The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 22 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Linux 4 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.44% 9.26% 3.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.79% 30.30% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 1
Median daily rate £575 £315 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.53% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +5.47%

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
29 66 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 32.22% 30.56% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 39 20
Median daily rate £365 £265 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.73% +51.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £120 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £450 £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 19
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -2 2 £575 +85.48%
Great Yarmouth - 1 £325 - 1
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Linux.

1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 6 (37.50%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (31.25%) Puppet
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) JSP
4 4 (25.00%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 4 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) Solaris
5 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
5 3 (18.75%) Middleware
5 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 2 (12.50%) Clustering
6 2 (12.50%) Subversion

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) iPlanet
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 2 (12.50%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) BIG-IP
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (12.50%) DB2
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
4 1 (6.25%) Ant
4 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
4 1 (6.25%) Grunt
4 1 (6.25%) gulp
4 1 (6.25%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) JSP
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) Velocity
4 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (6.25%) EDI
4 1 (6.25%) Express
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) LAMP
4 1 (6.25%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) React
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) WebSockets
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
4 2 (12.50%) AIX
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Build Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (6.25%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) JSP 440
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Terraform
3 1 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) F5
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Sun
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) BEA