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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 7 18 6
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Linux 14 13 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.07% 5.37% 12.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.00% 43.33% 57.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 21
Median daily rate £450 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £389 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.16%

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
25 30 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 21.55% 12.40% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 37
Median daily rate £320 £353 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% +17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -57.89%
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) HTML
2 16 (47.06%) Telecoms
3 15 (44.12%) Finance
3 15 (44.12%) CSS
4 14 (41.18%) MySQL
5 13 (38.24%) SAP
5 13 (38.24%) HTTP
5 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
5 13 (38.24%) VMware
6 12 (35.29%) Electronics
6 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (35.29%) FTP
7 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
7 11 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (29.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 10 (29.41%) Marketing
8 10 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
8 10 (29.41%) Programme Management
8 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 9 (26.47%) Apache
9 9 (26.47%) Bash Shell
10 8 (23.53%) PHP
11 7 (20.59%) Web Development
11 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (20.59%) RESTful
11 7 (20.59%) Unix
11 7 (20.59%) IIS

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 9 (26.47%) Apache
2 7 (20.59%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.94%) nginx
4 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (29.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.94%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) HTTP
1 13 (38.24%) TCP/IP
2 12 (35.29%) FTP
3 6 (17.65%) DNS
3 6 (17.65%) SNMP
3 6 (17.65%) SSL
4 5 (14.71%) LDAP
5 4 (11.76%) Firewall
5 4 (11.76%) ICMP
5 4 (11.76%) IGMP
5 4 (11.76%) VLAN
6 3 (8.82%) BGP
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (8.82%) Frame Relay
6 3 (8.82%) MPLS
6 3 (8.82%) Multicast
6 3 (8.82%) OSPF
6 3 (8.82%) RSVP
6 3 (8.82%) VPLS
6 3 (8.82%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.82%) DB2
2 3 (8.82%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
3 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.94%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 15 (44.12%) Finance
3 12 (35.29%) Electronics
4 10 (29.41%) Manufacturing
4 10 (29.41%) Marketing
5 3 (8.82%) Billing
6 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Web Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (14.71%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (14.71%) Web Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) PHP Developer
4 4 (11.76%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (5.88%) DBA
6 2 (5.88%) Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) NetAct Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) HTML
2 15 (44.12%) CSS
3 7 (20.59%) RESTful
4 5 (14.71%) Laravel
5 4 (11.76%) Middleware
6 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.88%) CSS3
6 2 (5.88%) HTML5
6 2 (5.88%) REST
6 2 (5.88%) SOAP
6 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.94%) STL
7 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) IPTV
1 4 (11.76%) Over-the-Top Content
1 4 (11.76%) Video on Demand
2 3 (8.82%) STB
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (20.59%) Unix
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) Android
5 3 (8.82%) AIX
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) Digital Marketing
1 10 (29.41%) Programme Management
2 7 (20.59%) Web Development
3 5 (14.71%) Front End Development
3 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (14.71%) OO
3 5 (14.71%) OOD
3 5 (14.71%) Software Architecture
3 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Network Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) DevOps
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.94%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 9 (26.47%) Bash Shell
3 8 (23.53%) PHP
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.82%) Python
7 2 (5.88%) C
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) Perl
8 1 (2.94%) Ruby
8 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) CCIP
1 3 (8.82%) CCNA
1 3 (8.82%) CCNP
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
1 3 (8.82%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.82%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Nagios
2 2 (5.88%) logstash
2 2 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (2.94%) Ansible
3 1 (2.94%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) SAP
1 13 (38.24%) VMware
2 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco
3 3 (8.82%) Ericsson
3 3 (8.82%) Huawei
3 3 (8.82%) Juniper
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.94%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
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