The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 60 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.57% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.23 £21.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+96.41% -12.24%
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 West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
680 507 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.32% 95.30% 96.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 338 225
Median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £244 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £517 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 40
Median hourly rate £43.00 £13.23 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+225.14% -11.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £21.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Crawley - 2 - -
Gatwick - 1 £400 -
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 West Sussex region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) ITSM
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) CMDB
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow Development
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) ITSM
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Aveksa
2 1 (16.67%) VMware