Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Systems Administrator was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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.

System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 32 38
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 0.87% 0.46% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.48% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Gloucester median daily rate £250 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% - -
Gloucestershire median daily rate £250 £394 £365
% change year-on-year -36.51% +7.88% -6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucester median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. 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
Gloucester
Contract vacancies in Gloucester with a recognized job title 220 208 211
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.24% 96.30% 97.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 153 161
Gloucester median daily rate £350 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -1.23% +8.00%
10th Percentile £185 £120 £204
90th Percentile £488 £575 £500
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £388 £400
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 9
Gloucester median hourly rate £12.13 £12.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.02% -2.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £10.24 £10.24 £10.13
90th Percentile £84.40 £33.80 £16.74
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £39.64
% change year-on-year +4.55% -30.62% +44.13%

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Gloucester

Systems Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Administrator in Gloucester

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Gloucester region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (50.00%) SmoothWall
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DBS Check
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) VMware