The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scientific Linux
Rank 400 391 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Scientific Linux 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.018% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.063% 0.081% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Scientific Linux
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4759 4922 4458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.47% 21.75% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3165 3353 2910
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 236 239
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scientific Linux within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £425 -
Scientific Linux
England

Scientific Linux
Top 25 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) QEMU
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) KVM
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (75.00%) CMake
2 3 (75.00%) GitHub
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Haskell
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Fortran
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) CPAN
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef

Scientific Linux
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) CMake
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CPAN
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Haskell
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Fortran
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) QEMU
1 4 (100.00%) KVM
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat