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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 5 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Contract jobs citing Linux 44 38 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.25% 8.76% 3.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% 24.52% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 6
Median daily rate £425 £344 £153
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +125.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £144 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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 Cardiff region.

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
66 155 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.88% 35.71% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 112 27
Median daily rate £400 £334 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.85% +66.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £143 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £459 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 4
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -16.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £10.75 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £13.00 £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Linux.

1 32 (40.51%) Java
2 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (30.38%) Oracle
4 20 (25.32%) Windows
4 20 (25.32%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
5 19 (24.05%) HTTP
5 19 (24.05%) Configuration Management
5 19 (24.05%) DevOps
5 19 (24.05%) Microservices
6 17 (21.52%) Ansible
6 17 (21.52%) Dropwizard
6 17 (21.52%) Continuous Deployment
6 17 (21.52%) REST
7 16 (20.25%) MongoDB
7 16 (20.25%) Spring
7 16 (20.25%) Unix
7 16 (20.25%) HTML
8 15 (18.99%) Scrum
8 15 (18.99%) Security Cleared
9 14 (17.72%) JSON
9 14 (17.72%) Neo4j
9 14 (17.72%) Kafka
9 14 (17.72%) Relational Database
9 14 (17.72%) Hibernate
9 14 (17.72%) Terraform
10 13 (16.46%) Mac OS X
10 13 (16.46%) Oracle Database
10 13 (16.46%) JAX-RS
10 13 (16.46%) Git (software)

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 (13.92%) PowerExchange
2 7 (8.86%) Apache
3 5 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (6.33%) JBoss
4 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.80%) IIS
5 3 (3.80%) Jetty
5 3 (3.80%) Mongrel
5 3 (3.80%) nginx
5 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.53%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.53%) Tornado
6 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.27%) Confluence
7 1 (1.27%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.32%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (7.59%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.59%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.80%) Google App Engine
4 3 (3.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.27%) PaaS
6 1 (1.27%) Route 53
6 1 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.05%) HTTP
2 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.33%) SSL
4 4 (5.06%) DSL
5 3 (3.80%) DHCP
5 3 (3.80%) DNS
5 3 (3.80%) FTP
5 3 (3.80%) IPsec
5 3 (3.80%) SNMP
5 3 (3.80%) VoIP
6 2 (2.53%) Firewall
6 2 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) MongoDB
2 14 (17.72%) Neo4j
2 14 (17.72%) Relational Database
3 13 (16.46%) Oracle Database
4 11 (13.92%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.33%) PowerCenter
6 4 (5.06%) MySQL
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.53%) SQLite
9 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.27%) Big Data
9 1 (1.27%) DB2
9 1 (1.27%) HBase
9 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.19%) Cucumber
3 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
4 8 (10.13%) JMeter
5 7 (8.86%) LoadRunner
5 7 (8.86%) Selenium
6 5 (6.33%) Rational Performance Tester
7 4 (5.06%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.80%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.80%) GCC
8 3 (3.80%) The Grinder
8 3 (3.80%) Travis CI
9 2 (2.53%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.53%) WinRunner
10 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.27%) JIRA
10 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (15.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) Consultant
2 14 (17.72%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.66%) Informatica Consultant
4 8 (10.13%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.13%) Software Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (6.33%) Performance Tester
5 5 (6.33%) Senior Performance Tester
5 5 (6.33%) Senior Tester
5 5 (6.33%) Tester
6 4 (5.06%) C Software Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Java Architect
7 3 (3.80%) Java Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.80%) Senior C Software Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) Dropwizard
1 17 (21.52%) REST
2 16 (20.25%) HTML
2 16 (20.25%) Spring
3 14 (17.72%) Hibernate
3 14 (17.72%) JSON
3 14 (17.72%) Kafka
4 13 (16.46%) JAX-RS
4 13 (16.46%) RESTful
5 12 (15.19%) Spring Boot
6 11 (13.92%) iXBRL
7 7 (8.86%) J2EE
8 5 (6.33%) Java EE
8 5 (6.33%) Web Services
9 4 (5.06%) SOAP
10 3 (3.80%) .NET
10 3 (3.80%) CSS
10 3 (3.80%) Node.js
10 3 (3.80%) Servlets
11 2 (2.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.59%) iSeries
3 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.53%) Life Science
4 1 (1.27%) iPad
4 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.32%) Windows
2 16 (20.25%) Unix
3 13 (16.46%) Mac OS X
4 6 (7.59%) AIX
4 6 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.33%) Debian
6 3 (3.80%) CentOS
6 3 (3.80%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.27%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.05%) Configuration Management
2 19 (24.05%) DevOps
2 19 (24.05%) Microservices
2 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
3 17 (21.52%) Continuous Deployment
4 15 (18.99%) Scrum
5 12 (15.19%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (15.19%) Web Design
6 11 (13.92%) Change Data Capture
7 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (10.13%) Open Source
7 8 (10.13%) Performance Testing
8 6 (7.59%) ETL
9 5 (6.33%) API Design
9 5 (6.33%) Database Tuning
9 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.33%) RAD
9 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
9 5 (6.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.51%) Java
2 11 (13.92%) Go
2 11 (13.92%) SQL
3 7 (8.86%) C
4 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.06%) Python
5 3 (3.80%) Groovy
5 3 (3.80%) Scala
6 2 (2.53%) C++
6 2 (2.53%) JCL
6 2 (2.53%) Korn
6 2 (2.53%) PHP
6 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.27%) Perl
7 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (18.99%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (6.33%) ISEB
4 2 (2.53%) CISM
4 2 (2.53%) CISSP
4 2 (2.53%) Degree
4 2 (2.53%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (7.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.80%) Xen
4 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (21.52%) Ansible
2 14 (17.72%) Terraform
3 11 (13.92%) Puppet
4 6 (7.59%) Rundeck
5 4 (5.06%) Marathon
5 4 (5.06%) Mesos
5 4 (5.06%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.53%) Control-M
6 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.53%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (1.27%) Consul
7 1 (1.27%) Fluentd
7 1 (1.27%) Grafana
7 1 (1.27%) Kibana
7 1 (1.27%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 24 (30.38%) Oracle
2 12 (15.19%) Informatica
2 12 (15.19%) Teradata
3 6 (7.59%) HP
3 6 (7.59%) VMware
4 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.80%) Google
5 3 (3.80%) Kofax
5 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.80%) Siebel
6 2 (2.53%) Cisco
6 2 (2.53%) Clearswift
6 2 (2.53%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.27%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.27%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.27%) BMC
7 1 (1.27%) BT
7 1 (1.27%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.27%) PagerDuty
7 1 (1.27%) SAP
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