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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Rank 57 48 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.15% 1.28% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 1.33% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £38.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £20.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+51.21% -7.86%
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
626 675 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.28% 96.02% 91.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 431 427
Median daily rate £375 £400 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +7.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 27
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £12.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.70 £36.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Wiltshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Big Data
3 5 (55.56%) Cloudera
3 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
3 5 (55.56%) Military
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Puppet
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) Solaris
7 1 (11.11%) Unix
7 1 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) Perl
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) MySQL
7 1 (11.11%) RHCE
7 1 (11.11%) i2
7 1 (11.11%) NetApp

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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Big Data
1 5 (55.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 5 (55.56%) Military
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Samba
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Cloudera
1 5 (55.56%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
3 1 (11.11%) i2
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat