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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 1 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 15 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 55.56% - 9.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 93.75% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +19.04%
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
16 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 59.26% 10.00% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 4
Median daily rate £398 £330 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% +164.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £330 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £330 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 23 July 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Harrow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 24 (92.31%) VMware
2 20 (76.92%) EMC
3 19 (73.08%) Red Hat
4 17 (65.38%) DNS
5 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (57.69%) Open Source
7 14 (53.85%) Puppet
7 14 (53.85%) DevOps
8 13 (50.00%) MySQL
9 12 (46.15%) Perl
9 12 (46.15%) Python
9 12 (46.15%) Ruby
9 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
10 11 (42.31%) Zenoss
10 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (42.31%) Windows
10 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
11 10 (38.46%) Nagios
11 10 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (38.46%) EMC VNX
12 9 (34.62%) GitLab
12 9 (34.62%) OpenStack
12 9 (34.62%) VMware ESX
12 9 (34.62%) Subversion
12 9 (34.62%) SNMP
12 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
13 8 (30.77%) Cisco
13 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
13 8 (30.77%) Vagrant
13 8 (30.77%) Kibana

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 (34.62%) OpenStack
2 8 (30.77%) Confluence
3 7 (26.92%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) DNS
2 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
3 9 (34.62%) SNMP
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.85%) FTP
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) SMTP
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) MySQL
2 10 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) GitLab
1 9 (34.62%) Subversion
2 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 8 (30.77%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (23.08%) Retail
2 4 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Operations Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Storage Manager
4 3 (11.54%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Storage Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) LAMP
2 6 (23.08%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) XML
3 5 (19.23%) REST
4 2 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) EMC VNX
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (7.69%) Clustering
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) CentOS
3 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Open Source
2 14 (53.85%) DevOps
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
5 7 (26.92%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 5 (19.23%) People Management
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.85%) Data Reconciliation
9 1 (3.85%) High Availability
9 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 1 (3.85%) ITIL
9 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Bash Shell
1 12 (46.15%) Perl
1 12 (46.15%) Python
1 12 (46.15%) Ruby
2 7 (26.92%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) Korn
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (34.62%) VMware ESX
3 8 (30.77%) vCloud
4 7 (26.92%) KVM
4 7 (26.92%) Xen
5 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 6 (23.08%) Docker
6 1 (3.85%) Firmware
6 1 (3.85%) PowerHA
6 1 (3.85%) Squid
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (53.85%) Puppet
2 11 (42.31%) Zenoss
3 10 (38.46%) Nagios
4 8 (30.77%) Kibana
4 8 (30.77%) logstash
4 8 (30.77%) Terraform
5 6 (23.08%) vRealize
6 3 (11.54%) NetBackup
7 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (3.85%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) VMware
2 20 (76.92%) EMC
3 19 (73.08%) Red Hat
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) Veritas
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle