Period
to 14 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Systems Administrator was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 14 December 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.

System Administrator (SysAdmin)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 75 84
Rank change year-on-year +21 +9 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 20 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.71% 0.61% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 0.65% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 1
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £288 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -42.50% +194.12%
10th Percentile £332 £264 £475
90th Percentile £403 £346 £525
East Midlands median daily rate £369 £288 £500
% change year-on-year +28.26% -42.50% +170.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Nottinghamshire with a recognized job title 701 929 929
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.99% 94.99% 95.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 611 500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £269 £275
90th Percentile £550 £563 £545
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year +3.90% -0.65% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 41 35
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.86% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £17.76 £28.50 £25.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -3.33% +11.11% +3.85%

Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Administrator in Nottinghamshire

Systems Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Administrator in Nottinghamshire

Systems Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Administrator in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Administrator in Nottinghamshire

Systems Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Administrator in Nottinghamshire

Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +23 20 £375 +30.43% 4
Systems Administrator
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 15 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (70.00%) CentOS
3 14 (70.00%) Red Hat
4 13 (65.00%) PHP
4 13 (65.00%) MySQL
4 13 (65.00%) Docker
4 13 (65.00%) Elastic Stack
5 12 (60.00%) LEMP Stack
5 12 (60.00%) DevOps
5 12 (60.00%) HAProxy
5 12 (60.00%) Ansible
5 12 (60.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 12 (60.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 12 (60.00%) PHP-FPM
5 12 (60.00%) nginx
5 12 (60.00%) Memcached
6 11 (55.00%) Bash Shell
6 11 (55.00%) Route 53
6 11 (55.00%) Icinga
6 11 (55.00%) Python
6 11 (55.00%) Nagios
6 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
8 5 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) Windows
10 2 (10.00%) Unix
10 2 (10.00%) Publishing

Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 12 (60.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (60.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 11 (55.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) Elastic Stack
2 12 (60.00%) LEMP Stack
2 12 (60.00%) Memcached
2 12 (60.00%) PHP-FPM
3 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 14 (70.00%) CentOS
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 12 (60.00%) DevOps
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) PHP
2 11 (55.00%) Bash Shell
2 11 (55.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Docker
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Ansible
1 12 (60.00%) HAProxy
2 11 (55.00%) Icinga
2 11 (55.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle