The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 25 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 2 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 1.45% - 7.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% - 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £413 - £315
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 - £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 - £325
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 £39.75 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +20.96%
Linux
Devon

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

Operating Systems Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 14.49% 16.11% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 18
Median daily rate £205 £200 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Linux
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 24 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
1 1 (33.33%) OpenAM
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

Linux
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) VMware