The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Administrator
Rank 44 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 15 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.27% 2.54% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 2.79% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 1
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.15% -5.45%
Systems Administrator
South West

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
614 573 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 92.75% 90.95% 96.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 388 342
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 29
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £19.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Systems Administrator in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corsham - 5 £325 -
Swindon +2 3 £288 +4.54% 2
Systems Administrator
South West

Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
5 7 (38.89%) Puppet
6 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) Apache
7 5 (27.78%) HTTP
7 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
8 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
8 4 (22.22%) Ansible
8 4 (22.22%) Amazon Linux
8 4 (22.22%) RESTful
8 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (22.22%) WebCenter
8 4 (22.22%) Varnish
8 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 4 (22.22%) Information Security
8 4 (22.22%) Content Management
8 4 (22.22%) Derivative
8 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP

Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) HTTP
3 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) HTTPS
3 4 (22.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
1 4 (22.22%) RESTful
1 4 (22.22%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Derivative
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (22.22%) Amazon Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.56%) Solaris
7 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.56%) UNIX
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 4 (22.22%) Project Management
1 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
1 4 (22.22%) Information Security
1 4 (22.22%) Content Management
1 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.56%) Change Management
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (5.56%) RHCE
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (22.22%) Varnish
4 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.56%) XenApp
6 1 (5.56%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
2 4 (22.22%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.56%) Nagios
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
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