The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 66 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.13% 0.71% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Linux Administrator
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
737 672 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 93.53% 95.59% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 436 326
Average daily rate £388 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 33 47
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.85% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.77 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Linux Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Swindon -7 1 £330 +10.00% 1
Linux Administrator
South West

Linux Administrator
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Linux 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) RHCE
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Linux 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
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