The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Feltham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 10 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Feltham 2.33% 2.44% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£240 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
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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 Feltham region.

Operating Systems Category
Feltham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Feltham 20.93% 21.95% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 0
Average daily rate £220 £528 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +34.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Feltham

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Feltham

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Feltham

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Feltham

Linux
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Feltham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Feltham 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Feltham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Feltham 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware