The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire 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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 49 58
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.44% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -61.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
334 453 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.62% 94.77% 96.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 245 297
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £44.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £47.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Linux Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire