The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank - 36 26
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.32% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.34% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £27.75 -
% change year-on-year
+72.97% -
Linux Administrator
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
420 296 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.81% 94.87% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 194 138
Median daily rate £420 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Linux Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Sheffield region.

Linux Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Sheffield region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas