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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
South East / Hampshire
Rank 99 110 123
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 7 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.39% 0.36% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.38% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Median daily rate £325 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.68% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £318 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -61.78%

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
1659 1830 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.63% 94.87% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1041 1178 1059
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 84 112
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 February 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
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (60.00%) Apache
5 8 (53.33%) VMware
6 7 (46.67%) Python
6 7 (46.67%) Puppet
7 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Satellite
7 6 (40.00%) JBoss
8 5 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (33.33%) HP
8 5 (33.33%) SAN
8 5 (33.33%) Veritas
8 5 (33.33%) Smart Meter
8 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
8 5 (33.33%) vSphere
8 5 (33.33%) Clustering
8 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
8 5 (33.33%) Korn
8 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 4 (26.67%) Big Data
9 4 (26.67%) RHCSA
9 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
9 4 (26.67%) Unix
10 3 (20.00%) Java
10 3 (20.00%) CentOS
10 3 (20.00%) DevOps
10 3 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 3 (20.00%) Security Hardening
10 3 (20.00%) Hudson

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 (60.00%) Apache
2 6 (40.00%) JBoss
3 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 4 (26.67%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (13.33%) Impala
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Hudson
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
1 5 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 4 (26.67%) Unix
5 3 (20.00%) CentOS
6 2 (13.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 3 (20.00%) DevOps
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (20.00%) Security Hardening
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (33.33%) Korn
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Flume
2 2 (13.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (13.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Puppet
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Ansible
4 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (13.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) Veritas
4 2 (13.33%) Cloudera