The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank - 93 -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.072% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.076% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £30.00
Linux Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
765 1312 1112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.62% 94.19% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 717 596
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £236 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 60 62
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.70 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £33.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Linux Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Linux Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Postfix
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Debian
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Postfix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) VMware