The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 9 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 3.70% - 4.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% - 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£214 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bromley region.

Operating Systems Category
Bromley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
7 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 12.96% 8.33% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 11
Average daily rate £166 £375 £105
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.80% +257.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £300 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Bromley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linux across the Bromley region.

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Bromley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Bromley region.

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Bromley

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) FreeBSD
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) WMI
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (33.33%) Route 53
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (33.33%) ElastiCache
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Gerrit
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) FreeBSD
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WMI
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft