The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reigate 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 29 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.

Linux
Surrey / Reigate
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 3 11
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reigate - 21.88% 4.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 70.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £330 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +32.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £37.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -9.88% +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 Reigate with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Reigate
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 0 10 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reigate - 31.25% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Median daily rate - £313 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £37.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Reigate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reigate 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 Reigate

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Reigate

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Reigate

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Reigate region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reigate 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++