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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 13 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Linux 8 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 6.06% 6.84% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 34.78% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
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 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

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
16 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 12.12% 19.66% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 13
Median daily rate £400 £350 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

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 25 February 2017, 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 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Unix
3 10 (52.63%) Firewall
4 9 (47.37%) Oracle
5 7 (36.84%) WAN
5 7 (36.84%) LAN
6 6 (31.58%) Project Management
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
7 5 (26.32%) Python
7 5 (26.32%) Java
7 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) VoIP
8 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 4 (21.05%) Identity Management
8 4 (21.05%) Service Management
8 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
8 4 (21.05%) Middleware
8 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (21.05%) VMware
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
8 4 (21.05%) Ansible
8 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (21.05%) High Availability
8 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement

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 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) Confluence
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) Jetty
3 2 (10.53%) nginx
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) LAN
2 7 (36.84%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) VoIP
4 3 (15.79%) LDAP
4 3 (15.79%) NetScaler
4 3 (15.79%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.53%) VLAN
6 1 (5.26%) 2G
6 1 (5.26%) 3G
6 1 (5.26%) H.323
6 1 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.26%) LTE
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (5.26%) SS7
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Redis
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.26%) Big Data
4 1 (5.26%) HBase
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Vagrant
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Middleware Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Middleware
2 3 (15.79%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) Django
3 2 (10.53%) Kafka
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) SAML
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Unix
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) CentOS
5 2 (10.53%) Solaris
5 2 (10.53%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) High Availability
2 4 (21.05%) Identity Management
2 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Process Improvement
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Information Security
3 3 (15.79%) Open Source
3 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.79%) SOA
3 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
1 5 (26.32%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CISSP
1 3 (15.79%) SANS
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) SSCP
2 2 (10.53%) CISA
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PMO
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.79%) Docker
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (5.26%) Shibboleth
4 1 (5.26%) vCloud
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ansible
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (10.53%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) Kibana
3 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
3 2 (10.53%) logstash
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) QRadar
3 2 (10.53%) vMotion
4 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
4 1 (5.26%) Nessus
4 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.26%) Nexpose
4 1 (5.26%) Nmap
4 1 (5.26%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (5.26%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Apple
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) Splunk
5 1 (5.26%) ArcSight
5 1 (5.26%) Capita
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Intel
5 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.26%) LogRhythm
5 1 (5.26%) NetWitness
5 1 (5.26%) Snow
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas