The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank - 49 33
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.23% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.25% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £350 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -
Linux Administrator
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 South Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
415 406 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.89% 94.64% 98.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 235 175
Median daily rate £400 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 31
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.46 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.16% -32.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £7.19 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Linux Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 6 (100.00%) SUSE
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) SUSE
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas