The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank - 64 64
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.77% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.80% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 7
Median daily rate - £325 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
Linux Administrator
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
866 873 822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 94.85% 95.41% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 654 587
Median daily rate £375 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 42 27
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £35.60 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Linux Administrator in the job title.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Bristol region.

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Linux Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Bristol region.

Linux Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Linux 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 Bristol region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas
1 1 (33.33%) VMware