The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -8
Contract jobs citing Linux 42 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.13% 4.44% 4.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.73% 19.79% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 12
Median daily rate £424 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £275 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.04%
Linux
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
88 96 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.50% 22.43% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 78 36
Median daily rate £413 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £163 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £409 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 8
Median hourly rate £11.17 £16.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.18% +45.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 7 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Linux.

1 20 (39.22%) Java
1 20 (39.22%) Oracle
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
4 14 (27.45%) SQL
5 13 (25.49%) Windows
6 12 (23.53%) Teradata
6 12 (23.53%) Informatica
6 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database
7 11 (21.57%) Change Data Capture
7 11 (21.57%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (21.57%) PowerExchange
7 11 (21.57%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (21.57%) HTML
7 11 (21.57%) JSON
8 10 (19.61%) Scrum
8 10 (19.61%) Finance
8 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
8 10 (19.61%) Kafka
9 9 (17.65%) ETL
10 8 (15.69%) Unix
10 8 (15.69%) HTTP
10 8 (15.69%) JMeter
10 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
10 8 (15.69%) Performance Testing
10 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
10 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
10 8 (15.69%) REST
10 8 (15.69%) Neo4j
11 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 11 (21.57%) PowerExchange
2 5 (9.80%) Apache
2 5 (9.80%) JBoss
3 4 (7.84%) Apache Spark
4 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.96%) Confluence
6 1 (1.96%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) HTTP
2 3 (5.88%) SNMP
2 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.96%) LAN
3 1 (1.96%) SSH
3 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 11 (21.57%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (15.69%) Neo4j
3 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
4 7 (13.73%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.80%) Big Data
5 5 (9.80%) PowerCenter
6 3 (5.88%) HBase
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.92%) MySQL
8 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.96%) DB2
8 1 (1.96%) HPCC
8 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
1 8 (15.69%) JMeter
2 7 (13.73%) LoadRunner
3 6 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 6 (11.76%) Selenium
4 5 (9.80%) Rational Performance Tester
5 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.88%) GCC
6 3 (5.88%) The Grinder
7 2 (3.92%) HP UFT
7 2 (3.92%) JIRA
7 2 (3.92%) WinRunner
8 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.96%) JBehave
8 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.96%) JUnit
8 1 (1.96%) Maven
8 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Consultant
3 10 (19.61%) Informatica Consultant
4 8 (15.69%) Java Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Performance Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Performance Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Tester
5 5 (9.80%) Tester
6 4 (7.84%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Senior C Software Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) HTML
1 11 (21.57%) JSON
2 10 (19.61%) Kafka
3 8 (15.69%) REST
4 7 (13.73%) Dropwizard
4 7 (13.73%) Hibernate
4 7 (13.73%) JAX-RS
4 7 (13.73%) RESTful
4 7 (13.73%) Spring
5 6 (11.76%) iXBRL
5 6 (11.76%) Spring Boot
6 4 (7.84%) CSS
6 4 (7.84%) SOAP
7 3 (5.88%) J2EE
8 2 (3.92%) HTML5
8 2 (3.92%) jQuery
8 2 (3.92%) Node.js
8 2 (3.92%) Web Services
9 1 (1.96%) ELK Stack
9 1 (1.96%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) iSeries
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.96%) Digital TV
2 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Unix
3 7 (13.73%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.88%) CentOS
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.92%) Debian
6 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.96%) SUSE
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
3 11 (21.57%) Change Data Capture
4 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
4 10 (19.61%) Scrum
5 9 (17.65%) ETL
6 8 (15.69%) Performance Testing
7 7 (13.73%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (13.73%) OO
7 7 (13.73%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (13.73%) Web Design
8 6 (11.76%) Microservices
8 6 (11.76%) Open Source
9 5 (9.80%) Database Tuning
9 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (9.80%) ETL Development
9 5 (9.80%) RAD
9 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
9 5 (9.80%) UML
9 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) Java
2 14 (27.45%) SQL
3 7 (13.73%) C
3 7 (13.73%) Go
4 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.88%) Groovy
5 3 (5.88%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) Scala
6 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) ISEB
3 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.96%) Docker
3 1 (1.96%) NFS
3 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.96%) vSphere
3 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Ansible
1 5 (9.80%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (9.80%) Puppet
2 2 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.96%) Consul
3 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.96%) Pingdom
3 1 (1.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Oracle
2 12 (23.53%) Informatica
2 12 (23.53%) Teradata
3 6 (11.76%) HP
4 4 (7.84%) Cloudera
5 3 (5.88%) Siebel
5 3 (5.88%) VMware
6 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.96%) Altiris
7 1 (1.96%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.96%) NetApp
7 1 (1.96%) PagerDuty
7 1 (1.96%) Perforce
7 1 (1.96%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Symantec
7 1 (1.96%) Zend
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