The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 111 108 99
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 17 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.84% 0.42% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.45% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 2
Median daily rate £430 £269 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.81% -8.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £115 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £338 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.46 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+141.26% -21.15%
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1956 2014 1622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.12% 94.91% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1339 1397 1064
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 59 55
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.60 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% +2.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Leeds +2 9 £354 +60.79% 4
Halifax - 8 £436 -
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 16 (69.57%) Unix
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 13 (56.52%) Firewall
4 12 (52.17%) Linux
5 11 (47.83%) Oracle
6 10 (43.48%) Red Hat
6 10 (43.48%) VMware
6 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (39.13%) IBM
8 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
9 7 (30.43%) Cisco
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 7 (30.43%) Service Management
9 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (26.09%) Intranet
10 6 (26.09%) Internet
10 6 (26.09%) Extranet
10 6 (26.09%) Firmware
10 6 (26.09%) SQL
10 6 (26.09%) DNS
10 6 (26.09%) SSL
10 6 (26.09%) HTTP
10 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
10 6 (26.09%) F5
10 6 (26.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (26.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (26.09%) BIG-IP
10 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (21.74%) FileNet
1 5 (21.74%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) CloudStack
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) Firewall
2 6 (26.09%) BIG-IP
2 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) Extranet
2 6 (26.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (26.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (26.09%) HTTP
2 6 (26.09%) Internet
2 6 (26.09%) Intranet
2 6 (26.09%) SSL
2 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) LAN
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
4 3 (13.04%) Network Security
5 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
5 1 (4.35%) LDAP
5 1 (4.35%) MPLS
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) SMTP
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (13.04%) Middleware
1 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (13.04%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) SCADA
2 1 (4.35%) Health Informatics
2 1 (4.35%) Informatics
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Unix
2 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 12 (52.17%) Linux
4 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (21.74%) AIX
7 4 (17.39%) SUSE
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (13.04%) HPUX
9 1 (4.35%) CentOS
9 1 (4.35%) Solaris
9 1 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Service Management
2 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
3 5 (21.74%) E-Discovery
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Research
5 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) Bourne shell
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Firmware
3 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.04%) KVM
4 3 (13.04%) Xen
5 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.70%) vSphere
5 2 (8.70%) XenApp
5 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.35%) Squid
6 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
6 1 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle
2 10 (43.48%) Red Hat
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) IBM
4 7 (30.43%) Cisco
5 6 (26.09%) F5
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.04%) Citrix
8 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
8 2 (8.70%) HP
9 1 (4.35%) NetApp
9 1 (4.35%) Spiceworks
9 1 (4.35%) Sun
9 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard