Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 17 January 2019 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 > Woking
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 15 25
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -12
Contract jobs citing Linux 19 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 15.32% 10.53% 8.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 35.90% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 9
Woking median daily rate £462 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.27% -1.32% +12.59%
10th Percentile £388 £190 £345
90th Percentile £575 £450 £415
Surrey median daily rate £480 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Woking median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £51.00 £25.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +104.00% -39.02% +2.50%

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 Woking with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Woking
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 57 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 45.97% 29.32% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 18
Woking median daily rate £391 £375 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.33% -0.66% +4.86%
10th Percentile £141 £170 £252
90th Percentile £569 £411 £449
Surrey median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Woking median hourly rate £16.00 - £18.50
10th Percentile £15.51 - £17.75
90th Percentile £17.05 - £19.25
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year -2.86% -11.39% -5.95%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Woking

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Woking

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Woking over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Woking

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Woking

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Woking region with a requirement for Linux.

1 13 (68.42%) Docker
2 12 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (57.89%) DevOps
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) MySQL
5 8 (42.11%) Node.js
6 7 (36.84%) JIRA
6 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (31.58%) Drupal
7 6 (31.58%) Heroku
7 6 (31.58%) Drush
7 6 (31.58%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
8 5 (26.32%) Ansible
9 4 (21.05%) Route 53
9 4 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (21.05%) Terraform
9 4 (21.05%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (21.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (21.05%) Kubernetes
9 4 (21.05%) JSON
9 4 (21.05%) CSS
9 4 (21.05%) HTML
9 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (21.05%) NFS
10 3 (15.79%) Scrum
10 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
10 3 (15.79%) REST
10 3 (15.79%) Jenkins

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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 6 (31.58%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) CICS
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (31.58%) Heroku
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (21.05%) Route 53
4 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (10.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Bluetooth
1 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
1 2 (10.53%) LTE
1 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MySQL
2 7 (36.84%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) DB2
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.26%) JMeter
4 1 (5.26%) JUnit
4 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (10.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
1 6 (31.58%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) AWS Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Node.js
2 6 (31.58%) Drush
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) JSON
4 3 (15.79%) REST
5 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.53%) CSS3
5 2 (10.53%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) LAMP
5 2 (10.53%) React
5 2 (10.53%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) Symfony
5 2 (10.53%) XML
5 2 (10.53%) Yocto
6 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) DevOps
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (10.53%) Kanban
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) OOD
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Debt
5 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 2 (10.53%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Open Source
6 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) COBOL
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) PL/1
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) REXX
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.26%) PMP
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Docker
2 4 (21.05%) NFS
3 1 (5.26%) ACF2
3 1 (5.26%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Ansible
2 4 (21.05%) Docker Swarm
2 4 (21.05%) Kubernetes
2 4 (21.05%) Terraform
3 1 (5.26%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) HP
1 1 (5.26%) IBM