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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 14 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 8.26% 7.58% 1.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.71% 27.78% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Median daily rate £375 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
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
35 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 32.11% 27.27% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 5
Median daily rate £225 £310 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.41% -24.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £200 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £388 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.75 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -27.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Bath region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) JSON
2 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Microservices
3 3 (27.27%) JSON-LD
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) OAuth2
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source Development
3 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) Semantic Web
3 3 (27.27%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) J2EE
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) Internet

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 (9.09%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Neo4j
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) PHPUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
2 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
2 1 (9.09%) Gradle
2 1 (9.09%) Hudson
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Java Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Java Software Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Symfony Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Integration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) JSON
1 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) JSON-LD
2 3 (27.27%) OAuth2
2 3 (27.27%) RESTful
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) LESS
3 2 (18.18%) Symfony
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Semantic Web
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) CentOS
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) Microservices
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source
2 3 (27.27%) Open Source Development
2 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) API Development
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) PHP 5
4 1 (9.09%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) Python
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
1 1 (9.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 1 (9.09%) Mesos
3 1 (9.09%) OpenAM
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) ForgeRock
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) SaltStack
2 1 (9.09%) SAP