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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 4 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 18 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 24.32% - 32.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.25% - 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Median daily rate £408 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £48.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
32 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Redhill 43.24% 40.00% 62.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 15
Median daily rate £350 £235 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -26.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Median hourly rate £48.00 £14.50 £8.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+231.03% +65.71%
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 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 28 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 Redhill region with a requirement for Linux.

1 24 (58.54%) Data Centre
2 21 (51.22%) Windows
3 20 (48.78%) SQL
3 20 (48.78%) VMware
4 19 (46.34%) Change Management
4 19 (46.34%) AS400
4 19 (46.34%) Incident Management
4 19 (46.34%) DB2
4 19 (46.34%) Cisco
4 19 (46.34%) IBM
4 19 (46.34%) Citrix
4 19 (46.34%) Tivoli
4 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (46.34%) iSeries
5 17 (41.46%) Red Hat
5 17 (41.46%) Unix
6 14 (34.15%) Oracle
6 14 (34.15%) Solaris
6 14 (34.15%) Veritas
6 14 (34.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (34.15%) Fibre Channel
6 14 (34.15%) Red Hat Satellite
7 13 (31.71%) GlusterFS
7 13 (31.71%) MySQL
8 12 (29.27%) NetBackup
9 11 (26.83%) Brocade
9 11 (26.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 11 (26.83%) OLTP
9 11 (26.83%) EMC
9 11 (26.83%) StorageTek

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 1 (2.44%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.44%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (2.44%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (21.95%) SAN
3 3 (7.32%) DHCP
3 3 (7.32%) DNS
4 2 (4.88%) Internet
5 1 (2.44%) FTP
5 1 (2.44%) HTTP
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) SMTP
5 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) DB2
2 13 (31.71%) MySQL
3 11 (26.83%) OLTP
3 11 (26.83%) VLDB
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.44%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.32%) RSpec
3 1 (2.44%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Citrix Specialist
1 19 (46.34%) Linux Operator
1 19 (46.34%) Linux Specialist
1 19 (46.34%) VMware Specialist
2 17 (41.46%) Administrator
3 12 (29.27%) Unix Administrator
4 6 (14.63%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) AWS Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Developer
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (2.44%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) Akka
2 1 (2.44%) Kafka
2 1 (2.44%) Play Framework
2 1 (2.44%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 24 (58.54%) Data Centre
2 19 (46.34%) AS400
2 19 (46.34%) iSeries
3 11 (26.83%) EMC VMAX
4 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (41.46%) Unix
4 14 (34.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (34.15%) Solaris
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.44%) CoreOS
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Change Management
1 19 (46.34%) Incident Management
2 11 (26.83%) High Availability
3 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.76%) DevOps
5 3 (7.32%) Logistics
5 3 (7.32%) Open Source
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.88%) TDD
7 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.44%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.44%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Ruby
3 2 (4.88%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) GlusterFS
2 11 (26.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) Docker
3 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (46.34%) Tivoli
2 14 (34.15%) Red Hat Satellite
3 12 (29.27%) NetBackup
4 11 (26.83%) Oracle ZFS
4 11 (26.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 4 (9.76%) Puppet
6 1 (2.44%) Mesos
6 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (48.78%) VMware
2 19 (46.34%) Cisco
2 19 (46.34%) Citrix
2 19 (46.34%) IBM
3 17 (41.46%) Red Hat
4 14 (34.15%) Oracle
4 14 (34.15%) Veritas
5 11 (26.83%) Brocade
5 11 (26.83%) EMC
5 11 (26.83%) StorageTek
5 11 (26.83%) Sun
6 2 (4.88%) Remedy