The median contractor rate for a Systems Administrator was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire 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)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 105 113 107
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 9 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.49% 0.50% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.53% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 9
Median daily rate £413 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.01% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £35.00
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 Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1715 2082 2001
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.00% 95.50% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1009 1386 1136
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 89 130
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £11.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
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 Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Administrator within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 3 £450 - 2
Eastleigh - 2 - -
Basingstoke +8 1 - -
Portsmouth -10 1 - - 1
Fareham - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £375 - 1
Systems Administrator
South East

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
3 7 (30.43%) DevOps
4 6 (26.09%) Puppet
4 6 (26.09%) CentOS
4 6 (26.09%) VMware
5 5 (21.74%) Python
6 4 (17.39%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
6 4 (17.39%) Solaris
6 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (17.39%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
7 3 (13.04%) Ansible
7 3 (13.04%) Boomi
7 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
7 3 (13.04%) Hudson
7 3 (13.04%) Big Data
7 3 (13.04%) RHCSA
7 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu
7 3 (13.04%) Middleware
7 3 (13.04%) Dell
7 3 (13.04%) Apache
7 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
8 2 (8.70%) SAP
8 2 (8.70%) Unix
8 2 (8.70%) MySQL
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (13.04%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
1 1 (4.35%) PCoIP
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Big Data
1 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Hudson
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Local Government
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) PKI
1 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) CentOS
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Solaris
3 4 (17.39%) Windows
4 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.70%) Unix
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.35%) AIX
6 1 (4.35%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (4.35%) HPUX
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) DevOps
2 2 (8.70%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) Analytics
3 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
3 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.35%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (4.35%) Network Management
3 1 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Python
2 4 (17.39%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) AWK
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Korn
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) RHCSA
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) RHCE
3 1 (4.35%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) NFS
2 2 (8.70%) Samba
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) Ansible
2 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.35%) Nagios
4 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Red Hat
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Alteryx
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) NetApp
5 1 (4.35%) NETGEAR
5 1 (4.35%) Sun
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec
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