The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Exeter region that had Linux Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Support
Devon / Exeter
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Support 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 4.65% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £403 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £315 £225
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
125 95 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 96.90% 95.00% 96.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 70 51
Median daily rate £338 £407 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +80.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 15
Median hourly rate £23.00 £10.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £17.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Exeter region that featured Linux Support in the job title.

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Linux Support
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Linux Support Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Linux Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Exeter region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Remedy
4 4 (57.14%) Puppet
5 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (28.57%) ISO 14001
5 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 14001
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Remedy
2 5 (71.43%) VMware