The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.29% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£175 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.32% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
313 349 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 89.94% 88.80% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 165 92
Average daily rate £350 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £218 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 42 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.97 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.90% +26.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.08 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux Administrator in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Linux Administrator
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle