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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Somerset / Bath
Rank 13 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Linux 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 7.45% 0.96% 7.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.43% 9.09% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £425 £308 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.21% +2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +7.63%

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
23 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 24.47% 10.58% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 13
Median daily rate £225 £185 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -35.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £141 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £308 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.00 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 21 January 2017, 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 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
1 5 (35.71%) React
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Lua
3 3 (21.43%) JSON
4 2 (14.29%) API Development
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) JSON-LD
4 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (14.29%) Hudson
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Big Data
4 2 (14.29%) Sun Identity Manager
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) Shibboleth
4 2 (14.29%) OpenSSO
4 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 2 (14.29%) Sass
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Hudson
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) React
2 3 (21.43%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) JSON-LD
3 2 (14.29%) OAuth2
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) SAML
3 2 (14.29%) Sass
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Semantic Web
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) OpenWrt
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) API Development
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) C++
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
2 3 (21.43%) Lua
3 2 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Shibboleth
2 1 (7.14%) BusyBox
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) OpenAM
1 2 (14.29%) OpenSSO
1 2 (14.29%) Sun Identity Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Apple
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco
1 2 (14.29%) Forcepoint
1 2 (14.29%) ForgeRock
1 2 (14.29%) NETGEAR
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 2 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) SaltStack
2 1 (7.14%) Veritas
2 1 (7.14%) VMware