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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 14.55% 10.71% 11.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.06% 50.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
17 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 30.91% 21.43% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Median daily rate £413 £450 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +67.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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 26 June 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 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) WebLogic
2 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
2 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
3 8 (72.73%) jQuery
3 8 (72.73%) Ajax
3 8 (72.73%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) Shell Script
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 6 (54.55%) Service Design
5 6 (54.55%) System Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (54.55%) Perl
5 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (36.36%) User Stories
7 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) PHP
7 4 (36.36%) .NET
7 4 (36.36%) Red Hat

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 9 (81.82%) WebLogic
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle 10gAS
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
3 2 (18.18%) Hudson
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Military
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Developer
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Ajax
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
1 8 (72.73%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Middleware
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Service Design
1 6 (54.55%) System Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (18.18%) Logistics
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Shell Script
3 6 (54.55%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) AWK
6 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) DBS Check
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Serena