The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 78 67 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.01% 0.14% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.15% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £250 £163 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -59.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £163 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £163 £440
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 £21.75 £28.77
% change year-on-year
-31.03% -24.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
660 659 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.65% 94.68% 93.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 429 241
Median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 9 22
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £9.18 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £21.00 £33.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 7 £250 +53.84%
Systems Administrator
North East

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
4 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
5 8 (38.10%) Oracle
5 8 (38.10%) Unix
6 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
6 7 (33.33%) Firewall
7 6 (28.57%) SUSE
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco
7 6 (28.57%) iPlanet
7 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
7 6 (28.57%) AIX
7 6 (28.57%) HPUX
7 6 (28.57%) Solaris
7 6 (28.57%) JBoss
7 6 (28.57%) J2EE
7 6 (28.57%) Apache
7 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
7 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 6 (28.57%) Sun
7 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 6 (28.57%) F5
7 6 (28.57%) High Availability
8 5 (23.81%) Open Source
8 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
8 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (23.81%) GitLab

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 7 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 6 (28.57%) Apache
2 6 (28.57%) iPlanet
2 6 (28.57%) JBoss
2 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.76%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) Intranet
4 1 (4.76%) LDAP
4 1 (4.76%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (4.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (23.81%) GitLab
1 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
1 5 (23.81%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.76%) ProC
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) Unix
4 6 (28.57%) AIX
4 6 (28.57%) HPUX
4 6 (28.57%) Solaris
4 6 (28.57%) SUSE
5 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
6 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) High Availability
1 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Open Source
3 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C
2 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Korn
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
1 8 (38.10%) Red Hat
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) F5
2 6 (28.57%) Sun
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Veritas
5 2 (9.52%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.76%) VMware