The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 3 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Linux 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 36.00% 7.14% 15.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 81.82% 50.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £210 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -47.50%
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 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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 Harrow region.

Operating Systems Category
Harrow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 44.00% 14.29% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £210 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £210 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £210 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Harrow

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Harrow

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Harrow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Harrow region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Harrow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 25 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 Harrow region with a requirement for Linux.

1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) EMC
3 16 (76.19%) Puppet
4 15 (71.43%) Red Hat
5 13 (61.90%) DNS
6 12 (57.14%) DevOps
7 10 (47.62%) Perl
7 10 (47.62%) Python
7 10 (47.62%) Ruby
7 10 (47.62%) Open Source
7 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
8 9 (42.86%) Zenoss
8 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (42.86%) Subversion
8 9 (42.86%) MySQL
8 9 (42.86%) SNMP
8 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
8 9 (42.86%) Cisco
8 9 (42.86%) Apache
8 9 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (42.86%) GitLab
9 8 (38.10%) EMC VNX
9 8 (38.10%) Terraform
9 8 (38.10%) Kibana
9 8 (38.10%) logstash
9 8 (38.10%) Vagrant
9 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
9 8 (38.10%) Nagios
9 8 (38.10%) Confluence

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow 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 (42.86%) Apache
2 8 (38.10%) Confluence
3 6 (28.57%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) DNS
2 9 (42.86%) SNMP
2 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (23.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
1 9 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) GitLab
1 9 (42.86%) Subversion
2 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 8 (38.10%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Implementation Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Linux Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Support
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) REST
1 5 (23.81%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) LAMP
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) EMC VNX
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) CentOS
2 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) DevOps
2 10 (47.62%) Open Source
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) People Management
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
1 10 (47.62%) Perl
1 10 (47.62%) Python
1 10 (47.62%) Ruby
2 5 (23.81%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Docker
2 6 (28.57%) KVM
2 6 (28.57%) vCloud
2 6 (28.57%) Xen
3 5 (23.81%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (4.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 16 (76.19%) Puppet
2 9 (42.86%) Zenoss
3 8 (38.10%) Kibana
3 8 (38.10%) logstash
3 8 (38.10%) Nagios
3 8 (38.10%) Terraform
4 6 (28.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) EMC
3 15 (71.43%) Red Hat
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) Veritas