The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 26 9
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs citing Linux 38 10 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 11.38% 3.57% 11.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.18% 18.18% 35.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 0 19
Median daily rate £500 - £330
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 - £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £38.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Linux
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
88 55 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 26.35% 19.64% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 12 48
Median daily rate £468 £300 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.83% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Linux.

1 43 (66.15%) DevOps
2 40 (61.54%) Unix
3 35 (53.85%) Shell Script
4 34 (52.31%) Middleware
4 34 (52.31%) IBM
5 28 (43.08%) WebLogic
5 28 (43.08%) Ansible
5 28 (43.08%) Jenkins
5 28 (43.08%) JSON
6 26 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (38.46%) Git (software)
7 25 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (38.46%) Python
7 25 (38.46%) Configuration Management
8 23 (35.38%) Tomcat
9 22 (33.85%) JMS
9 22 (33.85%) RabbitMQ
9 22 (33.85%) Private Cloud
9 22 (33.85%) Sonatype Nexus
10 21 (32.31%) Windows
11 20 (30.77%) Vagrant
12 17 (26.15%) Java
13 15 (23.08%) Oracle
13 15 (23.08%) VMware
14 12 (18.46%) J2EE
14 12 (18.46%) AIX
14 12 (18.46%) ITIL
15 11 (16.92%) WebSphere
16 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (15.38%) Solaris

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 28 (43.08%) WebLogic
2 23 (35.38%) Tomcat
3 11 (16.92%) WebSphere
4 10 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (10.77%) Apache
6 6 (9.23%) iPlanet
6 6 (9.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (7.69%) Commerce Server
7 5 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (3.08%) IIS
9 1 (1.54%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (7.69%) Fredhopper
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) BIG-IP
1 6 (9.23%) Firewall
2 4 (6.15%) SAN
3 3 (4.62%) FTP
3 3 (4.62%) HTTP
3 3 (4.62%) HTTPS
3 3 (4.62%) Internet
3 3 (4.62%) SSH
4 2 (3.08%) DNS
4 2 (3.08%) SSL
4 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.08%) Telnet
5 1 (1.54%) BGP
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.54%) HSRP
5 1 (1.54%) NAS
5 1 (1.54%) OSPF
5 1 (1.54%) Skype
5 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.23%) DB2
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.08%) MySQL
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (43.08%) Jenkins
2 25 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 22 (33.85%) Sonatype Nexus
4 20 (30.77%) Vagrant
5 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.08%) ProC
7 1 (1.54%) Subversion
7 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (13.85%) Retail
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
3 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Electronics
4 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (43.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (13.85%) Architect
4 6 (9.23%) Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Oracle Architect
5 5 (7.69%) WebSphere Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Lead Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) C++ Developer
7 3 (4.62%) C++/Java Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (3.08%) Chief Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) DBA
8 2 (3.08%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.08%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (52.31%) Middleware
2 28 (43.08%) JSON
3 22 (33.85%) JMS
3 22 (33.85%) RabbitMQ
4 12 (18.46%) J2EE
5 8 (12.31%) XML
6 7 (10.77%) CSS
6 7 (10.77%) HTML
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (9.23%) WebCenter
8 5 (7.69%) Ajax
8 5 (7.69%) JSP
8 5 (7.69%) Worklight
9 2 (3.08%) LAMP
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (3.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) Private Cloud
2 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.77%) Virtual Team
3 4 (6.15%) Clustering
4 2 (3.08%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.08%) FMCG
5 1 (1.54%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.54%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.54%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (61.54%) Unix
2 26 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (32.31%) Windows
4 12 (18.46%) AIX
5 10 (15.38%) Solaris
6 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.62%) Android
7 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.08%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.54%) Debian
9 1 (1.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (66.15%) DevOps
2 25 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 25 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (18.46%) ITIL
4 9 (13.85%) High Availability
5 7 (10.77%) ITIL V3
5 7 (10.77%) Open Source
5 7 (10.77%) Project Management
5 7 (10.77%) Six Sigma
5 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.23%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (9.23%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (9.23%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (9.23%) Migration
6 6 (9.23%) SOA
6 6 (9.23%) UML
7 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.69%) Mobile First
7 5 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.85%) Shell Script
2 25 (38.46%) Python
3 17 (26.15%) Java
4 9 (13.85%) C
5 8 (12.31%) SQL
6 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.69%) C++
8 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.54%) CCIE
3 1 (1.54%) CCNP
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.54%) ISEB
3 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) JSP 440
2 5 (7.69%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.15%) vSphere
3 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.54%) Docker
5 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (43.08%) Ansible
2 7 (10.77%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (9.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.08%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.54%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.54%) OpenView
5 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (52.31%) IBM
2 15 (23.08%) Oracle
2 15 (23.08%) VMware
3 10 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 8 (12.31%) Cisco
5 6 (9.23%) BEA
5 6 (9.23%) Endeca
5 6 (9.23%) F5
5 6 (9.23%) FatWire
5 6 (9.23%) Sun
6 5 (7.69%) AppDynamics
6 5 (7.69%) EMC
6 5 (7.69%) HP
6 5 (7.69%) Splunk
7 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.08%) SAP
8 2 (3.08%) Symantec
9 1 (1.54%) BMC
9 1 (1.54%) NetApp
9 1 (1.54%) Veritas