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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 1 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 17 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 32.69% 1.59% 3.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 68.00% 9.09% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 2
Median daily rate £440 - £543
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 - £489
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £597
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
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
25 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 48.08% 17.46% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 10
Median daily rate £440 £310 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £170 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £425 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 24 (63.16%) Python
2 22 (57.89%) Ruby
3 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
4 15 (39.47%) SC Cleared
4 15 (39.47%) Windows
5 14 (36.84%) VMware
6 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
8 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
9 10 (26.32%) OpenStack
10 9 (23.68%) Perl
10 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
11 8 (21.05%) VPN
11 8 (21.05%) CentOS
11 8 (21.05%) vSphere
11 8 (21.05%) Puppet
12 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
12 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
12 7 (18.42%) ITIL
12 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
13 6 (15.79%) SSL
13 6 (15.79%) Ant
13 6 (15.79%) IPsec
13 6 (15.79%) DevOps
13 6 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (15.79%) Ansible
13 6 (15.79%) Big Data
13 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
13 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell

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 10 (26.32%) OpenStack
2 5 (13.16%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) JBoss
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (10.53%) IaaS
1 4 (10.53%) PaaS
1 4 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) VPN
2 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.79%) IPsec
3 6 (15.79%) SSL
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) FTP
4 2 (5.26%) SAN
4 2 (5.26%) SMTP
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Big Data
2 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.26%) MarkLogic
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Ant
1 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Gradle
2 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.53%) Maven
3 2 (5.26%) Burp Suite
3 2 (5.26%) GitLab
3 2 (5.26%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.26%) JUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Metasploit
3 2 (5.26%) Sinon.JS
3 2 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Monitoring Engineer
1 6 (15.79%) Technical Leader
2 5 (13.16%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Architect
3 4 (10.53%) DBA
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (10.53%) Senior DBA
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) VMware Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Applications Support
5 2 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) J2EE
1 2 (5.26%) JDBC
1 2 (5.26%) LAMP
1 2 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) CMDB
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (21.05%) CentOS
4 5 (13.16%) Unix
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.53%) AIX
6 3 (7.89%) Solaris
7 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) ITIL
1 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
2 6 (15.79%) DevOps
3 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.53%) PLM
4 4 (10.53%) SOA
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum
6 2 (5.26%) Web Development
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Security Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) Python
2 22 (57.89%) Ruby
3 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
4 9 (23.68%) Perl
5 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
6 4 (10.53%) SQL
7 3 (7.89%) Java
7 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.26%) AWK
8 2 (5.26%) C
8 2 (5.26%) Korn
8 2 (5.26%) PHP
8 2 (5.26%) sed
9 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Security Cleared
2 15 (39.47%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) EMC Certification
3 4 (10.53%) VCAP
3 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.26%) AWS Certification
4 2 (5.26%) BICSI Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CCNA
4 2 (5.26%) CEH
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.26%) JNCIA
4 2 (5.26%) JNCIS
4 2 (5.26%) LPIC
4 2 (5.26%) MCSE
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.26%) RHCE
4 2 (5.26%) RHCT
5 1 (2.63%) ISEB
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (21.05%) vSphere
3 6 (15.79%) vCloud
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (5.26%) Docker
5 2 (5.26%) Firmware
5 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Puppet
2 6 (15.79%) Ansible
2 6 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 2 (5.26%) Simpana
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.63%) SELinux
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) VMware
2 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
3 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.53%) EMC
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle
5 3 (7.89%) Atlassian
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 3 (7.89%) IBM
6 2 (5.26%) CommVault
6 2 (5.26%) Dell
6 2 (5.26%) Dell Compellent
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Juniper
6 2 (5.26%) LANDesk
6 2 (5.26%) Rackspace
6 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.63%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) Veritas