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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank 91 81 90
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 6 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.46% 0.47% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.49% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £438 £388 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £350 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £48.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 - -
Linux Administrator
South East

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
1236 1218 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.52% 95.31% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 660 765
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 64 81
Median hourly rate £21.25 £18.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -10.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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
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 24 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
Guildford - 2 £450 -
Redhill - 2 - - 3
Woking -1 1 £385 -9.41%
Camberley -6 1 £425 +13.33%
Linux Administrator
South East

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (74.07%) Red Hat
3 19 (70.37%) Unix
4 11 (40.74%) SAN
5 10 (37.04%) Oracle
5 10 (37.04%) Finance
5 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
5 10 (37.04%) Open Source
6 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 9 (33.33%) Ruby
6 9 (33.33%) Puppet
6 9 (33.33%) DevOps
6 9 (33.33%) DNS
6 9 (33.33%) DHCP
7 8 (29.63%) Middleware
7 8 (29.63%) Veritas
7 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
7 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
7 8 (29.63%) RSpec
7 8 (29.63%) Degree
7 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (25.93%) Solaris
8 7 (25.93%) Windows
9 6 (22.22%) EMC
9 6 (22.22%) Migration
9 6 (22.22%) Back Office
10 5 (18.52%) EMC VMAX
10 5 (18.52%) Veritas Cluster Server

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 (7.41%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.41%) TPMS
1 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) SAN
2 9 (33.33%) DHCP
2 9 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (7.41%) NAS
4 2 (7.41%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) OLTP
3 2 (7.41%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 8 (29.63%) RSpec
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
2 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
3 5 (18.52%) EMC VMAX
4 3 (11.11%) Clustering
5 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (70.37%) Unix
3 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (25.93%) Solaris
4 7 (25.93%) Windows
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) CentOS
7 1 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Open Source
2 9 (33.33%) DevOps
3 6 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) Ruby
2 4 (14.81%) Perl
3 3 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) AWK
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.70%) Korn
4 1 (3.70%) sed
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
2 4 (14.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (11.11%) GlusterFS
4 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.41%) Firmware
5 1 (3.70%) iptables
5 1 (3.70%) NFS
5 1 (3.70%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (7.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (3.70%) Ansible
5 1 (3.70%) Legato
5 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Red Hat
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle
3 8 (29.63%) Veritas
4 6 (22.22%) EMC
5 4 (14.81%) VMware
6 3 (11.11%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) Sun
7 2 (7.41%) Brocade
7 2 (7.41%) Emulex
7 2 (7.41%) Huawei
7 2 (7.41%) IBM
7 2 (7.41%) Nokia
7 2 (7.41%) StorageTek
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco
8 1 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) HP
8 1 (3.70%) Symantec