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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South East / Surrey
Rank 4 1 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Contract jobs citing Linux 196 269 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 19.48% 21.68% 7.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 59.39% 57.23% 35.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 167 47
Median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 7
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% -9.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

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
330 470 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 32.80% 37.87% 19.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 297 139
Median daily rate £385 £385 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £185 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 51 25
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £8.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Redhill -4 22 £385 +16.66% 2
Camberley +1 21 £550 +22.22% 2
Woking 0 19 £375 +11.11% 5
Guildford -6 15 £450 +5.88% 9
Egham -1 14 £425 -
Leatherhead 0 11 £608 +27.89% 7
Staines -5 11 £375 +15.38% 7
Epsom +6 10 £400 +32.23% 1
Dorking - 8 - -
Caterham - 3 £651 -
Reigate -8 1 - - 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 129 (40.31%) Unix
2 103 (32.19%) Oracle
3 99 (30.94%) Windows
4 96 (30.00%) SQL
5 88 (27.50%) Java
6 83 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (21.25%) JavaScript
8 63 (19.69%) Finance
9 58 (18.13%) Red Hat
10 54 (16.88%) Configuration Management
10 54 (16.88%) High Availability
11 52 (16.25%) Python
12 50 (15.63%) Cisco
13 49 (15.31%) VMware
14 47 (14.69%) HTML
15 45 (14.06%) Telecoms
16 44 (13.75%) C++
17 42 (13.13%) OO
17 42 (13.13%) Open Source
18 41 (12.81%) Apache
18 41 (12.81%) SAN
19 39 (12.19%) Puppet
19 39 (12.19%) REST
20 38 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 38 (11.88%) Perl
21 36 (11.25%) Security Cleared
21 36 (11.25%) SDLC
22 35 (10.94%) Jenkins
22 35 (10.94%) Solaris
23 34 (10.63%) Subversion

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 41 (12.81%) Apache
2 26 (8.13%) Tomcat
3 17 (5.31%) WebLogic
4 12 (3.75%) Apache Spark
4 12 (3.75%) nginx
5 11 (3.44%) Apache Pig
6 8 (2.50%) Apache Solr
7 7 (2.19%) Drupal
7 7 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.88%) Confluence
9 5 (1.56%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.25%) CMS
10 4 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.94%) JBoss
11 3 (0.94%) Mule
11 3 (0.94%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.94%) WordPress
12 2 (0.63%) SAS
13 1 (0.31%) IIS
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 12 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.88%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.25%) MS Office
4 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.56%) Infor M3
2 4 (1.25%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.06%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.06%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.19%) GitHub
5 4 (1.25%) IaaS
5 4 (1.25%) PaaS
6 3 (0.94%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (12.81%) SAN
2 31 (9.69%) LTE
3 29 (9.06%) GSM
3 29 (9.06%) NAS
3 29 (9.06%) UMTS
3 29 (9.06%) VoIP
4 24 (7.50%) Asterisk PBX
5 23 (7.19%) Diameter Protocol
5 23 (7.19%) PBX
5 23 (7.19%) RANAP
5 23 (7.19%) RTP
6 21 (6.56%) FTP
7 18 (5.63%) WAN
8 17 (5.31%) VPN
9 15 (4.69%) DNS
9 15 (4.69%) LAN
9 15 (4.69%) SSH
9 15 (4.69%) TCP/IP
10 12 (3.75%) HTTP
11 11 (3.44%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.06%) MySQL
1 29 (9.06%) Oracle Database
2 28 (8.75%) NoSQL
3 25 (7.81%) Relational Database
4 21 (6.56%) MongoDB
4 21 (6.56%) RDBMS
4 21 (6.56%) SQL Server
5 20 (6.25%) SQLPlus
6 18 (5.63%) Hadoop
7 17 (5.31%) Big Data
8 11 (3.44%) Apache Hive
8 11 (3.44%) Sqoop
9 9 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.81%) HBase
9 9 (2.81%) Oracle Exadata
10 8 (2.50%) Apache Zeppelin
11 7 (2.19%) DB2
12 3 (0.94%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (10.94%) Jenkins
2 34 (10.63%) Subversion
3 33 (10.31%) Git (software)
4 23 (7.19%) GCC
4 23 (7.19%) GDB
4 23 (7.19%) Trac
5 17 (5.31%) Maven
5 17 (5.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (4.69%) ProC
7 11 (3.44%) Selenium
8 10 (3.13%) Eclipse
9 7 (2.19%) Bitbucket
9 7 (2.19%) JIRA
9 7 (2.19%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (1.88%) LoadRunner
10 6 (1.88%) Metasploit
11 5 (1.56%) JUnit
12 4 (1.25%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.94%) Artifactory
13 3 (0.94%) TeamCity
General
1 63 (19.69%) Finance
2 45 (14.06%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.31%) Legal
4 8 (2.50%) Electronics
5 7 (2.19%) Law
6 6 (1.88%) Banking
7 5 (1.56%) Marketing
8 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.25%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.94%) Retail
10 2 (0.63%) Military
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
11 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (25.63%) Developer
2 53 (16.56%) Administrator
3 32 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 28 (8.75%) JavaScript Developer
5 26 (8.13%) Software Engineer
6 25 (7.81%) C++ Software Engineer
6 25 (7.81%) Systems Administrator
7 24 (7.50%) Java Developer
7 24 (7.50%) Oracle Developer
7 24 (7.50%) Storage Administrator
8 23 (7.19%) Unix Administrator
9 22 (6.88%) SQL Developer
10 18 (5.63%) Architect
10 18 (5.63%) Node.js Developer
10 18 (5.63%) PL/SQL Developer
