The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
England / London
Rank 312 359 335
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 97 61 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.31% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 48 55
Median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £334
% change year-on-year
+18.51% +1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18459 19969 20051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.94% 95.10% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13205 14056 14273
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 312 347
Median hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in London

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in London

Linux Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Linux Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in London

Linux Administrator
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
City of London -6 10 £375 -14.28% 4
Croydon - 3 £468 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £425 -
Hammersmith - 2 £475 -
Southwark - 1 £425 -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 209 (100.00%) Linux
2 130 (62.20%) Red Hat
3 115 (55.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 92 (44.02%) Puppet
5 76 (36.36%) VMware
6 72 (34.45%) Perl
7 69 (33.01%) Bash Shell
8 62 (29.67%) Apache
9 55 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 53 (25.36%) Python
11 51 (24.40%) Unix
12 48 (22.97%) DNS
13 47 (22.49%) CentOS
14 44 (21.05%) Windows
15 42 (20.10%) Finance
16 38 (18.18%) PowerShell
17 36 (17.22%) Tomcat
18 35 (16.75%) Ubuntu
18 35 (16.75%) Ansible
18 35 (16.75%) Data Centre
19 34 (16.27%) Configuration Management
20 33 (15.79%) Nagios
20 33 (15.79%) PHP
21 31 (14.83%) HP
21 31 (14.83%) Banking
22 30 (14.35%) Amazon AWS
23 29 (13.88%) Solaris
24 28 (13.40%) SAN
24 28 (13.40%) Load Balancing
24 28 (13.40%) DevOps

