The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds 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 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
Rank 82 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.28% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.29% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £475
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 £37.63
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -60.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1032 1372 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.38% 95.01% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 926 740
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 28
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.26 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Linux Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leeds region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Splunk
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Server
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (14.29%) Grafana
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) QRadar
4 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (14.29%) VMware GSX
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) vCloud
4 1 (14.29%) CloudStack

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (14.29%) CloudStack
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) HPUX
4 1 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Server
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) vCloud
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) VMware GSX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Grafana
2 1 (14.29%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft