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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 91 83 93
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.31% 0.47% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.49% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Median daily rate £438 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 - -
Linux Systems 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
1250 1216 1305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.35% 95.15% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 817 668 738
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 83 59 79
Median hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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
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 Systems Administrator within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 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 -
Woking -1 1 £385 -9.41%
Camberley -5 1 £425 +13.33%
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Red Hat
3 12 (66.67%) Unix
4 10 (55.56%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) SAN
6 7 (38.89%) DNS
6 7 (38.89%) DHCP
6 7 (38.89%) Ruby
6 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
6 7 (38.89%) Puppet
6 7 (38.89%) DevOps
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (33.33%) RSpec
7 6 (33.33%) Open Source
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle
7 6 (33.33%) Middleware
8 5 (27.78%) Veritas
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
9 4 (22.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (22.22%) Migration

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) TPMS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) SAN
2 7 (38.89%) DHCP
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) RSpec
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Unix
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) Solaris
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) Open Source
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Change Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Ruby
2 4 (22.22%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) AWK
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) Bourne shell
4 1 (5.56%) Korn
4 1 (5.56%) sed
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 4 (22.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (11.11%) Firmware
4 1 (5.56%) iptables
4 1 (5.56%) NFS
4 1 (5.56%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Legato
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Red Hat
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) Veritas
4 4 (22.22%) EMC
5 3 (16.67%) NetApp
6 2 (11.11%) Emulex
6 2 (11.11%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) VMware
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) Dell
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Sun
7 1 (5.56%) Symantec