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 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 105 - 86
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% - 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% - 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £448 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
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
West Yorkshire

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
1418 1451 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.68% 94.96% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 999 1040 762
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £240 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 37 24
Median hourly rate £12.66 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 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 Leeds region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Nagios
4 3 (50.00%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (50.00%) Salt
4 3 (50.00%) Opsview
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (33.33%) Web Operations
5 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
5 2 (33.33%) Change Control
5 2 (33.33%) Qualys
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) Puppet
6 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (16.67%) Cacti
6 1 (16.67%) XenApp

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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Informix
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) IBM XIV
1 1 (16.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Control
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
1 2 (33.33%) Web Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Squid
2 1 (16.67%) vCloud
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (50.00%) Opsview
1 3 (50.00%) Salt
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (16.67%) Cacti
3 1 (16.67%) Grafana
3 1 (16.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Qualys
5 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp
5 1 (16.67%) Riverbed