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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing Linux 5 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 13.89% 34.33% 6.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 83.33% 79.31% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 3
Median daily rate £450 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £339 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £580 £491
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 £41.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +1.35%
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
6 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 16.67% 43.28% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 8
Median daily rate £450 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +186.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 4 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 Hammersmith region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) nginx
3 3 (37.50%) CouchDB
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (37.50%) Riak
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) LDAP
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Sensu
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Games
4 2 (25.00%) KVM
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
5 1 (12.50%) IAG
5 1 (12.50%) BeanShell
5 1 (12.50%) Xen
5 1 (12.50%) IMAP
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management

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 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) nginx
3 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) IMAP
2 1 (12.50%) POP3
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (37.50%) CouchDB
1 3 (37.50%) Riak
2 1 (12.50%) InfluxDB
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Web Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Governance Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) Sensu
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) ELK Stack
3 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) SailPoint
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Compliance Management
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) BeanShell
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) IAG
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (12.50%) HAProxy
2 1 (12.50%) Kibana
2 1 (12.50%) logstash
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) EMC
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) VMware