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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 99 111 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 7 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.46% 0.37% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.39% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 12
Median daily rate £375 £248 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -41.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.46 £30.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+48.20% +30.43%
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
1446 2039 1708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.57% 94.09% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 1331 1065
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 87 75
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.43 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 December 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 - 5 £400 - 1
Bradford - 2 £375 -
Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) DevOps
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) Puppet
6 5 (33.33%) Unix
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle
7 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) Citrix
7 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (26.67%) Ansible
8 3 (20.00%) Docker
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) LAN
8 3 (20.00%) WAN
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
9 2 (13.33%) AIX
9 2 (13.33%) HPUX
9 2 (13.33%) IBM
9 2 (13.33%) SAN
9 2 (13.33%) Service Management
9 2 (13.33%) Migration
9 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) CloudStack
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
4 1 (6.67%) LDAP
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
1 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (6.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) SCADA
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) AS400
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) iSeries
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) AIX
4 2 (13.33%) HPUX
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) RPG
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCA
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Docker
3 2 (13.33%) vCloud
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.67%) KVM
4 1 (6.67%) Squid
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) VMware GSX
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
4 1 (6.67%) Xen
4 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (33.33%) Puppet
3 4 (26.67%) Ansible
4 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (6.67%) Packer
4 1 (6.67%) QRadar
4 1 (6.67%) Salt
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Fortinet
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
5 1 (6.67%) Splunk