The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 18 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing Linux 4 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.00% 10.48% 12.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.29% 35.48% 36.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 16
Median daily rate £450 £410 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -0.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £8.50 -
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 Gloucester region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
28 31 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 28.00% 29.52% 34.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 34
Median daily rate £120 £358 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.43% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £188 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £9.80 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.55% -16.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) DV Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) DevOps
5 5 (41.67%) Docker
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (33.33%) Kanban
7 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 2 (16.67%) Unix
8 2 (16.67%) SQL
8 2 (16.67%) AIX
8 2 (16.67%) Solaris
8 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
8 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 1 (8.33%) yum
9 1 (8.33%) Earned Value Management
9 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (8.33%) Big Data
9 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux
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 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Captiva
2 1 (8.33%) Documentum
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (8.33%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Documentum Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripter
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) AIX
2 2 (16.67%) Solaris
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) HPUX
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) Kanban
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Earned Value Management
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (8.33%) Kernel Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source Development
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (8.33%) Product Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (8.33%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) TOWER Software
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: £450 per day (3-month rolling contract)
Posted: 4 hours ago