The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 21 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Linux 14 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.41% 3.83% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.00% 13.89% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Linux
Merseyside

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

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
50 72 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.31% 27.59% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 15
Median daily rate £350 £215 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% -32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £135 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £355 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.53 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £18.46 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Linux.

1 12 (50.00%) Unix
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle
4 8 (33.33%) Migration
5 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
5 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
5 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
5 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
5 7 (29.17%) Apache Hive
5 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
6 6 (25.00%) MapReduce
6 6 (25.00%) JIRA
6 6 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (20.83%) Python
7 5 (20.83%) Puppet
7 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (16.67%) Amazon S3
8 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
8 4 (16.67%) VMware
8 4 (16.67%) Clustering
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
8 4 (16.67%) SAS
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
8 4 (16.67%) HDFS
8 4 (16.67%) Apache Spark
9 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
9 3 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (12.50%) AWS CloudTrail

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (16.67%) Apache Spark
1 4 (16.67%) SAS
1 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
2 3 (12.50%) Apache Pig
2 3 (12.50%) Confluence
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
2 3 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (12.50%) AWS CloudTrail
2 3 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (12.50%) GitHub
2 3 (12.50%) Route 53
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) OpenVPN
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) IMAP
3 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) MRTG
3 1 (4.17%) SMTP
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Apache Hive
1 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (12.50%) Big Data
3 3 (12.50%) DataStax
3 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.33%) PowerCenter
4 2 (8.33%) Siebel EIM
5 1 (4.17%) HBase
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 6 (25.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (12.50%) Bugzilla
3 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) GitLab
3 3 (12.50%) Hudson
3 3 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 4 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Data Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Data Migration Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Identity Management Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Management Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Siebel Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) HTML5
1 3 (12.50%) JAAS
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (12.50%) Spring
1 3 (12.50%) Struts
2 2 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) HACMP
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.17%) IBM XIV
4 1 (4.17%) LPAR
4 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Unix
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) AIX
5 2 (8.33%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Debian
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.17%) Solaris
6 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (12.50%) JVM Tuning
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (12.50%) RAD
4 3 (12.50%) SOA
4 3 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.17%) Open Source
6 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Python
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (12.50%) Ruby
4 3 (12.50%) Scala
5 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Korn
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) HDFS
2 3 (12.50%) Squid
3 2 (8.33%) iptables
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Flume
4 1 (4.17%) Dovecot
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) KVM
4 1 (4.17%) NFS
4 1 (4.17%) PowerHA
4 1 (4.17%) Samba
4 1 (4.17%) Sendmail
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 3 (12.50%) Nessus
2 3 (12.50%) Oozie
2 3 (12.50%) Rundeck
3 1 (4.17%) Ansible
3 1 (4.17%) Cacti
3 1 (4.17%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) OpenNebula
3 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) AppDynamics
3 3 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 3 (12.50%) Endeca
3 3 (12.50%) Hortonworks
3 3 (12.50%) Qualys
4 2 (8.33%) Informatica
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) Siebel
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) IBM