The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Consultant
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
72 44 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 97.30% 88.00% 86.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 16
Average daily rate £438 £325 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £124 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Average hourly rate £60.00 £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+313.79% -6.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux Consultant in the job title across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Linux Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Linux Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Linux Consultant
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited Linux Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Linux Consultant in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Banking

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited Linux Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Linux Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco