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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 9 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 10 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 8.26% 4.85% 4.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.63% 20.00% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £375 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +80.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £367
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.06% -2.66%
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 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 15.70% 24.27% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 11
Median daily rate £370 £398 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% +22.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £230 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 May 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 10 (55.56%) Puppet
2 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (38.89%) Oracle
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
3 7 (38.89%) Firewall
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Ruby
4 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (33.33%) Migration
4 6 (33.33%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) LAN
4 6 (33.33%) WAN
4 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (27.78%) Open Source
5 5 (27.78%) vSphere
5 5 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (27.78%) RightScale
5 5 (27.78%) Redis
5 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
5 5 (27.78%) SCCM
5 5 (27.78%) SCOM
5 5 (27.78%) SCVMM
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Intune

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 4 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Documentum
2 2 (11.11%) Drupal
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) LAN
2 6 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) BGP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (5.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (5.56%) GLBP
3 1 (5.56%) HSRP
3 1 (5.56%) IPv4
3 1 (5.56%) IPv6
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) OSPF
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Redis
2 3 (16.67%) HBase
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Cloud Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
3 3 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 2 (11.11%) AWS Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Azure Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Documentum Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Middleware
1 5 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (22.22%) LAMP
2 4 (22.22%) REST
3 3 (16.67%) Django
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Open Source
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Ruby
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 3 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (27.78%) vSphere
4 2 (11.11%) Docker
4 2 (11.11%) KVM
4 2 (11.11%) oVirt
4 2 (11.11%) RHEV
5 1 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Puppet
2 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 5 (27.78%) SCOM
2 5 (27.78%) SCVMM
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Intune
3 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
1 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) RightScale
4 3 (16.67%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Rate: £18-25/hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Posted: 7 days ago