The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 9 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Linux 11 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 21.57% 9.41% 9.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 84.62% 57.14% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 10
Median daily rate £575 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £435 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £609 £600
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 £38.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +3.40%
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 Docklands, London region.

Operating Systems Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 25.49% 16.47% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 25
Median daily rate £575 £505 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.86% +12.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £375 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 10 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Linux.

1 10 (45.45%) Java
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Python
3 8 (36.36%) Unix
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle
4 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
4 7 (31.82%) HBase
5 6 (27.27%) Open Source
5 6 (27.27%) NAS
5 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) SAN
5 6 (27.27%) Banking
6 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
6 5 (22.73%) Information Security
6 5 (22.73%) CISSP
6 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (22.73%) Apache Spark
7 4 (18.18%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (18.18%) HDFS
7 4 (18.18%) Big Data
7 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (18.18%) EMC
7 4 (18.18%) IBM
7 4 (18.18%) NFS
7 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
7 4 (18.18%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) XSLT
7 4 (18.18%) ITIL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, 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 5 (22.73%) Apache Spark
2 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.64%) Apache
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) JBoss
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) NAS
1 6 (27.27%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) FCoE
3 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 2 (9.09%) Kerberos
3 2 (9.09%) Multicast
3 2 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) LDAP
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
1 7 (31.82%) HBase
2 4 (18.18%) Big Data
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) Apache Hive
4 2 (9.09%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.09%) Sqoop
5 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (4.55%) Parquet
5 1 (4.55%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) EasyMock
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
1 1 (4.55%) Mockito
1 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Administrator
1 4 (18.18%) Architect
1 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Data Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Data Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Project Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) SAN Storage Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) XML
1 4 (18.18%) XSLT
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) Middleware
3 2 (9.09%) Rendezvous
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) Java RMI
4 1 (4.55%) JMS
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) Matplotlib
4 1 (4.55%) MDX
4 1 (4.55%) Node.js
4 1 (4.55%) NumPy
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Swing
4 1 (4.55%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.55%) Equities
1 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
1 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (4.55%) Grid Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (18.18%) Solaris
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) SUSE
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Open Source
2 5 (22.73%) Information Security
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) MapReduce
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) SIEM
4 3 (13.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (9.09%) Benchmarking
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.09%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) Python
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) R
5 2 (9.09%) Scala
6 1 (4.55%) AWK
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) Korn
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) CISSP
2 2 (9.09%) CEH
2 2 (9.09%) CISM
2 2 (9.09%) CISMP
2 2 (9.09%) GIAC
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) HDFS
1 4 (18.18%) NFS
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Snort
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) KVM
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (9.09%) SRDF
3 2 (9.09%) Xen
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (9.09%) Grafana
2 2 (9.09%) Graphite
2 2 (9.09%) Nagios
3 1 (4.55%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.55%) Control-M
3 1 (4.55%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) EMC
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Cloudera
3 3 (13.64%) NetApp
3 3 (13.64%) Splunk
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) DataSynapse
4 2 (9.09%) Intel
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) SaltStack
4 2 (9.09%) Sybase
4 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.55%) Axway
5 1 (4.55%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) GoldenSource
5 1 (4.55%) Teradata