The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 109 123 104
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.21% 0.098% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.11% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate £400 £268 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.53% -46.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £327 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -8.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
-61.53% -
Linux Systems 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
1775 1881 1652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.77% 91.71% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1152 1040 885
Average daily rate £380 £368 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 118 105
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.70 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.17% -25.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gosport - 2 £400 -
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) HPUX
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) SSH
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) HPUX
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Release Management
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle