The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Bromley region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 15 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 7.69% 4.30% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.45% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate £575 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £355
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -
Operating Systems Category
Bromley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 16.92% 12.90% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 7
Average daily rate £550 £105 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+423.80% -47.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Linux
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Middleware
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) EMC
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) zOS
3 4 (50.00%) Intranet
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) iSeries
3 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) CentOS
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Clustering
6 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Intranet
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (50.00%) iSeries
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) zOS
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) EMC
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
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