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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 4 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Linux 9 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 18.75% 10.77% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.25% 38.89% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Median daily rate £475 £265 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.24% -51.37%
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 £41.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.73%
Linux
London

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
16 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 33.33% 27.69% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 9
Median daily rate £118 £280 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.03% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £14.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 5 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Linux.

1 10 (55.56%) Java
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
1 10 (55.56%) SOAP
1 10 (55.56%) XML
1 10 (55.56%) ActiveMQ
1 10 (55.56%) jBPM
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 8 (44.44%) Spring
3 8 (44.44%) JIRA
3 8 (44.44%) REST
3 8 (44.44%) Confluence
4 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (38.89%) Integration Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (38.89%) Spring Security
4 7 (38.89%) AOP
4 7 (38.89%) Unix
4 7 (38.89%) Python
5 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 4 (22.22%) CSS3
6 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 4 (22.22%) HTML5

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 8 (44.44%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) GitHub
2 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.56%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) BGP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
1 2 (11.11%) Network Security
1 2 (11.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) JIRA
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.56%) Bower
4 1 (5.56%) Grunt
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Mainframe Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) MongoDB Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior SAP Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) ActiveMQ
1 10 (55.56%) jBPM
1 10 (55.56%) SOAP
1 10 (55.56%) XML
2 8 (44.44%) REST
2 8 (44.44%) Spring
3 7 (38.89%) Spring Security
4 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) CSS3
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) Meteor
5 3 (16.67%) Middleware
6 2 (11.11%) Node.js
6 2 (11.11%) WebSockets
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) LESS
7 1 (5.56%) Sass
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (11.11%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) AIX
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 8 (44.44%) Scrum
2 8 (44.44%) TDD
3 7 (38.89%) AOP
3 7 (38.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (38.89%) Integration Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (16.67%) SEO
4 3 (16.67%) Wireframes
5 2 (11.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.11%) CISM
1 2 (11.11%) CISSP
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) COBIT
1 2 (11.11%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) FireEye
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 2 (11.11%) Sourcefire
4 1 (5.56%) Google