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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 108 112 112
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 8 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.41% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Median daily rate £325 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.56% +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £384 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.79% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -
Linux Administrator
South East

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
1836 2023 1957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.15% 94.98% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1151 1279 1117
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 150 116
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Basingstoke - 2 £325 -
Eastleigh - 2 £304 -
Fareham - 1 £313 -
Winchester - 1 £450 -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hampshire region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
4 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) AIX
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) CentOS
5 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 3 (18.75%) Puppet
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
6 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (12.50%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (12.50%) Spring
6 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) DVB
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) POSIX
2 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) DTV
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
2 1 (6.25%) MPEG
2 1 (6.25%) STB
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) AIX
5 3 (18.75%) CentOS
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) HPUX
6 2 (12.50%) Solaris
7 1 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C++
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Sun