The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wiltshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Administrator
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.56% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
626 429 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 90.33% 94.08% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 300 361
Average daily rate £371 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.20% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 53
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.73 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.87% -42.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.44 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Linux Administrator
South West

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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec