The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 13 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.83% 12.29% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.21% 56.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 0
Median daily rate £450 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Linux
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Operating Systems Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 39 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.89% 21.79% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 4
Median daily rate £345 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Linux.

1 12 (44.44%) Banking
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) Windows
3 8 (29.63%) Unix
4 7 (25.93%) Finance
5 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 5 (18.52%) DevOps
6 5 (18.52%) SQL
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 5 (18.52%) Apache
6 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.81%) Spring
7 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
7 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
7 4 (14.81%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
7 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
7 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
8 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
8 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
8 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
8 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
8 3 (11.11%) Docker
8 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (11.11%) Scrum
8 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (11.11%) Firewall

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 5 (18.52%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) SAS
4 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
4 2 (7.41%) JBoss
5 1 (3.70%) Confluence
5 1 (3.70%) GemFire
5 1 (3.70%) MediaWiki
5 1 (3.70%) nginx
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
1 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (7.41%) SSL
2 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) BGP
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) IPsec
3 1 (3.70%) IPv6
3 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.70%) LDAP
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) OSPF
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) Skype
3 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.41%) HBase
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.70%) Base SAS
5 1 (3.70%) Big Data
5 1 (3.70%) DB2
5 1 (3.70%) Hazelcast
5 1 (3.70%) Impala
5 1 (3.70%) Infinispan
5 1 (3.70%) InfluxDB
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (3.70%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 1 (3.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) Ant
4 1 (3.70%) Hudson
4 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.70%) JBehave
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (44.44%) Banking
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Front Office
4 2 (7.41%) Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Lead Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Designer
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Grid Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Java Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) SAS Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.70%) ITSM Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) ITSM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Spring
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.41%) JAXB
3 2 (7.41%) JPA
3 2 (7.41%) JSON
3 2 (7.41%) Kafka
3 2 (7.41%) LAMP
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) SAX
3 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.70%) Drools
4 1 (3.70%) Java EE 5
4 1 (3.70%) JAX-RS
4 1 (3.70%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.70%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Unix
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
5 1 (3.70%) Debian
5 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (18.52%) DevOps
2 4 (14.81%) Matrix Organization
2 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
3 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Scrum
3 3 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Kanban
4 2 (7.41%) MVC
4 2 (7.41%) OO
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.41%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) Clojure
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) Scala
4 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCNA
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CITP
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) HDFS
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Flume
3 1 (3.70%) iptables
3 1 (3.70%) Postfix
3 1 (3.70%) Samba
3 1 (3.70%) Squid
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (3.70%) Grafana
2 1 (3.70%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.41%) Akamai
3 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.41%) Dynatrace
3 2 (7.41%) IBM
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Splunk
3 2 (7.41%) Sybase
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) CA
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.70%) Juniper
4 1 (3.70%) Perforce
4 1 (3.70%) Symantec
4 1 (3.70%) Teradata