The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 13 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 23 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 12.23% 9.05% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 31.08% 24.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £227 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £83.25 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Linux
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk region.

Operating Systems Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
74 82 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 39.36% 37.10% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 54 13
Average daily rate £175 £220 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.42% +119.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 8
Average hourly rate £102.50 £26.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+286.79% +39.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £30.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linux across the Norfolk region.

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Norfolk region.

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Linux
Hourly Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Linux Hourly Rate Histogram in Norfolk

Linux
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +5 10 £410 +86.42% 2
Dereham - 1 - -
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Firewall
3 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
5 8 (28.57%) MySQL
5 8 (28.57%) HTML
5 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (28.57%) PHP
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco
6 7 (25.00%) DNS
6 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
7 6 (21.43%) Apple
7 6 (21.43%) UNIX
7 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
7 6 (21.43%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) AIX
7 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
7 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
7 6 (21.43%) Symfony
7 6 (21.43%) Drupal
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (17.86%) Replication
8 5 (17.86%) VMware
8 5 (17.86%) XML
8 5 (17.86%) DHCP
8 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
8 5 (17.86%) SIEM
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
1 6 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 6 (21.43%) Drupal
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.57%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 7 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (17.86%) DHCP
4 4 (14.29%) WAN
4 4 (14.29%) LAN
4 4 (14.29%) IPv4
4 4 (14.29%) SAN
4 4 (14.29%) VLAN
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (10.71%) IP Telephony
5 3 (10.71%) SSL
6 2 (7.14%) PBX
7 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.57%) Wireless
7 1 (3.57%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (28.57%) MySQL
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) DB2
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) gulp
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Drupal Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) DBA
5 3 (10.71%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 2 (7.14%) IT Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Support
6 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
6 2 (7.14%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) HTML
2 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) Symfony
2 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 5 (17.86%) XML
4 3 (10.71%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) jQuery
5 2 (7.14%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) SOAP
6 1 (3.57%) CSS3
6 1 (3.57%) Laravel
6 1 (3.57%) LESS
6 1 (3.57%) Ajax
6 1 (3.57%) JSON
6 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Replication
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) AIX
2 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
2 6 (21.43%) UNIX
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 8
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Android
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.71%) zOS
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.57%) VMS
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) SIEM
2 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
2 3 (10.71%) Analytics
3 2 (7.14%) OOP
3 2 (7.14%) OO
3 2 (7.14%) OOD
3 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) MVC
3 2 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.57%) Web Development
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Database Security
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) DevOps
4 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.57%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 8 (28.57%) PHP
2 4 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) PHP5
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) CISSP
1 2 (7.14%) CISA
1 2 (7.14%) CISM
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.71%) ACF2
4 3 (10.71%) RACF
5 2 (7.14%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Nessus
2 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Apple
3 5 (17.86%) VMware
4 4 (14.29%) Qualys
4 4 (14.29%) Veeam
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.71%) IBM
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) Imperva
7 1 (3.57%) Rapid7
7 1 (3.57%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (3.57%) ProCurve
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) Perforce
7 1 (3.57%) HP
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