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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 13 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 45 55 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.96% 9.15% 8.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.19% 41.35% 40.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 25
Median daily rate £350 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £191 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 7
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £39.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £60.00 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

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
121 133 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.10% 22.13% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 52 59
Median daily rate £331 £320 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.51% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £165 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £366 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 32
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £10.50 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £60.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

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 27 February 2017.

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
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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -6 23 £350 -17.64% 82
Peterborough - 6 £268 -
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 57 (46.34%) Python
2 36 (29.27%) Windows
3 33 (26.83%) Software Engineering
4 29 (23.58%) Git (software)
5 28 (22.76%) E-Commerce
5 28 (22.76%) Docker
6 27 (21.95%) IaaS
6 27 (21.95%) REST
7 25 (20.33%) Amazon AWS
8 24 (19.51%) Java
8 24 (19.51%) C#
9 23 (18.70%) Node.js
10 22 (17.89%) .NET
11 21 (17.07%) JavaScript
11 21 (17.07%) PaaS
11 21 (17.07%) Continuous Delivery
12 20 (16.26%) Ubuntu
12 20 (16.26%) SQL
13 19 (15.45%) C
13 19 (15.45%) TCP/IP
14 18 (14.63%) HTTP
14 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (13.82%) MongoDB
15 17 (13.82%) Jenkins
16 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (12.20%) JSON
18 14 (11.38%) TDD
18 14 (11.38%) C++
19 13 (10.57%) Unix
20 12 (9.76%) Change Management

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 2 (1.63%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
2 1 (0.81%) Confluence
2 1 (0.81%) Jupyter
2 1 (0.81%) nginx
2 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.81%) SAS
2 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.88%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (21.95%) IaaS
2 25 (20.33%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (17.07%) PaaS
4 16 (13.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.45%) TCP/IP
2 18 (14.63%) HTTP
3 10 (8.13%) DNS
3 10 (8.13%) SSL
4 8 (6.50%) Wireless
5 7 (5.69%) Bluetooth
6 4 (3.25%) VPN
6 4 (3.25%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.44%) Firewall
7 3 (2.44%) LDAP
7 3 (2.44%) ZigBee
8 2 (1.63%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (1.63%) Internet
8 2 (1.63%) Network Security
8 2 (1.63%) SAN
8 2 (1.63%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.81%) AMQP
9 1 (0.81%) DHCP
9 1 (0.81%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.82%) MongoDB
2 11 (8.94%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.25%) Big Data
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.44%) MySQL
6 2 (1.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.63%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (23.58%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.82%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.25%) LabVIEW
4 3 (2.44%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.63%) Hudson
5 2 (1.63%) JIRA
6 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.81%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.81%) CMake
6 1 (0.81%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.81%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.81%) Subversion
6 1 (0.81%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (5.69%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.88%) Finance
3 3 (2.44%) Electronics
4 2 (1.63%) Law
5 1 (0.81%) Automotive
5 1 (0.81%) Avionics
5 1 (0.81%) Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (30.89%) Developer
2 17 (13.82%) Software Engineer
3 13 (10.57%) Analyst
4 12 (9.76%) Platform Engineer
5 10 (8.13%) Node.js Developer
5 10 (8.13%) Python Developer
5 10 (8.13%) Technical Analyst
6 9 (7.32%) C# Developer
6 9 (7.32%) Embedded Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 9 (7.32%) MongoDB Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (4.88%) Architect
8 6 (4.88%) C Software Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Embedded C Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Python Software Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.95%) REST
2 23 (18.70%) Node.js
3 22 (17.89%) .NET
4 15 (12.20%) JSON
5 10 (8.13%) Web Services
6 6 (4.88%) Django
7 5 (4.07%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (3.25%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.25%) X-Windows
9 3 (2.44%) Flask
9 3 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (2.44%) SQLAlchemy
9 3 (2.44%) Twisted
9 3 (2.44%) XML
10 2 (1.63%) Kafka
10 2 (1.63%) RESTful
11 1 (0.81%) Celery
11 1 (0.81%) LAPP Stack
11 1 (0.81%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (5.69%) Computer Science
1 7 (5.69%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.25%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (3.25%) User Experience
4 2 (1.63%) Robotics
4 2 (1.63%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 1 (0.81%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.81%) Online Games
5 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (29.27%) Windows
2 20 (16.26%) Ubuntu
3 13 (10.57%) Unix
4 11 (8.94%) AIX
5 10 (8.13%) Mac OS X
5 10 (8.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (8.13%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.50%) CoreOS
7 6 (4.88%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.07%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.44%) Android
9 3 (2.44%) CentOS
9 3 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (2.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.83%) Software Engineering
2 28 (22.76%) E-Commerce
3 21 (17.07%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.38%) TDD
6 12 (9.76%) Change Management
7 11 (8.94%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (8.13%) DevOps
8 10 (8.13%) ITIL
8 10 (8.13%) ITSM
9 9 (7.32%) Migration
9 9 (7.32%) Technical Analysis
10 8 (6.50%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.50%) Kanban
10 8 (6.50%) Risk Management
10 8 (6.50%) Scrum
10 8 (6.50%) SOA
11 7 (5.69%) Project Management
11 7 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.88%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 57 (46.34%) Python
2 24 (19.51%) C#
2 24 (19.51%) Java
3 21 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.26%) SQL
5 19 (15.45%) C
6 14 (11.38%) C++
7 9 (7.32%) Embedded C
8 6 (4.88%) Bash Shell
8 6 (4.88%) Perl
9 5 (4.07%) PHP
9 5 (4.07%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.07%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.25%) Ruby
11 3 (2.44%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.44%) XAML
12 2 (1.63%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.81%) R
13 1 (0.81%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (8.94%) Degree
2 8 (6.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.81%) CCIE
5 1 (0.81%) CCNA
5 1 (0.81%) CCSA
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.81%) CISM
5 1 (0.81%) CISSP
5 1 (0.81%) JNCIA
5 1 (0.81%) MCSA
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) JSP 440
2 3 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.81%) MISRA
System Software
1 28 (22.76%) Docker
2 12 (9.76%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.25%) Firmware
5 2 (1.63%) KVM
5 2 (1.63%) LXC
6 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.13%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.25%) Ansible
2 4 (3.25%) DameWare
3 3 (2.44%) Puppet
4 1 (0.81%) Consul
4 1 (0.81%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.81%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.81%) Linux-HA
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.81%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.81%) Pacemaker
4 1 (0.81%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 10 (8.13%) Red Hat
1 10 (8.13%) VMware
2 9 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.32%) Oracle
3 6 (4.88%) QAD
4 5 (4.07%) Progress
5 4 (3.25%) Citrix
5 4 (3.25%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.63%) Brocade
6 2 (1.63%) CA
6 2 (1.63%) EMC
6 2 (1.63%) Riverbed
6 2 (1.63%) Vyatta
7 1 (0.81%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.81%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.81%) Intel
7 1 (0.81%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.81%) PagerDuty
7 1 (0.81%) Samsung
7 1 (0.81%) Vertica
Cambridgeshire
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 days ago