The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Junior Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior System Administrator
Rank - 637 612
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Systems Administrator 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.005% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.006% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £320 £141
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +126.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52698 52839 51404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.71% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34350 32058 31435
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1506 2120 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Junior Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Junior Systems Administrator in the job title.

Junior Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Junior Systems Administrator within the UK.

Junior Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Junior Systems Administrator within the UK.

Junior Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Junior 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 featuring Junior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Simpana

Junior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware