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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Devon / Exeter
Rank 11 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing Linux 20 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 12.82% 2.97% 15.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.43% 17.65% 54.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 7
Median daily rate £470 £408 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.33% +48.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £302 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £408 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

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
28 17 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 17.95% 16.83% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 8
Median daily rate £175 £255 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.37% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £150 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £408 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £11.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% +53.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Linux.

1 22 (68.75%) ITIL
2 19 (59.38%) Red Hat
3 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (50.00%) Oracle
3 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (37.50%) Unix
6 11 (34.38%) IIS
6 11 (34.38%) Perl
6 11 (34.38%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
7 10 (31.25%) WebSphere
7 10 (31.25%) GlassFish
7 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
7 10 (31.25%) Ant
7 10 (31.25%) VBScript
7 10 (31.25%) AIX
7 10 (31.25%) Kerberos
7 10 (31.25%) IBM
7 10 (31.25%) Subversion
8 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
9 7 (21.88%) REST
9 7 (21.88%) Neo4j
9 7 (21.88%) JAX-RS
9 7 (21.88%) Dropwizard
9 7 (21.88%) HTTP
9 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
9 7 (21.88%) MS Excel

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 11 (34.38%) IIS
2 10 (31.25%) GlassFish
2 10 (31.25%) WebSphere
3 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.25%) Apache
5 1 (3.13%) JBoss
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) Kerberos
2 7 (21.88%) HTTP
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database
3 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
3 7 (21.88%) Neo4j
4 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Ant
1 10 (31.25%) Subversion
2 5 (15.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Gradle
2 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 7 (21.88%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Linux Support
2 7 (21.88%) Linux Support Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) IT Support
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Linux Support
3 5 (15.63%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) Dropwizard
1 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
1 7 (21.88%) JAX-RS
1 7 (21.88%) REST
2 5 (15.63%) Grails
2 5 (15.63%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (15.63%) Spring
2 5 (15.63%) XML
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (37.50%) Unix
3 10 (31.25%) AIX
4 7 (21.88%) Mac OS X
5 2 (6.25%) Windows
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) ITIL
2 11 (34.38%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (18.75%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.63%) Migration
4 5 (15.63%) Open Source
4 5 (15.63%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) Web Design
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (3.13%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Perl
2 10 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 10 (31.25%) VBScript
3 7 (21.88%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) Groovy
5 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 14001
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) Docker
2 5 (15.63%) Terminal Services
2 5 (15.63%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Red Hat
2 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) Oracle
3 10 (31.25%) IBM
4 5 (15.63%) Citrix
4 5 (15.63%) Remedy
4 5 (15.63%) Sophos
4 5 (15.63%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Google
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