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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Linux 7 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.90% 12.15% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.14% 56.41% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £475 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Linux
Berkshire

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
29 39 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 20.28% 21.55% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 6
Median daily rate £308 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 26 September 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Linux.

1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) Apache
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
5 3 (17.65%) JSON
5 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
5 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) CSS3
5 3 (17.65%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
5 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 2 (11.76%) REST
6 2 (11.76%) JAX-RS
6 2 (11.76%) vCloud
6 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
6 2 (11.76%) Mockito
6 2 (11.76%) Hamcrest

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 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 2 (11.76%) Hamcrest
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) JUnit
2 2 (11.76%) Mockito
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Architect
4 2 (11.76%) IP Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Hardware Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior IP Design Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) jQuery
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) CSS3
3 3 (17.65%) HTML5
3 3 (17.65%) JSON
3 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (11.76%) J2EE
4 2 (11.76%) JAX-RS
4 2 (11.76%) JSP
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) Java EE
5 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (5.88%) Polymer
5 1 (5.88%) React
5 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Private Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Statistics
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Fintech
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Debian
4 1 (5.88%) Kali Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) E-business
5 1 (5.88%) Information Security
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Groovy
4 2 (11.76%) PHP
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CEH
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) vCloud
1 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (11.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Informatica