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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Somerset / Bath
Rank 8 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 12.22% 1.30% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.00% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £308 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

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 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 27.78% 10.39% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 9
Median daily rate £311 £190 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.81% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £128 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £308 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
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%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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 February 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 6 (42.86%) Python
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 4 (28.57%) React
3 4 (28.57%) Docker
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) Release Management
4 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Lua
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) Sybase
4 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET

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 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) GitHub
3 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
2 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (14.29%) Hudson
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Tester
4 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Django Developer
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (7.14%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) React
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) Sass
4 1 (7.14%) Django
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) JSON-LD
4 1 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (7.14%) OAuth2
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) SAML
4 1 (7.14%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
1 1 (7.14%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Release Management
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) API Development
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Cryptography
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Python
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) Embedded C++
3 3 (21.43%) Lua
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) BusyBox
2 1 (7.14%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.14%) OpenAM
2 1 (7.14%) OpenSSO
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Sybase
3 1 (7.14%) ForgeRock
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) SaltStack
3 1 (7.14%) Sun