The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon 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 36 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.19% 0.86% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.90% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £340 £309 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.12% +7.39%
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 - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+27.90% -12.24%
Systems Administrator
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
317 442 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 94.35% 95.05% 96.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 319 311
Median daily rate £375 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 27
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.03 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% -4.85%
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 Swindon

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Swindon

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 Swindon region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) Control-M
3 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Compliance Audit
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Control-M
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) Sun