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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South East / Surrey
Rank 4 2 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Contract jobs citing Linux 164 241 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.37% 20.44% 7.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.16% 58.21% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 152 45
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 7
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.09% -5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +5.47%

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
292 414 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.93% 35.11% 19.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 259 131
Median daily rate £380 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 41 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 January 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 January 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
Camberley +2 19 £575 +27.77% 3
Guildford -5 19 £463 +23.33% 7
Leatherhead +2 15 £488 +8.33% 8
Egham +1 14 £425 - 2
Epsom +6 12 - - 1
Woking -5 10 £378 +11.85% 8
Dorking 0 8 - - 1
Redhill -5 7 £430 +30.30% 4
Staines -11 6 £430 -4.44% 1
Caterham - 3 £651 -
Reigate +3 1 - - 3
Tadworth - 1 - -
Esher - 1 £325 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 87 (32.83%) Windows
2 84 (31.70%) Unix
3 74 (27.92%) Java
4 65 (24.53%) SQL
5 57 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (21.13%) Oracle
7 51 (19.25%) VMware
7 51 (19.25%) High Availability
8 49 (18.49%) Finance
8 49 (18.49%) Red Hat
9 48 (18.11%) Cisco
10 43 (16.23%) Python
11 40 (15.09%) Apache
11 40 (15.09%) Puppet
11 40 (15.09%) Open Source
12 39 (14.72%) Security Cleared
12 39 (14.72%) C++
12 39 (14.72%) OO
12 39 (14.72%) Telecoms
13 38 (14.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 36 (13.58%) SC Cleared
15 35 (13.21%) Subversion
15 35 (13.21%) SAN
16 32 (12.08%) Ruby
16 32 (12.08%) Amazon AWS
16 32 (12.08%) REST
17 31 (11.70%) Software Engineering
18 30 (11.32%) LTE
18 30 (11.32%) Configuration Management
18 30 (11.32%) JavaScript

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 40 (15.09%) Apache
2 18 (6.79%) Tomcat
3 14 (5.28%) Apache Spark
4 11 (4.15%) Apache Pig
4 11 (4.15%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.15%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.02%) Apache Solr
5 8 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.13%) Confluence
6 3 (1.13%) Drupal
6 3 (1.13%) JBoss
6 3 (1.13%) Mule
6 3 (1.13%) nginx
6 3 (1.13%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.75%) SAS
8 1 (0.38%) CMS
8 1 (0.38%) Moodle
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.51%) MS Office
2 4 (1.51%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.38%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 32 (12.08%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (7.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.91%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.89%) GitHub
5 4 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (1.51%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.51%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.13%) IaaS
6 3 (1.13%) PaaS
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (13.21%) SAN
2 30 (11.32%) LTE
3 28 (10.57%) GSM
3 28 (10.57%) UMTS
3 28 (10.57%) VoIP
4 23 (8.68%) Asterisk PBX
4 23 (8.68%) NAS
5 22 (8.30%) Diameter Protocol
5 22 (8.30%) PBX
5 22 (8.30%) RANAP
5 22 (8.30%) RTP
6 19 (7.17%) FTP
6 19 (7.17%) VPN
6 19 (7.17%) WAN
7 16 (6.04%) LAN
7 16 (6.04%) TCP/IP
8 15 (5.66%) DNS
8 15 (5.66%) SSH
9 13 (4.91%) HTTP
10 11 (4.15%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.57%) MySQL
2 26 (9.81%) NoSQL
3 19 (7.17%) Big Data
4 18 (6.79%) Hadoop
4 18 (6.79%) MongoDB
5 15 (5.66%) SQL Server
6 11 (4.15%) Apache Hive
6 11 (4.15%) Sqoop
7 9 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (3.40%) HBase
7 9 (3.40%) Oracle Exadata
8 8 (3.02%) Apache Zeppelin
9 7 (2.64%) DB2
10 6 (2.26%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.26%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.89%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.13%) Mahout
13 2 (0.75%) InterSystems Cache
13 2 (0.75%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 35 (13.21%) Subversion
2 24 (9.06%) Git (software)
3 22 (8.30%) GCC
3 22 (8.30%) GDB
3 22 (8.30%) Trac
4 17 (6.42%) Jenkins
5 14 (5.28%) Maven
6 11 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (3.77%) Selenium
8 8 (3.02%) Eclipse
9 7 (2.64%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (2.26%) Bitbucket
10 6 (2.26%) Metasploit
11 5 (1.89%) JIRA
12 3 (1.13%) JUnit
12 3 (1.13%) LoadRunner
12 3 (1.13%) ProC
12 3 (1.13%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.75%) Hudson
13 2 (0.75%) MSI
General
1 49 (18.49%) Finance
2 39 (14.72%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.77%) Legal
4 5 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.51%) Banking
5 4 (1.51%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.51%) Law
6 3 (1.13%) Retail
7 2 (0.75%) Marketing
7 2 (0.75%) Military
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) Billing
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (21.51%) Developer
2 48 (18.11%) Administrator
3 36 (13.58%) Linux Engineer
4 24 (9.06%) Software Engineer
5 23 (8.68%) C++ Software Engineer
6 21 (7.92%) Systems Administrator
7 20 (7.55%) Java Developer
8 19 (7.17%) JavaScript Developer
9 18 (6.79%) DevOps Engineer
10 17 (6.42%) Storage Administrator
11 16 (6.04%) Node.js Developer
11 16 (6.04%) Unix Administrator
