The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Senior Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Linux Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 151 - 189
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% - 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% - 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £429 - £613
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 - £583
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £643
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £418
% change year-on-year
- +19.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2798 3003 4907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.88% 95.67% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2222 2369 3765
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £602
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 74
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.98% +11.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Linux Engineer
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 Senior Linux Engineer across the City of London region.

Senior Linux Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Senior Linux Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) High Availability
4 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) HP

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Arista
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) SaltStack
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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