Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 9 7
Rank change year-on-year -46 -2 +6
Contract jobs citing Linux 9 48 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.46% 16.61% 17.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.13% 46.15% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 39 34
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £600 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% +23.33%
10th Percentile £412 £463 £416
90th Percentile £568 £655 £675
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £538 £600 £560
% change year-on-year -10.42% +7.14% +24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 32 104 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 8.74% 35.99% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 78 59
Canary Wharf median daily rate £500 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +29.41%
10th Percentile £199 £261 £340
90th Percentile £556 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £500 £525 £550
% change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Canary Wharf

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Canary Wharf

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Canary Wharf

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) LAMP
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) Ruby
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Apache
4 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Terraform
4 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (33.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) Fedora
6 1 (11.11%) Banking

Linux
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 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mining
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Splunk Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Fedora
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Go
2 1 (11.11%) Groovy
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Scala
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Terraform
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Kibana
2 1 (11.11%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) New Relic
4 1 (11.11%) Splunk