The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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 Hampshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 108 115 89
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 4 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.19% 0.12% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.13% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate £350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+27.04% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1870 1595 1706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.08% 93.49% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1099 954 815
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 163 216
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -17.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.81 £11.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 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.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Linux Administrator 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 Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) Puppet
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Cobbler
5 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (37.50%) Subversion
6 2 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (25.00%) Solaris
7 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
7 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) SELinux
7 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (12.50%) Retail
7 1 (12.50%) AIX
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
7 1 (12.50%) Python
7 1 (12.50%) RHCE
7 1 (12.50%) Veritas
7 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
7 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (12.50%) RHCT
7 1 (12.50%) SSH

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Linux Administrator 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 Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SSH
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) SELinux
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) SUSE
4 1 (12.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) RHCE
1 1 (12.50%) RHCT
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) Cobbler
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
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