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 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 11 1 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing Linux 2 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 4.76% 46.81% 3.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 84.62% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £385 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £46.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +3.40%
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
6 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 14.29% 55.32% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £350 £313 £173
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +81.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £399 £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £46.50 £8.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +426.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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
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 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 Redhill region with a requirement for Linux.

1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (50.00%) Apache
3 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (50.00%) Puppet
3 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (50.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (40.00%) Ansible
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Exploratory Testing

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 5 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
1 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Ansible
2 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef