Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Unix Systems Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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.

Unix System Administrator (Unix SA)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 139 158
Contract jobs requiring a Unix Systems Administrator 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.071% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.074% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Manchester median daily rate - £368 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.00% -
North West median daily rate £425 £420 £431
% change year-on-year +1.19% -2.61% +25.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North 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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2,962 2,692 3,433
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 94.96% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,835 1,671 2,135
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £230 £238
90th Percentile £563 £563 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 113 87
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +15.25% -3.67%
10th Percentile £11.11 £11.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.40 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -10.53%

Unix Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Unix Systems Administrator in Manchester

Unix Systems Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unix Systems Administrator in Manchester