The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux System Administrator
Rank 428 430 437
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Systems Administrator 12 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.017% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.018% 0.004%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 1
Median daily rate £438 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £500 £331
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +50.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Linux Systems 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
21746 21911 23265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 94.98% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15443 15462 16112
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 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 348 444
Median hourly rate £17.17 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.91% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £39.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator across the London region.

Senior Linux Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 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 +20 7 £450 +9.09% 1
Senior Linux Systems Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Senior Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
4 10 (66.67%) Puppet
5 8 (53.33%) Apache
6 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
6 7 (46.67%) Perl
6 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
7 5 (33.33%) PHP
7 5 (33.33%) Python
7 5 (33.33%) Nagios
7 5 (33.33%) Ansible
7 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
8 4 (26.67%) VMware
8 4 (26.67%) NetApp
8 4 (26.67%) Unix
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (26.67%) Ruby
8 4 (26.67%) 3PAR
8 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
9 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (20.00%) Amazon S3
9 3 (20.00%) sed
9 3 (20.00%) SSH
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) Solaris
9 3 (20.00%) WebLogic

Senior Linux Systems 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 8 (53.33%) Apache
2 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SSH
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Unix
4 3 (20.00%) Solaris
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) AIX
6 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Low Latency
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Server Building
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Perl
2 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (33.33%) PHP
2 5 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (26.67%) Ruby
4 3 (20.00%) AWK
4 3 (20.00%) sed
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) Ansible
2 5 (33.33%) Nagios
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (13.33%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (26.67%) 3PAR
2 4 (26.67%) NetApp
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) BMC
3 2 (13.33%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) Veritas
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