The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Linux Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Consultant
Rank 601 620 613
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Consultant 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.002% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £571 £675 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.37% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Linux Consultant
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
43322 47779 48205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.49% 94.87% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28576 30906 31008
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 1853 2022
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Senior Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Linux Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Linux Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Linux Consultant
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 Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 10 December 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 +7 1 £593 -12.22%
North West - 1 £550 -
Senior Linux Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Senior Linux Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
3 8 (72.73%) RHCE
3 8 (72.73%) Puppet
4 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Satellite
4 7 (63.64%) Low Latency
4 7 (63.64%) RHCSA
4 7 (63.64%) Shell Script
4 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 7 (63.64%) RHCA
4 7 (63.64%) RHCT
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
6 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
6 2 (18.18%) SIEM
6 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (18.18%) Threat Management
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Unix
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Apache
6 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) CISSP
6 2 (18.18%) Information Security
6 2 (18.18%) Nessus
6 2 (18.18%) Use Case
7 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) JIRA

Senior Linux Consultant 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Low Latency
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
2 2 (18.18%) SIEM
2 2 (18.18%) Threat Management
2 2 (18.18%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) RHCE
2 7 (63.64%) RHCA
2 7 (63.64%) RHCSA
2 7 (63.64%) RHCT
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) CISSP
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (18.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Red Hat
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) ArcSight
4 1 (9.09%) hybris
4 1 (9.09%) VMware