The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Linux Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank 407 405 390
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Support 21 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 21
Median daily rate £380 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £350 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £424 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £225
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Linux Support
England

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
20323 21334 22277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.65% 95.02% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14518 15094 16060
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 337 436
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

Linux Support
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Linux Support Daily Rate Trend in London

Linux Support
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux Support across the London region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Linux Support Daily Rate Histogram in London

Linux Support
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Linux Support Hourly Rate Trend in London

Linux Support
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 Support within the London region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 2 £425 +47.82% 5
Linux Support
England

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, Linux Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (61.22%) Windows
3 25 (51.02%) Unix
4 19 (38.78%) Python
5 18 (36.73%) Perl
6 15 (30.61%) Shell Script
7 13 (26.53%) Regular Expression
7 13 (26.53%) Knowledge Management
8 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
9 8 (16.33%) Splunk
9 8 (16.33%) Puppet
9 8 (16.33%) Mac OS
9 8 (16.33%) Finance
9 8 (16.33%) ITIL
9 8 (16.33%) LDAP
10 7 (14.29%) DNS
11 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (12.24%) Oracle
11 6 (12.24%) SQL
12 5 (10.20%) Apache
12 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
12 5 (10.20%) Apple
12 5 (10.20%) Wireless
12 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
13 4 (8.16%) SDLC
13 4 (8.16%) DevOps
13 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
13 4 (8.16%) Firewall
13 4 (8.16%) VMware
13 4 (8.16%) Banking

Linux Support 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 5 (10.20%) Apache
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.04%) Confluence
4 1 (2.04%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Autodesk Flame
1 2 (4.08%) Maya
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
1 2 (4.08%) NUKE
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 3 (6.12%) SaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) LDAP
2 7 (14.29%) DNS
3 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.20%) Wireless
4 4 (8.16%) Firewall
4 4 (8.16%) SSL
5 3 (6.12%) DHCP
6 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.08%) FTP
6 2 (4.08%) HTTP
6 2 (4.08%) IPsec
6 2 (4.08%) SMTP
6 2 (4.08%) VoIP
6 2 (4.08%) VPN
7 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.12%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.12%) JIRA
2 2 (4.08%) Hudson
3 1 (2.04%) JBuilder
General
1 8 (16.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.08%) Front Office
4 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) Regular Expression
2 3 (6.12%) Middleware
3 2 (4.08%) J2EE
4 1 (2.04%) .NET
4 1 (2.04%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (2.04%) JMS
4 1 (2.04%) JMX
4 1 (2.04%) SOAP
4 1 (2.04%) Struts
4 1 (2.04%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.08%) EMC VNX
2 2 (4.08%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (2.04%) Derivative
3 1 (2.04%) Equities
3 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.04%) Grid Computing
3 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.04%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.04%) Tandem
3 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Linux
2 30 (61.22%) Windows
3 25 (51.02%) Unix
4 8 (16.33%) Mac OS
5 4 (8.16%) Solaris
6 3 (6.12%) CentOS
6 3 (6.12%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Knowledge Management
2 8 (16.33%) ITIL
3 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.16%) DevOps
4 4 (8.16%) SDLC
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.12%) Change Management
5 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.12%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.12%) Time Management
6 2 (4.08%) ITSM
6 2 (4.08%) Low Latency
6 2 (4.08%) Post-Production
6 2 (4.08%) Service Management
6 2 (4.08%) SOA
7 1 (2.04%) High Availability
7 1 (2.04%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) Python
2 18 (36.73%) Perl
3 15 (30.61%) Shell Script
4 6 (12.24%) SQL
5 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.12%) Java
6 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.08%) C
7 2 (4.08%) C++
7 2 (4.08%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) Fortran
8 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) AWS Certification
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) StorNext
2 2 (4.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (4.08%) Xsan
3 1 (2.04%) NFS
3 1 (2.04%) Samba
3 1 (2.04%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Puppet
2 3 (6.12%) Ansible
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (4.08%) Nagios
3 2 (4.08%) Terraform
4 1 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.04%) Control-M
4 1 (2.04%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Splunk
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Apple
4 4 (8.16%) VMware
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.08%) Adobe
6 2 (4.08%) Autodesk
6 2 (4.08%) Cisco
6 2 (4.08%) EMC
6 2 (4.08%) Foundry
6 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.08%) Veritas
7 1 (2.04%) BMC
7 1 (2.04%) Citrix
7 1 (2.04%) IBM
7 1 (2.04%) Lotus
7 1 (2.04%) Plumtree
7 1 (2.04%) Remedy
7 1 (2.04%) Solace
7 1 (2.04%) Sun
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