The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Linux Systems Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux System Administrator
England / Yorkshire
Rank 117 131 124
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.036% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.038% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £380 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £380 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £380 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 £37.63
% change year-on-year
- -60.13%

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
2095 2653 2361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.19% 95.02% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1357 1688 1559
Median daily rate £375 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 116 119
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.50 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% +15.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Linux Systems Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

Linux Systems Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Linux Systems Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Linux Systems Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 3 £400 - 2
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Linux Systems Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
5 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) CentOS
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) VMware GSX
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) AIX
5 1 (20.00%) HPUX
5 1 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) Python

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) CloudStack
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) HPUX
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
1 1 (20.00%) vCloud
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware GSX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
1 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk