The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 6 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 6.98% - 10.39%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.00% - 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Median daily rate £425 - £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.04%
Linux
Somerset

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

Operating Systems Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 29.07% 13.16% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 10
Median daily rate £238 £185 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -35.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £200 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Bath

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Bath region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) DevOps
3 5 (33.33%) React
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) JSON
4 4 (26.67%) Spring
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) JSON-LD
4 4 (26.67%) Semantic Web
4 4 (26.67%) Open Source
4 4 (26.67%) RESTful
4 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
4 4 (26.67%) High Availability
4 4 (26.67%) OAuth2
5 3 (20.00%) Hudson
5 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (20.00%) ForgeRock
5 3 (20.00%) OpenAM
5 3 (20.00%) Ansible
5 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) Apple
5 3 (20.00%) SAML
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) GitHub
2 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (13.33%) Neo4j
2 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Hudson
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
3 1 (6.67%) Gradle
3 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Java Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) J2EE Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Integration Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) JSON
1 5 (33.33%) React
2 4 (26.67%) JSON-LD
2 4 (26.67%) OAuth2
2 4 (26.67%) RESTful
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) SAML
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE
4 2 (13.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Semantic Web
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) CentOS
2 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) High Availability
3 4 (26.67%) Open Source
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) API Development
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
5 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (13.33%) Microservices
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source Development
5 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Groovy
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
1 2 (13.33%) Shibboleth
2 1 (6.67%) vCloud
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Ansible
1 3 (20.00%) OpenAM
2 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (13.33%) OpenSSO
2 2 (13.33%) Sun Identity Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Mesos
3 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Apple
1 3 (20.00%) ForgeRock
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Forcepoint
2 2 (13.33%) NETGEAR
2 2 (13.33%) SaltStack
2 2 (13.33%) Sun
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas