The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Feltham 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 25 June 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.

Linux
London / Feltham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 11 3
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8  
Contract jobs citing Linux 2 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Feltham 11.11% 2.33% 21.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 25.00% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 Feltham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Feltham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4 4 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Feltham 22.22% 9.30% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +8.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Feltham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Feltham 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 Feltham

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Feltham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Feltham

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Feltham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Feltham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Feltham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (50.00%) Gradle
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) logstash
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Salt
2 3 (50.00%) Fluentd
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Feltham 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 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DVB
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) Gradle
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Gerrit
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Sensu
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (16.67%) STB
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
1 3 (50.00%) Fluentd
1 3 (50.00%) logstash
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) Salt
2 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (16.67%) Graphite
3 1 (16.67%) Prometheus
3 1 (16.67%) StatsD
3 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec