Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Systems Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 24 July 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 66 76
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 3 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.44% 1.04% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.10% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £394 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% +20.00%
South West median daily rate £435 £375 £320
% change year-on-year +16.00% +17.19% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £39.50 - £38.38

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 656 905 920
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.90% 94.47% 96.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 479 565
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £382 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.83% -4.50% +10.73%
10th Percentile £193 £230 £213
90th Percentile £513 £575 £510
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 61 59
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -7.41% +58.82%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.63 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.75
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +10.29% +61.90% +8.75%

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Gloucestershire

Systems Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Administrator in Gloucestershire

Systems Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Administrator in Gloucestershire

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) logstash

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Grafana
1 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (33.33%) logstash
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle