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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 16 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 14 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 7.11% 7.10% 6.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.14% 19.05% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 6
Median daily rate £545 £410 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.92% +83.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £248 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £535 £272
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
58 63 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 29.44% 37.28% 38.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 46 39
Median daily rate £210 £175 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £132 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £403 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -56.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
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 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 13 £545 +23.16% 1
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Linux.

1 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (54.17%) Puppet
1 13 (54.17%) DevOps
2 12 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 11 (45.83%) Middleware
4 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
4 7 (29.17%) Python
4 7 (29.17%) Build Automation
5 6 (25.00%) Unix
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.83%) HP
6 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
6 5 (20.83%) Solaris
6 5 (20.83%) VMware
6 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
6 5 (20.83%) High Availability
7 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.67%) Jython
8 3 (12.50%) OO
9 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
9 2 (8.33%) Android
9 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (8.33%) Web Services
9 2 (8.33%) Windows
9 2 (8.33%) C

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 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 12 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) LDAP
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) Build Forge
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Unix Support
5 4 (16.67%) Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Linux Support
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) AWS Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) Middleware
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) Ajax
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) LAMP
3 1 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
1 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Unix
2 5 (20.83%) Solaris
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) DevOps
2 7 (29.17%) Build Automation
2 7 (29.17%) Configuration Management
3 5 (20.83%) High Availability
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (4.17%) Defect Management
7 1 (4.17%) UML
7 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Python
2 4 (16.67%) Jython
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) HP
1 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
1 5 (20.83%) VMware
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