The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Linux Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Linux Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Linux Consultant
Rank 565 527 -
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Consultant 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.005% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.005% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £450 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48348 40743 51574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.77% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29873 23952 29018
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1966 2112 2464
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.13 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Senior Linux Consultant
UK

Senior Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average Daily Rate
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Senior Linux Consultant
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Senior Linux Consultant
Top 17 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Linux Consultant 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 Senior Linux Consultant in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) BMC

Senior Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Linux Consultant 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 Senior Linux Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) BMC