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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 14 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing Linux 18 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 11.25% 16.85% 14.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.29% 54.55% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 10
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£338 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £33.25 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+9.77% -6.33%
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
28 55 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 17.50% 30.90% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 16
Average daily rate £400 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.12% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -14.28%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) UNIX
3 9 (25.00%) Middleware
3 9 (25.00%) SAP
3 9 (25.00%) HP
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) Finance
4 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (19.44%) C
5 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
6 6 (16.67%) Java
6 6 (16.67%) ClearCase
6 6 (16.67%) DTV
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
8 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (11.11%) Smart Meter
8 4 (11.11%) Data Guard
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
9 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
9 3 (8.33%) NAS
9 3 (8.33%) Software Architecture
9 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (8.33%) Test Management
9 3 (8.33%) Google
9 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.78%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) NAS
1 3 (8.33%) DVB
1 3 (8.33%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) SSH
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
3 1 (2.78%) FTP
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.78%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Architect
2 10 (27.78%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.78%) C# Programmer
7 1 (2.78%) NetWeaver Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (8.33%) POSIX
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) OC4J
3 1 (2.78%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) DTV
2 4 (11.11%) Smart Meter
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.33%) STB
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) PMI
5 1 (2.78%) User Experience
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.78%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.33%) Software Architecture
3 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (8.33%) Test Management
3 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (8.33%) UML
3 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (5.56%) Scrum
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
4 2 (5.56%) DRM
4 2 (5.56%) SEO
4 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Multithreading
4 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) C
3 6 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.56%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (2.78%) ABAP
6 1 (2.78%) ActionScript
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PMP
2 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.78%) CISSP
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) CISM
3 1 (2.78%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.78%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) SAP
1 9 (25.00%) HP
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Google
5 2 (5.56%) Sun
Staines, Middlesex
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