The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Surrey / Staines
Rank 14 3 14
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11  
Contract jobs citing Linux 11 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 8.59% 21.52% 7.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.74% 47.22% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Median daily rate £375 £325 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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 Staines with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 36 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 21.09% 45.57% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 11
Median daily rate £375 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +22.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.77% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staines 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 Staines

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Staines

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Staines over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Staines

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Staines

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 27 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 Staines region with a requirement for Linux.

1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (43.48%) Puppet
3 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
4 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
4 8 (34.78%) Ansible
4 8 (34.78%) C++
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) C
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) Unix
5 7 (30.43%) Windows
5 7 (30.43%) DevOps
5 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
6 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
6 6 (26.09%) Amazon S3
6 6 (26.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (26.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (26.09%) Docker
6 6 (26.09%) ServiceNow
6 6 (26.09%) GitHub
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle
6 6 (26.09%) Python
6 6 (26.09%) Perl
6 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
7 4 (17.39%) Electronics
7 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (17.39%) Server Hardening
7 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
7 4 (17.39%) git-flow

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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 (17.39%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon S3
2 6 (26.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (26.09%) GitHub
2 6 (26.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (13.04%) IaaS
3 3 (13.04%) PaaS
4 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 2 (8.70%) DVB
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.70%) Big Data
3 2 (8.70%) HBase
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Zeppelin
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.35%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) git-flow
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Automation Specialist
1 4 (17.39%) Build Automation Specialist
2 3 (13.04%) Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Cloud Specialist
2 3 (13.04%) Lead DevOps
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Data Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Junior
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) HTML5
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
1 2 (8.70%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Tez
2 1 (4.35%) Kafka
2 1 (4.35%) LAMP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) CESG
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) Digital TV
1 2 (8.70%) Grid Computing
1 2 (8.70%) MPEG
1 2 (8.70%) STB
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Unix
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Android
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) CentOS
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) DevOps
3 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
4 4 (17.39%) Build Automation
4 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 4 (17.39%) Server Hardening
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Application Packaging
6 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Benchmarking
6 2 (8.70%) High Availability
6 2 (8.70%) Open Source
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C++
2 7 (30.43%) C
2 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
3 6 (26.09%) Perl
3 6 (26.09%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) Ruby
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
5 2 (8.70%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) MCSE
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Flume
3 1 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (4.35%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) Puppet
2 8 (34.78%) Ansible
3 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (17.39%) vRealize
4 1 (4.35%) Ambari
4 1 (4.35%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (4.35%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
1 6 (26.09%) ServiceNow
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.70%) SaltStack
2 2 (8.70%) Teradata
2 2 (8.70%) TOWER Software
3 1 (4.35%) Hortonworks
3 1 (4.35%) Percona
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
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