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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 74 85 85
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.32% 0.49% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.51% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £384 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.79% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -
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
901 1182 1235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.16% 96.89% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 599 716
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 67
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £42.50 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aylesbury - 1 £300 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Perl
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) High Availability
4 5 (62.50%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (50.00%) sed
5 4 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (50.00%) Veritas File System
5 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
5 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (50.00%) Clustering
5 4 (50.00%) AWK
5 4 (50.00%) Migration
5 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (50.00%) SLA
5 4 (50.00%) IBM
5 4 (50.00%) Unix
5 4 (50.00%) AIX
5 4 (50.00%) EMC
5 4 (50.00%) Change Management
5 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (50.00%) SAN
5 4 (50.00%) Veritas
5 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (50.00%) HACMP
5 4 (50.00%) Shell Script

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 (37.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) Broadband
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (50.00%) HACMP
2 3 (37.50%) LPAR
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Debian
3 3 (37.50%) VMS
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) High Availability
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Storage Virtualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) AWK
2 4 (50.00%) sed
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas File System
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (37.50%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) OVSD
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (50.00%) EMC
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) Symantec
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft