The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank 422 429 414
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 12 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.017% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.018% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 9
Median daily rate £550 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £400 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £440 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.75
Senior Linux Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21038 22323 22486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.03% 94.76% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15053 15655 15400
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 367 417
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.82 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.15 £52.17 £41.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Linux Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Linux Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Linux Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Senior Linux Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Linux Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer across the London region.

Senior Linux Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Senior Linux Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (74.29%) DevOps
3 19 (54.29%) Puppet
3 19 (54.29%) Configuration Management
4 17 (48.57%) Java
4 17 (48.57%) CentOS
5 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (42.86%) Jenkins
6 15 (42.86%) Ansible
7 14 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (37.14%) Docker
9 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (31.43%) Unix
11 10 (28.57%) Splunk
11 10 (28.57%) OpenStack
11 10 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
12 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (25.71%) Ubuntu
12 9 (25.71%) VMware
13 8 (22.86%) Fedora
13 8 (22.86%) NetApp
13 8 (22.86%) KVM
13 8 (22.86%) Kubernetes
13 8 (22.86%) Packer
13 8 (22.86%) Terraform
14 7 (20.00%) Private Cloud
14 7 (20.00%) Nagios

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 7 (20.00%) Apache
2 7 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.57%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) Confluence
4 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.14%) IaaS
3 4 (11.43%) GitHub
4 3 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.57%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.86%) Trello
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) VLAN
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) DVB
3 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) Multicast
3 1 (2.86%) NAS
3 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.86%) OpenVPN
3 1 (2.86%) tcpdump
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (8.57%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) Redis
3 1 (2.86%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.00%) Ant
3 6 (17.14%) Gradle
3 6 (17.14%) Maven
4 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
5 3 (8.57%) Bitbucket
5 3 (8.57%) JIRA
6 2 (5.71%) Subversion
7 1 (2.86%) GCC
7 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Publishing
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) ELK Stack
2 2 (5.71%) LAMP
2 2 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.71%) Blog
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (2.86%) Interactive TV
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) New Media
3 1 (2.86%) Online Games
3 1 (2.86%) Social Media
3 1 (2.86%) STB
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (48.57%) CentOS
3 11 (31.43%) Unix
4 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (25.71%) Ubuntu
5 8 (22.86%) Fedora
6 5 (14.29%) Solaris
7 3 (8.57%) Windows
8 1 (2.86%) AIX
8 1 (2.86%) Debian
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) DevOps
2 19 (54.29%) Configuration Management
3 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (17.14%) Software Delivery
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 5 (14.29%) Security Patching
7 5 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (8.57%) Open Source
9 2 (5.71%) Application Performance Management
9 2 (5.71%) Change Control
9 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.71%) Low Latency
9 2 (5.71%) Migration
9 2 (5.71%) Network Design
9 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
9 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) Python
3 5 (14.29%) Ruby
4 4 (11.43%) Perl
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
4 4 (11.43%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) RHCE
2 2 (5.71%) CCDA
2 2 (5.71%) CCIE
2 2 (5.71%) CCNA
2 2 (5.71%) CCNP
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.71%) RHCT
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) RHCA
3 1 (2.86%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Docker
2 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.86%) KVM
4 6 (17.14%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 5 (14.29%) vSphere
6 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
7 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.71%) Xen
8 1 (2.86%) Firmware
8 1 (2.86%) iptables
8 1 (2.86%) LXC
8 1 (2.86%) NFS
8 1 (2.86%) Samba
8 1 (2.86%) Sendmail
8 1 (2.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (54.29%) Puppet
2 15 (42.86%) Ansible
3 14 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (22.86%) Kubernetes
4 8 (22.86%) Packer
4 8 (22.86%) Terraform
5 7 (20.00%) Nagios
6 5 (14.29%) FreeIPA
6 5 (14.29%) Icinga
6 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
7 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (2.86%) BladeLogic
8 1 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (2.86%) Graphite
8 1 (2.86%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (2.86%) OSSEC
8 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
8 1 (2.86%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Splunk
2 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
2 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) NetApp
4 5 (14.29%) Akamai
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle
6 3 (8.57%) HP
6 3 (8.57%) New Relic
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix
8 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.86%) BMC
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco
8 1 (2.86%) DataSynapse
8 1 (2.86%) EMC
8 1 (2.86%) IBM
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.86%) Reuters
8 1 (2.86%) SAP
8 1 (2.86%) Veritas
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