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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 7 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing Linux 133 229 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.76% 16.79% 8.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.48% 51.58% 33.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 151 73
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £303 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +3.40%
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
299 444 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.69% 32.55% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 295 184
Median daily rate £350 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 29 46
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £37.50 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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
Staines -2 21 £408 -22.38% 5
Guildford -1 19 £463 +52.89% 5
Camberley +4 14 - - 5
Leatherhead +1 12 £475 +5.55% 7
Epsom +5 9 - -
Egham +1 7 £425 - 2
Dorking +2 3 - -
Woking -8 3 £380 - 15
Redhill -10 2 £385 +40.00% 1
Tadworth - 2 - -
Reigate +7 1 - - 1
Caterham - 1 - -
Esher - 1 £325 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 94 (31.02%) Windows
2 82 (27.06%) Python
3 76 (25.08%) Unix
4 75 (24.75%) Puppet
5 71 (23.43%) Java
6 65 (21.45%) SQL
7 64 (21.12%) Finance
8 63 (20.79%) Amazon AWS
8 63 (20.79%) Ruby
9 61 (20.13%) DevOps
10 59 (19.47%) Oracle
11 58 (19.14%) Security Cleared
12 55 (18.15%) Apache
12 55 (18.15%) Red Hat
12 55 (18.15%) SC Cleared
12 55 (18.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 54 (17.82%) Ansible
14 51 (16.83%) Cisco
15 49 (16.17%) VMware
16 48 (15.84%) Open Source
17 47 (15.51%) High Availability
18 45 (14.85%) Opscode Chef
18 45 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
19 44 (14.52%) C++
20 42 (13.86%) Tomcat
21 39 (12.87%) Subversion
21 39 (12.87%) Software Engineering
21 39 (12.87%) Git (software)
22 38 (12.54%) VMware Infrastructure
23 37 (12.21%) Perl

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 55 (18.15%) Apache
2 42 (13.86%) Tomcat
3 29 (9.57%) WebLogic
4 25 (8.25%) WebSphere
5 17 (5.61%) Apache Pig
6 13 (4.29%) Apache Spark
7 8 (2.64%) Apache Solr
7 8 (2.64%) JBoss
8 7 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.32%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.99%) Drupal
10 3 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.66%) SAS
11 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.33%) CMS
12 1 (0.33%) Confluence
12 1 (0.33%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (4.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.30%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.31%) MS Office
4 5 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.65%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.33%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 63 (20.79%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (3.96%) Amazon S3
4 12 (3.96%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (2.97%) IaaS
5 9 (2.97%) PaaS
6 4 (1.32%) GitHub
7 2 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.66%) SaaS
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.22%) SAN
2 30 (9.90%) TCP/IP
3 25 (8.25%) VPN
4 24 (7.92%) LTE
5 22 (7.26%) GSM
5 22 (7.26%) NAS
5 22 (7.26%) UMTS
5 22 (7.26%) VoIP
6 18 (5.94%) Asterisk PBX
7 17 (5.61%) Diameter Protocol
7 17 (5.61%) DNS
7 17 (5.61%) PBX
7 17 (5.61%) RANAP
7 17 (5.61%) RTP
7 17 (5.61%) WAN
8 16 (5.28%) SSL
9 15 (4.95%) FTP
9 15 (4.95%) SSH
10 14 (4.62%) LAN
11 12 (3.96%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.25%) Hadoop
2 23 (7.59%) Big Data
2 23 (7.59%) NoSQL
3 22 (7.26%) MySQL
4 17 (5.61%) Apache Hive
5 15 (4.95%) HBase
5 15 (4.95%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.62%) SQL Server
7 13 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (3.63%) Sqoop
9 9 (2.97%) Oracle Exadata
10 8 (2.64%) Apache Zeppelin
10 8 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (2.31%) Oracle Database
12 6 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.65%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.32%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.99%) Mahout
15 3 (0.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 39 (12.87%) Git (software)
1 39 (12.87%) Subversion
2 17 (5.61%) GCC
2 17 (5.61%) GDB
2 17 (5.61%) Jenkins
2 17 (5.61%) Trac
3 9 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.31%) Selenium
5 6 (1.98%) Metasploit
6 5 (1.65%) Maven
6 5 (1.65%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.32%) JIRA
8 3 (0.99%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.99%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.99%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.66%) Ant
9 2 (0.66%) Checkstyle
9 2 (0.66%) Cobertura
9 2 (0.66%) MSI
General
1 64 (21.12%) Finance
2 26 (8.58%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.31%) Legal
4 6 (1.98%) Banking
4 6 (1.98%) Investment Banking
4 6 (1.98%) Retail
5 4 (1.32%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.66%) Back Office
6 2 (0.66%) Billing
6 2 (0.66%) Marketing
7 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.33%) Military
7 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (18.48%) Administrator
2 50 (16.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 44 (14.52%) Linux Engineer
4 41 (13.53%) Developer
5 31 (10.23%) Systems Administrator
6 22 (7.26%) Senior DevOps
7 20 (6.60%) Software Engineer
8 19 (6.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 18 (5.94%) C++ Software Engineer
9 18 (5.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 17 (5.61%) DevOps Administrator
11 16 (5.28%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 13 (4.29%) Linux Administrator
12 13 (4.29%) Support Engineer
12 13 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
13 12 (3.96%) Consultant
13 12 (3.96%) DevOps Systems Engineer
13 12 (3.96%) Technical Leader
14 11 (3.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
14 11 (3.63%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (8.25%) XML
2 17 (5.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 17 (5.61%) STL
3 16 (5.28%) REST
4 14 (4.62%) SOAP
5 13 (4.29%) Web Services
6 11 (3.63%) JSON
6 11 (3.63%) Node.js
7 9 (2.97%) Middleware
8 8 (2.64%) AngularJS
8 8 (2.64%) Apache Tez
8 8 (2.64%) Express
8 8 (2.64%) Kafka
8 8 (2.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 7 (2.31%) Regular Expression
10 6 (1.98%) HTML
10 6 (1.98%) LAMP
11 5 (1.65%) SAML
12 4 (1.32%) Angular 2
12 4 (1.32%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.21%) Data Centre
2 15 (4.95%) Enterprise Storage
3 14 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.97%) Grid Computing
6 8 (2.64%) User Experience
7 5 (1.65%) STB
8 4 (1.32%) Clustering
8 4 (1.32%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (0.99%) CMDB
9 3 (0.99%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.99%) DataPower
9 3 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (0.99%) iSeries
9 3 (0.99%) Replication
10 2 (0.66%) Digital TV
10 2 (0.66%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.66%) MPEG
10 2 (0.66%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 94 (31.02%) Windows
2 76 (25.08%) Unix
3 55 (18.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (9.90%) CentOS
5 27 (8.91%) Solaris
6 13 (4.29%) Ubuntu
7 12 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.98%) AIX
8 6 (1.98%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.32%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (1.32%) SUSE
10 3 (0.99%) HPUX
10 3 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.66%) Debian
11 2 (0.66%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.33%) Fedora
12 1 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.13%) DevOps
2 48 (15.84%) Open Source
3 47 (15.51%) High Availability
4 45 (14.85%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (12.87%) Software Engineering
6 34 (11.22%) Migration
7 30 (9.90%) Configuration Management
8 27 (8.91%) ITIL
8 27 (8.91%) OO
9 23 (7.59%) Cross-Platform Development
10 20 (6.60%) Continuous Delivery
11 19 (6.27%) Scrum
11 19 (6.27%) Service Delivery
12 17 (5.61%) Load Balancing
12 17 (5.61%) MapReduce
13 16 (5.28%) Analytics
14 14 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (4.62%) Multithreading
15 11 (3.63%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (3.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (27.06%) Python
2 71 (23.43%) Java
3 65 (21.45%) SQL
4 63 (20.79%) Ruby
5 44 (14.52%) C++
6 37 (12.21%) Perl
7 33 (10.89%) PowerShell
8 24 (7.92%) Shell Script
9 23 (7.59%) Bash Shell
10 21 (6.93%) C
11 20 (6.60%) JavaScript
12 8 (2.64%) PHP
13 7 (2.31%) C#
14 6 (1.98%) Embedded C++
15 4 (1.32%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.99%) VBScript
17 1 (0.33%) R
17 1 (0.33%) Scala
17 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (19.14%) Security Cleared
2 55 (18.15%) SC Cleared
3 31 (10.23%) Degree
4 10 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.97%) CISSP
6 8 (2.64%) AWS Certification
6 8 (2.64%) MCSE
7 6 (1.98%) CCNA
7 6 (1.98%) CEH
7 6 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.98%) ISEB
7 6 (1.98%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.98%) RHCT
8 5 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.32%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.32%) GIAC
9 4 (1.32%) RHCE
10 3 (0.99%) CCNP
10 3 (0.99%) JNCIA
10 3 (0.99%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.30%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.65%) QA
3 4 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.32%) SLA
4 3 (0.99%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (12.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (7.26%) vSphere
3 15 (4.95%) vCloud
3 15 (4.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 14 (4.62%) Apache Flume
5 13 (4.29%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (3.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 11 (3.63%) HDFS
6 11 (3.63%) Veritas File System
7 9 (2.97%) Active Directory
7 9 (2.97%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (1.65%) Hyper-V
9 5 (1.65%) NFS
10 3 (0.99%) Docker
10 3 (0.99%) Firmware
10 3 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.66%) GPFS
11 2 (0.66%) StorNext
11 2 (0.66%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 75 (24.75%) Puppet
2 54 (17.82%) Ansible
3 45 (14.85%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (7.26%) Oozie
5 11 (3.63%) Ambari
5 11 (3.63%) Hadoop YARN
6 7 (2.31%) NetBackup
6 7 (2.31%) vRealize
7 5 (1.65%) Nagios
7 5 (1.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (1.32%) Packer
8 4 (1.32%) QRadar
9 3 (0.99%) EMC Navisphere
10 2 (0.66%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.66%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.66%) logstash
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 59 (19.47%) Oracle
2 55 (18.15%) Red Hat
3 51 (16.83%) Cisco
4 49 (16.17%) VMware
5 27 (8.91%) Microsoft
6 14 (4.62%) Veritas
7 13 (4.29%) Sun
8 12 (3.96%) NetApp
9 11 (3.63%) HP
10 10 (3.30%) Brocade
11 9 (2.97%) Hortonworks
11 9 (2.97%) Teradata
12 8 (2.64%) Symantec
13 6 (1.98%) Splunk
14 5 (1.65%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.65%) Juniper
14 5 (1.65%) TOWER Software
15 4 (1.32%) Citrix
15 4 (1.32%) EMC
15 4 (1.32%) IBM
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