The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Systems 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 Systems Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux System Administrator
Rank 143 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.078% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.082% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £403 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.50% -
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
England

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
2758 2433 2172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 94.91% 94.85% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1799 1596 1267
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 121 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £28.40
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 Yorkshire

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 - 3 £403 - 3
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Veritas
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) SUSE
3 3 (37.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) KVM
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) nginx
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 2 (25.00%) Varnish
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) DNS

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) nginx
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) Jetty
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) IMAP
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) OpenVPN
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
3 1 (12.50%) SNMP
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Couchbase
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JConsole
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) JProfiler
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) VisualVM
1 1 (12.50%) YourKit
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (12.50%) Java EE
1 1 (12.50%) JMS
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
1 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (12.50%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Solaris
2 3 (37.50%) SUSE
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Debian
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Memory Management
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 3 (37.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (25.00%) KVM
2 2 (25.00%) Varnish
3 1 (12.50%) Docker
3 1 (12.50%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) NFS
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Cacti
2 1 (12.50%) Cobbler
2 1 (12.50%) logstash
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) EMC
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Veritas
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) SaltStack
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago