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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 9 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Linux 11 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 9.57% 12.30% 4.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.89% 51.72% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 1
Median daily rate £400 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +3.40%
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
19 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 16.52% 23.77% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 8
Median daily rate £450 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.75 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 10 December 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 11 (64.71%) Unix
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) WAN
4 6 (35.29%) LAN
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
5 5 (29.41%) Open Source
5 5 (29.41%) Python
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) Middleware
6 4 (23.53%) Service Management
6 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) VoIP
6 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (23.53%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (23.53%) High Availability
6 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 3 (17.65%) ELK Stack
7 3 (17.65%) SANS
7 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills

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 (17.65%) nginx
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) VoIP
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
5 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
5 2 (11.76%) SAN
5 2 (11.76%) VLAN
6 1 (5.88%) 2G
6 1 (5.88%) 3G
6 1 (5.88%) DNS
6 1 (5.88%) H.323
6 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.88%) LDAP
6 1 (5.88%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (5.88%) SS7
6 1 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (17.65%) Redis
4 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (11.76%) HBase
4 2 (11.76%) MySQL
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data
5 1 (5.88%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) CircleCI
2 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
2 1 (5.88%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) Middleware Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Automation Test Lead
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
2 2 (11.76%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
1 4 (23.53%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (17.65%) Django
2 3 (17.65%) ELK Stack
3 2 (11.76%) JSON
3 2 (11.76%) Kafka
3 2 (11.76%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.76%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (5.88%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (5.88%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Unix
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Solaris
3 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Open Source
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) High Availability
2 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
2 4 (23.53%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Identity Management
3 3 (17.65%) Information Security
3 3 (17.65%) Patch Management
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) Resource Management
3 3 (17.65%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 3 (17.65%) SOA
3 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) CISSP
2 3 (17.65%) SANS
2 3 (17.65%) SSCP
3 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.88%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.88%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Docker
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.88%) vCloud
3 1 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (11.76%) Ansible
2 2 (11.76%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Kibana
2 2 (11.76%) logstash
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) QRadar
2 2 (11.76%) vMotion
3 1 (5.88%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.88%) Nessus
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) Nexpose
3 1 (5.88%) Nmap
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (5.88%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Apple
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) EMC
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
3 2 (11.76%) Splunk
4 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) Intel
4 1 (5.88%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.88%) LogRhythm
4 1 (5.88%) NetWitness
4 1 (5.88%) Qualys
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas