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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 409 - 420
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 23 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% - 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% - 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 - £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - -
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
21060 22365 21816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.04% 94.77% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15089 15697 14981
Median daily rate £455 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.24% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 374 411
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 - 15 £450 -
Senior Linux Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (74.07%) Red Hat
4 19 (70.37%) ITIL
5 18 (66.67%) Oracle
5 18 (66.67%) Banking
6 15 (55.56%) Migration
7 14 (51.85%) RHCE
8 13 (48.15%) RHCA
9 12 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (44.44%) DNS
9 12 (44.44%) Data Protection
9 12 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (33.33%) Python
11 6 (22.22%) Puppet
11 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
11 6 (22.22%) Apache
12 5 (18.52%) Unix
12 5 (18.52%) SQL
12 5 (18.52%) Solaris
12 5 (18.52%) SAN
12 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
12 5 (18.52%) Finance
12 5 (18.52%) Low Latency
12 5 (18.52%) DevOps
13 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
13 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
13 4 (14.81%) Ruby
13 4 (14.81%) C

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 (22.22%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.41%) JBoss
5 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 3 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) SAN
3 3 (11.11%) NAS
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) FTP
5 1 (3.70%) LDAP
5 1 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (3.70%) SSL
5 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Travis CI
General
1 18 (66.67%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) LAMP
1 1 (3.70%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (77.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Solaris
3 5 (18.52%) Unix
4 3 (11.11%) AIX
4 3 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) ITIL
2 15 (55.56%) Migration
3 12 (44.44%) Data Protection
3 12 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
4 5 (18.52%) DevOps
4 5 (18.52%) Low Latency
5 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
6 3 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Database Security
6 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.70%) Change Management
8 1 (3.70%) High Availability
8 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
8 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (18.52%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.81%) C
3 4 (14.81%) Ruby
4 3 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) RHCE
2 13 (48.15%) RHCA
3 12 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (11.11%) IBM Certification
5 3 (11.11%) MCITP
5 3 (11.11%) OCP
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (7.41%) RHCT
6 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) MCSE
7 1 (3.70%) RHCSA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) Ansible
2 3 (11.11%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (7.41%) Nagios
3 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (3.70%) Cacti
4 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Red Hat
2 18 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) BMC
3 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Sun
3 3 (11.11%) Veritas
4 2 (7.41%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco