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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 7 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 11 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 12.94% 1.86% 0.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.38% 30.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +5.63%

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
21 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 24.71% 6.21% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 13
Median daily rate £275 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £300 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £388 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+194.11% -15.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 16 January 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 (57.14%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (35.71%) JSON
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Solaris
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) TIBCO
4 4 (28.57%) Middleware
4 4 (28.57%) SAN
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (28.57%) Business Process Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) REST
4 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
5 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
5 3 (21.43%) 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 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) JMeter
2 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) TIBCO Architect
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) JSON
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) Middleware
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (28.57%) REST
3 3 (21.43%) CSS3
3 3 (21.43%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (14.29%) ELK Stack
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) Kafka
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
4 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
5 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) Polymer
5 1 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Private Cloud
1 3 (21.43%) Statistics
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
1 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Fintech
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Solaris
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Debian
4 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Process Improvement
1 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Dashboard Development
2 3 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Microservices
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Stochastic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
1 3 (21.43%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) vCloud
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kibana
1 2 (14.29%) logstash
2 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
4 4 (28.57%) TIBCO
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) Veritas