The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Egham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Egham 6.90% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £34.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.14% -8.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Egham region.

Operating Systems Category
Egham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Egham 29.31% 40.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 0
Average daily rate £425 £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.80% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Egham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Egham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Egham

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Egham

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Egham

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Egham

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Egham

Linux
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Egham

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Egham region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
1 6 (85.71%) Ruby
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
1 6 (85.71%) RSpec
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) Automation Testing
2 5 (71.43%) RubyGems
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) WATIR
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 1 (14.29%) POSIX
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) SWT
4 1 (14.29%) Physics
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Image Processing
4 1 (14.29%) Parallel Processing

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Egham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Egham region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
1 6 (85.71%) RSpec
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) RubyGems
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) WATIR
4 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Ruby Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) POSIX
1 1 (14.29%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
1 6 (85.71%) Automation Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Image Processing
2 1 (14.29%) Parallel Processing
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java