The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
South East / Surrey
Rank 76 77 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 3 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.31% 1.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 1.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 2
Median daily rate £375 £330 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -28.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+19.85% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
- -61.53%

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
898 1181 1354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 94.13% 96.09% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 788 725
Median daily rate £420 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 95 46
Median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +62.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.13 £60.62 £54.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Linux Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Linux Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Debian
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) vMotion
4 2 (33.33%) Server Building
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (33.33%) FTP
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Veritas
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) X.25
5 1 (16.67%) NFS
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (16.67%) NetBackup

Linux Systems 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) SMTP
3 1 (16.67%) SSH
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) EMC VNX
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Debian
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (16.67%) SUSE
5 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CEH
1 1 (16.67%) RHCT
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) NFS
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (16.67%) Veritas File System
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (33.33%) vMotion
3 1 (16.67%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (16.67%) Nagios
3 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Sun