The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 83 58 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.20% 6.67% 9.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.30% 35.15% 37.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 21 41
Median daily rate £400 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
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 Glasgow region.

Operating Systems Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
165 165 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.23% 18.99% 24.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 73 84
Median daily rate £300 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £191 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 10
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Linux.

1 119 (73.46%) Unix
2 94 (58.02%) Java
3 69 (42.59%) Perl
4 68 (41.98%) SQL
5 62 (38.27%) Finance
6 61 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (33.95%) DB2
7 55 (33.95%) OO
8 53 (32.72%) Sybase
9 50 (30.86%) Relational Database
10 48 (29.63%) OOD
10 48 (29.63%) Spring
11 42 (25.93%) SDLC
12 41 (25.31%) Analytical Skills
13 40 (24.69%) J2SE
13 40 (24.69%) RDBMS
14 38 (23.46%) AIX
15 36 (22.22%) JUnit
15 36 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 34 (20.99%) JMS
17 31 (19.14%) Oracle
18 30 (18.52%) Software Engineering
19 29 (17.90%) Windows
20 26 (16.05%) Banking
21 25 (15.43%) Red Hat
22 24 (14.81%) Front Office
23 23 (14.20%) Git (software)
24 21 (12.96%) IBM
24 21 (12.96%) Multithreading
25 20 (12.35%) Shell Script

