The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 93 103 89
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.063% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £275 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 - -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1526 1573 1434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.22% 95.62% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 903 705
Median daily rate £388 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 84 152
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £10.44 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Linux Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Linux Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Linux Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Nottinghamshire -1 1 £275 -26.66% 1
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Linux 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 across the East Midlands region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Icinga
4 1 (25.00%) SUSE
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Fedora
4 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) RHCE
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) MySQL

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) AIX
3 2 (50.00%) CentOS
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) Fedora
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) SUSE
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Icinga
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
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