The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 59 66 75
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.34% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £210 £330 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £30.00
Linux Administrator
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
561 875 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.41% 96.69% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 438 402
Median daily rate £338 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £52.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +232.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Linux Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Glasgow region.

Linux Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Glasgow region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) RHEV
3 1 (20.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas File System
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Korn
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) RHEV
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas File System
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Opsware
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas