The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chertsey with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Surrey / Chertsey
Rank - - 4
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chertsey - - 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.88 £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% +19.44%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Chertsey with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Chertsey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chertsey 27.27% 30.00% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £138 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -73.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Chertsey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chertsey citing Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Chertsey

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chertsey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Chertsey

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chertsey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Chertsey