The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Redhill region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 3 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 27 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 34.18% - 27.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.36% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £330 - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £48.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.38 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+9.96% +4.67%
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
44 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 55.70% 11.11% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Average daily rate £365 - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £8.67 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+419.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Redhill

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Redhill region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Redhill region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 37 (80.43%) Data Centre
2 33 (71.74%) Incident Management
2 33 (71.74%) Windows
3 32 (69.57%) Cisco
4 31 (67.39%) IBM
4 31 (67.39%) DB2
4 31 (67.39%) SQL
4 31 (67.39%) Citrix
4 31 (67.39%) Tivoli
4 31 (67.39%) Change Management
4 31 (67.39%) VMware
4 31 (67.39%) AS400
4 31 (67.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (67.39%) iSeries
5 10 (21.74%) Unix
6 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
7 7 (15.22%) Oracle
7 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
8 6 (13.04%) Sun
9 5 (10.87%) C++
9 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.87%) Finance
9 5 (10.87%) Multithreading
9 5 (10.87%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (8.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Satellite
10 4 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (8.70%) High Availability
10 4 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Redhill by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Redhill region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (8.70%) SAN
2 3 (6.52%) DHCP
2 3 (6.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (67.39%) DB2
2 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) OLTP
2 4 (8.70%) VLDB
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.52%) RSpec
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (67.39%) Linux Specialist
2 30 (65.22%) Linux Operator
3 14 (30.43%) Citrix Specialist
3 14 (30.43%) VMware Specialist
4 8 (17.39%) Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) AWS Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) C++ Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.35%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (80.43%) Data Centre
2 31 (67.39%) AS400
2 31 (67.39%) iSeries
3 7 (15.22%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.87%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (8.70%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Windows
2 31 (67.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (21.74%) Unix
4 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Solaris
5 2 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (71.74%) Incident Management
2 31 (67.39%) Change Management
3 5 (10.87%) Multithreading
3 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.70%) High Availability
4 4 (8.70%) Logistics
4 4 (8.70%) Scrum
5 3 (6.52%) DevOps
5 3 (6.52%) Open Source
6 2 (4.35%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL
6 2 (4.35%) Service Management
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) C++
3 3 (6.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) GlusterFS
1 4 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 31 (67.39%) Tivoli
2 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (8.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (6.52%) Puppet
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Cisco
2 31 (67.39%) Citrix
2 31 (67.39%) IBM
2 31 (67.39%) VMware
3 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 7 (15.22%) Oracle
5 6 (13.04%) Sun
6 4 (8.70%) Brocade
6 4 (8.70%) EMC
6 4 (8.70%) StorageTek
6 4 (8.70%) Veritas
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £51 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago