The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 16 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 3.75% 1.32% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.79% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Linux
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Operating Systems Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
19 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 23.75% 13.16% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 4
Median daily rate £363 £350 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +84.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for Linux.

1 8 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (80.00%) Meraki
2 7 (70.00%) Wireless
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) Aruba
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) WLAN
4 4 (40.00%) 3G
4 4 (40.00%) 4G
4 4 (40.00%) LTE
5 3 (30.00%) F5
6 2 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) CentOS
7 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Firewall

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (70.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) 3G
3 4 (40.00%) 4G
3 4 (40.00%) LTE
3 4 (40.00%) WLAN
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNP
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Meraki
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) HP
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Aruba
4 3 (30.00%) F5
5 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat