The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Administrator
Rank 135 - 108
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 5 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% - 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
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£400 - £270
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 - £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2745 2204 1998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.83% 93.83% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1862 1336 1064
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 115 123
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £9.11 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Linux Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Linux Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Linux Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux Administrator across the Yorkshire region.

Linux Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
South Yorkshire - 5 £400 - 2
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) SUSE
2 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) EMC
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) Veritas
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 5 (45.45%) IBM
3 5 (45.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 5 (45.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (36.36%) NAS
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) AIX
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
6 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
6 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) Puppet
6 2 (18.18%) F5
6 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Replication

Linux Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (9.09%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) SUSE
2 6 (54.55%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) AIX
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) zOS
6 1 (9.09%) CentOS
6 1 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
1 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (45.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Salt
2 1 (9.09%) Graphite
2 1 (9.09%) Cobbler
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) HP
1 5 (45.45%) EMC
1 5 (45.45%) Veritas
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
1 5 (45.45%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk
3 1 (9.09%) Sun
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