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 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
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 27 27 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing Linux 8 11 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.88% 3.87% 10.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.86% 26.19% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 11
Median daily rate £481 £290 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.94% -23.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £253 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £453 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
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 Bracknell region.

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 42 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 12.59% 14.79% 23.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 22
Median daily rate £350 £314 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.55% -16.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 11
Median hourly rate £12.75 - £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 - £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 - £39.50
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 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
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 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Linux.

1 16 (64.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 16 (64.00%) DevOps
2 10 (40.00%) Ansible
2 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (36.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (36.00%) Apache
3 9 (36.00%) IBM
4 8 (32.00%) Unix
4 8 (32.00%) Python
4 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (32.00%) JSON
5 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (28.00%) Vagrant
5 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) CSS
5 7 (28.00%) AppDynamics
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
6 6 (24.00%) HP
6 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (20.00%) SAN
7 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
7 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (20.00%) Puppet
7 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
7 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) Ubuntu

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 9 (36.00%) Apache
2 6 (24.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (16.00%) Commerce Server
4 4 (16.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (12.00%) Confluence
5 3 (12.00%) IIS
5 3 (12.00%) OpenStack
6 2 (8.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Fredhopper
2 3 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) Internet
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) FTP
3 3 (12.00%) HTTP
3 3 (12.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (12.00%) SSH
3 3 (12.00%) SSL
3 3 (12.00%) Telnet
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) DB2
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (28.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (12.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (4.00%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Electronics
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Server Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Server Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Chief Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) JSON
2 7 (28.00%) CSS
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 4 (16.00%) Ajax
3 4 (16.00%) LAMP
3 4 (16.00%) Middleware
3 4 (16.00%) Worklight
3 4 (16.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) JMS
4 3 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Unix
3 5 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (16.00%) AIX
4 4 (16.00%) Windows
5 3 (12.00%) CentOS
6 2 (8.00%) Android
6 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.00%) Debian
7 1 (4.00%) SUSE
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) DevOps
2 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) ITIL
5 4 (16.00%) ITSM
5 4 (16.00%) Mobile First
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (16.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma
7 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Change Management
8 1 (4.00%) Kanban
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (32.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) NFS
2 3 (12.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Ansible
2 5 (20.00%) Puppet
3 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (8.00%) Pingdom
5 1 (4.00%) Consul
5 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) IBM
2 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (28.00%) AppDynamics
4 6 (24.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) Splunk
5 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 3 (12.00%) Atlassian
6 3 (12.00%) SAP
7 2 (8.00%) PagerDuty
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco
8 1 (4.00%) EMC
8 1 (4.00%) F5
8 1 (4.00%) New Relic
8 1 (4.00%) SaltStack