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 16 (9.88%) JBoss
2 12 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 10 (6.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (4.94%) Tomcat
6 7 (4.32%) Apache
7 6 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (3.70%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (1.23%) GeoServer
8 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.23%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.85%) IaaS
1 3 (1.85%) PaaS
2 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.17%) HTTP
1 10 (6.17%) SAN
2 8 (4.94%) Firewall
3 5 (3.09%) Internet
4 4 (2.47%) DNS
5 2 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.23%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.23%) SSH
5 2 (1.23%) SSL
5 2 (1.23%) VPN
6 1 (0.62%) CTI
6 1 (0.62%) DHCP
6 1 (0.62%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.62%) LAN
6 1 (0.62%) NAS
6 1 (0.62%) VoIP
6 1 (0.62%) WAN
6 1 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (33.95%) DB2
2 50 (30.86%) Relational Database
3 40 (24.69%) RDBMS
4 15 (9.26%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.94%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.70%) MarkLogic
6 6 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.47%) MySQL
8 3 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.85%) GIS
9 2 (1.23%) Big Data
9 2 (1.23%) QGIS
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (22.22%) JUnit
2 23 (14.20%) Git (software)
3 16 (9.88%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.88%) Subversion
4 10 (6.17%) Maven
5 7 (4.32%) Hudson
6 5 (3.09%) Ant
7 3 (1.85%) Bower
7 3 (1.85%) Flyway
8 2 (1.23%) DBeaver
8 2 (1.23%) GitLab
8 2 (1.23%) Selenium
8 2 (1.23%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.62%) JIRA
9 1 (0.62%) NetBeans
General
1 62 (38.27%) Finance
2 26 (16.05%) Banking
3 24 (14.81%) Front Office
4 14 (8.64%) Investment Banking
5 10 (6.17%) Law
6 4 (2.47%) Legal
7 2 (1.23%) Publishing
8 1 (0.62%) Electronics
8 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (46.91%) Developer
2 46 (28.40%) Java Developer
3 18 (11.11%) C++ Developer
4 11 (6.79%) Analyst
4 11 (6.79%) Senior Developer
4 11 (6.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (6.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (4.94%) Consultant
7 6 (3.70%) Administrator
8 5 (3.09%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (3.09%) Security Engineer
8 5 (3.09%) Unix Developer
9 4 (2.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (2.47%) Support Specialist
9 4 (2.47%) Technical Design Leader
9 4 (2.47%) Technical Leader
9 4 (2.47%) Test Analyst
9 4 (2.47%) Unix Administrator
9 4 (2.47%) Unix Engineer
10 3 (1.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (29.63%) Spring
2 40 (24.69%) J2SE
3 34 (20.99%) JMS
4 14 (8.64%) Hibernate
5 11 (6.79%) HTML
5 11 (6.79%) J2EE
6 10 (6.17%) AngularJS
7 8 (4.94%) JSP
8 7 (4.32%) CSS
9 6 (3.70%) Apache Commons
9 6 (3.70%) Drools
9 6 (3.70%) Ext JS
9 6 (3.70%) jBPM
9 6 (3.70%) Servlets
9 6 (3.70%) XML
10 5 (3.09%) Java EE
11 4 (2.47%) Middleware
11 4 (2.47%) Node.js
12 3 (1.85%) Flask
12 3 (1.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.31%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (11.73%) Equity Derivative
3 14 (8.64%) Equities
4 11 (6.79%) Clustering
5 9 (5.56%) Derivative
6 7 (4.32%) Computer Science
7 6 (3.70%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.70%) DataPower
7 6 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.47%) Fixed Income
8 4 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.85%) Replication
10 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.23%) Market Risk
10 2 (1.23%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.23%) Wiki
11 1 (0.62%) Arduino
11 1 (0.62%) HP Storage
11 1 (0.62%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.62%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 119 (73.46%) Unix
2 38 (23.46%) AIX
3 36 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 29 (17.90%) Windows
5 13 (8.02%) Solaris
6 9 (5.56%) HPUX
6 9 (5.56%) Windows Server
7 7 (4.32%) Mac OS X
8 5 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.47%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.85%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.62%) CentOS
11 1 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (33.95%) OO
3 48 (29.63%) OOD
4 42 (25.93%) SDLC
5 30 (18.52%) Software Engineering
6 21 (12.96%) Multithreading
7 17 (10.49%) DevOps
8 15 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (8.64%) Database Tuning
10 12 (7.41%) TDD
11 11 (6.79%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (6.79%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (6.17%) Configuration Management
12 10 (6.17%) Kanban
12 10 (6.17%) Open Source
12 10 (6.17%) Scrum
13 9 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (5.56%) Migration
13 9 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (4.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 94 (58.02%) Java
2 69 (42.59%) Perl
3 68 (41.98%) SQL
4 20 (12.35%) Shell Script
5 19 (11.73%) C++
5 19 (11.73%) JavaScript
5 19 (11.73%) Python
6 14 (8.64%) Ruby
7 11 (6.79%) PowerShell
8 9 (5.56%) VBScript
9 8 (4.94%) C#
10 7 (4.32%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.32%) Clojure
11 5 (3.09%) PL/SQL
11 5 (3.09%) Scala
12 4 (2.47%) Korn
13 3 (1.85%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (1.23%) Groovy
14 2 (1.23%) PHP
14 2 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (9.88%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.02%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.79%) Degree
4 5 (3.09%) ISEB
4 5 (3.09%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.47%) MCITP
5 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.23%) CISSP
7 2 (1.23%) OCP
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.23%) SANS
8 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.09%) Docker
4 4 (2.47%) RHEV
5 3 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.23%) GeoWebCache
6 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.62%) Firmware
7 1 (0.62%) KVM
7 1 (0.62%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.62%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.62%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (8.64%) Ansible
2 10 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.70%) Puppet
4 3 (1.85%) HP Fortify
4 3 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.85%) SCCM
5 2 (1.23%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.23%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.23%) Packer
6 1 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.62%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.62%) Nagios
6 1 (0.62%) Netcool
6 1 (0.62%) SCOM
6 1 (0.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (32.72%) Sybase
2 31 (19.14%) Oracle
3 25 (15.43%) Red Hat
4 21 (12.96%) IBM
5 15 (9.26%) VMware
6 11 (6.79%) HP
7 10 (6.17%) Microsoft
8 6 (3.70%) Cisco
9 4 (2.47%) Symantec
10 3 (1.85%) Citrix
10 3 (1.85%) EMC
11 2 (1.23%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.23%) F5
11 2 (1.23%) PlateSpin
12 1 (0.62%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.62%) Atmel
12 1 (0.62%) BMC
12 1 (0.62%) Genesys
12 1 (0.62%) Opsware
12 1 (0.62%) Splunk
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