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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 13 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Linux 14 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 8.59% 8.72% 1.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.79% 54.17% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £450 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £358 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £462 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +19.04%
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
47 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 28.83% 16.11% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 6 5
Median daily rate £300 £400 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +68.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £563 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +6.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 July 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 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) Apache
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) JSON
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 3 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
6 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (12.50%) GIMP
7 2 (12.50%) SaaS
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) User Experience
7 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management

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 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 2 (12.50%) Hamcrest
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
1 2 (12.50%) JUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Mockito
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Integration Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Design Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Hardware Design Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) CSS3
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
2 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) JAX-RS
3 2 (12.50%) JSP
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
2 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) Statistics
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Solaris
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Kali Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) E-business
4 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Groovy
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CEH
2 1 (6.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Informatica
2 2 (12.50%) VMware