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 62 (29.67%) Apache
2 36 (17.22%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.78%) nginx
4 8 (3.83%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.39%) IIS
6 3 (1.44%) Confluence
7 2 (0.96%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.96%) JBoss
7 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.48%) CMS
8 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.48%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (14.35%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.31%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (4.31%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.39%) Route 53
4 4 (1.91%) GitHub
4 4 (1.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.44%) IaaS
6 2 (0.96%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.48%) G Suite
7 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (22.97%) DNS
2 28 (13.40%) SAN
3 26 (12.44%) Firewall
4 22 (10.53%) LDAP
5 16 (7.66%) SSH
6 14 (6.70%) TCP/IP
6 14 (6.70%) X.509
7 13 (6.22%) NAS
8 10 (4.78%) DHCP
8 10 (4.78%) Ethernet
9 8 (3.83%) HTTP
9 8 (3.83%) SMTP
10 6 (2.87%) Internet
11 5 (2.39%) LAN
11 5 (2.39%) WAN
12 4 (1.91%) POP3
12 4 (1.91%) VLAN
12 4 (1.91%) VPN
13 3 (1.44%) IMAP
13 3 (1.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.66%) MySQL
2 9 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (2.87%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (1.91%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.44%) Big Data
5 3 (1.44%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.44%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.96%) Impala
6 2 (0.96%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (8.13%) Jenkins
2 15 (7.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.87%) JIRA
4 5 (2.39%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.91%) Subversion
6 3 (1.44%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.44%) Gradle
6 3 (1.44%) gulp
6 3 (1.44%) Selenium
7 2 (0.96%) GoCD
7 2 (0.96%) Maven
7 2 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.48%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.48%) GitLab
8 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.48%) Phabricator
General
1 42 (20.10%) Finance
2 31 (14.83%) Banking
3 10 (4.78%) Back Office
4 9 (4.31%) Law
5 7 (3.35%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.87%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.39%) Publishing
8 3 (1.44%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.96%) Games
10 1 (0.48%) Automotive
10 1 (0.48%) Electronics
10 1 (0.48%) Legal
10 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.78%) LAMP
1 10 (4.78%) Web Services
2 5 (2.39%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (1.91%) ELK Stack
3 4 (1.91%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (1.44%) Browserify
4 3 (1.44%) Node.js
5 2 (0.96%) XML
6 1 (0.48%) .NET
6 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.48%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.48%) CSS
6 1 (0.48%) Django
6 1 (0.48%) HTML
6 1 (0.48%) JSON
6 1 (0.48%) Middleware
6 1 (0.48%) Sensu
6 1 (0.48%) XHTML
6 1 (0.48%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.75%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.26%) Replication
3 10 (4.78%) Clustering
4 6 (2.87%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.91%) NHS
7 3 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.44%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.96%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.48%) Fintech
9 1 (0.48%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.48%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.48%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.48%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.48%) Symmetrix DMX
9 1 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 209 (100.00%) Linux
2 115 (55.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 51 (24.40%) Unix
4 47 (22.49%) CentOS
5 44 (21.05%) Windows
6 35 (16.75%) Ubuntu
7 29 (13.88%) Solaris
8 17 (8.13%) Windows Server
9 12 (5.74%) AIX
9 12 (5.74%) SUSE
10 8 (3.83%) Debian
10 8 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (2.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.96%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.96%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.48%) HPUX
13 1 (0.48%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.27%) Configuration Management
2 28 (13.40%) DevOps
2 28 (13.40%) Load Balancing
3 23 (11.00%) ITIL
4 21 (10.05%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (8.13%) Migration
6 15 (7.18%) Virtual Environments
7 14 (6.70%) Change Management
7 14 (6.70%) Server Building
8 12 (5.74%) High Availability
9 11 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (4.31%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (4.31%) Low Latency
10 9 (4.31%) Open Source
11 6 (2.87%) E-Commerce
11 6 (2.87%) Problem Management
12 5 (2.39%) Continuous Delivery
13 4 (1.91%) Data Protection
13 4 (1.91%) Incident Management
13 4 (1.91%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (34.45%) Perl
2 69 (33.01%) Bash Shell
3 53 (25.36%) Python
4 38 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 33 (15.79%) PHP
6 21 (10.05%) Shell Script
7 15 (7.18%) Ruby
8 14 (6.70%) SQL
9 10 (4.78%) AWK
9 10 (4.78%) sed
10 9 (4.31%) C
10 9 (4.31%) Java
11 5 (2.39%) C-shell
12 4 (1.91%) Korn
13 3 (1.44%) Bourne shell
13 3 (1.44%) SystemTap
14 2 (0.96%) VB
15 1 (0.48%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (8.61%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.66%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.78%) RHCE
4 5 (2.39%) RHCA
5 4 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.96%) IBM Certification
6 2 (0.96%) MCITP
6 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.96%) OCP
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.48%) CCNA
7 1 (0.48%) CCSA
7 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.48%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.91%) QA
System Software
1 55 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 19 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 18 (8.61%) Docker
4 17 (8.13%) Active Directory
5 12 (5.74%) NFS
6 9 (4.31%) KVM
7 7 (3.35%) RHEV
8 6 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.39%) Dovecot
9 5 (2.39%) vSphere
10 4 (1.91%) Postfix
10 4 (1.91%) VMware ESX
11 3 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (1.44%) Samba
11 3 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.96%) HDFS
12 2 (0.96%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.96%) XenServer
13 1 (0.48%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 92 (44.02%) Puppet
2 35 (16.75%) Ansible
3 33 (15.79%) Nagios
4 17 (8.13%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (5.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 9 (4.31%) Red Hat Satellite
7 8 (3.83%) Control-M
8 7 (3.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (2.39%) yum
10 4 (1.91%) HAProxy
10 4 (1.91%) Salt
10 4 (1.91%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 3 (1.44%) Cobbler
11 3 (1.44%) NetBackup
11 3 (1.44%) Oracle ZFS
12 2 (0.96%) logstash
12 2 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (0.96%) systemd
12 2 (0.96%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.96%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 130 (62.20%) Red Hat
2 76 (36.36%) VMware
3 31 (14.83%) HP
4 26 (12.44%) Oracle
5 25 (11.96%) EMC
6 24 (11.48%) Veritas
7 23 (11.00%) IBM
8 18 (8.61%) NetApp
9 13 (6.22%) Cisco
9 13 (6.22%) Sun
10 11 (5.26%) Microsoft
11 9 (4.31%) Splunk
12 7 (3.35%) 3PAR
13 5 (2.39%) Dell
14 3 (1.44%) AppDynamics
14 3 (1.44%) EXASOL
14 3 (1.44%) Sybase
14 3 (1.44%) Symantec
15 2 (0.96%) Cyber-Ark
15 2 (0.96%) New Relic
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