The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 12 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs citing Linux 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 7.69% 2.13% 1.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 37.50% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £300 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -32.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
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 Newbury region.

Operating Systems Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 15.38% 5.67% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 11
Median daily rate £350 £344 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -5.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 20 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Linux.

1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) IBM
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) JSON
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (30.77%) Unix
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Solaris
4 4 (30.77%) LAN
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) TIBCO
4 4 (30.77%) Middleware
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (30.77%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Process Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 3 (23.08%) User Experience
5 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) CSS3
5 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
5 3 (23.08%) GIMP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) GIMP
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) JMeter
2 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
General
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Build and Release Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Build Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Release Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) TIBCO Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) JSON
2 4 (30.77%) Middleware
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) CSS3
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (15.38%) J2EE
4 2 (15.38%) Kafka
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Solaris
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Business Process Improvement
1 4 (30.77%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (30.77%) Process Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Dashboard Development
2 3 (23.08%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (23.08%) Statistics
2 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
3 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Microservices
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) vCloud
1 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Kibana
1 2 (15.38%) logstash
2 1 (7.69%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) IBM
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) TIBCO
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) F5
6 1 (7.69%) Google
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter
6 1 (7.69%) Veritas