The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 27 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.37% - 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% - 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year
- +66.66%
Linux Administrator
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
137 152 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.84% 94.41% 91.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 91 122
Median daily rate £385 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £498 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Middlesex region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (50.00%) Conflict Management
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Unix

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Conflict Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle