The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Administrator
Rank 250 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.035% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £500 -
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Linux 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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8034 8717 7813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.91% 93.76% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4854 4667 4070
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 421 454
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.28 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Senior Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Senior Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Linux Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 2 £368 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £450 -
Senior Linux Administrator
England

Senior Linux Administrator
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Linux Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning

Senior Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Linux Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Kernel Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP