The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank - 56 53
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £245 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.24% -3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
-61.53% -
Linux Systems 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
663 664 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.31% 96.51% 88.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 453 315
Average daily rate £375 £425 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 18
Average hourly rate £13.00 £26.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.94% +15.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £28.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire