The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hinckley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hinckley 14.29% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.96% +3.92%
Linux
Leicestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Hinckley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hinckley 28.57% 45.45% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £175 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Hinckley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Hinckley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Hinckley

Linux
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Hinckley

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hinckley region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Hinckley by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hinckley region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Monitoring Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Monitoring Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BMC