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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 21 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 7 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.85% 5.33% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.58% 18.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Median daily rate £523 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.13% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
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
31 48 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 17.03% 28.40% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 32
Median daily rate £300 £269 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% +9.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £102 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £625 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 4 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 -1 6 £530 -11.66%
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 4 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 12 (46.15%) Unix
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 10 (38.46%) ITIL
3 10 (38.46%) Solaris
3 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 10 (38.46%) ITIL V3
3 10 (38.46%) High Availability
4 8 (30.77%) HP
5 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
6 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (23.08%) DevOps
6 6 (23.08%) Puppet
7 5 (19.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
7 5 (19.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
8 4 (15.38%) Android
8 4 (15.38%) Middleware
8 4 (15.38%) Python
8 4 (15.38%) Windows
9 3 (11.54%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (11.54%) Build Automation
9 3 (11.54%) C
9 3 (11.54%) C++
9 3 (11.54%) OO
9 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 3 (11.54%) Device Driver
10 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (3.85%) IBM Domino
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (19.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
1 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Build Forge
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Unix Support
2 4 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Linux Support
2 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Embedded Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Unix Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Middleware
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) Ajax
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) LAMP
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Device Driver
1 3 (11.54%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Unix
2 10 (38.46%) Solaris
3 4 (15.38%) Android
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) High Availability
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL
1 10 (38.46%) ITIL V3
2 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
3 6 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) Build Automation
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) Defect Management
6 1 (3.85%) UML
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Python
2 3 (11.54%) C
2 3 (11.54%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Jython
3 1 (3.85%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 8 (30.77%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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