Period
to 26 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Windows Systems Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 26 May 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.

Windows System Administrator (SysAdmin)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - +58 -
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Systems Administrator 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.21% - 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median daily rate - - -
North West median daily rate £288 £423 £360
% change year-on-year -31.99% +17.43% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £39.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Contract vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 445 632 633
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.68% 95.90% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 402 382
Merseyside median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - +8.30%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £213
90th Percentile £580 £575 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £398
% change year-on-year +3.23% -2.58% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 29
Merseyside median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% - -
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £10.28
90th Percentile £18.79 £20.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.88 £19.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year -9.47% -5.95% +16.67%

Windows Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Systems Administrator in Merseyside

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, Windows Systems Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Merseyside region featuring Windows Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Windows Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) VMware