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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
London / Hammersmith
Rank 4 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 9 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 21.95% 19.51% 20.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 66.67% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 6
Median daily rate £525 £488 £471
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year
- +9.96%

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
15 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 36.59% 29.27% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 7
Median daily rate £525 £475 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +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 24 February 2017.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Hammersmith

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 24 February 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
2 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps
3 7 (53.85%) nginx
3 7 (53.85%) LDAP
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Ruby
4 6 (46.15%) Sensu
5 4 (30.77%) Puppet
5 4 (30.77%) CentOS
5 4 (30.77%) ZABBIX
5 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 3 (23.08%) Riak
6 3 (23.08%) CouchDB
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (15.38%) GitHub
7 2 (15.38%) logstash
7 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (15.38%) Go
7 2 (15.38%) Ansible
7 2 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source
7 2 (15.38%) Dovecot

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%) CMS
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
3 1 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (23.08%) CouchDB
1 3 (23.08%) Riak
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Games
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
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%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
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%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) Laravel
4 1 (7.69%) SailPoint
4 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (30.77%) CentOS
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) 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%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
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 6 (46.15%) 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%) PHP
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%) IAG
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
1 4 (30.77%) ZABBIX
2 2 (15.38%) Ansible
2 2 (15.38%) logstash
2 2 (15.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft