Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 7 4
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 +13
Contract jobs citing Linux 23 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 25.56% 11.26% 21.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.16% 36.17% 64.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 17
Woking median daily rate £450 £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% -15.56% -
10th Percentile £390 £185 £299
90th Percentile £509 £450 £534
Surrey median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Woking median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year +17.14% -16.17% +4.38%

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 37 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 41.11% 31.13% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 21
Woking median daily rate £450 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £131 £150 £325
90th Percentile £502 £481 £500
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Woking median hourly rate £16.00 - -
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £21.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.58% -46.25% +122.22%

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 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 2018, 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 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (30.43%) REST
2 7 (30.43%) Selenium
3 6 (26.09%) JMeter
3 6 (26.09%) HP
3 6 (26.09%) HP UFT
3 6 (26.09%) LoadRunner
3 6 (26.09%) JUnit
3 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
3 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
3 6 (26.09%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (21.74%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) Windows
4 5 (21.74%) CICS
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Replication
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 4 (17.39%) JSON
6 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
6 3 (13.04%) GPG13
6 3 (13.04%) Cisco
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Firewall
7 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.70%) MVC
7 2 (8.70%) Workflow

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 5 (21.74%) CICS
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) Bluetooth
2 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.70%) LTE
2 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) DB2
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 7 (30.43%) Selenium
3 6 (26.09%) HP UFT
3 6 (26.09%) JMeter
3 6 (26.09%) JUnit
3 6 (26.09%) LoadRunner
4 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.70%) Automotive
1 2 (8.70%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Security Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Leader
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) REST
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) JSON
3 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.70%) CSS3
3 2 (8.70%) HTML5
3 2 (8.70%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) LAMP
3 2 (8.70%) Node.js
3 2 (8.70%) React
3 2 (8.70%) SOAP
3 2 (8.70%) Symfony
3 2 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) Yocto
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (17.39%) Replication
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Scrum
4 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Fault Management
4 2 (8.70%) Kanban
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) OOD
4 2 (8.70%) OOP
4 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (8.70%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) Validation
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) COBOL
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PL/1
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) REXX
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) GPG13
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) ACF2
2 1 (4.35%) RACF
2 1 (4.35%) vCloud
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) HP
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Huawei
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) VMware