The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux System Administrator
Rank 56 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.59% - 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£295 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £45.00
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
635 547 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 93.80% 94.97% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 352 342
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 45
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.60 £39.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Linux Systems Administrator
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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

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago