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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 19 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 14.96% 19.59% 16.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.78% 67.86% 47.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 21
Median daily rate £463 £303 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.89% -24.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £258 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.65 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.05% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
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
36 28 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 28.35% 28.87% 34.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 42
Median daily rate £375 £263 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -32.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 5
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.56 £37.50 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 December 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 12 (48.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Python
3 8 (32.00%) DNS
4 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (28.00%) Perl
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 5 (20.00%) Load Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle
5 5 (20.00%) XML
5 5 (20.00%) SMTP
5 5 (20.00%) FTP
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) ISEB
5 5 (20.00%) VPN
5 5 (20.00%) CentOS
5 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (20.00%) Puppet
5 5 (20.00%) Big Data
5 5 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (20.00%) Oozie
5 5 (20.00%) Apache Spark
6 4 (16.00%) Angular 2
6 4 (16.00%) AngularJS

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 5 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 5 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.00%) FTP
2 5 (20.00%) SMTP
2 5 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (12.00%) LTE
4 2 (8.00%) 2G
4 2 (8.00%) 3G
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (8.00%) SNMP
4 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) Telnet
4 2 (8.00%) Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) Firewall
5 1 (4.00%) GSM
5 1 (4.00%) HTTP
5 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.00%) PBX
5 1 (4.00%) RTP
5 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Big Data
1 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Selenium
2 3 (12.00%) Metasploit
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Checkstyle
3 2 (8.00%) Cobertura
3 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) GCC
4 1 (4.00%) GDB
4 1 (4.00%) Trac
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Test Automation Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Linux Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Python Developer
7 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) Linux Support
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) Angular 2
2 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (12.00%) Regular Expression
3 3 (12.00%) REST
3 3 (12.00%) SOAP
4 2 (8.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (8.00%) Apache CXF
4 2 (8.00%) JAX-RS
4 2 (8.00%) JSON
4 2 (8.00%) Middleware
4 2 (8.00%) OAuth2
4 2 (8.00%) SAML
4 2 (8.00%) Spring
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) XSD
5 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (4.00%) JMS
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) CentOS
2 5 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) AIX
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.00%) SUSE
5 1 (4.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Load Testing
1 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (12.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (12.00%) OWASP
2 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.00%) CQRS
3 2 (8.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 2 (8.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (8.00%) Microservices
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) Scrum
3 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.00%) SOLID
3 2 (8.00%) TDD
3 2 (8.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) Python
3 7 (28.00%) Perl
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (16.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) Scala
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) ISEB
1 5 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) AWS Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CEH
2 3 (12.00%) RHCT
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CISSP
3 1 (4.00%) CSSLP
3 1 (4.00%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PA-DSS
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Oozie
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Ericsson
3 2 (8.00%) Greenplum
3 2 (8.00%) Huawei
3 2 (8.00%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (8.00%) Nortel
3 2 (8.00%) Samsung
3 2 (8.00%) Splunk
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Software AG
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) webMethods
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