Period
to 11 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Systems Administrator was £130 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 11 December 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.

Senior System Administrator (SysAdmin)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 - 77
Rank change year-on-year - +77 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Systems Administrator 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.12% - 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
South Yorkshire median daily rate £130 - £425
10th Percentile £115 - £383
90th Percentile £145 - £498
Yorkshire median daily rate £130 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 827 1150 991
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 94.96% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 766 683
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +3.35% +19.23%
10th Percentile £213 £232 £213
90th Percentile £588 £550 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 57 82
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.30 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.48 £34.97 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.88 £13.75 £13.60
% change year-on-year +8.18% +1.14% +0.70%

Senior Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Systems Administrator within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. 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
Doncaster - 1 £130 -
Senior Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, Senior 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Senior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere

Senior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam