Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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.

Linux
Surrey > Staines
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 4 6
Rank change year-on-year -20 +2 -2
Contract jobs citing Linux 9 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 3.44% 17.00% 15.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 68.00% 62.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 23 9
Staines median daily rate £525 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -19.05% +50.00%
10th Percentile £454 £330 £337
90th Percentile £558 £560 £602
Surrey median daily rate £430 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Staines median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £36.50 £13.35
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.50 £48.00
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -8.05%

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 Staines with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Staines
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 39 75 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 14.89% 25.00% 24.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 33 18
Staines median daily rate £525 £438 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -8.38% +31.72%
10th Percentile £221 £263 £312
90th Percentile £560 £575 £588
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 10
Staines median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +76.47% -
10th Percentile £23.60 £36.50 £14.03
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.50 £47.63
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% +52.78% +11.39%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Staines

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
3 2 (22.22%) PaaS
3 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) GLSL
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Animation
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) OpenGL
3 2 (22.22%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (22.22%) Games
3 2 (22.22%) OpenGL ES
3 2 (22.22%) IaaS
3 2 (22.22%) Graphite
3 2 (22.22%) logstash
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (22.22%) Feasibility Study
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment

Linux
Co-occurring 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 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) InfluxDB
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Burp Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Gradle
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) ProC
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Monitoring Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) OpenGL
1 2 (22.22%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Sensu
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (22.22%) Animation
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (11.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Microservices
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) GLSL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Graphite
1 2 (22.22%) logstash
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Fluentd
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Nessus
2 1 (11.11%) Netcool
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Prometheus
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Salt
2 1 (11.11%) StatsD
2 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) AlienVault
1 1 (11.11%) EMC
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Qualys
1 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy
1 1 (11.11%) Splunk