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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux System Administrator
Rank 136 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 5 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% - 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£400 - £283
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 - £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £297
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
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
2775 2186 1986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.81% 93.74% 93.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1888 1320 1057
Average daily rate £355 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 111 125
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 £10.00 £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 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 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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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 - 5 £400 - 1
Linux Systems Administrator
England

Linux Systems Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) EMC
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) Veritas
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (71.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (57.14%) SUSE
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 4 (57.14%) NAS
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) Sun
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (14.29%) CouchDB
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management

Linux Systems Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) CouchDB
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (14.29%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) SUSE
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Management
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Salt
2 1 (14.29%) Graphite
2 1 (14.29%) Cobbler
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) EMC
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk