Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Linux Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Senior Linux Administrator
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 175 183
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Administrator 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.024% 0.093% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.10% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Berkshire median daily rate - £438 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.53% -
South East median daily rate - £438 £360
% change year-on-year - +21.53% +8.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3777 3964 4660
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.96% 92.19% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2008 2141 2516
Berkshire median daily rate £419 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.75% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £216
90th Percentile £588 £565 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 187 250
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.72% -32.71% +24.03%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.05 £45.00 £45.62
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

Senior Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Senior Linux Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Linux Administrator in Berkshire

Senior Linux Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Linux Administrator in Berkshire

Senior Linux Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Linux Administrator within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +8 1 - -
Senior Linux Administrator
South East

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior Linux 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 Berkshire region featuring Senior Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

Senior Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat