The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aylesbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aylesbury 18.18% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.96% +3.92%
Linux
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Aylesbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aylesbury 18.18% 46.15% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate - £265 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +70.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Aylesbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Aylesbury

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Aylesbury

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Aylesbury

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Aylesbury

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Aylesbury

Linux
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Aylesbury

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aylesbury region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) iptables
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Aylesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Aylesbury region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Switch Engineer
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) iptables
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco