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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
London / Docklands, London
Rank 4 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Linux 12 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 25.53% 8.47% 8.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 80.00% 50.00% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Median daily rate £538 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £485 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.96%

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
15 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 31.91% 16.95% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 14
Median daily rate £550 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £485 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 8 (40.00%) Java
1 8 (40.00%) Unix
1 8 (40.00%) Python
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
1 8 (40.00%) Banking
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (30.00%) HBase
3 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) Big Data
4 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark
4 5 (25.00%) Open Source
5 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (20.00%) HDFS
5 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (20.00%) ETL
5 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Control-M
6 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) Solaris
6 3 (15.00%) Perl
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) MapReduce

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 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) DataSynapse
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Mathematica
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) NAS
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) FCoE
2 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) FTP
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.00%) Multicast
2 1 (5.00%) SSH
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (30.00%) HBase
3 5 (25.00%) Big Data
4 3 (15.00%) Apache Hive
5 2 (10.00%) Cloudera CDH
5 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (10.00%) Sqoop
6 1 (5.00%) MySQL
6 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (5.00%) Parquet
6 1 (5.00%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) EasyMock
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Mockito
General
1 8 (40.00%) Banking
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Front Office
3 2 (10.00%) German Language
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Administrator
1 3 (15.00%) Architect
1 3 (15.00%) Developer
1 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Data Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) Data Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
2 2 (10.00%) ETL Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Informatica Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Informatica Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Avro
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) Matplotlib
2 1 (5.00%) NumPy
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.00%) Pandas
2 1 (5.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (5.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Unix
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Solaris
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Open Source
2 4 (20.00%) ETL
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.00%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) SIEM
4 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
1 8 (40.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) R
5 2 (10.00%) Ruby
5 2 (10.00%) Scala
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CEH
1 2 (10.00%) CISMP
1 2 (10.00%) CISSP
1 2 (10.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) HDFS
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) NFS
3 2 (10.00%) Snort
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) KVM
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.00%) Samba
4 1 (5.00%) SRDF
4 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (15.00%) Control-M
3 2 (10.00%) BladeLogic
3 2 (10.00%) Grafana
3 2 (10.00%) Graphite
3 2 (10.00%) Nagios
4 1 (5.00%) Ansible
4 1 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (5.00%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) EMC
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Informatica
3 2 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (10.00%) SaltStack
3 2 (10.00%) Splunk
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Nokia
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.00%) Veritas