The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sunbury-on-Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 10 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunbury-on-Thames 3.57% 17.65% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £438 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Sunbury-on-Thames region.

Operating Systems Category
Sunbury-on-Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunbury-on-Thames 7.14% 17.65% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sunbury-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sunbury-on-Thames 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) XAML
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) IPv4
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) SQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Sunbury-on-Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sunbury-on-Thames 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 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IPv4
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (25.00%) CppUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) XAML
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle