The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Lanarkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 3 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 18.18% - 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
Linux
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
North Lanarkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 27.27% 18.18% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £188 £180 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -32.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 - £9.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Lanarkshire region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in North Lanarkshire

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in North Lanarkshire

Linux
Top 12 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 North Lanarkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (50.00%) Internet

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) JNCIA