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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 2 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 44.00% - 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 84.62% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +13.43%
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
13 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 52.00% 15.38% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £330 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +32.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

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 28 August 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Harrow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (92.00%) VMware
2 19 (76.00%) EMC
3 17 (68.00%) Red Hat
4 16 (64.00%) DNS
5 15 (60.00%) Puppet
6 14 (56.00%) DevOps
7 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (48.00%) Open Source
9 11 (44.00%) Bash Shell
9 11 (44.00%) Perl
9 11 (44.00%) MySQL
9 11 (44.00%) Python
9 11 (44.00%) Ruby
10 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
10 10 (40.00%) EMC VNX
11 9 (36.00%) GitLab
11 9 (36.00%) Zenoss
11 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (36.00%) Windows
11 9 (36.00%) SNMP
11 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (36.00%) Subversion
12 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
12 8 (32.00%) Apache
12 8 (32.00%) Nagios
12 8 (32.00%) Confluence
12 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
12 8 (32.00%) logstash
12 8 (32.00%) Kibana
12 8 (32.00%) Vagrant

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 8 (32.00%) Apache
1 8 (32.00%) Confluence
2 7 (28.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) DNS
2 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (36.00%) SNMP
4 3 (12.00%) SSL
5 1 (4.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.00%) FTP
5 1 (4.00%) NAS
5 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) MySQL
2 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) GitLab
1 9 (36.00%) Subversion
2 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (32.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (24.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Operations Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Implementation Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Support
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Storage Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) XML
2 5 (20.00%) LAMP
2 5 (20.00%) REST
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) EMC VNX
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.00%) Clustering
5 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (24.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) DevOps
2 12 (48.00%) Open Source
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (16.00%) People Management
8 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (4.00%) Data Reconciliation
9 1 (4.00%) High Availability
9 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 1 (4.00%) ITIL
9 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Bash Shell
1 11 (44.00%) Perl
1 11 (44.00%) Python
1 11 (44.00%) Ruby
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (24.00%) Docker
3 6 (24.00%) KVM
3 6 (24.00%) vCloud
3 6 (24.00%) Xen
4 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (8.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (4.00%) PowerHA
6 1 (4.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) Puppet
2 9 (36.00%) Zenoss
3 8 (32.00%) Kibana
3 8 (32.00%) logstash
3 8 (32.00%) Nagios
3 8 (32.00%) Terraform
4 6 (24.00%) vRealize
5 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
6 1 (4.00%) CFEngine
6 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) VMware
2 19 (76.00%) EMC
3 17 (68.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) Veritas
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle