The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
South East / Hampshire
Rank 104 112 119
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.23% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.35% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £290 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £339 £340
% change year-on-year
+15.12% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -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 Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1589 1738 1844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 91.85% 94.82% 91.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1000 1104 1003
Median daily rate £400 £385 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £505 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 96 119
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.70 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% +11.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Linux Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Linux Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Havant -2 1 - -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Hampshire region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
3 11 (84.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
4 9 (69.23%) Apache
5 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
5 6 (46.15%) Puppet
5 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Satellite
5 6 (46.15%) JBoss
6 5 (38.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (38.46%) HP
6 5 (38.46%) SAN
6 5 (38.46%) Veritas
6 5 (38.46%) Clustering
6 5 (38.46%) Korn
6 5 (38.46%) Smart Meter
6 5 (38.46%) vSphere
7 4 (30.77%) RHCSA
7 4 (30.77%) Java
7 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
7 4 (30.77%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) CentOS
9 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
9 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
9 2 (15.38%) Big Data
9 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
9 2 (15.38%) Hudson
9 2 (15.38%) Change Control
9 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (15.38%) Ansible

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 9 (69.23%) Apache
2 6 (46.15%) JBoss
3 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Hudson
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
1 5 (38.46%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
4 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Change Control
1 2 (15.38%) DevOps
1 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Change Management
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
2 5 (38.46%) Korn
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) RHCSA
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Puppet
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (38.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Ansible
3 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) Veritas
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
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