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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 12 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing Linux 6 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 5.50% 4.52% 0.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.58% 38.89% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
19 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 17.43% 11.61% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 5
Median daily rate £275 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £350 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

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 1 June 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 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (22.22%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (22.22%) GIMP
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Statistics
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Solaris
5 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) MVC

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 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) GIMP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Hamcrest
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Mockito
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) JAX-RS
4 1 (11.11%) JSP
4 1 (11.11%) Laravel
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Statistics
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Solaris
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Kali Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source Development
3 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CEH
1 1 (11.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Zend