The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Sunbury-on-Thames 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 2 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunbury-on-Thames 29.41% 2.38% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £370 £175 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+111.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £355
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -
Operating Systems Category
Sunbury-on-Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunbury-on-Thames 29.41% 2.38% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate £370 £175 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+111.42% -60.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £175 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £175 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Linux
Surrey

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Sunbury-on-Thames

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Sunbury-on-Thames region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Sunbury-on-Thames

Linux
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Sunbury-on-Thames

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Online Games
3 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Games
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Data Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Online Games
1 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
Sunbury-On-Thames
Premier Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 days ago