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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank - 1 9
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunbury-on-Thames - 31.82% 2.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 87.50% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £330 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +88.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.45% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
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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
1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunbury-on-Thames 16.67% 36.36% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Average daily rate £175 £370 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.70% +111.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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