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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 107 - 100
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.061% - 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% - 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
1587 1561 1515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.07% 96.36% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1026 933 779
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 £240 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 102 109
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £16.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 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
Derbyshire - 1 £550 -
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Icinga
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) PagerDuty
3 1 (33.33%) Slack
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Icinga
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) PagerDuty