11 16 (5.00%) Oracle Architect
11 16 (5.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
11 16 (5.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
12 15 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (4.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (14.69%) HTML
2 39 (12.19%) REST
3 25 (7.81%) HTML5
3 25 (7.81%) SOAP
4 23 (7.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 23 (7.19%) jQuery
4 23 (7.19%) STL
5 22 (6.88%) JSON
6 21 (6.56%) Node.js
7 20 (6.25%) XML
8 17 (5.31%) Express
9 13 (4.06%) Web Services
10 12 (3.75%) JMS
10 12 (3.75%) Spring
11 10 (3.13%) Middleware
12 8 (2.50%) AngularJS
12 8 (2.50%) Apache Tez
12 8 (2.50%) Kafka
12 8 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 7 (2.19%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.63%) Data Centre
2 27 (8.44%) Enterprise Storage
3 17 (5.31%) User Experience
4 12 (3.75%) iSeries
5 9 (2.81%) Grid Computing
6 8 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (2.19%) AS400
7 7 (2.19%) Fat Client
7 7 (2.19%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.88%) Replication
9 5 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (1.25%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.25%) Clustering
11 3 (0.94%) DataPower
11 3 (0.94%) EMC VNX
12 2 (0.63%) CESG
12 2 (0.63%) Digital TV
12 2 (0.63%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.63%) MPEG
12 2 (0.63%) STB
Operating Systems
1 129 (40.31%) Unix
2 99 (30.94%) Windows
3 38 (11.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 35 (10.94%) Solaris
5 25 (7.81%) AIX
6 22 (6.88%) CentOS
7 14 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (3.75%) Ubuntu
9 9 (2.81%) Windows Server
10 8 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.56%) Debian
11 5 (1.56%) HPUX
12 4 (1.25%) Android
13 3 (0.94%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (0.94%) SUSE
14 2 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.63%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (16.88%) Configuration Management
2 54 (16.88%) High Availability
3 42 (13.13%) OO
3 42 (13.13%) Open Source
4 36 (11.25%) SDLC
5 33 (10.31%) Software Engineering
6 32 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 26 (8.13%) DevOps
7 26 (8.13%) Performance Tuning
8 25 (7.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 25 (7.81%) Service Delivery
9 24 (7.50%) Cross-Platform Development
10 23 (7.19%) Requirements Analysis
11 21 (6.56%) Multithreading
12 20 (6.25%) MVC
13 17 (5.31%) Migration
13 17 (5.31%) OOD
13 17 (5.31%) Pair Programming
14 16 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (30.00%) SQL
2 88 (27.50%) Java
3 68 (21.25%) JavaScript
4 52 (16.25%) Python
5 44 (13.75%) C++
6 38 (11.88%) Perl
7 32 (10.00%) C
8 31 (9.69%) PowerShell
9 29 (9.06%) Shell Script
10 26 (8.13%) PL/SQL
10 26 (8.13%) Ruby
11 22 (6.88%) Bash Shell
12 20 (6.25%) PHP
13 8 (2.50%) C#
14 6 (1.88%) Groovy
15 2 (0.63%) Embedded C
15 2 (0.63%) Embedded C++
16 1 (0.31%) R
16 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 33 (10.31%) SC Cleared
3 27 (8.44%) Degree
4 8 (2.50%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.88%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.88%) CEH
5 6 (1.88%) MCSE
5 6 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.88%) RHCT
6 4 (1.25%) CCNA
6 4 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.25%) ISEB
6 4 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.63%) BICSI Certification
7 2 (0.63%) CCNP
7 2 (0.63%) JNCIA
7 2 (0.63%) JNCIS
7 2 (0.63%) LPIC
7 2 (0.63%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.06%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.88%) QA
2 6 (1.88%) SLA
3 5 (1.56%) PA-DSS
4 4 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (8.13%) Docker
2 25 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (7.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 24 (7.50%) Veritas File System
4 14 (4.38%) vSphere
5 11 (3.44%) Active Directory
5 11 (3.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 11 (3.44%) HDFS
5 11 (3.44%) NFS
5 11 (3.44%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (2.81%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.50%) Apache Flume
7 8 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (2.19%) vCloud
8 7 (2.19%) XenApp
8 7 (2.19%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.94%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.63%) Firmware
10 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 39 (12.19%) Puppet
2 22 (6.88%) Ansible
3 18 (5.63%) NetBackup
4 15 (4.69%) Oozie
5 12 (3.75%) Nagios
5 12 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (3.44%) Ambari
6 11 (3.44%) Hadoop YARN
7 10 (3.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 8 (2.50%) EMC Navisphere
9 7 (2.19%) Tivoli
9 7 (2.19%) vRealize
10 6 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (1.56%) logstash
12 4 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.94%) Data Guard
13 3 (0.94%) Kibana
13 3 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (0.94%) Rsyslog
13 3 (0.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 103 (32.19%) Oracle
2 58 (18.13%) Red Hat
3 50 (15.63%) Cisco
4 49 (15.31%) VMware
5 28 (8.75%) Veritas
6 27 (8.44%) Sun
7 21 (6.56%) Microsoft
8 19 (5.94%) Symantec
9 18 (5.63%) HP
10 14 (4.38%) NetApp
11 13 (4.06%) Brocade
11 13 (4.06%) IBM
12 12 (3.75%) Citrix
13 9 (2.81%) Hortonworks
13 9 (2.81%) Teradata
14 7 (2.19%) Hitachi
14 7 (2.19%) Wyse
15 5 (1.56%) SolarWinds
15 5 (1.56%) TOWER Software
16 4 (1.25%) TIBCO
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