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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - - 1
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunbury-on-Thames - - 35.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
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 Sunbury-on-Thames region.

Operating Systems Category
Sunbury-on-Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunbury-on-Thames 9.09% 16.67% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £175 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -52.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Sunbury-on-Thames

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sunbury-on-Thames region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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