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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 12 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Linux 12 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 7.50% 5.77% 5.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.38% 35.71% 31.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 8
Median daily rate £338 £425 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +51.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £283 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £750 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £30.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.61% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
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
29 42 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 18.13% 16.15% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 17
Median daily rate £338 £288 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% +17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £136 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £500 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £15.00 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.35 £22.50
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 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 25 May 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 25 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 Slough region with a requirement for Linux.

1 18 (52.94%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 12 (35.29%) Cisco
4 11 (32.35%) VMware
5 8 (23.53%) Unix
6 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (20.59%) Firewall
6 7 (20.59%) vSphere
6 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (17.65%) Web Development
7 6 (17.65%) Degree
7 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (17.65%) DNS
7 6 (17.65%) SNMP
7 6 (17.65%) DHCP
7 6 (17.65%) CSS
7 6 (17.65%) HTML
7 6 (17.65%) Java
7 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 6 (17.65%) SQL
7 6 (17.65%) Oracle
8 5 (14.71%) SOAP
8 5 (14.71%) ITIL
8 5 (14.71%) VPN
8 5 (14.71%) CCNA
8 5 (14.71%) Wireless
8 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
8 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.71%) Network Security

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 5 (14.71%) Confluence
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.88%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (5.88%) SoftLayer
3 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (17.65%) DHCP
2 6 (17.65%) DNS
2 6 (17.65%) SNMP
3 5 (14.71%) Network Security
3 5 (14.71%) VPN
3 5 (14.71%) Wireless
4 4 (11.76%) LAN
4 4 (11.76%) SAN
4 4 (11.76%) VoIP
4 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 3 (8.82%) FTP
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
6 2 (5.88%) FCoE
6 2 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (5.88%) Internet
6 2 (5.88%) IPX
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) Introscope
2 3 (8.82%) JProfiler
2 3 (8.82%) Toad
3 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.88%) SilkPerformer
3 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.94%) Grunt
4 1 (2.94%) gulp
4 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.94%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Billing
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) Web Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Junior
3 4 (11.76%) Junior Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Designer
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (8.82%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) VMware Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) CSS
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) CSS3
2 5 (14.71%) HTML5
2 5 (14.71%) REST
2 5 (14.71%) SOAP
2 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
3 3 (8.82%) LESS
3 3 (8.82%) Middleware
3 3 (8.82%) Sass
4 2 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (5.88%) jBPM
4 2 (5.88%) Spring
4 2 (5.88%) Spring Security
4 2 (5.88%) Web Services
4 2 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (2.94%) Ajax
5 1 (2.94%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (2.94%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.82%) Smart Meter
4 3 (8.82%) User Experience
5 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.88%) Clustering
5 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.88%) e-Health
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (5.88%) FlexPod
6 1 (2.94%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.94%) Replication
6 1 (2.94%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Windows
2 8 (23.53%) Unix
3 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.82%) AIX
4 3 (8.82%) Solaris
5 2 (5.88%) Data ONTAP
5 2 (5.88%) NetWare
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Web Development
2 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
2 5 (14.71%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 3 (8.82%) Coaching
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps
4 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
4 3 (8.82%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
4 3 (8.82%) TDD
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Java
1 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) C++
2 4 (11.76%) PHP
3 3 (8.82%) Python
3 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.82%) VB
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (17.65%) Degree
3 5 (14.71%) CCNA
4 4 (11.76%) CCDA
5 3 (8.82%) ISEB
5 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
5 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.88%) CCNP
6 2 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (5.88%) NCDA
6 2 (5.88%) VCP5
6 2 (5.88%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (2.94%) MCSE
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) HIPAA
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) vSphere
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.82%) XenApp
4 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (5.88%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (8.82%) nmon
2 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.88%) logstash
2 2 (5.88%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) Nessus
3 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Cisco
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle
4 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.76%) F5
5 4 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) IBM
5 4 (11.76%) NetApp
6 3 (8.82%) Citrix
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.82%) Twitter
7 2 (5.88%) BMC
7 2 (5.88%) CA
7 2 (5.88%) CommVault
7 2 (5.88%) Dell
7 2 (5.88%) Lotus
7 2 (5.88%) Novell
7 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
7 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
7 2 (5.88%) Veritas
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