The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Nottingham region.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.31% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
307 289 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 93.88% 95.07% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 135 97
Average daily rate £350 £338 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 35 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £9.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £28.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Linux Administrator
Nottinghamshire

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux Administrator in the job title across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Linux Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Rackspace