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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank - 48 42
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.80% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.85% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £27.38 £28.77
% change year-on-year
-45.21% -4.83%

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
343 352 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.62% 93.87% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 261 294
Median daily rate £413 £378 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% -13.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (20.00%) Control-M
4 1 (20.00%) Intel Security

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
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Debian
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Control-M
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (20.00%) Sun