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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 12.96% 4.67% 3.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.33% 33.33% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Median daily rate £460 £550 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.36% -15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
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
12 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 22.22% 14.02% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 21
Median daily rate £460 £525 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.38% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £639 £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.46 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 (83.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Unix
3 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (41.67%) Middleware
4 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) LDAP
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Perl
5 3 (25.00%) Solaris
5 3 (25.00%) HTTP
5 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 3 (25.00%) Adobe
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (25.00%) Release Management
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (25.00%) Pharmacovigilance
5 3 (25.00%) LiveCycle
5 3 (25.00%) High Availability
5 3 (25.00%) Relational Database

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 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (25.00%) LiveCycle
3 2 (16.67%) JBoss
3 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LDAP
2 3 (25.00%) HTTP
2 3 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) NAS
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Hudson
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) WebLogic Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Build and Configuration Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Build Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Management Architect
4 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Release Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Pharmacovigilance
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (8.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DevOps
1 3 (25.00%) High Availability
1 3 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
2 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (16.67%) Ansible
2 2 (16.67%) BladeLogic
2 2 (16.67%) Control-M
2 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) Grafana
3 1 (8.33%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe
2 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
2 3 (25.00%) Symantec
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 2 (16.67%) Axway
3 2 (16.67%) BEA
3 2 (16.67%) CA
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) EMC
3 2 (16.67%) Nokia
3 2 (16.67%) Sybase
4 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam