Period
to 20 April 2019

The median contractor rate for a Systems Administrator was £369 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

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
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 66 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - +74
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Administrator 9 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.48% 1.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £369 £269 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.21% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £263 £325
% change year-on-year +38.10% -19.23% +4.00%
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 585 944 769
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.06% 95.93% 96.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 594 439
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £213 £247 £243
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 32 29
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.63 £12.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.98% -31.08% +20.33%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.10 £10.00
90th Percentile £19.28 £39.09 £25.15
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.50 £15.33 £14.20
% change year-on-year -11.94% +7.96% -

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 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 20 April 2019. 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 +15 9 £369 +37.21% 3
Systems Administrator
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (66.67%) CentOS
4 5 (55.56%) PHP
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL
4 5 (55.56%) Docker
4 5 (55.56%) DevOps
4 5 (55.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (55.56%) Auto-Scaling
4 5 (55.56%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (44.44%) LEMP Stack
5 4 (44.44%) PHP-FPM
5 4 (44.44%) HAProxy
5 4 (44.44%) Ansible
5 4 (44.44%) nginx
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Memcached
5 4 (44.44%) Route 53
6 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (33.33%) Nagios
6 3 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) Icinga
6 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (22.22%) Publishing
8 1 (11.11%) Validation
8 1 (11.11%) LAMP
8 1 (11.11%) Scrum
8 1 (11.11%) Finance

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 4 (44.44%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (44.44%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (22.22%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (44.44%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (44.44%) Memcached
2 4 (44.44%) PHP-FPM
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Auto-Scaling
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
1 4 (44.44%) HAProxy
2 3 (33.33%) Icinga
2 3 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat