The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 211 120 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.80% 9.09% 7.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.97% 33.90% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 58 52
Median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £324 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 1
Median hourly rate £44.25 £46.00 £51.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.80% -9.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
Linux
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
406 354 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 32.32% 26.82% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 199 169
Median daily rate £400 £355 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +10.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 32 32
Median hourly rate £41.75 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.35% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Surrey region.

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Linux
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead +21 42 £500 +11.11% 2
Staines +4 30 £400 +3.22% 1
Camberley +4 18 £500 +29.03% 7
Woking +12 17 £440 - 7
Guildford +13 11 £413 +10.06% 8
Epsom +4 10 £350 -
Egham +10 9 £400 - 1
Redhill +1 9 £425 +26.86% 6
Reigate - 9 £450 - 4
Tadworth - 3 - -
Weybridge -12 1 - - 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Linux.

1 184 (37.10%) Unix
2 151 (30.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 145 (29.23%) Windows
4 133 (26.81%) Security Cleared
5 122 (24.60%) SC Cleared
6 120 (24.19%) Java
7 112 (22.58%) Finance
8 104 (20.97%) Oracle
8 104 (20.97%) Red Hat
9 98 (19.76%) SQL
10 96 (19.35%) SAN
11 94 (18.95%) Python
12 92 (18.55%) Solaris
13 88 (17.74%) VMware
14 76 (15.32%) DevOps
15 75 (15.12%) Puppet
15 75 (15.12%) Data Centre
15 75 (15.12%) Microsoft
16 69 (13.91%) Ruby
17 65 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
18 63 (12.70%) XML
19 62 (12.50%) TCP/IP
20 61 (12.30%) Ansible
21 60 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
22 59 (11.90%) Active Directory
22 59 (11.90%) JBoss
22 59 (11.90%) Shell Script
23 57 (11.49%) Apache
23 57 (11.49%) Perl
23 57 (11.49%) Git (software)

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 59 (11.90%) JBoss
2 57 (11.49%) Apache
3 48 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 28 (5.65%) WebLogic
5 19 (3.83%) WebSphere
6 16 (3.23%) OpenStack
7 9 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.41%) TPMS
9 6 (1.21%) Apache Pig
10 5 (1.01%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.81%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.60%) IIS
13 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.20%) Drupal
13 1 (0.20%) nginx
13 1 (0.20%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.41%) MS Office
4 5 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.20%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.20%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 55 (11.09%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.43%) IaaS
3 17 (3.43%) PaaS
4 12 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (2.02%) SaaS
7 9 (1.81%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.60%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.60%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.40%) Office 365
10 2 (0.40%) Route 53
10 2 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 96 (19.35%) SAN
2 62 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 56 (11.29%) SSL
4 37 (7.46%) Firewall
5 34 (6.85%) NAS
6 30 (6.05%) Fibre Channel
7 28 (5.65%) VPN
8 27 (5.44%) LDAP
9 23 (4.64%) Network Security
10 17 (3.43%) IPsec
10 17 (3.43%) SSH
11 15 (3.02%) LAN
11 15 (3.02%) Reverse Proxy
11 15 (3.02%) WAN
12 14 (2.82%) DNS
13 12 (2.42%) Internet
14 11 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (2.02%) FTP
16 9 (1.81%) DHCP
17 8 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.85%) MySQL
3 21 (4.23%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.83%) Oracle Database
5 17 (3.43%) DB2
6 16 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 16 (3.23%) VoltDB
7 13 (2.62%) Big Data
8 10 (2.02%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.81%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.81%) OLTP
9 9 (1.81%) VLDB
10 7 (1.41%) Apache Hive
11 6 (1.21%) HBase
11 6 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.21%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.01%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 57 (11.49%) Git (software)
2 52 (10.48%) Subversion
3 46 (9.27%) Maven
4 38 (7.66%) Eclipse
5 37 (7.46%) Jenkins
6 22 (4.44%) SoapUI
7 19 (3.83%) JUnit
8 15 (3.02%) JMeter
9 14 (2.82%) Selenium
10 11 (2.22%) Cucumber
11 10 (2.02%) JBehave
12 9 (1.81%) Ant
12 9 (1.81%) JIRA
13 7 (1.41%) Trac
14 5 (1.01%) ClearCase
15 4 (0.81%) Gradle
15 4 (0.81%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.81%) TestNG
15 4 (0.81%) Visual Studio
16 3 (0.60%) ANTLR
General
1 112 (22.58%) Finance
2 42 (8.47%) Banking
3 19 (3.83%) Investment Banking
3 19 (3.83%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.23%) Retail
5 9 (1.81%) Legal
6 4 (0.81%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.60%) Automotive
8 2 (0.40%) Back Office
8 2 (0.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Games
9 1 (0.20%) Law
9 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 84 (16.94%) Administrator
2 81 (16.33%) Developer
3 59 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
4 58 (11.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 44 (8.87%) Java Developer
5 44 (8.87%) Unix Administrator
6 38 (7.66%) Architect
7 30 (6.05%) Linux Engineer
8 29 (5.85%) Support Engineer
9 28 (5.65%) Security Engineer
10 27 (5.44%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 24 (4.84%) Software Engineer
12 22 (4.44%) Analyst
13 20 (4.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 20 (4.03%) Technical Leader
14 18 (3.63%) Storage Administrator
14 18 (3.63%) Storage Systems Administrator
14 18 (3.63%) Team Leader
15 17 (3.43%) Senior DevOps
15 17 (3.43%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (12.70%) XML
2 42 (8.47%) Web Services
3 30 (6.05%) SOAP
4 20 (4.03%) Java EE
5 18 (3.63%) JCE
6 16 (3.23%) SAML
7 14 (2.82%) HTML
7 14 (2.82%) JSON
8 13 (2.62%) REST
9 11 (2.22%) CSS
9 11 (2.22%) Spring
9 11 (2.22%) XML Messaging
10 10 (2.02%) JMS
11 9 (1.81%) LAMP
12 8 (1.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 8 (1.61%) STL
13 7 (1.41%) jQuery
14 6 (1.21%) HTML5
15 5 (1.01%) Drools
15 5 (1.01%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (15.12%) Data Centre
2 49 (9.88%) PKI
3 35 (7.06%) Cryptography
4 29 (5.85%) Clustering
5 28 (5.65%) Algorithms
6 22 (4.44%) EMC VMAX
7 20 (4.03%) Computer Science
8 15 (3.02%) AS400
8 15 (3.02%) iSeries
9 13 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (2.62%) Enterprise Storage
10 10 (2.02%) EMC VNX
10 10 (2.02%) RSA SecurID
11 9 (1.81%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.81%) Smart Meter
12 7 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (1.41%) Replication
13 6 (1.21%) HACMP
14 5 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
14 5 (1.01%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 184 (37.10%) Unix
2 151 (30.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 145 (29.23%) Windows
4 92 (18.55%) Solaris
5 43 (8.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (7.26%) Windows Server
7 29 (5.85%) AIX
8 24 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (4.44%) CentOS
10 16 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (2.42%) Data ONTAP
12 7 (1.41%) Ubuntu
13 5 (1.01%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.60%) Debian
16 2 (0.40%) Android
16 2 (0.40%) SUSE
16 2 (0.40%) Windows 10
16 2 (0.40%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (15.32%) DevOps
2 60 (12.10%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (11.09%) Migration
4 54 (10.89%) ITIL
5 43 (8.67%) Change Management
6 42 (8.47%) Software Engineering
7 31 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 29 (5.85%) High Availability
9 27 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
10 26 (5.24%) Integration Testing
11 25 (5.04%) Open Source
12 24 (4.84%) Project Management
12 24 (4.84%) Use Case
13 21 (4.23%) Problem Management
14 20 (4.03%) Multithreading
14 20 (4.03%) Performance Monitoring
14 20 (4.03%) Scrum
15 19 (3.83%) Service Delivery
16 18 (3.63%) Identity Management
16 18 (3.63%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (24.19%) Java
2 98 (19.76%) SQL
3 94 (18.95%) Python
4 69 (13.91%) Ruby
5 59 (11.90%) Shell Script
6 57 (11.49%) Perl
7 39 (7.86%) C++
8 30 (6.05%) C
8 30 (6.05%) JavaScript
9 28 (5.65%) Bash Shell
10 26 (5.24%) PowerShell
11 14 (2.82%) PHP
12 10 (2.02%) Embedded C++
13 9 (1.81%) Korn
14 7 (1.41%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.21%) Bourne shell
15 6 (1.21%) Embedded C
16 5 (1.01%) C#
17 2 (0.40%) ActionScript
17 2 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 133 (26.81%) Security Cleared
2 122 (24.60%) SC Cleared
3 42 (8.47%) Degree
4 15 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (2.62%) CISSP
6 10 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (1.81%) MCSE
8 8 (1.61%) CCNA
8 8 (1.61%) ISTQB
9 6 (1.21%) JNCIA
10 5 (1.01%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.81%) CCSP
11 4 (0.81%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.81%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.81%) EMC Certification
11 4 (0.81%) GIAC
11 4 (0.81%) MCITP
11 4 (0.81%) NCDA
11 4 (0.81%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.03%) SLA
2 11 (2.22%) FIPS 140-2
2 11 (2.22%) QA
3 6 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.40%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.40%) MISRA
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 65 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (11.90%) Active Directory
3 31 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 25 (5.04%) Hyper-V
4 25 (5.04%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 16 (3.23%) GlusterFS
5 16 (3.23%) vSphere
6 13 (2.62%) Firmware
7 11 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (2.02%) vCloud
9 7 (1.41%) NFS
9 7 (1.41%) VMware ESX
9 7 (1.41%) XenApp
9 7 (1.41%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.21%) Apache Flume
10 6 (1.21%) Veritas File System
10 6 (1.21%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (1.21%) Xen
11 5 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 75 (15.12%) Puppet
2 61 (12.30%) Ansible
3 53 (10.69%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (6.05%) NetBackup
5 21 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
6 18 (3.63%) Red Hat Satellite
7 17 (3.43%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 15 (3.02%) Oracle ZFS
9 14 (2.82%) Failover Clustering
10 11 (2.22%) Legato
10 11 (2.22%) Tivoli
11 10 (2.02%) SCCM
11 10 (2.02%) Simpana
12 8 (1.61%) yum
13 6 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (1.21%) Oozie
14 5 (1.01%) Foglight
14 5 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 5 (1.01%) Zenoss
15 4 (0.81%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 104 (20.97%) Oracle
1 104 (20.97%) Red Hat
2 88 (17.74%) VMware
3 75 (15.12%) Microsoft
4 55 (11.09%) Veritas
5 52 (10.48%) EMC
6 50 (10.08%) Cisco
7 39 (7.86%) HP
8 38 (7.66%) NetApp
9 32 (6.45%) Citrix
10 30 (6.05%) Brocade
10 30 (6.05%) Sun
11 26 (5.24%) IBM
12 18 (3.63%) Juniper
13 16 (3.23%) CheckPoint
13 16 (3.23%) Palo Alto
14 14 (2.82%) StorageTek
14 14 (2.82%) Symantec
15 11 (2.22%) CommVault
15 11 (2.22%) Splunk
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