The table below looks at the statistics for LPIC in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LPIC over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 422 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LPIC 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.056% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£538 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £383 £238
% change year-on-year
- +61.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3568 3644 3421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.29% 15.90% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2296 2398 2075
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 110 129
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.47 £15.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £38.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

LPIC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LPIC across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

LPIC Jobs Demand Trend in London

LPIC
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

LPIC Daily Rate Trend in London

LPIC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing LPIC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LPIC.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) HP ASE
1 2 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing LPIC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LPIC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) OpenFlow
1 2 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCIE
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) RHCE
1 2 (100.00%) HP ASE
1 2 (100.00%) HP MASE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) SaltStack