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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 6 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chertsey 5.00% 9.09% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.20 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+24.17% -19.46%
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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
6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chertsey 30.00% 45.45% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate £540 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Chertsey

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Chertsey

Linux
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Chertsey

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Fedora
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Multicast

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Chertsey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WLAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) Multicast
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Fedora
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware