The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Linux Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Specialist
Rank - - 70
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £319 £368
% change year-on-year
+49.01% -13.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Linux Specialist
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
838 856 908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.74% 95.75% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 628 627
Median daily rate £368 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 47 44
Median hourly rate £22.75 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.87% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.41 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £31.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Linux Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Linux Specialist in the job title.

Linux Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Linux Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Linux Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Linux Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Linux Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol