The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 58 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.57% 1.20% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.27% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 5
Median daily rate £283 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £239 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £416 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £28.77
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
667 628 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.48% 93.87% 97.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 448 429
Median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 33
Median hourly rate £38.50 £12.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+208.00% -56.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Systems Administrator across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Swindon 0 3 £215 -44.51%
Corsham - 1 £350 -
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Wiltshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (28.57%) CentOS
4 2 (28.57%) Debian
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
5 1 (14.29%) CESG
5 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 1 (14.29%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 1 (14.29%) SCOM
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (14.29%) Control-M
5 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) NonStop SQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) CESG
1 1 (14.29%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
3 2 (28.57%) Debian
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Compliance Audit
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) SDLC
1 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) CLAS
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Control-M
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 1 (14.29%) Sun