Period
to 25 May 2019

The median contractor rate for a Windows Systems Administrator was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +98
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.11% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median daily rate £375 - -
South West median daily rate £345 £300 -
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1,799 1,643 1,534
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.95% 95.30% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,228 1,047 1,039
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £225
90th Percentile £588 £525 £538
South West median daily rate £430 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +7.50% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 62 56
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £18.75 £21.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.67% -11.10% -39.74%
10th Percentile £10.83 £11.24 £10.81
90th Percentile £52.51 £47.00 £46.60
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £26.99 £38.00
% change year-on-year +48.20% -28.97% +1.33%

Windows Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Windows Systems Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Systems Administrator in Bristol

Windows Systems Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Systems Administrator in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Systems Administrator in Bristol

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, Windows Systems Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region featuring Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering