migration
5 7 (20.00%) Change Management
5 7 (20.00%) High Availability
5 7 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (17.14%) Change Control
6 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.86%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.86%) ITIL
8 1 (2.86%) Scrum
8 1 (2.86%) SOA
8 1 (2.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Python
2 15 (42.86%) Ruby
3 7 (20.00%) Perl
4 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CEH
2 1 (2.86%) RHCT
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 7 (20.00%) Veritas File System
3 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.71%) Docker
5 2 (5.71%) vSphere
6 1 (2.86%) NFS
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.86%) VirtualBox
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (51.43%) Puppet
2 15 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (34.29%) Ansible
4 6 (17.14%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.86%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (2.86%) Nagios
5 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.86%) Salt
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Red Hat
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) Veritas
3 7 (20.00%) Sun
3 7 (20.00%) Symantec
3 7 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Brocade
4 2 (5.71%) EMC
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Veeam