The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 105 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.058% 0.064% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.068% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £355 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - -
Linux Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1593 1475 1282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.67% 93.83% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1026 912 619
Average daily rate £363 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 50 96
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.13 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £27.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 1 - - 2
Linux Systems Administrator
Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Linux Systems Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Linux Systems Administrator in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Linux Systems Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Cobbler
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat