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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 10 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 9.90% 21.15% 19.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 57.89% 59.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 8
Median daily rate £425 £340 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
35 38 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 34.65% 36.54% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 14
Median daily rate £288 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £265 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +105.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

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 29 September 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 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (24.00%) Big Data
4 5 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (20.00%) C++
4 5 (20.00%) Unix
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) Perl
5 4 (16.00%) DNS
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) ISEB
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (16.00%) Load Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (16.00%) CentOS
5 4 (16.00%) Apache Spark
5 4 (16.00%) Oozie
5 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
5 4 (16.00%) Puppet
6 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (12.00%) HTML5
6 3 (12.00%) Zenoss
6 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps

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%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (16.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) TPMS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (4.00%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (4.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) FTP
3 3 (12.00%) SMTP
3 3 (12.00%) VPN
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) SAN
4 2 (8.00%) Wireless
5 1 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (4.00%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (4.00%) DMZ
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.00%) IPsec
5 1 (4.00%) LTE
5 1 (4.00%) MPLS
5 1 (4.00%) NAS
5 1 (4.00%) Network Security
5 1 (4.00%) RANAP
5 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Big Data
2 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Metasploit
1 3 (12.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) CircleCI
3 1 (4.00%) GCC
3 1 (4.00%) GDB
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Trac
3 1 (4.00%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (8.00%) Automotive
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Embedded Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Test Automation Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Angular 2
1 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) HTML5
1 3 (12.00%) J2EE
1 3 (12.00%) Java SE
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) CSS3
3 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.00%) Ajax
3 1 (4.00%) Akka
3 1 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) Kafka
3 1 (4.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) spray
3 1 (4.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) iPad
2 2 (8.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (4.00%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.00%) CentOS
4 3 (12.00%) AIX
4 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.00%) Debian
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Solaris
6 1 (4.00%) CoreOS
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (16.00%) Load Testing
1 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (12.00%) Change Management
2 3 (12.00%) DevOps
2 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.00%) TDD
3 2 (8.00%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (8.00%) Analytics
3 2 (8.00%) Business Development
3 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 2 (8.00%) High Availability
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) C++
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) Perl
4 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (12.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) Bourne shell
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) Scala
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ISEB
1 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CEH
2 1 (4.00%) RHCT
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (8.00%) MISRA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.00%) Firmware
2 2 (8.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Docker
3 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.00%) Veritas File System
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Oozie
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 3 (12.00%) Zenoss
3 2 (8.00%) Ansible
3 2 (8.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.00%) Legato
4 1 (4.00%) Mesos
4 1 (4.00%) Nagios
4 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) EMC
3 2 (8.00%) Veritas
3 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) Emulex
4 1 (4.00%) HP
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.00%) Sun
4 1 (4.00%) Zend
Guildford
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago