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 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 418 414 412
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.045% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.014% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 -
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
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
20930 21403 21584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.91% 94.60% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15232 14772 15192
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 402 392
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 - 7 £450 - 3
Senior Linux Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
3 11 (73.33%) ITIL
3 11 (73.33%) Oracle
4 9 (60.00%) Banking
5 7 (46.67%) Migration
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
7 5 (33.33%) Python
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (26.67%) RHCA
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) RHCE
8 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (26.67%) C
8 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
8 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
8 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
8 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (26.67%) Ansible
9 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (20.00%) DevOps
9 3 (20.00%) MCITP
9 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 3 (20.00%) Database Security
9 3 (20.00%) CentOS

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 3 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) NAS
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) FTP
4 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.67%) LDAP
4 1 (6.67%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (6.67%) SSL
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (60.00%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
1 1 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) AIX
3 3 (20.00%) CentOS
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
4 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
3 4 (26.67%) Data Protection
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) Database Security
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (26.67%) C
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (26.67%) RHCA
2 4 (26.67%) RHCE
3 3 (20.00%) IBM Certification
3 3 (20.00%) MCITP
3 3 (20.00%) OCP
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (13.33%) MCSE
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Ansible
2 3 (20.00%) Puppet
3 2 (13.33%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (13.33%) Nagios
4 1 (6.67%) Cacti
4 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
1 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) BMC
3 2 (13.33%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) Veritas
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
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