The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Surrey / Woking
Rank 3 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Linux 16 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 22.22% 24.00% 5.56%
As % of the Operating Systems category 57.14% 50.00% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
Median daily rate £356 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 Woking region.

Operating Systems Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 38.89% 48.00% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 4
Median daily rate £350 £338 £214
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +57.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £100 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £650 £296
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Woking region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 21 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 Woking region with a requirement for Linux.

1 14 (73.68%) Data Centre
2 9 (47.37%) Unix
3 8 (42.11%) VMware
4 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
4 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) LAN
5 6 (31.58%) WAN
5 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
7 4 (21.05%) CentOS
7 4 (21.05%) Migration
8 3 (15.79%) QA
8 3 (15.79%) SAN
8 3 (15.79%) Python
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL
8 3 (15.79%) Solaris
8 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
8 3 (15.79%) DevOps
9 2 (10.53%) InfiniBand
9 2 (10.53%) LXC
9 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (10.53%) Docker
9 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
9 2 (10.53%) BICSI Certification
9 2 (10.53%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 2 (10.53%) Security Patching
9 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
9 2 (10.53%) MCSE
9 2 (10.53%) MS Visio

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Drupal
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
1 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
3 2 (10.53%) InfiniBand
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) X.25
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) CMDB
2 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Unix
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) CentOS
4 3 (15.79%) Solaris
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) AIX
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.53%) Security Patching
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Server Building
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.79%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) BICSI Certification
1 2 (10.53%) CCNA
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) JNCIA
1 2 (10.53%) JNCIS
1 2 (10.53%) LPIC
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) RHCE
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) PCI DSS
2 3 (15.79%) QA
3 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) Firmware
2 2 (10.53%) LXC
2 2 (10.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Juniper
4 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.26%) Capita
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) Veritas
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