Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Linux Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 18 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.

Linux Administrator
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 151 146
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Administrator 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.12% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
East Midlands median daily rate - £500 -
England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £38.50 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3018 3169 3093
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.12% 95.83% 96.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1863 1978 1860
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £225 £215
90th Percentile £550 £555 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 130 182
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.76 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.50 £28.68
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%

Linux Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Administrator in the East Midlands

Linux Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Administrator in the East Midlands

Linux Administrator
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Administrator within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 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
Northamptonshire +10 2 - -
Derbyshire -9 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Linux Administrator
England

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 East Midlands region featuring Linux Administrator in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) G Suite
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement

Linux Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) G Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat