The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Linux 8 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 6.40% 8.00% 8.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.59% 42.86% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Linux
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 23.20% 18.67% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 11
Median daily rate £370 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £222 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £388 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Maidenhead region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Maidenhead region with a requirement for Linux.

1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Open Source
3 11 (52.38%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (47.62%) Redis
4 10 (47.62%) Python
5 8 (38.10%) Ubuntu
5 8 (38.10%) Django
6 7 (33.33%) Banking
6 7 (33.33%) HBase
6 7 (33.33%) REST
6 7 (33.33%) MySQL
6 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 7 (33.33%) Algorithms
7 6 (28.57%) PHP
7 6 (28.57%) Puppet
7 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (23.81%) XML
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) DevOps
8 5 (23.81%) Performance Engineering
9 4 (19.05%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (19.05%) LAMP
9 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (19.05%) Scrum
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL
9 4 (19.05%) Unix
9 4 (19.05%) SQL
9 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
9 4 (19.05%) Bitbucket

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 3 (14.29%) nginx
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Drupal
3 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Redis
2 7 (33.33%) HBase
2 7 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data
5 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.76%) Pentaho
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) Bitbucket
3 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.52%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.76%) CircleCI
5 1 (4.76%) FitNesse
5 1 (4.76%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Automation Test Lead
1 7 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 5 (23.81%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (38.10%) Django
3 7 (33.33%) REST
4 5 (23.81%) XML
5 4 (19.05%) LAMP
6 3 (14.29%) JSON
7 2 (9.52%) ELK Stack
7 2 (9.52%) Kafka
7 2 (9.52%) Middleware
7 2 (9.52%) Web Services
8 1 (4.76%) RESTful
8 1 (4.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (4.76%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Ubuntu
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Unix
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Android
5 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.76%) CentOS
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Solaris
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Open Source
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) DevOps
4 5 (23.81%) Performance Engineering
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) Requirements Management
7 2 (9.52%) Service Management
8 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.76%) Migration
8 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Python
2 6 (28.57%) PHP
3 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
3 1 (4.76%) SANS
3 1 (4.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) KVM
2 2 (9.52%) oVirt
2 2 (9.52%) RHEV
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) vCloud
3 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Kibana
2 2 (9.52%) logstash
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) QRadar
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (4.76%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) CA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk
3 1 (4.76%) Veritas