12 15 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (4.15%) Data Administrator
13 11 (4.15%) Linux Administrator
14 10 (3.77%) Linux Developer
14 10 (3.77%) Senior DevOps
14 10 (3.77%) Storage Systems Administrator
14 10 (3.77%) Unix Engineer
14 10 (3.77%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.08%) REST
2 22 (8.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 22 (8.30%) STL
3 21 (7.92%) SOAP
3 21 (7.92%) XML
4 18 (6.79%) Node.js
5 17 (6.42%) JSON
6 15 (5.66%) Express
6 15 (5.66%) HTML
7 12 (4.53%) Web Services
8 9 (3.40%) AngularJS
8 9 (3.40%) JMS
8 9 (3.40%) Middleware
8 9 (3.40%) Spring
9 8 (3.02%) Apache Tez
9 8 (3.02%) Kafka
9 8 (3.02%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 7 (2.64%) JAXB
11 6 (2.26%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (2.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.57%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 15 (5.66%) User Experience
4 11 (4.15%) iSeries
5 9 (3.40%) Grid Computing
6 7 (2.64%) AS400
6 7 (2.64%) Fat Client
6 7 (2.64%) Thin Client
7 6 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.26%) Replication
8 4 (1.51%) Clustering
8 4 (1.51%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.13%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.13%) DataPower
10 2 (0.75%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.75%) Digital TV
10 2 (0.75%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.75%) MPEG
10 2 (0.75%) STB
11 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 87 (32.83%) Windows
2 84 (31.70%) Unix
3 38 (14.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (10.19%) Solaris
5 25 (9.43%) CentOS
6 12 (4.53%) Ubuntu
7 11 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (3.40%) AIX
9 8 (3.02%) Windows Server
10 7 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.89%) HPUX
12 4 (1.51%) Debian
13 3 (1.13%) Data ONTAP
13 3 (1.13%) SUSE
14 2 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.38%) Fedora
15 1 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (21.51%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (19.25%) High Availability
3 40 (15.09%) Open Source
4 39 (14.72%) OO
5 31 (11.70%) Software Engineering
6 30 (11.32%) Configuration Management
6 30 (11.32%) DevOps
7 23 (8.68%) Continuous Delivery
7 23 (8.68%) Cross-Platform Development
8 22 (8.30%) Migration
9 17 (6.42%) Multithreading
9 17 (6.42%) MVC
9 17 (6.42%) Service Delivery
10 15 (5.66%) Load Balancing
10 15 (5.66%) OOD
10 15 (5.66%) Pair Programming
11 14 (5.28%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (5.28%) ITIL
11 14 (5.28%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (4.91%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 74 (27.92%) Java
2 65 (24.53%) SQL
3 43 (16.23%) Python
4 39 (14.72%) C++
5 32 (12.08%) Ruby
6 30 (11.32%) JavaScript
7 29 (10.94%) Perl
8 26 (9.81%) PowerShell
9 18 (6.79%) C
10 15 (5.66%) Bash Shell
11 10 (3.77%) PHP
12 7 (2.64%) C#
12 7 (2.64%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.89%) Groovy
13 5 (1.89%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.13%) VBScript
15 1 (0.38%) R
15 1 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (14.72%) Security Cleared
2 36 (13.58%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.15%) Degree
4 9 (3.40%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.64%) AWS Certification
6 6 (2.26%) CEH
6 6 (2.26%) ISEB
6 6 (2.26%) RHCT
7 4 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.75%) CCNA
9 2 (0.75%) CCNP
9 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.75%) MCSE
9 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.38%) CISSP
10 1 (0.38%) CSSLP
10 1 (0.38%) ISSAP
10 1 (0.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.15%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.89%) PA-DSS
2 5 (1.89%) SLA
3 3 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 29 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 17 (6.42%) Veritas File System
3 14 (5.28%) vSphere
4 11 (4.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 11 (4.15%) HDFS
5 10 (3.77%) Active Directory
5 10 (3.77%) Docker
5 10 (3.77%) NFS
5 10 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (3.40%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (3.02%) Apache Flume
7 8 (3.02%) vCloud
8 7 (2.64%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (2.64%) XenApp
8 7 (2.64%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.75%) GPFS
9 2 (0.75%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.75%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 40 (15.09%) Puppet
2 28 (10.57%) Ansible
3 17 (6.42%) Oozie
4 14 (5.28%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (4.15%) Ambari
5 11 (4.15%) Hadoop YARN
5 11 (4.15%) NetBackup
6 10 (3.77%) Nagios
7 9 (3.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 7 (2.64%) EMC Navisphere
8 7 (2.64%) Tivoli
8 7 (2.64%) vRealize
9 5 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (1.51%) logstash
10 4 (1.51%) Packer
11 3 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.75%) Data Guard
12 2 (0.75%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.75%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 56 (21.13%) Oracle
2 51 (19.25%) VMware
3 49 (18.49%) Red Hat
4 48 (18.11%) Cisco
5 21 (7.92%) Veritas
6 20 (7.55%) Microsoft
6 20 (7.55%) Sun
7 16 (6.04%) HP
8 14 (5.28%) NetApp
9 13 (4.91%) Brocade
10 12 (4.53%) Citrix
10 12 (4.53%) IBM
10 12 (4.53%) Symantec
11 9 (3.40%) Hortonworks
11 9 (3.40%) Teradata
12 7 (2.64%) Hitachi
12 7 (2.64%) Wyse
13 5 (1.89%) TOWER Software
14 4 (1.51%) EMC
15 3 (1.13%) Altiris
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago