The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Staines region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 4 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing Linux 28 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 16.18% 15.94% 6.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.79% 44.90% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
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£363 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.28% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
Operating Systems Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 49 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 22.54% 35.51% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 4
Average daily rate £375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 3
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Linux
Surrey

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014, 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 18 (40.91%) SQL
1 18 (40.91%) UNIX
2 17 (38.64%) Java
3 14 (31.82%) C
4 13 (29.55%) Windows
5 12 (27.27%) Python
5 12 (27.27%) Oracle
5 12 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 12 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 10 (22.73%) Big Data
6 10 (22.73%) Apache Pig
6 10 (22.73%) Hadoop
6 10 (22.73%) Apache Hive
6 10 (22.73%) DTV
6 10 (22.73%) ClearCase
7 9 (20.45%) Perl
7 9 (20.45%) Open Source
7 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
7 9 (20.45%) HBase
8 8 (18.18%) MapReduce
8 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
8 8 (18.18%) Analytics
8 8 (18.18%) Project Planning
8 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
9 7 (15.91%) POSIX
9 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
9 7 (15.91%) Sybase
9 7 (15.91%) DB2

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 10 (22.73%) Apache Pig
2 4 (9.09%) CloudStack
3 3 (6.82%) Documentum
3 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Firewall
1 5 (11.36%) LAN
1 5 (11.36%) WAN
2 4 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 4 (9.09%) BIG-IP
3 3 (6.82%) DVB
3 3 (6.82%) FTP
4 2 (4.55%) NFC
4 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 10 (22.73%) Big Data
2 10 (22.73%) Hadoop
2 10 (22.73%) Apache Hive
3 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
3 9 (20.45%) HBase
4 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
5 7 (15.91%) RDBMS
5 7 (15.91%) DB2
6 6 (13.64%) RapidMiner
6 6 (13.64%) Couchbase
7 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
9 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (2.27%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) ClearCase
2 3 (6.82%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.27%) Hudson
4 1 (2.27%) GNU Toolchain
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 12 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 6 (13.64%) Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Support Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Network Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Network Support
7 3 (6.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) MapReduce
2 7 (15.91%) POSIX
3 6 (13.64%) Natural Language Processing
4 4 (9.09%) Web Services
5 3 (6.82%) SOAP
6 2 (4.55%) Middleware
6 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.27%) CSS
7 1 (2.27%) HTML
7 1 (2.27%) OpenCL
7 1 (2.27%) DirectCompute
7 1 (2.27%) HTML5
7 1 (2.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) DTV
2 9 (20.45%) Open Source
3 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Handset
4 2 (4.55%) STB
5 1 (2.27%) Interactive TV
5 1 (2.27%) IPTV
5 1 (2.27%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) CUDA
5 1 (2.27%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) UNIX
2 13 (29.55%) Windows
3 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.82%) Solaris
5 2 (4.55%) CentOS
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.27%) VMS
6 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 8 (18.18%) Analytics
2 8 (18.18%) Project Planning
2 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 7 (15.91%) OOP
3 7 (15.91%) OO
4 6 (13.64%) Project Management
4 6 (13.64%) Data Security
5 4 (9.09%) UML
5 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.82%) Workflow
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL
6 3 (6.82%) Release Management
7 2 (4.55%) Refactoring
7 2 (4.55%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (4.55%) ETL
7 2 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 17 (38.64%) Java
3 14 (31.82%) C
4 12 (27.27%) Python
5 9 (20.45%) Perl
6 7 (15.91%) R
7 6 (13.64%) Shell Script
8 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
8 5 (11.36%) C++
9 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
9 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
10 3 (6.82%) Korn
11 2 (4.55%) VB
12 1 (2.27%) C#
12 1 (2.27%) PHP
12 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (11.36%) CCIE
1 5 (11.36%) CCNP
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) XenApp
1 4 (9.09%) XenServer
1 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.55%) KVM
2 2 (4.55%) Xen
3 1 (2.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.27%) Ansible
1 1 (2.27%) Salt
1 1 (2.27%) HAProxy
1 1 (2.27%) Puppet
1 1 (2.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.91%) Sybase
4 6 (13.64%) Tableau
4 6 (13.64%) Cloudera
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco
6 4 (9.09%) F5
6 4 (9.09%) Juniper
6 4 (9.09%) Citrix
6 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 4 (9.09%) AppSense
7 3 (6.82%) Perforce
7 3 (6.82%) Sun
7 3 (6.82%) EMC
7 3 (6.82%) SAP
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.27%) Hortonworks
Staines, Middlesex
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