The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tonbridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - - 6
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tonbridge - - 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
Linux
Kent

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

Operating Systems Category
Tonbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tonbridge 33.33% 54.55% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Median daily rate £900 £475 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% +171.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £325 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £970 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Tonbridge

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Tonbridge