The median contractor rate for a Linux Systems Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 - 74
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Systems Administrator 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.27% - 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 725 633 811
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 96.54% 96.64% 97.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 338 448
Median daily rate £395 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 21
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.40 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £15.25 £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 Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Milton Keynes

Linux Systems Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Systems Administrator in Milton Keynes

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

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 Milton Keynes region featuring Linux Systems Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) VMS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) OVSD
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

Linux Systems Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) OVSD
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat