The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 76 67 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.93% 9.84% 9.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.15% 49.63% 36.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 34
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £258 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £442 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 14
Median hourly rate £32.75 £50.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £37.70 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £56.00 £54.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.04%
Linux
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
143 135 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.32% 19.82% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 52 109
Median daily rate £330 £320 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +82.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £160 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 33 35
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -65.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.25 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Linux
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Linux Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Linux
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -3 33 £350 -5.40% 53
Peterborough +12 14 £300 -33.33% 6
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 52 (40.94%) Python
2 41 (32.28%) Windows
3 37 (29.13%) SQL
4 32 (25.20%) Unix
4 32 (25.20%) Software Engineering
5 29 (22.83%) C
6 23 (18.11%) Oracle
6 23 (18.11%) Amazon AWS
7 22 (17.32%) C#
7 22 (17.32%) Java
8 21 (16.54%) C++
9 20 (15.75%) E-Commerce
10 19 (14.96%) Degree
10 19 (14.96%) IaaS
10 19 (14.96%) Docker
11 18 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (14.17%) .NET
12 17 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (12.60%) MongoDB
13 16 (12.60%) REST
13 16 (12.60%) VMware
14 14 (11.02%) ITIL
14 14 (11.02%) Active Directory
14 14 (11.02%) Red Hat
14 14 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (11.02%) Node.js
15 13 (10.24%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (10.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (10.24%) PaaS

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (3.94%) Apache
2 3 (2.36%) IIS
3 2 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.79%) nginx
4 1 (0.79%) SAS
4 1 (0.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (5.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.36%) MFGPRO
2 2 (1.57%) Traffica
3 1 (0.79%) Magento
3 1 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.11%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (14.96%) IaaS
3 14 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (10.24%) PaaS
5 5 (3.94%) GitHub
6 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.87%) HTTP
2 8 (6.30%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.51%) DNS
3 7 (5.51%) LDAP
4 5 (3.94%) SAN
4 5 (3.94%) VPN
5 4 (3.15%) Firewall
5 4 (3.15%) Network Security
5 4 (3.15%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (3.15%) Wireless
6 3 (2.36%) ZigBee
7 2 (1.57%) DHCP
7 2 (1.57%) SSL
8 1 (0.79%) BGP
8 1 (0.79%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.79%) Broadband
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.79%) Internet
8 1 (0.79%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.60%) MongoDB
2 11 (8.66%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.09%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.30%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.72%) Big Data
5 6 (4.72%) MySQL
5 6 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.15%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (9.45%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.66%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.72%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.15%) LabVIEW
5 3 (2.36%) JIRA
6 2 (1.57%) Hudson
7 1 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.79%) CMake
7 1 (0.79%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.79%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.79%) Subversion
7 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (8.66%) Manufacturing
2 9 (7.09%) Finance
3 3 (2.36%) Military
4 2 (1.57%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Automotive
5 1 (0.79%) Avionics
5 1 (0.79%) Law
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (33.86%) Developer
2 18 (14.17%) Software Engineer
3 14 (11.02%) Analyst
4 10 (7.87%) Node.js Developer
4 10 (7.87%) Python Developer
5 9 (7.09%) MongoDB Developer
5 9 (7.09%) Software Developer
6 8 (6.30%) C# Developer
6 8 (6.30%) Embedded Engineer
6 8 (6.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (6.30%) Python Software Engineer
7 7 (5.51%) Architect
7 7 (5.51%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.51%) Test Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) C Software Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Embedded C Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.17%) .NET
2 16 (12.60%) REST
3 14 (11.02%) Node.js
4 12 (9.45%) Web Services
5 8 (6.30%) Oracle ADF
6 6 (4.72%) JSON
7 4 (3.15%) Django
7 4 (3.15%) X-Windows
8 3 (2.36%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.36%) Flask
8 3 (2.36%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (2.36%) SQLAlchemy
8 3 (2.36%) Twisted
8 3 (2.36%) XML
9 2 (1.57%) Middleware
10 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.79%) HTML
10 1 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.79%) Spring
10 1 (0.79%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.87%) Biology
3 8 (6.30%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.72%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (3.94%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.94%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.94%) Informatics
6 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.36%) User Experience
8 2 (1.57%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.79%) Ontologies
9 1 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.79%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.79%) VHDL
9 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 41 (32.28%) Windows
2 32 (25.20%) Unix
3 13 (10.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.45%) Ubuntu
5 10 (7.87%) Mac OS X
6 9 (7.09%) Windows Server
7 8 (6.30%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.94%) AIX
8 5 (3.94%) Windows 10
9 4 (3.15%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (3.15%) Solaris
9 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.57%) CentOS
11 2 (1.57%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.79%) Android
12 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.20%) Software Engineering
2 20 (15.75%) E-Commerce
3 18 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (11.02%) ITIL
5 13 (10.24%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (9.45%) Open Source
7 11 (8.66%) Change Management
7 11 (8.66%) ITSM
7 11 (8.66%) TDD
8 9 (7.09%) DevOps
8 9 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (7.09%) Technical Analysis
9 8 (6.30%) High Availability
9 8 (6.30%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (5.51%) OO
10 7 (5.51%) Project Management
10 7 (5.51%) Risk Management
10 7 (5.51%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.51%) Unit Testing
10 7 (5.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (40.94%) Python
2 37 (29.13%) SQL
3 29 (22.83%) C
4 22 (17.32%) C#
4 22 (17.32%) Java
5 21 (16.54%) C++
6 13 (10.24%) Perl
7 11 (8.66%) PL/SQL
8 9 (7.09%) Shell Script
9 8 (6.30%) JavaScript
9 8 (6.30%) VB.NET
10 7 (5.51%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.51%) Embedded C
11 5 (3.94%) PHP
12 4 (3.15%) Ruby
13 3 (2.36%) MATLAB
13 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.57%) XAML
15 1 (0.79%) Go
15 1 (0.79%) Jython
Qualifications
1 19 (14.96%) Degree
2 9 (7.09%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.72%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.36%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.36%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.57%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.79%) MISRA
System Software
1 19 (14.96%) Docker
2 14 (11.02%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.15%) iptables
4 3 (2.36%) Postfix
4 3 (2.36%) Sendmail
4 3 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.36%) vSphere
5 2 (1.57%) Snort
5 2 (1.57%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.79%) Firmware
6 1 (0.79%) KVM
6 1 (0.79%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (7.87%) Puppet
2 4 (3.15%) DameWare
2 4 (3.15%) Nagios
2 4 (3.15%) OSSEC
3 3 (2.36%) Ansible
3 3 (2.36%) Cobbler
3 3 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.57%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.79%) Consul
5 1 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.79%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.79%) Linux-HA
5 1 (0.79%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 23 (18.11%) Oracle
2 16 (12.60%) VMware
3 14 (11.02%) Red Hat
4 12 (9.45%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.30%) Citrix
6 5 (3.94%) EMC
6 5 (3.94%) HP
7 4 (3.15%) LANDesk
7 4 (3.15%) LogRhythm
7 4 (3.15%) NetApp
7 4 (3.15%) TippingPoint
8 3 (2.36%) QAD
8 3 (2.36%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.36%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.36%) Splunk
9 2 (1.57%) Nokia
9 2 (1.57%) Progress
10 1 (0.79%) CA
10 1 (0.79%) Cisco
10 1 (0.79%) Intel
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