The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South West / Bristol
Rank 31 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing Linux 37 44 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.06% 5.59% 7.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.63% 36.07% 42.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 61
Median daily rate £365 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Median hourly rate £39.00 £38.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +327.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +5.63%

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

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
101 122 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.82% 15.50% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 72 121
Median daily rate £325 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £120 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 10
Median hourly rate £18.50 £27.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.72% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £141.50 £44.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Linux
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Linux Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Linux.

1 39 (49.37%) Windows
2 32 (40.51%) Unix
3 26 (32.91%) Python
4 21 (26.58%) SQL
5 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
6 16 (20.25%) SAN
6 16 (20.25%) Software Engineering
6 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
7 15 (18.99%) Data Centre
8 14 (17.72%) DevOps
8 14 (17.72%) Failover Clustering
8 14 (17.72%) PowerShell
8 14 (17.72%) Clustering
8 14 (17.72%) VMware
9 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
9 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
9 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
9 13 (16.46%) Java
10 12 (15.19%) .NET
10 12 (15.19%) Windows Server
11 11 (13.92%) Analytics
11 11 (13.92%) Cisco
11 11 (13.92%) Git (software)
11 11 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
12 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (12.66%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (12.66%) REST

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (10.13%) OpenStack
2 5 (6.33%) Apache
3 3 (3.80%) nginx
4 2 (2.53%) CMS
4 2 (2.53%) IIS
4 2 (2.53%) Moodle
4 2 (2.53%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.53%) WordPress
5 1 (1.27%) Drupal
5 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.27%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Magento
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.80%) GitHub
3 3 (3.80%) IaaS
4 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.25%) SAN
2 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
3 10 (12.66%) Firewall
4 8 (10.13%) DNS
5 6 (7.59%) Internet
6 5 (6.33%) NAS
7 4 (5.06%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (5.06%) LAN
7 4 (5.06%) WAN
8 3 (3.80%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (3.80%) Network Security
9 2 (2.53%) HTTP
9 2 (2.53%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.27%) DHCP
10 1 (1.27%) FTP
10 1 (1.27%) SSH
10 1 (1.27%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.27%) VoIP
10 1 (1.27%) VPN
10 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (12.66%) Ingres
3 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (8.86%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (7.59%) MySQL
5 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.53%) CouchDB
8 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.53%) Riak
9 1 (1.27%) DB2
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.06%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (5.06%) Subversion
4 3 (3.80%) GoCD
4 3 (3.80%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (2.53%) Capybara
5 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.53%) GDB
5 2 (2.53%) git-flow
5 2 (2.53%) JUnit
5 2 (2.53%) RSpec
6 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.27%) Grunt
6 1 (1.27%) gulp
6 1 (1.27%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.27%) Valgrind
General
1 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.80%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.80%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Military
3 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Developer
2 11 (13.92%) DBA
3 9 (11.39%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) Python Developer
4 8 (10.13%) SQL DBA
5 7 (8.86%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Data Centre Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (6.33%) Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) SOC Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Ada Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Ingres DBA
9 3 (3.80%) Linux Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Polyglot Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.19%) .NET
2 10 (12.66%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (12.66%) REST
3 8 (10.13%) HTML
4 7 (8.86%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (8.86%) CSS
4 7 (8.86%) ZeroMQ
5 6 (7.59%) Web Services
6 4 (5.06%) HTML5
6 4 (5.06%) XML
7 3 (3.80%) CSS3
7 3 (3.80%) Kafka
7 3 (3.80%) Sass
7 3 (3.80%) SOAP
8 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.53%) Dropwizard
8 2 (2.53%) LAMP
8 2 (2.53%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.27%) Django
9 1 (1.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Data Centre
2 14 (17.72%) Clustering
3 8 (10.13%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.06%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (3.80%) CESG
6 3 (3.80%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.80%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.80%) PKI
6 3 (3.80%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.53%) Digital TV
7 2 (2.53%) STB
8 1 (1.27%) CMDB
8 1 (1.27%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.27%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.27%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 39 (49.37%) Windows
2 32 (40.51%) Unix
3 12 (15.19%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.06%) Solaris
6 2 (2.53%) CentOS
6 2 (2.53%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.53%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.27%) AIX
7 1 (1.27%) Fedora
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) Software Engineering
2 14 (17.72%) DevOps
3 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.92%) Analytics
4 10 (12.66%) Data Encryption
4 10 (12.66%) SQL Optimisation
5 8 (10.13%) Information Security
6 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.86%) ETL
6 7 (8.86%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.59%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.59%) ITIL
7 6 (7.59%) SDLC
8 5 (6.33%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.33%) Data Management
8 5 (6.33%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (6.33%) Security Architecture
8 5 (6.33%) SIEM
8 5 (6.33%) TDD
9 4 (5.06%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) Python
2 21 (26.58%) SQL
3 14 (17.72%) PowerShell
4 13 (16.46%) Java
4 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
5 7 (8.86%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.59%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.59%) C
7 5 (6.33%) PHP
7 5 (6.33%) Ruby
7 5 (6.33%) Scala
8 4 (5.06%) C#
9 3 (3.80%) Ada
9 3 (3.80%) C++
9 3 (3.80%) Perl
10 2 (2.53%) Lua
10 2 (2.53%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.27%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.27%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.27%) Ada 95
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.86%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.33%) Degree
5 4 (5.06%) CCNA
5 4 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.06%) CISSP
6 3 (3.80%) CISM
6 3 (3.80%) CLAS
7 2 (2.53%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.27%) AWS Certification
8 1 (1.27%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.27%) GCIA
8 1 (1.27%) GCIH
8 1 (1.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (3.80%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.53%) RMADS
3 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (12.66%) Docker
1 10 (12.66%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.33%) NFS
3 5 (6.33%) Snort
3 5 (6.33%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.06%) LXC
5 1 (1.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 14 (17.72%) Failover Clustering
2 7 (8.86%) Ansible
2 7 (8.86%) Nessus
3 5 (6.33%) SCCM
4 4 (5.06%) QRadar
5 3 (3.80%) Nmap
5 3 (3.80%) Puppet
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.27%) RSA enVision
6 1 (1.27%) SELinux
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) VMware
2 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.92%) Cisco
4 7 (8.86%) SAP
5 4 (5.06%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.06%) Citrix
5 4 (5.06%) Intel Security
5 4 (5.06%) NetApp
5 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.06%) ScanSafe
5 4 (5.06%) Sun
6 3 (3.80%) Oracle
6 3 (3.80%) Qualys
7 2 (2.53%) Serena
7 2 (2.53%) Splunk
8 1 (1.27%) Adobe
8 1 (1.27%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.27%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) Intel
8 1 (1.27%) LogRhythm
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