The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 1 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 21 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 36.84% 7.41% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.63% 30.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
Linux
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 13 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 56.14% 24.07% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 15
Average daily rate £425 £250 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -39.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £170 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Woking region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux.

1 15 (60.00%) Python
1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (52.00%) Ruby
2 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (32.00%) Puppet
4 8 (32.00%) OpenStack
4 8 (32.00%) DevOps
5 7 (28.00%) VMware
5 7 (28.00%) Perl
5 7 (28.00%) Windows
6 6 (24.00%) Ant
6 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (24.00%) Ansible
6 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (24.00%) CentOS
6 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (16.00%) VCE vBlock
8 4 (16.00%) EMC
8 4 (16.00%) EMC Certification
8 4 (16.00%) SAN
8 4 (16.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (16.00%) PLM
8 4 (16.00%) SaaS
8 4 (16.00%) PaaS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Woking region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (32.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (16.00%) IaaS
1 4 (16.00%) PaaS
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) FTP
2 2 (8.00%) SMTP
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.00%) MarkLogic
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Ant
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.00%) Gradle
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Maven
3 2 (8.00%) Burp Suite
3 2 (8.00%) GitLab
3 2 (8.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.00%) JUnit
3 2 (8.00%) Metasploit
3 2 (8.00%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Monitoring Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Applications Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) J2EE
1 2 (8.00%) JDBC
1 2 (8.00%) LAMP
1 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) VCE vBlock
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) CentOS
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Solaris
4 3 (12.00%) Unix
5 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps
2 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.00%) PLM
3 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design
4 2 (8.00%) Open Source
4 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) TDD
5 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Python
2 13 (52.00%) Ruby
3 7 (28.00%) Perl
4 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) Java
7 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (8.00%) AWK
8 2 (8.00%) C
8 2 (8.00%) Korn
8 2 (8.00%) PHP
8 2 (8.00%) sed
9 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) EMC Certification
3 4 (16.00%) VCAP
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.00%) AWS Certification
4 2 (8.00%) CEH
4 2 (8.00%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Puppet
2 6 (24.00%) Ansible
2 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) Nagios
3 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) Simpana
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (4.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) EMC
5 3 (12.00%) IBM
6 2 (8.00%) CommVault
6 2 (8.00%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (8.00%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec
7 1 (4.00%) Veritas
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