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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 54 53 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.20% 0.22% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.23% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £350 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 - -
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
473 428 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 93.48% 95.11% 97.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 277 195
Median daily rate £400 £330 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +8.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 30
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.38 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barnsley - 1 £350 -
Linux Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 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%) 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
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