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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Linux 15 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.43% 12.78% 10.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.12% 57.50% 41.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 9
Median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £365 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.04%
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
34 40 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.38% 22.22% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 19
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 14 (45.16%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 11 (35.48%) Banking
4 10 (32.26%) Finance
4 10 (32.26%) Apache
5 9 (29.03%) Unix
5 9 (29.03%) DevOps
6 7 (22.58%) Docker
6 7 (22.58%) Multithreading
6 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
6 7 (22.58%) Python
7 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (19.35%) Perl
7 6 (19.35%) SQL
8 5 (16.13%) Ansible
8 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.13%) Server Building
8 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
8 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
8 5 (16.13%) tcpdump
8 5 (16.13%) IaaS
8 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
8 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
8 5 (16.13%) Ruby
8 5 (16.13%) Wireshark
8 5 (16.13%) Front Office
9 4 (12.90%) Mainframe
9 4 (12.90%) IIS

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 10 (32.26%) Apache
2 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
2 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.90%) IIS
4 2 (6.45%) Apache Spark
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (3.23%) SAS
5 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) GitHub
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) tcpdump
1 5 (16.13%) Wireshark
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) LAN
2 2 (6.45%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (6.45%) SAN
2 2 (6.45%) SSL
2 2 (6.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) FCoE
3 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.23%) HTTP
3 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.23%) NAS
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) VLAN
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.68%) Apache Hive
2 3 (9.68%) HBase
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) Base SAS
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) DB2
4 1 (3.23%) Impala
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (3.23%) SAS EBI
4 1 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (3.23%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (3.23%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.23%) Gradle
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
4 1 (3.23%) Mockito
4 1 (3.23%) Spock
4 1 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (35.48%) Banking
2 10 (32.26%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Front Office
4 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 2 (6.45%) Prime Brokerage
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Java Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Front Office Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Lead Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) C++ Developer
5 3 (9.68%) DevOps Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) WebLogic Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) HTML
1 3 (9.68%) Spring
2 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.45%) CSS
2 2 (6.45%) JMS
2 2 (6.45%) Kafka
2 2 (6.45%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) XSLT
3 1 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (3.23%) CSS3
3 1 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) RESTful
3 1 (3.23%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Mainframe
3 3 (9.68%) Derivative
3 3 (9.68%) Equities
4 2 (6.45%) Fixed Income
4 2 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.23%) Clustering
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Credit Risk
5 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.23%) Online Banking
5 1 (3.23%) PKI
5 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Unix
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.23%) AIX
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) DevOps
2 7 (22.58%) Multithreading
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) Server Building
5 4 (12.90%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.68%) SDLC
6 3 (9.68%) TDD
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.45%) OO
7 2 (6.45%) OOD
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Java
2 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) Python
3 6 (19.35%) Perl
3 6 (19.35%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
4 5 (16.13%) Ruby
5 3 (9.68%) C++
6 2 (6.45%) Clojure
6 2 (6.45%) Scala
6 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.23%) Korn
7 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) CCNA
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) HDFS
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Flume
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) KVM
3 1 (3.23%) NFS
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.23%) Squid
3 1 (3.23%) SRDF
3 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Ansible
2 2 (6.45%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Akamai
3 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.45%) Dynatrace
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Solace
3 2 (6.45%) Sybase
3 2 (6.45%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.23%) CA
4 1 (3.23%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.23%) DataSynapse
4 1 (3.23%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.23%) NetApp
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Symantec
4 1 (3.23%) Talarian
4 1 (3.23%) Teradata