The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Linux 7 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 12.96% 33.93% 4.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.64% 70.37% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -
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 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Linux
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Redhill
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 20.37% 48.21% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 1
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Redhill

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Redhill

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Redhill region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Redhill

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Redhill

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Redhill

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redhill

For the 6 months to 30 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 Redhill region with a requirement for Linux.

1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (40.00%) Apache
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) DevOps
3 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (40.00%) Puppet
4 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (33.33%) Ruby
4 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 4 (26.67%) Unix
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Solaris
5 4 (26.67%) C++
5 4 (26.67%) Veritas
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (26.67%) SAN
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (26.67%) Ansible
5 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill 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 6 (40.00%) Apache
2 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (6.67%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (6.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) OLTP
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) CircleCI
4 1 (6.67%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Tester
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Operator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) Akka
2 1 (6.67%) Kafka
2 1 (6.67%) Play Framework
2 1 (6.67%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) AS400
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (6.67%) iSeries
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Solaris
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) CoreOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Python
1 5 (33.33%) Ruby
2 4 (26.67%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) GlusterFS
2 1 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Puppet
2 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (26.67%) Ansible
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (6.67%) Mesos
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
5 1 (6.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
1 4 (26.67%) Veritas
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Brocade
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) StorageTek
3 1 (6.67%) Sun