The first table below looks at the demand for Scientific Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scientific Linux over the 3 months to 10 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 of the Operating Systems category 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scientific Linux
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Contract jobs citing Scientific Linux 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5273 5064 5560
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.12% 21.25% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3504 3305 3218
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 251 355
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
Scientific Linux
England

Scientific Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Scientific Linux Jobs Demand Trend in London

Scientific Linux
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Scientific Linux Daily Rate Trend in London

Scientific Linux
Top 15 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Scientific Linux 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 Scientific Linux.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Fedora
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) NFS
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco

Scientific Linux
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Scientific Linux 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 Scientific Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Fedora
2 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Perl
1 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco