The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 20 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Linux 27 13 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.00% 4.92% 11.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.55% 18.57% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 21
Average daily rate £450 £405 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% +20.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £400 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
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
62 70 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 22.96% 26.52% 36.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 23 53
Average daily rate £350 £400 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £163 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -23.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 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 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 20 (57.14%) IBM
2 19 (54.29%) Jenkins
2 19 (54.29%) DevOps
3 18 (51.43%) Git (software)
4 17 (48.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (45.71%) Middleware
6 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (42.86%) Ansible
7 14 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 14 (40.00%) WebLogic
8 13 (37.14%) Unix
8 13 (37.14%) Tomcat
9 12 (34.29%) VMware
9 12 (34.29%) Python
9 12 (34.29%) WebSphere
10 11 (31.43%) Vagrant
11 10 (28.57%) Windows
12 9 (25.71%) JMS
12 9 (25.71%) RabbitMQ
12 9 (25.71%) Private Cloud
13 8 (22.86%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
14 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
14 7 (20.00%) Firewall
14 7 (20.00%) JSON
14 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (20.00%) F5
15 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
16 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
16 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 13 (37.14%) Tomcat
3 12 (34.29%) WebSphere
4 8 (22.86%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (14.29%) Apache
6 4 (11.43%) JBoss
7 3 (8.57%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (2.86%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.86%) CloudBees
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 5 (14.29%) LAN
2 5 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.86%) HTTP
4 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.86%) NAS
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Jenkins
2 18 (51.43%) Git (software)
3 14 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (31.43%) Vagrant
5 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.71%) FishEye
5 2 (5.71%) JIRA
5 2 (5.71%) RSpec
6 1 (2.86%) Introscope
6 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.43%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (37.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Architect
5 4 (11.43%) VMware Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Middleware
2 9 (25.71%) JMS
2 9 (25.71%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (20.00%) JSON
4 4 (11.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) HTML
4 4 (11.43%) J2EE
4 4 (11.43%) jQuery
5 2 (5.71%) Ajax
5 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
5 2 (5.71%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (5.71%) LAMP
5 2 (5.71%) Laravel
5 2 (5.71%) Phusion Passenger
5 2 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.86%) CSS3
6 1 (2.86%) ELK Stack
6 1 (2.86%) REST
6 1 (2.86%) SOAP
6 1 (2.86%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Private Cloud
2 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.43%) Mainframe
4 3 (8.57%) Clustering
5 2 (5.71%) FMCG
5 2 (5.71%) Health Informatics
5 2 (5.71%) Informatics
6 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Unix
3 10 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
5 5 (14.29%) CentOS
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.43%) AIX
6 4 (11.43%) SUSE
7 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.86%) Debian
8 1 (2.86%) Fedora
8 1 (2.86%) Solaris
8 1 (2.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) DevOps
2 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) High Availability
6 3 (8.57%) Migration
6 3 (8.57%) Scrum
7 2 (5.71%) ITIL
7 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.71%) MVC
7 2 (5.71%) OO
7 2 (5.71%) OO PHP
7 2 (5.71%) Open Source
7 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.71%) Web Development
8 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Python
2 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
3 5 (14.29%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) Jython
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.57%) Docker
4 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.86%) KVM
5 1 (2.86%) NFS
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.86%) Postfix
5 1 (2.86%) qmail
5 1 (2.86%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.86%) Varnish
5 1 (2.86%) vSphere
5 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (42.86%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Cacti
2 2 (5.71%) Capistrano
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
2 2 (5.71%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.71%) Packer
2 2 (5.71%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) vRealize
3 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) Bacula
3 1 (2.86%) cPanel
3 1 (2.86%) Grafana
3 1 (2.86%) Graphite
3 1 (2.86%) Kibana
3 1 (2.86%) logstash
3 1 (2.86%) Plesk
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) Salt
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) IBM
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (8.57%) Citrix
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.71%) Symantec
5 2 (5.71%) Zend
6 1 (2.86%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.86%) ATG
6 1 (2.86%) CommVault
6 1 (2.86%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.86%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.86%) Veritas
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