The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - 14 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee - 4.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
Linux
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
18 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 64.29% 28.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 0
Median daily rate £225 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £30.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

Linux
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 28 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Linux.

1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Server Building
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Legal

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Server Building
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat