The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Engineer
Rank - 43 -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 1.06% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £360 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
Linux Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
259 365 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 96.28% 96.31% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 276 127
Median daily rate £368 £400 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +32.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £230 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 19
Median hourly rate £14.00 £30.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.49 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Oxford region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Linux Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Linux Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Linux Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Linux Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Linux Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat