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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
London / Hammersmith
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 8 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 25.00% 20.00% 12.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.73% 60.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
Median daily rate £525 £475 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +6.20%

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
11 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 34.38% 33.33% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 5
Median daily rate £525 £413 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -3.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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
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 22 January 2017, 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 9 (69.23%) Apache
1 9 (69.23%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 7 (53.85%) Ruby
3 7 (53.85%) LDAP
3 7 (53.85%) nginx
4 6 (46.15%) Sensu
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) Puppet
6 4 (30.77%) ZABBIX
6 4 (30.77%) CentOS
6 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
6 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 3 (23.08%) Nagios
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) CouchDB
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (23.08%) Riak
7 3 (23.08%) Ansible
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (15.38%) ELK Stack
8 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (15.38%) Go
8 2 (15.38%) logstash
8 2 (15.38%) GitHub
8 2 (15.38%) Dovecot
8 2 (15.38%) Open Source

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 9 (69.23%) Apache
2 7 (53.85%) nginx
3 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) LDAP
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (23.08%) CouchDB
1 3 (23.08%) Riak
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Web Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Sensu
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) ELK Stack
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) SailPoint
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (30.77%) CentOS
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Ruby
2 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) Go
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) BeanShell
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Dovecot
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) IAG
2 1 (7.69%) KVM
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
2 4 (30.77%) ZABBIX
3 3 (23.08%) Ansible
3 3 (23.08%) Nagios
4 2 (15.38%) logstash
5 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft