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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 5 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 4.46% 11.27% 8.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.73% 32.00% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Median daily rate £325 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £388 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
22 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 19.64% 35.21% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 10
Median daily rate £300 £310 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -24.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £10.50 £16.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Symfony
3 2 (33.33%) PHP 5
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress
4 1 (16.67%) Magento
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) nginx
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development

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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) ExpressionEngine
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Grunt
2 1 (16.67%) gulp
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Symfony Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) LESS
2 2 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) Yii
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) PHP 5
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) VMware