The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Linux Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Support
Rank - 648 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Support 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.002% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Senior Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Linux Support in the job title.

Senior Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Linux Support
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Linux Support within the UK.

Senior Linux Support Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Linux Support Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Senior Linux Support 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 featuring Senior Linux Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Senior Linux Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods