The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Linux Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Administrator
Rank - 72 -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.26% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £363 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £348 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.83% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.00 £27.75 -
% change year-on-year
+72.97% -
Linux Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
575 740 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 97.79% 96.73% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 448 431
Median daily rate £370 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 42 27
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.40 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.89% -14.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £17.95 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Linux Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Linux Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 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 Wales region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (16.67%) vSphere
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (100.00%) JBoss
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle