The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 4 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Contract jobs citing Linux 12 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 13.64% 1.94% 6.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.15% 7.89% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 8
Median daily rate £414 £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% -12.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £352
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Linux
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
26 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 29.55% 24.52% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 17
Median daily rate £400 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £275 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% -7.35%
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 Guildford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 29 (49.15%) Windows
2 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
3 18 (30.51%) ITIL
4 17 (28.81%) SAN
4 17 (28.81%) Hyper-V
5 16 (27.12%) Unix
6 15 (25.42%) C++
6 15 (25.42%) SQL
6 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
6 15 (25.42%) Telecoms
6 15 (25.42%) Clustering
6 15 (25.42%) Windows Server
7 14 (23.73%) Failover Clustering
7 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (22.03%) CommVault
8 13 (22.03%) SLA
8 13 (22.03%) Data Centre
9 12 (20.34%) Dell Compellent
9 12 (20.34%) Simpana
9 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
9 12 (20.34%) Subversion
9 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (18.64%) VMware
11 10 (16.95%) High Availability
11 10 (16.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 10 (16.95%) STL
11 10 (16.95%) OO
11 10 (16.95%) Trac
12 9 (15.25%) Cross-Platform Development
13 8 (13.56%) Diameter Protocol

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 3 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.39%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) SAS
2 2 (3.39%) TPMS
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.69%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (1.69%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.81%) SAN
2 8 (13.56%) Diameter Protocol
2 8 (13.56%) GSM
2 8 (13.56%) LTE
2 8 (13.56%) RANAP
2 8 (13.56%) RTP
2 8 (13.56%) UMTS
2 8 (13.56%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (10.17%) Firewall
4 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.78%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (5.08%) DNS
6 3 (5.08%) NAS
7 2 (3.39%) DHCP
7 2 (3.39%) FTP
7 2 (3.39%) HTTP
7 2 (3.39%) Internet
7 2 (3.39%) PuTTY
7 2 (3.39%) SMTP
7 2 (3.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.08%) Big Data
3 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.08%) MySQL
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.39%) Sybase IQ
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.69%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.69%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Subversion
2 10 (16.95%) Trac
3 2 (3.39%) GCC
3 2 (3.39%) GDB
4 1 (1.69%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.69%) Metasploit
4 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
General
1 15 (25.42%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Automotive
4 1 (1.69%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Developer
2 10 (16.95%) Software Engineer
3 8 (13.56%) Architect
4 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (10.17%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Citrix Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Backup Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.08%) DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Embedded Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Unix Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.95%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 10 (16.95%) STL
2 3 (5.08%) HTML
2 3 (5.08%) HTML5
2 3 (5.08%) J2EE
2 3 (5.08%) Java SE
3 2 (3.39%) Ajax
3 2 (3.39%) CSS
3 2 (3.39%) CSS3
3 2 (3.39%) jQuery
3 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.39%) SOAP
3 2 (3.39%) Swing
4 1 (1.69%) Akka
4 1 (1.69%) Kafka
4 1 (1.69%) Play Framework
4 1 (1.69%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.69%) spray
4 1 (1.69%) Web Services
4 1 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Clustering
2 13 (22.03%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.78%) Virtual Team
4 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (3.39%) iPad
5 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.39%) Replication
6 1 (1.69%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.69%) PKI
6 1 (1.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 29 (49.15%) Windows
2 16 (27.12%) Unix
3 15 (25.42%) Windows Server
4 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.47%) Solaris
7 4 (6.78%) Apple iOS
7 4 (6.78%) CentOS
8 3 (5.08%) AIX
8 3 (5.08%) Debian
9 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.69%) CoreOS
10 1 (1.69%) MVS
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) ITIL
2 12 (20.34%) Software Engineering
3 10 (16.95%) High Availability
3 10 (16.95%) OO
4 9 (15.25%) Cross-Platform Development
5 8 (13.56%) Change Management
6 6 (10.17%) Data Centre Operations
6 6 (10.17%) Project Management
7 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (6.78%) Migration
7 4 (6.78%) Network Management
7 4 (6.78%) SOA
8 3 (5.08%) Analytics
8 3 (5.08%) DevOps
8 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.08%) MapReduce
8 3 (5.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) C++
1 15 (25.42%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) Java
2 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.47%) C
3 5 (8.47%) Perl
4 4 (6.78%) Python
5 3 (5.08%) PHP
5 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.39%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.39%) Korn
6 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.69%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) MCITP
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.39%) CISSP
3 2 (3.39%) ISEB
3 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.39%) PMP
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) SLA
2 3 (5.08%) QA
3 2 (3.39%) DO-178B
3 2 (3.39%) MISRA
4 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (28.81%) Hyper-V
2 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.86%) XenApp
3 7 (11.86%) XenDesktop
4 4 (6.78%) Terminal Server
4 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.08%) Firmware
5 3 (5.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.69%) Docker
7 1 (1.69%) Veritas File System
7 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.69%) vSphere
7 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Failover Clustering
2 12 (20.34%) Simpana
3 4 (6.78%) Puppet
3 4 (6.78%) SCVMM
3 4 (6.78%) Zenoss
4 3 (5.08%) Legato
4 3 (5.08%) SCCM
5 2 (3.39%) Ansible
5 2 (3.39%) Foglight
5 2 (3.39%) Nagios
5 2 (3.39%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.69%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.69%) Mesos
6 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.03%) CommVault
3 12 (20.34%) Dell Compellent
4 11 (18.64%) VMware
5 7 (11.86%) Citrix
6 6 (10.17%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.47%) NetApp
7 5 (8.47%) Oracle
7 5 (8.47%) Palo Alto
7 5 (8.47%) Veritas
8 4 (6.78%) Cisco
9 3 (5.08%) EMC
10 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.39%) Emulex
10 2 (3.39%) HP
10 2 (3.39%) Sybase
10 2 (3.39%) Zend
11 1 (1.69%) Dell
11 1 (1.69%) Ericsson
11 1 (1.69%) Juniper
Guildford
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago