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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 1 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing Linux 17 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 30.36% 4.94% 8.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 73.91% 36.36% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 3
Median daily rate £440 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 - £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +16.15%
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
23 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 41.07% 13.58% 27.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 8
Median daily rate £440 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £170 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £360 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 Woking region with a requirement for Linux.

1 21 (61.76%) Python
2 19 (55.88%) Ruby
3 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
4 13 (38.24%) Windows
4 13 (38.24%) VMware
5 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
6 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
6 11 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
8 8 (23.53%) Perl
8 8 (23.53%) VPN
8 8 (23.53%) vSphere
8 8 (23.53%) CentOS
8 8 (23.53%) OpenStack
9 7 (20.59%) Puppet
9 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
9 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
10 6 (17.65%) SSL
10 6 (17.65%) ITIL
10 6 (17.65%) Unix
10 6 (17.65%) IPsec
10 6 (17.65%) DevOps
10 6 (17.65%) vCloud
11 5 (14.71%) Big Data
11 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
11 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (14.71%) Ansible
11 5 (14.71%) Git (software)

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 8 (23.53%) OpenStack
2 4 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) JBoss
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (8.82%) IaaS
1 3 (8.82%) PaaS
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) VPN
2 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.65%) IPsec
3 6 (17.65%) SSL
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
4 2 (5.88%) FTP
4 2 (5.88%) SMTP
5 1 (2.94%) LAN
5 1 (2.94%) WAN
5 1 (2.94%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Big Data
2 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.88%) MarkLogic
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Ant
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Gradle
2 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) Burp Suite
3 2 (5.88%) GitLab
3 2 (5.88%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.88%) JUnit
3 2 (5.88%) Metasploit
3 2 (5.88%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.94%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Technical Leader
2 5 (14.71%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Monitoring Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) DBA
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (11.76%) Senior DBA
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Web Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Web Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Web Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) J2EE
1 2 (5.88%) JDBC
1 2 (5.88%) LAMP
1 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (5.88%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (23.53%) CentOS
4 6 (17.65%) Unix
5 4 (11.76%) AIX
6 3 (8.82%) Solaris
7 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
2 6 (17.65%) DevOps
2 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (11.76%) SOA
4 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.82%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.82%) PLM
5 2 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Scrum
5 2 (5.88%) Web Development
6 1 (2.94%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Security Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) Python
2 19 (55.88%) Ruby
3 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
4 8 (23.53%) Perl
5 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.82%) Java
6 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.88%) AWK
7 2 (5.88%) C
7 2 (5.88%) Korn
7 2 (5.88%) PHP
7 2 (5.88%) sed
7 2 (5.88%) SQL
8 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 13 (38.24%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) EMC Certification
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (8.82%) VCAP
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.88%) AWS Certification
4 2 (5.88%) BICSI Certification
4 2 (5.88%) CCNA
4 2 (5.88%) CEH
4 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.88%) JNCIA
4 2 (5.88%) JNCIS
4 2 (5.88%) LPIC
4 2 (5.88%) MCSE
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.88%) RHCE
4 2 (5.88%) RHCT
5 1 (2.94%) ISEB
5 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (23.53%) vSphere
3 6 (17.65%) vCloud
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (5.88%) Docker
5 2 (5.88%) Firmware
5 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) Puppet
2 5 (14.71%) Ansible
2 5 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.94%) SELinux
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) VMware
2 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle
5 3 (8.82%) Atlassian
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco
5 3 (8.82%) EMC
5 3 (8.82%) IBM
6 2 (5.88%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Juniper
6 2 (5.88%) LANDesk
6 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
6 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.94%) Symantec
7 1 (2.94%) Veritas