The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 595 636 598
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 26 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Linux Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47210 49030 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.82% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31067 31698 28896
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1405 1831 1932
Median hourly rate £17.10 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.01% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Senior Linux Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Linux Administrator
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
London - 22 £450 - 7
South West - 3 £425 -
South East - 1 £475 -
Senior Linux Administrator
UK

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 24 (68.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (54.29%) ITIL
5 18 (51.43%) Oracle
5 18 (51.43%) Banking
6 17 (48.57%) Migration
7 14 (40.00%) RHCE
8 13 (37.14%) RHCA
8 13 (37.14%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (34.29%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (34.29%) Python
9 12 (34.29%) DNS
9 12 (34.29%) Data Protection
10 11 (31.43%) Puppet
11 10 (28.57%) Unix
12 7 (20.00%) SQL
12 7 (20.00%) Solaris
12 7 (20.00%) SAN
12 7 (20.00%) Finance
13 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
13 6 (17.14%) DevOps
14 5 (14.29%) Ansible
14 5 (14.29%) Low Latency
14 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
14 5 (14.29%) NAS
14 5 (14.29%) Ruby
14 5 (14.29%) Veritas
14 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
14 5 (14.29%) Apache

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 5 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.71%) JBoss
3 2 (5.71%) TPMS
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon S3
2 4 (11.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.71%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.86%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) DNS
2 7 (20.00%) SAN
3 5 (14.29%) NAS
4 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) FTP
5 1 (2.86%) SSL
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) MarkLogic
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.86%) GitLab
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (51.43%) Banking
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) ELK Stack
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) LAMP
1 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Replication
2 2 (5.71%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (28.57%) Unix
4 7 (20.00%) Solaris
5 4 (11.43%) CentOS
6 3 (8.57%) AIX
7 1 (2.86%) Windows
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) ITIL
2 17 (48.57%) Migration
3 13 (37.14%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (34.29%) Data Protection
5 6 (17.14%) DevOps
6 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 5 (14.29%) Low Latency
7 4 (11.43%) Capacity Management
8 3 (8.57%) Change Management
8 3 (8.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (8.57%) Database Security
8 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
8 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.86%) High Availability
10 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Python
2 7 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) Ruby
4 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.43%) C
5 3 (8.57%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) RHCE
2 13 (37.14%) RHCA
3 12 (34.29%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.57%) IBM Certification
5 3 (8.57%) MCITP
5 3 (8.57%) OCP
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) RHCT
6 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) MCSE
7 1 (2.86%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.71%) Firmware
2 2 (5.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (5.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Docker
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) Puppet
2 5 (14.29%) Ansible
3 3 (8.57%) ITRS Geneos
3 3 (8.57%) Nagios
4 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.86%) Cacti
5 1 (2.86%) Kibana
5 1 (2.86%) logstash
5 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.86%) Packer
5 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 18 (51.43%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) Veritas
4 3 (8.57%) BMC
4 3 (8.57%) EMC
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) Sun
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) Emulex
5 2 (5.71%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) NetApp
5 2 (5.71%) VMware
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