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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scientific Linux
Rank - - 406
Contract jobs citing Scientific Linux 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.005%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
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
4288 4777 4694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.28% 22.93% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2918 3300 3086
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £188 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 149 205
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 7 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) QEMU
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

Scientific Linux
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet