The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems 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 £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
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
306 290 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 93.87% 95.39% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 135 97
Average daily rate £350 £340 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +18.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
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 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Linux Systems Administrator
Nottinghamshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Linux Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Linux Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region that cited Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat