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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Berkshire / Maidenhead
Rank 15 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 9 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 7.14% 8.13% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.94% 47.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Median daily rate £500 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%

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
17 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 13.49% 17.07% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 5
Median daily rate £500 £404 £287
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.91% +40.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £240 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £625 £299
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 19 January 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 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Unix
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 7 (38.89%) WAN
4 7 (38.89%) LAN
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
6 5 (27.78%) Open Source
6 5 (27.78%) Python
6 5 (27.78%) Project Management
7 4 (22.22%) Middleware
7 4 (22.22%) Identity Management
7 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 4 (22.22%) Service Management
7 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (22.22%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) VoIP
7 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development

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 (16.67%) nginx
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) LAN
2 7 (38.89%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (22.22%) VoIP
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (5.56%) 2G
6 1 (5.56%) 3G
6 1 (5.56%) 4G
6 1 (5.56%) H.323
6 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.56%) LTE
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (5.56%) SS7
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (16.67%) Redis
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (11.11%) HBase
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.56%) Big Data
5 1 (5.56%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) CircleCI
2 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
2 1 (5.56%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
2 2 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) DBA
3 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Middleware
1 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (16.67%) Django
2 3 (16.67%) ELK Stack
3 2 (11.11%) JSON
3 2 (11.11%) Kafka
3 2 (11.11%) REST
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Unix
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) Solaris
4 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) CentOS
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Open Source
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) High Availability
2 4 (22.22%) Identity Management
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 3 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) SANS
2 3 (16.67%) SSCP
3 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.56%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.56%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Docker
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.56%) vCloud
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Kibana
2 2 (11.11%) logstash
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) QRadar
2 2 (11.11%) vMotion
3 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.56%) Nessus
3 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.56%) Nexpose
3 1 (5.56%) Nmap
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (5.56%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Apple
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) Splunk
5 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Intel
5 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
5 1 (5.56%) LogRhythm
5 1 (5.56%) NetWitness
5 1 (5.56%) Qualys
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Veritas