The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 7 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Linux 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 6.82% 10.26% 13.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 57.14% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Median daily rate £549 £471 £236
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.39% +99.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £607 £473 £273
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
Linux
London

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

Operating Systems Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 18.18% 17.95% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 4
Median daily rate £475 £448 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.14% +58.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £155 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £498 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Hammersmith

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Hammersmith region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Hammersmith

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Hammersmith region with a requirement for Linux.

1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (45.45%) Games
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) CentOS
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Online Games
4 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
5 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) yum
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) KVM
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Ansible
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Fedora
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) SOA
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Nagios
6 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 2 (18.18%) IntelliJ
6 2 (18.18%) NetApp
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith 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 4 (36.36%) OpenStack
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) JBoss
2 2 (18.18%) Jetty
3 1 (9.09%) nginx
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (9.09%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) IMAP
2 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
2 1 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (9.09%) POP3
2 1 (9.09%) SMTP
2 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (9.09%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (9.09%) MariaDB
2 1 (9.09%) OpenTSDB
2 1 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) FishEye
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) GitLab
2 2 (18.18%) IntelliJ
2 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
2 2 (18.18%) VisualVM
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) git-flow
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (45.45%) Games
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) LAMP
1 2 (18.18%) Sensu
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) CherryPy
2 1 (9.09%) Django
2 1 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Online Games
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) CentOS
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Fedora
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Memory Management
4 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) API Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) GCED
1 1 (9.09%) GCIA
1 1 (9.09%) GCIH
1 1 (9.09%) GIAC
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO27002
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) KVM
2 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 2 (18.18%) QEMU
2 2 (18.18%) RHEV
2 2 (18.18%) Xen
3 1 (9.09%) VirtualBox
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (27.27%) Ansible
2 3 (27.27%) yum
3 2 (18.18%) Nagios
3 2 (18.18%) Puppet
4 1 (9.09%) Capistrano
4 1 (9.09%) Graylog
4 1 (9.09%) logstash
4 1 (9.09%) Packer
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (9.09%) Riemann
4 1 (9.09%) Salt
4 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
1 2 (18.18%) NetApp
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Perforce
1 2 (18.18%) Rally
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware