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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Administrator
South East / Surrey
Rank 85 74 85
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 4 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.39% 1.64% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.70% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 3
Median daily rate £425 £330 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -36.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £295 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £352 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -61.78%

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
964 1175 1335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.87% 96.08% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 771 703
Median daily rate £403 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.42% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £230 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 98 53
Median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £60.62 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) Puppet
5 4 (33.33%) High Availability
5 4 (33.33%) Solaris
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Veritas
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Symantec
6 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) Sun
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (25.00%) NetApp
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) FTP
6 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (25.00%) NAS
6 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing

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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) FTP
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) NAS
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 2 (16.67%) SSH
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
4 1 (8.33%) SMTP
4 1 (8.33%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) HBase
1 2 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Zeppelin
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) Sqoop
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Tez
1 1 (8.33%) Kafka
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 2 (16.67%) Grid Computing
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Unix
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
4 3 (25.00%) Debian
5 2 (16.67%) CentOS
5 2 (16.67%) SUSE
6 1 (8.33%) AIX
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) High Availability
3 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (25.00%) Server Building
4 2 (16.67%) Benchmarking
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (8.33%) MapReduce
5 1 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) AWS Certification
1 1 (8.33%) CEH
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) RHCT
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) NFS
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (16.67%) Veritas File System
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Flume
4 1 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (8.33%) HDFS
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (16.67%) EMC Navisphere
3 2 (16.67%) Nagios
3 2 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (16.67%) vMotion
4 1 (8.33%) Ambari
4 1 (8.33%) Ansible
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (8.33%) Oozie
4 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Veritas
4 3 (25.00%) Brocade
4 3 (25.00%) NetApp
4 3 (25.00%) Sun
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 2 (16.67%) Teradata
6 1 (8.33%) Hortonworks
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) IBM
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Software AG
6 1 (8.33%) webMethods