Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Scientific Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scientific Linux over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Scientific Linux
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 622 - 615
Rank change year-on-year - +615 +3
Contract jobs citing Scientific Linux 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% - 0.004%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.041% - 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
London median daily rate - - £393
England median daily rate - - £393
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
London median hourly rate £29.00 - -
England median hourly rate £29.00 - -

Scientific 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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 9727 9417 10101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.90% 20.82% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6902 6528 6886
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £200 £231 £205
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 210 314
London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.30% +8.91%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.46 £43.53
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +6.45%

Scientific Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Scientific Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Scientific Linux in London

Scientific Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scientific Linux in London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Scientific 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 London region with a requirement for Scientific Linux.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Cobbler
2 3 (75.00%) Task Automation
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) Grid Computing
2 3 (75.00%) Fortran
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) NHS

Scientific Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (75.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 4 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Scripter
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Support
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Task Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Fortran
2 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat