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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Egham 6.67% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
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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
13 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Egham 28.89% 57.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 0
Average daily rate £425 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Egham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) RSpec
1 6 (100.00%) RubyGems
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) WATIR

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Egham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) RSpec
1 6 (100.00%) RubyGems
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) WATIR
2 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby