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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scientific Linux over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scientific Linux
Rank - 413 424
Contract jobs citing Scientific Linux 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.009% 0.021%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.041% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
4829 4918 5028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.04% 21.61% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3454 3291 3405
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £183 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 187 234
Median hourly rate £15.75 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £31.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Scientific Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Scientific Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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