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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 9 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 9.28% 4.69% 1.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.91% 39.13% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £375 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.73%
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
22 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 22.68% 11.98% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 10
Median daily rate £275 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £438 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+194.11% +21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 5 December 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 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) Unix
3 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) IBM
5 4 (20.00%) SAN
5 4 (20.00%) TIBCO
5 4 (20.00%) Middleware
5 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 4 (20.00%) Solaris
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 4 (20.00%) JSON
5 4 (20.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (15.00%) GIMP
6 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared

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 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Hamcrest
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JMeter
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Mockito
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Architect
4 2 (10.00%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) CSS
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) jQuery
1 4 (20.00%) JSON
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (15.00%) CSS3
2 3 (15.00%) HTML5
2 3 (15.00%) REST
2 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (10.00%) J2EE
3 2 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) Java EE
4 1 (5.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) Kafka
4 1 (5.00%) RESTful
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Private Cloud
1 3 (15.00%) Statistics
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
1 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Unix
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Debian
5 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) E-business
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) vCloud
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (10.00%) vRealize
2 1 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Kibana
2 1 (5.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) IBM
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (10.00%) Informatica
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Veritas