The median contractor rate for a Systems Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 22 26 30
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.76% 1.36% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.45% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -51.61% -4.61%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 114 138 205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 87.02% 93.88% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 76 127
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £32.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.92% +71.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.43 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford that featured Systems Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Guildford

Systems Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Administrator in Guildford

Systems Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Administrator in Guildford

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Guildford region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) RHCT
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) CEH
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Certification

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CEH
1 1 (50.00%) RHCT
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware