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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 25 5
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs citing Linux 14 9 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.83% 3.38% 15.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.11% 20.45% 49.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 27
Median daily rate £488 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £286 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £523 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +1.35%
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
45 44 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 18.75% 16.54% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 47
Median daily rate £450 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £135 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% -5.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 34 (59.65%) Unix
2 33 (57.89%) DevOps
3 26 (45.61%) Shell Script
4 23 (40.35%) IBM
5 22 (38.60%) JSON
5 22 (38.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (36.84%) Ansible
6 21 (36.84%) Jenkins
7 19 (33.33%) Python
7 19 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 19 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 18 (31.58%) Windows
8 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
9 16 (28.07%) Middleware
9 16 (28.07%) VMware
10 15 (26.32%) AIX
10 15 (26.32%) ITIL
10 15 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (26.32%) Vagrant
11 14 (24.56%) Private Cloud
11 14 (24.56%) Tomcat
11 14 (24.56%) Java
12 13 (22.81%) Apache
12 13 (22.81%) JMS
12 13 (22.81%) Sonatype Nexus
12 13 (22.81%) RabbitMQ
13 12 (21.05%) Red Hat
14 11 (19.30%) CSS
14 11 (19.30%) XML
14 11 (19.30%) JavaScript

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 19 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 14 (24.56%) Tomcat
3 13 (22.81%) Apache
4 10 (17.54%) WebSphere
5 8 (14.04%) Commerce Server
5 8 (14.04%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (14.04%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (10.53%) iPlanet
7 4 (7.02%) OpenStack
8 3 (5.26%) Confluence
8 3 (5.26%) IIS
9 2 (3.51%) nginx
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.75%) MQSeries
10 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
10 1 (1.75%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Fredhopper
2 3 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) BIG-IP
1 6 (10.53%) Firewall
2 5 (8.77%) Internet
3 4 (7.02%) FTP
3 4 (7.02%) HTTP
3 4 (7.02%) SAN
3 4 (7.02%) SSH
3 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.26%) DNS
4 3 (5.26%) HTTPS
4 3 (5.26%) SSL
4 3 (5.26%) Telnet
5 1 (1.75%) BGP
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.75%) INAP
5 1 (1.75%) ISUP
5 1 (1.75%) LDAP
5 1 (1.75%) OSPF
5 1 (1.75%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) DB2
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 15 (26.32%) Vagrant
4 13 (22.81%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.26%) JIRA
7 2 (3.51%) ProC
7 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.75%) Subversion
8 1 (1.75%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.02%) Retail
4 3 (5.26%) Electronics
4 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.26%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (10.53%) Analyst
2 6 (10.53%) Developer
2 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Architect
3 5 (8.77%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Technical Operations Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (5.26%) C++ Developer
5 3 (5.26%) C++/Java Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (5.26%) Server Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (3.51%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) JSON
2 16 (28.07%) Middleware
3 13 (22.81%) JMS
3 13 (22.81%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (19.30%) CSS
4 11 (19.30%) HTML
4 11 (19.30%) XML
5 8 (14.04%) Ajax
5 8 (14.04%) J2EE
5 8 (14.04%) Worklight
6 5 (8.77%) JSP
7 4 (7.02%) LAMP
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (3.51%) Web Services
8 2 (3.51%) WebCenter
9 1 (1.75%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) Private Cloud
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.51%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.75%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.75%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (59.65%) Unix
2 22 (38.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (31.58%) Windows
4 15 (26.32%) AIX
5 10 (17.54%) Solaris
6 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (12.28%) Ubuntu
8 4 (7.02%) Android
9 3 (5.26%) CentOS
9 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.51%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.75%) Debian
11 1 (1.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) DevOps
2 19 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 15 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (26.32%) ITIL
4 9 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
5 8 (14.04%) Mobile First
5 8 (14.04%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (12.28%) ITIL V3
6 7 (12.28%) Project Management
6 7 (12.28%) Six Sigma
7 6 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (7.02%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (5.26%) Migration
9 3 (5.26%) Open Source
9 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.51%) Software Testing
10 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) Shell Script
2 19 (33.33%) Python
3 14 (24.56%) Java
4 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
4 11 (19.30%) SQL
5 9 (15.79%) C
6 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
6 5 (8.77%) C++
7 3 (5.26%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) ISEB
2 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.75%) CCIE
3 1 (1.75%) CCNP
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) QA
2 6 (10.53%) JSP 440
3 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) Docker
2 4 (7.02%) vSphere
3 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (36.84%) Ansible
2 7 (12.28%) EMC NetWorker
3 6 (10.53%) Puppet
3 6 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.51%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.51%) Pingdom
6 1 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.75%) Consul
6 1 (1.75%) OpenView
6 1 (1.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) IBM
2 16 (28.07%) VMware
3 12 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 11 (19.30%) AppDynamics
4 11 (19.30%) Oracle
5 8 (14.04%) Cisco
5 8 (14.04%) Splunk
6 6 (10.53%) BEA
6 6 (10.53%) F5
6 6 (10.53%) Sun
7 5 (8.77%) EMC
7 5 (8.77%) HP
7 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.26%) Atlassian
8 3 (5.26%) SAP
9 2 (3.51%) Endeca
9 2 (3.51%) FatWire
9 2 (3.51%) PagerDuty
9 2 (3.51%) Symantec
10 1 (1.75%) Mitel