The median contractor rate for a Linux Systems Administrator was £401 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 26 June 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 System Administrator
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 106 114
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 15 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.83% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 4
Median daily rate £401 £325 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.23% -12.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £369 £400
% change year-on-year +8.61% -7.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year +22.22% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1715 1852 2037
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 95.38% 94.30% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1039 1163 1282
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £273 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £504 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 100 150
Median hourly rate £22.38 £25.00 £15.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.50% +65.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Linux Systems Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Systems Administrator in Hampshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Hampshire

Linux Systems Administrator
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Southampton - 1 - -
Linux Systems Administrator
South East

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Hampshire region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Hadoop
3 15 (88.24%) Python
4 14 (82.35%) Unix
4 14 (82.35%) Cloudera
4 14 (82.35%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (82.35%) Security Hardening
4 14 (82.35%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 13 (76.47%) Ubuntu
6 12 (70.59%) Debian
7 11 (64.71%) Apache Flume
7 11 (64.71%) Oozie
7 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (64.71%) Apache Solr
7 11 (64.71%) Apache Hive
7 11 (64.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 11 (64.71%) Impala
7 11 (64.71%) HDFS
8 4 (23.53%) VMware
8 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (23.53%) Perl
9 2 (11.76%) CentOS
9 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
9 2 (11.76%) Big Data
9 2 (11.76%) DevOps
10 1 (5.88%) Hudson
10 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 1 (5.88%) Puppet
10 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (5.88%) Jenkins

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 11 (64.71%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) Hadoop
2 11 (64.71%) Apache Hive
2 11 (64.71%) Impala
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Hudson
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) Unix
3 13 (76.47%) Ubuntu
4 12 (70.59%) Debian
5 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (11.76%) CentOS
7 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 14 (82.35%) Performance Tuning
1 14 (82.35%) Security Hardening
2 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Python
2 4 (23.53%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) AWK
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Apache Flume
1 11 (64.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 11 (64.71%) HDFS
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) Oozie
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cloudera
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat