The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 19 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 47 41 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.10% 4.87% 4.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.72% 20.40% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 7
Median daily rate £413 £289 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.98% -20.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £240 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £375 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
Linux
Buckinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
153 201 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.11% 23.87% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 83 72
Median daily rate £413 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £245 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 19
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £20.19 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Linux.

1 44 (51.16%) Java
2 42 (48.84%) ITIL
3 25 (29.07%) Unix
4 24 (27.91%) SQL
5 23 (26.74%) Windows
5 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
6 18 (20.93%) Scrum
6 18 (20.93%) SC Cleared
6 18 (20.93%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (19.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (19.77%) Finance
7 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
8 16 (18.60%) Python
8 16 (18.60%) TDD
8 16 (18.60%) Virtual Environments
8 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (17.44%) Oracle
9 15 (17.44%) Bash Shell
10 14 (16.28%) iSCSI
10 14 (16.28%) SCOM
10 14 (16.28%) MS Office
10 14 (16.28%) J2SE
10 14 (16.28%) Tomcat
10 14 (16.28%) NFS
10 14 (16.28%) VMware
11 13 (15.12%) IBM
12 12 (13.95%) XML
12 12 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 14 (16.28%) Tomcat
2 11 (12.79%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.30%) Apache Spark
4 7 (8.14%) Apache
5 4 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.33%) PowerExchange
7 1 (1.16%) CICS
7 1 (1.16%) CMS
7 1 (1.16%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.16%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.16%) SAS
7 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (16.28%) MS Office
2 5 (5.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.16%) Staffware
1 1 (1.16%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.16%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (1.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) iSCSI
2 6 (6.98%) Internet
3 4 (4.65%) Intranet
3 4 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.49%) Firewall
5 2 (2.33%) HTTP
5 2 (2.33%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.33%) SSL
6 1 (1.16%) Broadband
6 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) Oracle Database
2 10 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (10.47%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (10.47%) Hadoop
3 9 (10.47%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.47%) RDBMS
3 9 (10.47%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.30%) Apache Hive
4 8 (9.30%) Big Data
4 8 (9.30%) Cloudera CDH
4 8 (9.30%) Data Lake
4 8 (9.30%) HBase
4 8 (9.30%) Impala
5 5 (5.81%) DB2
6 3 (3.49%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.33%) MySQL
7 2 (2.33%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.16%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 9 (10.47%) Log4j
2 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.65%) Selenium
4 3 (3.49%) Introscope
4 3 (3.49%) JIRA
5 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.16%) Ant
6 1 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.16%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.16%) Gradle
6 1 (1.16%) JUnit
6 1 (1.16%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (19.77%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.16%) Military
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (24.42%) Analyst
2 18 (20.93%) Developer
3 17 (19.77%) Applications Support
4 16 (18.60%) Support Analyst
5 14 (16.28%) Applications Support Analyst
6 13 (15.12%) Administrator
7 7 (8.14%) Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Data Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Hadoop Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Linux Support
8 6 (6.98%) Big Data Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Linux Specialist
8 6 (6.98%) Storage Specialist
9 5 (5.81%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Linux Developer
9 5 (5.81%) NetApp Specialist
10 4 (4.65%) VMware Specialist
11 3 (3.49%) Cloud Developer
11 3 (3.49%) Operations Manager
11 3 (3.49%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.28%) J2SE
2 12 (13.95%) XML
3 11 (12.79%) XSLT
4 9 (10.47%) J2EE
4 9 (10.47%) XML Schema
5 8 (9.30%) CSS
5 8 (9.30%) HTML
5 8 (9.30%) HTML5
6 7 (8.14%) CSS3
6 7 (8.14%) Node.js
6 7 (8.14%) Web Services
7 6 (6.98%) LAPP Stack
8 4 (4.65%) RESTful
9 3 (3.49%) JDBC
9 3 (3.49%) Middleware
9 3 (3.49%) Spring
9 3 (3.49%) Spring Boot
9 3 (3.49%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (2.33%) JNDI
10 2 (2.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.65%) Blockchain
4 3 (3.49%) Cryptography
4 3 (3.49%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.33%) Clustering
5 2 (2.33%) iPad
5 2 (2.33%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Bitcoin
6 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.16%) Ergonomics
6 1 (1.16%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.16%) IVR
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.16%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.16%) Statistics
6 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (29.07%) Unix
2 23 (26.74%) Windows
3 17 (19.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (12.79%) CentOS
4 11 (12.79%) Ubuntu
5 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.14%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.16%) Android
8 1 (1.16%) CoreOS
8 1 (1.16%) Solaris
8 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) ITIL
2 18 (20.93%) Scrum
3 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (18.60%) TDD
4 16 (18.60%) Virtual Environments
5 10 (11.63%) ITSM
5 10 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (11.63%) Service Management
6 9 (10.47%) Capacity Management
6 9 (10.47%) ETL
6 9 (10.47%) High Availability
6 9 (10.47%) Web Development
7 8 (9.30%) Analytics
7 8 (9.30%) Data Ingestion
7 8 (9.30%) ETL Development
7 8 (9.30%) Functional Programming
7 8 (9.30%) ITIL V3
7 8 (9.30%) MapReduce
7 8 (9.30%) SQL Optimisation
7 8 (9.30%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 44 (51.16%) Java
2 24 (27.91%) SQL
3 16 (18.60%) Python
4 15 (17.44%) Bash Shell
5 9 (10.47%) Scala
6 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.30%) Perl
6 8 (9.30%) PHP
7 6 (6.98%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.65%) C++
8 4 (4.65%) Go
9 2 (2.33%) C#
9 2 (2.33%) Jython
9 2 (2.33%) Korn
10 1 (1.16%) JCL
10 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.93%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.98%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.33%) ISEB
4 2 (2.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) Data Quality
2 6 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 18 (20.93%) Virtual Machines
2 14 (16.28%) NFS
3 12 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.30%) Active Directory
5 6 (6.98%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.16%) Docker
6 1 (1.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (16.28%) SCOM
2 10 (11.63%) OVSD
3 4 (4.65%) Nagios
4 3 (3.49%) CA Wily
5 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.16%) Control-M
5 1 (1.16%) Mesos
5 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.16%) Puppet
5 1 (1.16%) SCSM
Vendors
1 17 (19.77%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.44%) Oracle
3 14 (16.28%) VMware
4 13 (15.12%) IBM
5 11 (12.79%) HP
6 9 (10.47%) NetApp
7 8 (9.30%) Cloudera
8 7 (8.14%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.49%) Informatica
10 2 (2.33%) TIBCO
11 1 (1.16%) arcserve
11 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
11 1 (1.16%) CA
11 1 (1.16%) Remedy
11 1 (1.16%) SAP
11 1 (1.16%) Symantec
11 1 (1.16%) Veeam
Milton Keynes
Eligo Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago