The table below looks at the statistics for LPIC in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LPIC over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing LPIC 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £281 - £383
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LPIC
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
559 772 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.81% 13.22% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 573 755
Median daily rate £475 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +4.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.43 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.05 £47.50 £32.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%

LPIC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing LPIC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

LPIC Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

LPIC
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LPIC across the City of London region.

LPIC Daily Rate Trend in the City of London