The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 413 445 436
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 24 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Linux Administrator
England

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
21551 22395 23085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.71% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15332 15718 15678
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 329 439
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Senior Linux Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior 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 Senior Linux Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
City of London - 17 £450 - 3
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Senior 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 Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (85.29%) Red Hat
3 28 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (61.76%) Banking
5 20 (58.82%) ITIL
6 18 (52.94%) Oracle
7 17 (50.00%) Migration
8 16 (47.06%) RHCE
9 15 (44.12%) DNS
9 15 (44.12%) RHCA
9 15 (44.12%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (41.18%) Data Protection
10 14 (41.18%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (32.35%) Puppet
12 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Satellite
12 6 (17.65%) Low Latency
12 6 (17.65%) Python
12 6 (17.65%) Unix
12 6 (17.65%) Apache
13 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
13 5 (14.71%) Solaris
13 5 (14.71%) Perl
13 5 (14.71%) SAN
13 5 (14.71%) Finance
13 5 (14.71%) Ansible
13 5 (14.71%) Load Balancing
14 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
14 4 (11.76%) ITRS Geneos
14 4 (11.76%) 3PAR
14 4 (11.76%) DevOps

Senior 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 6 (17.65%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon S3
2 3 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) DNS
2 5 (14.71%) SAN
3 3 (8.82%) NAS
4 1 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) SSH
4 1 (2.94%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (61.76%) Banking
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Replication
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (17.65%) Unix
4 5 (14.71%) Solaris
5 3 (8.82%) AIX
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) ITIL
2 17 (50.00%) Migration
3 15 (44.12%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (41.18%) Data Protection
5 6 (17.65%) Low Latency
6 5 (14.71%) Load Balancing
7 4 (11.76%) DevOps
8 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
8 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (8.82%) Database Security
8 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.94%) High Availability
9 1 (2.94%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Python
2 5 (14.71%) Perl
3 4 (11.76%) C
3 4 (11.76%) Ruby
3 4 (11.76%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.82%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) AWK
6 1 (2.94%) sed
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) RHCE
2 15 (44.12%) RHCA
3 14 (41.18%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (8.82%) IBM Certification
4 3 (8.82%) MCITP
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.82%) OCP
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (5.88%) RHCT
6 1 (2.94%) RHCSA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Puppet
2 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (14.71%) Ansible
4 4 (11.76%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (8.82%) Nagios
6 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Red Hat
2 18 (52.94%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) 3PAR
3 4 (11.76%) IBM
3 4 (11.76%) NetApp
4 3 (8.82%) BMC
4 3 (8.82%) HP
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) Sun
4 3 (8.82%) Veritas
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £600 per day Negotiable rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £425.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago