The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 19 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 13.38% 18.87% 15.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.29% 66.67% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 3
Average daily rate
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£446 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £300 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £520 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Average hourly rate £16.25 - £38.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 - £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 - £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
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 Staines region.

Operating Systems Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
31 45 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 21.83% 28.30% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 7
Average daily rate £388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £300 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 13
Average hourly rate £15.75 - £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 - £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Staines region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 16 (55.17%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (48.28%) Windows
4 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
5 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (34.48%) UNIX
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
6 10 (34.48%) Puppet
6 10 (34.48%) Software Deployment
7 9 (31.03%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (31.03%) DHCP
7 9 (31.03%) DNS
7 9 (31.03%) Python
7 9 (31.03%) Ruby
8 8 (27.59%) Firewall
8 8 (27.59%) Oracle
8 8 (27.59%) VPN
8 8 (27.59%) Auto-Scaling
8 8 (27.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 8 (27.59%) Capacity Management
8 8 (27.59%) PaaS
8 8 (27.59%) IaaS
9 7 (24.14%) DevOps
9 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
9 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
9 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
10 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
10 6 (20.69%) JIRA
10 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 6 (20.69%) OpenStack
2 5 (17.24%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (55.17%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (31.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (27.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 8 (27.59%) IaaS
4 8 (27.59%) PaaS
5 2 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) DHCP
1 9 (31.03%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) VPN
2 8 (27.59%) Firewall
3 5 (17.24%) SSH
3 5 (17.24%) LDAP
4 4 (13.79%) LAN
4 4 (13.79%) WAN
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.79%) VLAN
4 4 (13.79%) Network Security
4 4 (13.79%) MPLS
5 3 (10.34%) Internet
6 2 (6.90%) NAS
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (6.90%) SAN
7 1 (3.45%) HTTP
7 1 (3.45%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Maven
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
1 6 (20.69%) Ant
1 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.24%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Hudson
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (13.79%) Billing
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Architect
2 14 (48.28%) Cloud Architect
3 11 (37.93%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (27.59%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.90%) PC Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) boto
2 3 (10.34%) Middleware
3 2 (6.90%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) OC4J
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) J2EE
4 1 (3.45%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) STB
4 1 (3.45%) DTV
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) UNIX
3 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
3 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) VMS
6 1 (3.45%) Solaris
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Software Deployment
3 8 (27.59%) Capacity Management
3 8 (27.59%) Auto-Scaling
4 7 (24.14%) DevOps
4 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (17.24%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
6 5 (17.24%) Migration
6 5 (17.24%) ITIL
6 5 (17.24%) Open Source
7 3 (10.34%) Use Case
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.90%) Project Management
8 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
9 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) Python
1 9 (31.03%) Ruby
2 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.90%) C
4 2 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.45%) Uniface
5 1 (3.45%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) MCSE
1 5 (17.24%) MCSA
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) MCITP
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ACSP
3 1 (3.45%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) XenServer
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Puppet
2 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (13.79%) Ansible
4 2 (6.90%) SCOM
5 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
5 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (3.45%) SCCM
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle
3 6 (20.69%) SAP
4 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
5 4 (13.79%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
6 2 (6.90%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) Google
6 2 (6.90%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (6.90%) Splunk
7 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.45%) McAfee
7 1 (3.45%) Sun
7 1 (3.45%) CommVault
7 1 (3.45%) Veritas
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