The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 11 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 4.65% 3.23% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Reigate region.

Operating Systems Category
Reigate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 20.93% 58.06% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 13
Average daily rate £275 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £12.42 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Reigate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

Linux
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Fedora
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) Percona
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) FreeSWITCH
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Fedora
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Percona