The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
South East / Surrey
Rank 69 70 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 6 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.65% 1.84% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.91% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 1
Median daily rate £375 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -22.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £338 £333
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £37.63
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -60.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
874 1154 1325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.98% 96.57% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 764 717
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 70 51
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £56.12 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Linux Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Linux Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Woking -10 2 £365 +8.14%
Epsom - 1 - -
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Surrey region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
4 4 (36.36%) Puppet
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) Open Source
5 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (27.27%) High Availability
5 3 (27.27%) Solaris
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Veritas
6 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 2 (18.18%) Symantec
6 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) SUSE

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) FTP
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
3 1 (9.09%) SSH
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) HBase
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Zeppelin
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (9.09%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Tez
1 1 (9.09%) Kafka
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (18.18%) Grid Computing
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) DataPower
2 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Solaris
5 2 (18.18%) CentOS
5 2 (18.18%) Debian
5 2 (18.18%) SUSE
6 1 (9.09%) AIX
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Server Building
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (9.09%) MapReduce
4 1 (9.09%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
1 1 (9.09%) CEH
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) RHCT
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Flume
3 1 (9.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (9.09%) HDFS
3 1 (9.09%) NFS
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas File System
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) Ambari
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (9.09%) Nagios
3 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 1 (9.09%) Oozie
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (9.09%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Veritas
4 2 (18.18%) Brocade
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Sun
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Teradata
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Software AG
5 1 (9.09%) webMethods