The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 23 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 13 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 16.13% 8.00% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 50.00% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Linux
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Andover region.

Operating Systems Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 32.26% 16.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £350 £450 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +67.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +1.61%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Andover region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linux across the Andover region.

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Andover

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 23 May 2016, 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 Andover region with a requirement for Linux.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 5 (41.67%) Logistics
3 5 (41.67%) AWK
3 5 (41.67%) SCADA
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 5 (41.67%) Data Acquisition
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (16.67%) Service Design
6 2 (16.67%) Capistrano

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Andover 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 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) RSpec
3 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (8.33%) DBA
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared DBA
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (16.67%) Phusion Passenger
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) Laravel
4 1 (8.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Acquisition
1 5 (41.67%) Logistics
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Service Design
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) OO PHP
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source Development
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) AWK
4 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
6 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Zend