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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC)
Rank 412 - 406
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LPIC 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% - 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% - 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£525 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £238 -
% change year-on-year
+64.21% -
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
3719 3534 3735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.83% 14.56% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2397 2151 2223
Average daily rate £420 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 122 140
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £12.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £48.00 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
LPIC
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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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) International Banking
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Software Packaging
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) CruiseControl
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (60.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) RHCE
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL

LPIC
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (20.00%) Apache
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (80.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) SUSE
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) RHCE
2 1 (20.00%) Linux+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago