The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
London / Uxbridge
Rank 6 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Linux 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 6.52% 2.99% 1.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 18.18% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Uxbridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
5 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 10.87% 16.42% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Median daily rate £300 £268 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 27 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SOAP
2 6 (46.15%) XML
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Python
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (46.15%) jBPM
2 6 (46.15%) Spring
2 6 (46.15%) JIRA
2 6 (46.15%) Confluence
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (46.15%) REST
3 5 (38.46%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (38.46%) Spring Security
3 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
3 5 (38.46%) AOP
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) AIX
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) CCNP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 6 (46.15%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) BGP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
1 2 (15.38%) Network Security
1 2 (15.38%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.69%) Bower
2 1 (7.69%) Grunt
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Mainframe Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Manager
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior SAP Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (46.15%) jBPM
1 6 (46.15%) REST
1 6 (46.15%) SOAP
1 6 (46.15%) Spring
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) Spring Security
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) LESS
4 1 (7.69%) Node.js
4 1 (7.69%) Sass
4 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (46.15%) Scrum
1 6 (46.15%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) AOP
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) CISM
1 2 (15.38%) CISSP
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) COBIT
1 2 (15.38%) ISO27002
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) FireEye
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Sourcefire
3 1 (7.69%) Google