Period
to 20 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Linux Engineer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Canary Wharf during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Linux Engineer
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 31 -
Rank change year-on-year -21 - +40
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.21% 2.90% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 3.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Canary Wharf median daily rate £475 £563 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.56% - -
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £475 £563 -
% change year-on-year -15.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies in Canary Wharf with a recognized job title 308 226 228
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.05% 93.78% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 150 176
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -10.00%
10th Percentile £360 £285 £313
90th Percentile £650 £675 £675
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 4
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £48.75 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.23% +72.57% +126.00%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £16.50 £48.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year -66.15% +72.57% +126.00%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings that featured Linux Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Canary Wharf

Linux Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Linux Engineer in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Engineer in Canary Wharf

Linux Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Engineer in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux Engineer in Canary Wharf

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, Linux Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) SaltStack
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Serverless
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec
2 3 (75.00%) Remedy
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (75.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Clustering
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Go
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) EMC
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy
1 3 (75.00%) SaltStack
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase