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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 11 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 18.97% 4.73% 2.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.57% 31.82% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Median daily rate £513 £500 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
14 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 24.14% 14.86% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 16
Median daily rate £500 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £594 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.46 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) Unix
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) Python
5 7 (36.84%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) Perl
6 6 (31.58%) Middleware
7 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
7 5 (26.32%) Banking
7 5 (26.32%) Ruby
8 4 (21.05%) VMware
8 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
8 4 (21.05%) Solaris
8 4 (21.05%) LDAP
8 4 (21.05%) HTTP
8 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
8 4 (21.05%) EMC
8 4 (21.05%) SAN
8 4 (21.05%) NAS
8 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
9 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.79%) Open Source
9 3 (15.79%) LiveCycle
9 3 (15.79%) High Availability
9 3 (15.79%) Splunk
9 3 (15.79%) SIEM
9 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
9 3 (15.79%) DevOps

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 (26.32%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.79%) LiveCycle
2 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) Tuxedo
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) Confluence
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
1 4 (21.05%) LDAP
1 4 (21.05%) NAS
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) VoIP
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) FCoE
4 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.26%) Multicast
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) HBase
3 1 (5.26%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Hudson
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Architect
1 5 (26.32%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) WebLogic Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Build and Configuration Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Build Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Payments Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Management Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Release and Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) Rendezvous
3 1 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Pharmacovigilance
3 2 (10.53%) AS400
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.26%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Unix
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Solaris
4 2 (10.53%) AIX
4 2 (10.53%) zOS
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) DevOps
1 3 (15.79%) High Availability
1 3 (15.79%) Information Security
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) Open Source
1 3 (15.79%) Release Management
1 3 (15.79%) SIEM
1 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) Coaching
2 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (10.53%) Dependency Management
2 2 (10.53%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
2 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Python
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) Perl
4 5 (26.32%) Ruby
5 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) COBOL
7 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CISSP
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) CEH
2 2 (10.53%) CISMP
2 2 (10.53%) GIAC
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
1 2 (10.53%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) Snort
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) NFS
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) KVM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.26%) SRDF
3 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (10.53%) Ansible
2 2 (10.53%) BladeLogic
2 2 (10.53%) Control-M
2 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.26%) Grafana
3 1 (5.26%) Graphite
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) EMC
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Adobe
3 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Splunk
3 3 (15.79%) Sybase
3 3 (15.79%) Symantec
4 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
4 2 (10.53%) Axway
4 2 (10.53%) BEA
4 2 (10.53%) CA
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.53%) Fundtech
4 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) Nokia
4 2 (10.53%) TOWER Software
5 1 (5.26%) DataSynapse