The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucester region that had Linux Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Support
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Support 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £230 £238
% change year-on-year
+33.69% -3.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.17 £28.25
% change year-on-year
- +3.25%
Linux Support
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98 85 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 94.23% 93.41% 99.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 51 99
Median daily rate £350 £325 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 15
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Linux Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Linux Support Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Gloucester region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Plesk
1 1 (100.00%) iptables

Linux Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Plesk