The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Linux 26 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 16.05% 8.19% 10.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 40.35% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 20
Median daily rate £369 £381 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.27% +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £208 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £515 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £390 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £31.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Linux
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 57 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 32.10% 20.28% 24.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 40
Median daily rate £363 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £515 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 5
Median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Slough region with a requirement for Linux.

1 23 (58.97%) VMware
2 21 (53.85%) Windows
3 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (35.90%) Cisco
5 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
7 10 (25.64%) HTML
7 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
8 8 (20.51%) Firewall
8 8 (20.51%) MySQL
8 8 (20.51%) CSS
9 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (17.95%) SAN
9 7 (17.95%) Degree
9 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
9 7 (17.95%) vSphere
9 7 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
10 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (15.38%) SAP
10 6 (15.38%) HTTP
10 6 (15.38%) SNMP
10 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
10 6 (15.38%) Apache
10 6 (15.38%) VMS
11 5 (12.82%) Solaris
11 5 (12.82%) ITIL
11 5 (12.82%) Unix
11 5 (12.82%) DNS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 (15.38%) Apache
2 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (17.95%) SAN
3 6 (15.38%) HTTP
3 6 (15.38%) SNMP
3 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.82%) DNS
4 5 (12.82%) FTP
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (10.26%) DHCP
5 4 (10.26%) Ethernet
5 4 (10.26%) FCoE
5 4 (10.26%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (10.26%) Network Security
5 4 (10.26%) VPN
5 4 (10.26%) Wireless
6 3 (7.69%) LAN
6 3 (7.69%) SSL
6 3 (7.69%) VoIP
6 3 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) Big Data
2 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) DB2
3 1 (2.56%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (25.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Electronics
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
2 5 (12.82%) Marketing
3 4 (10.26%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Consultant
2 8 (20.51%) Administrator
3 5 (12.82%) Designer
3 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Designer
3 5 (12.82%) Solutions Designer
3 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Web Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Telecoms Designer
5 3 (7.69%) VMware Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Angular Developer
6 2 (5.13%) NetApp Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) HTML
2 8 (20.51%) CSS
3 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.69%) CSS3
3 3 (7.69%) HTML5
3 3 (7.69%) REST
3 3 (7.69%) SOAP
3 3 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.56%) RESTful
4 1 (2.56%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) e-Health
2 4 (10.26%) FlexPod
2 4 (10.26%) Private Cloud
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.13%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.56%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
4 6 (15.38%) VMS
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.82%) Solaris
5 5 (12.82%) Unix
6 4 (10.26%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (5.13%) AIX
7 2 (5.13%) CentOS
7 2 (5.13%) SUSE
8 1 (2.56%) FreeBSD
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (12.82%) ITIL
1 5 (12.82%) Migration
1 5 (12.82%) Programme Management
2 4 (10.26%) CRM
2 4 (10.26%) Server Building
2 4 (10.26%) SOA
2 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
3 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.69%) Web Development
4 2 (5.13%) Service Management
4 2 (5.13%) TDD
5 1 (2.56%) Change Management
5 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.56%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.26%) PHP
2 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) C++
3 1 (2.56%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) CCNA
3 4 (10.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (7.69%) CCDA
4 3 (7.69%) CCNP
5 2 (5.13%) NCDA
6 1 (2.56%) MCSE
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.69%) HIPAA
3 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.95%) vSphere
3 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.26%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (10.26%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.13%) NFS
6 1 (2.56%) Docker
6 1 (2.56%) XenApp
6 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) logstash
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Nessus
3 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) VMware
2 14 (35.90%) Cisco
3 13 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 6 (15.38%) SAP
5 4 (10.26%) CA
5 4 (10.26%) CommVault
5 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 4 (10.26%) NetApp
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle
5 4 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (7.69%) F5
7 2 (5.13%) Brocade
8 1 (2.56%) Apple
8 1 (2.56%) Aruba
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) EMC
8 1 (2.56%) Hortonworks
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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