The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 31 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Linux 17 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.09% 2.74% 4.44%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.87% 14.52% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 14
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £352
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Linux
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
61 62 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 14.66% 18.84% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 43
Median daily rate £375 £341 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.97% +13.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £178 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 11
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.65 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% -12.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £20.79 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Linux.

1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Windows
3 13 (35.14%) Unix
3 13 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (35.14%) DevOps
4 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
5 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (29.73%) Java
5 11 (29.73%) VMware
6 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
6 9 (24.32%) Python
7 8 (21.62%) Terraform
8 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
8 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (16.22%) Web Development
9 6 (16.22%) MODAF
9 6 (16.22%) Retail
9 6 (16.22%) Zachman Framework
9 6 (16.22%) TOGAF
10 5 (13.51%) IBM
10 5 (13.51%) HTML
10 5 (13.51%) SQL
10 5 (13.51%) J2EE
10 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
10 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
10 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (13.51%) Scrum
10 5 (13.51%) Ruby
10 5 (13.51%) GoCD
10 5 (13.51%) Release Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (8.11%) Apache
1 3 (8.11%) IIS
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.41%) SAS
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) ENOVIA
2 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) GitHub
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) DNS
1 3 (8.11%) LAN
1 3 (8.11%) WAN
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) ICMP
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.51%) GoCD
4 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (16.22%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Architect
4 5 (13.51%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Junior
5 4 (10.81%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (10.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Designer
6 3 (8.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) DevOps Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Network Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Network Designer
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) HTML
1 5 (13.51%) J2EE
2 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) CSS
3 3 (8.11%) Web Services
3 3 (8.11%) XML
4 2 (5.41%) jQuery
4 2 (5.41%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.70%) CSS3
5 1 (2.70%) ELK Stack
5 1 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) JSON
5 1 (2.70%) LAMP
5 1 (2.70%) LESS
5 1 (2.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.11%) Performance Metrics
1 3 (8.11%) Statistics
2 2 (5.41%) Blog
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Unix
3 3 (8.11%) CentOS
4 2 (5.41%) Fedora
4 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) DevOps
3 7 (18.92%) Configuration Management
3 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (16.22%) MODAF
4 6 (16.22%) TOGAF
4 6 (16.22%) Web Development
4 6 (16.22%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Release Management
5 5 (13.51%) Scrum
5 5 (13.51%) SDLC
6 4 (10.81%) Open Source
6 4 (10.81%) Performance Testing
6 4 (10.81%) PLM
7 3 (8.11%) Business Transformation
7 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
7 3 (8.11%) Product Management
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) Java
2 9 (24.32%) Python
3 5 (13.51%) Bash Shell
3 5 (13.51%) Ruby
3 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 4 (10.81%) PHP
5 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.11%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) Korn
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) CCDA
1 2 (5.41%) CCDP
1 2 (5.41%) CCIE
1 2 (5.41%) CCNA
1 2 (5.41%) CCNP
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) Docker
3 1 (2.70%) NFS
3 1 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (21.62%) Terraform
3 5 (13.51%) Puppet
4 3 (8.11%) Ansible
5 2 (5.41%) Packer
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (2.70%) Simpana
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) VMware
2 5 (13.51%) IBM
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) SAP
4 2 (5.41%) Juniper
4 2 (5.41%) Mercator
4 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.41%) Splunk
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) CommVault
5 1 (2.70%) EMC
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Netezza
5 1 (2.70%) New Relic
5 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) Sun
5 1 (2.70%) Veritas
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