The median contractor rate for a Junior Systems Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 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.

Junior System Administrator
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 644 640
Contract jobs requiring a Junior Systems Administrator 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.002% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44408 51163 53304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.74% 94.88% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28718 33369 33474
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1506 2056
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Junior Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Junior Systems Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Systems Administrator in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior Systems Administrator in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior Systems Administrator in the UK

Junior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Junior 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 featuring Junior Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Junior Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco