The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 405 - 422
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LPIC 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% - 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.028% - 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £325
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 - - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3599 3437 3709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.80% 14.41% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2353 2099 2223
Average daily rate £418 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 126 125
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.69 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% +16.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £47.80 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -2.27%
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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 17 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) RHCE
1 1 (100.00%) Linux+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
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