The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Linux Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Consultant
England / London
Rank 387 397 386
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 9 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.046% 0.039% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.041% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 3
Median daily rate £500 £500 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £351
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +14.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18377 19532 19691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.92% 95.15% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13128 13704 14023
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 305 343
Median hourly rate £20.12 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% +2.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.26 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Linux Consultant in the job title.

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Linux Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Linux Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Linux Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Linux Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Linux Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux Consultant across the London region.

Linux Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Linux Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 1 £500 -
Linux Consultant
England

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Linux Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Linux Consultant in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) DevOps
3 12 (41.38%) Puppet
4 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
5 10 (34.48%) Bash Shell
6 9 (31.03%) Kubernetes
6 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
7 8 (27.59%) RHCE
7 8 (27.59%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) RHCA
7 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Satellite
7 8 (27.59%) Ansible
8 7 (24.14%) Low Latency
8 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
8 7 (24.14%) RHCSA
8 7 (24.14%) RHCT
8 7 (24.14%) Python
8 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
9 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
9 6 (20.69%) Storage Virtualisation
9 6 (20.69%) KVM
9 6 (20.69%) Docker
9 6 (20.69%) SaltStack
10 5 (17.24%) Ruby
10 5 (17.24%) VPN
11 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
11 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
11 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (6.90%) Apache
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon S3
2 3 (10.34%) AWS CloudTrail
2 3 (10.34%) Route 53
2 3 (10.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) GitHub
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Office 365
4 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
2 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) LAMP
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) JMS
2 1 (3.45%) RESTful
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 29 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (13.79%) CentOS
4 3 (10.34%) Windows
5 2 (6.90%) Unix
6 1 (3.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.45%) SUSE
6 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) DevOps
2 7 (24.14%) Low Latency
3 6 (20.69%) Storage Virtualisation
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Release Management
6 1 (3.45%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Bash Shell
2 7 (24.14%) Python
2 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
3 5 (17.24%) Ruby
4 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) Go
5 1 (3.45%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) RHCA
1 8 (27.59%) RHCE
2 7 (24.14%) RHCSA
2 7 (24.14%) RHCT
3 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
1 6 (20.69%) KVM
2 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Puppet
2 9 (31.03%) Kubernetes
3 8 (27.59%) Ansible
3 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (10.34%) Terraform
5 1 (3.45%) Control-M
5 1 (3.45%) SELinux
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
2 6 (20.69%) SaltStack
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) hybris
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Siebel
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