The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chertsey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 4 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chertsey 10.00% 16.67% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.25%
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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 Chertsey region.

Operating Systems Category
Chertsey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chertsey 50.00% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Chertsey

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Chertsey

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Chertsey

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Chertsey

Linux
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chertsey 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) REST

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chertsey 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 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend