The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Epsom 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
Surrey / Epsom
Rank 2 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 10 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 50.00% 13.89% 18.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 58.82% 41.67% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £303 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Epsom region.

Operating Systems Category
Epsom
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
17 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Epsom 85.00% 33.33% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Median daily rate £281 £190 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.02% -45.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £180 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £225 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
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 Epsom

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Epsom region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

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 Epsom region with a requirement for Linux.

1 18 (100.00%) Solaris
1 18 (100.00%) Sun
1 18 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 17 (94.44%) SAN
2 17 (94.44%) Veritas
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle
2 17 (94.44%) Unix
2 17 (94.44%) NAS
2 17 (94.44%) Enterprise Storage
3 16 (88.89%) High Availability
4 15 (83.33%) Veritas File System
4 15 (83.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 15 (83.33%) Service Delivery
5 14 (77.78%) NetBackup
5 14 (77.78%) Symantec
6 13 (72.22%) Change Management
6 13 (72.22%) Finance
6 13 (72.22%) Legal
6 13 (72.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (72.22%) Change Control
6 13 (72.22%) Problem Management
7 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (27.78%) NetApp
8 4 (22.22%) Brocade
9 3 (16.67%) FTP
9 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (16.67%) SSH
10 2 (11.11%) NFS
10 2 (11.11%) Nagios
10 2 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom 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 1 (5.56%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) NAS
1 17 (94.44%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) FTP
2 3 (16.67%) SSH
3 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
1 13 (72.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Administrator
2 17 (94.44%) Storage Administrator
3 15 (83.33%) Unix Administrator
4 13 (72.22%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 13 (72.22%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (72.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 6 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (16.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 17 (94.44%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.56%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Solaris
2 17 (94.44%) Unix
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) High Availability
2 15 (83.33%) Service Delivery
3 13 (72.22%) Change Control
3 13 (72.22%) Change Management
3 13 (72.22%) Problem Management
4 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.56%) Fault Management
6 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 15 (83.33%) Veritas File System
2 2 (11.11%) NFS
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (77.78%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.11%) Nagios
2 2 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (5.56%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp OnCommand
3 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 18 (100.00%) Sun
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle
2 17 (94.44%) Veritas
3 14 (77.78%) Symantec
4 5 (27.78%) NetApp
5 4 (22.22%) Brocade
6 2 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (5.56%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) VMware
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago