The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 7 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +6
Contract jobs citing Linux 43 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.94% 6.02% 4.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 53.75% 32.86% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 9
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Linux
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
80 70 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.22% 18.32% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 35 26
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 10
Median hourly rate £32.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £10.20 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.00 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Linux
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Northampton +10 26 £500 +21.21% 7
Kettering - 1 £325 -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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

1 20 (35.71%) DevOps
2 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
3 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 16 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (26.79%) Windows
6 14 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (25.00%) Ansible
7 13 (23.21%) Puppet
7 13 (23.21%) AIX
8 12 (21.43%) Java
8 12 (21.43%) Banking
8 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 12 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (19.64%) High Availability
9 11 (19.64%) MySQL
9 11 (19.64%) Unix
10 10 (17.86%) Oracle
10 10 (17.86%) Web Services
10 10 (17.86%) Finance
11 9 (16.07%) Docker
11 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (14.29%) Migration
12 8 (14.29%) VMware
12 8 (14.29%) Subversion
12 8 (14.29%) ITIL
13 7 (12.50%) Ant
13 7 (12.50%) JUnit
13 7 (12.50%) JavaScript

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 6 (10.71%) OpenStack
1 6 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.93%) Apache
3 4 (7.14%) JBoss
3 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.36%) Confluence
4 3 (5.36%) nginx
5 2 (3.57%) IBM Domino
5 2 (3.57%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.79%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (1.79%) Heroku
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.93%) Firewall
2 5 (8.93%) SAN
3 4 (7.14%) VLAN
4 3 (5.36%) Internet
5 1 (1.79%) DNS
5 1 (1.79%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.79%) VoIP
5 1 (1.79%) WAN
5 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) MySQL
2 4 (7.14%) DB2
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.79%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.79%) Impala
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.29%) Subversion
3 7 (12.50%) Ant
3 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.50%) GitLab
3 7 (12.50%) JUnit
3 7 (12.50%) Maven
4 5 (8.93%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.14%) Checkstyle
5 4 (7.14%) JIRA
5 4 (7.14%) QUnit
5 4 (7.14%) Selenium
6 3 (5.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (5.36%) Gradle
7 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.57%) Flyway
7 2 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.79%) JProfiler
8 1 (1.79%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (21.43%) Banking
2 10 (17.86%) Finance
3 5 (8.93%) Aerospace
3 5 (8.93%) Military
4 4 (7.14%) Avionics
5 2 (3.57%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Automotive
6 1 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (16.07%) Software Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Developer
4 6 (10.71%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.93%) AIX Specialist
5 5 (8.93%) Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Unix Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Unix Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) Web Services
2 6 (10.71%) Middleware
3 5 (8.93%) Hibernate
3 5 (8.93%) HTML
3 5 (8.93%) JPA
3 5 (8.93%) Spring
4 4 (7.14%) CSS
4 4 (7.14%) EJB
4 4 (7.14%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (7.14%) J2EE
4 4 (7.14%) Java EE
4 4 (7.14%) JBoss Seam
4 4 (7.14%) JMS
4 4 (7.14%) JSTL
4 4 (7.14%) REST
4 4 (7.14%) Struts
4 4 (7.14%) XML
5 3 (5.36%) JSON
6 2 (3.57%) Apache CXF
6 2 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
1 6 (10.71%) Device Driver
2 4 (7.14%) Clustering
3 3 (5.36%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (26.79%) Windows
3 13 (23.21%) AIX
4 11 (19.64%) Unix
5 5 (8.93%) Solaris
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.36%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.57%) CentOS
8 2 (3.57%) VxWorks
9 1 (1.79%) CoreOS
9 1 (1.79%) Fedora
9 1 (1.79%) SUSE
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) DevOps
2 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 11 (19.64%) High Availability
6 8 (14.29%) ITIL
6 8 (14.29%) Migration
7 7 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 6 (10.71%) SOA
9 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.93%) Open Source
9 5 (8.93%) Service Management
9 5 (8.93%) Waterfall
10 4 (7.14%) Change Management
10 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
10 4 (7.14%) MVC
10 4 (7.14%) Project Planning
10 4 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) Java
2 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.93%) Assembly Language
3 5 (8.93%) C
3 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.14%) SQL
5 3 (5.36%) Ruby
5 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.79%) AWK
6 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) CCNA
2 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) MCSE
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.36%) OCMJD
2 3 (5.36%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.57%) CCDA
3 2 (3.57%) MCSA
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) HND
4 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.79%) MCITP
4 1 (1.79%) MCP
4 1 (1.79%) RHCE
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Docker
2 6 (10.71%) Firmware
3 3 (5.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.79%) NFS
5 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) Ansible
2 13 (23.21%) Puppet
3 12 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (8.93%) Salt
4 5 (8.93%) Terraform
5 4 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (7.14%) Foglight
5 4 (7.14%) Mesos
5 4 (7.14%) nmon
6 3 (5.36%) Kubernetes
6 3 (5.36%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.79%) Nagios
7 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.79%) SCCM
7 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle
3 8 (14.29%) VMware
4 7 (12.50%) Sun
5 5 (8.93%) EMC
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix
6 4 (7.14%) F5
6 4 (7.14%) IBM
6 4 (7.14%) Intel
6 4 (7.14%) Wind River
7 2 (3.57%) Endeca
7 2 (3.57%) Lotus
7 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.57%) Talend
7 2 (3.57%) WSO2
8 1 (1.79%) Brocade
8 1 (1.79%) Cisco
8 1 (1.79%) HP
8 1 (1.79%) Perforce
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