The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 13 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 1 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 3.85% - 16.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% - 34.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 13
Median daily rate - - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +6.94%

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

Operating Systems Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 59 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 50.00% 39.33% 47.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 46 39
Median daily rate £281 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £295 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Linux.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) NAS
2 12 (80.00%) Software Distribution
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Solaris
4 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 8 (53.33%) HP
5 7 (46.67%) Python
5 7 (46.67%) Tivoli
5 7 (46.67%) Firewall
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
6 6 (40.00%) Server Building
6 6 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (40.00%) SCOrch
6 6 (40.00%) Puppet
6 6 (40.00%) ITSM
6 6 (40.00%) IPsec
6 6 (40.00%) Netcool
6 6 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (40.00%) Middleware
6 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (40.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (40.00%) Clustering
6 6 (40.00%) Jython

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 1 (6.67%) iPlanet
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) NAS
1 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) HTTP
3 6 (40.00%) HTTPS
3 6 (40.00%) IPsec
3 6 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) JSP
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Solaris
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (13.33%) AIX
6 1 (6.67%) HPUX
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Software Distribution
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (40.00%) ITSM
3 6 (40.00%) Server Building
3 6 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (26.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Jython
3 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Tivoli
2 6 (40.00%) BladeLogic
2 6 (40.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 6 (40.00%) Netcool
2 6 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) Puppet
2 6 (40.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (6.67%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) BMC
2 6 (40.00%) CA
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
2 6 (40.00%) Dell
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Veritas
3 1 (6.67%) BEA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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