The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 12 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing Linux 14 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 10.00% 2.48% 2.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.28% 7.69% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £300 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.50 - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.04%
Linux
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
29 39 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 20.71% 32.23% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 35
Median daily rate £290 £235 £158
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.40% +49.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £130 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 13
Median hourly rate £28.94 £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.06% -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Linux
Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Linux Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Linux.

1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 11 (44.00%) Change Management
2 11 (44.00%) ITSM
3 10 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle ADF
4 8 (32.00%) Web Services
4 8 (32.00%) Python
4 8 (32.00%) VB.NET
4 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (32.00%) Java
5 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) AIX
8 4 (16.00%) Requirements Management
9 3 (12.00%) Data Management
9 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (12.00%) QAD
9 3 (12.00%) MFGPRO
9 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
10 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Degree
10 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
10 2 (8.00%) C
10 2 (8.00%) C++
10 2 (8.00%) Progress

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (4.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MFGPRO
2 1 (4.00%) Magento
2 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.00%) DBA
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) ITSM Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Magento Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Magento Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle ADF
2 8 (32.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) AIX
2 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Change Management
1 11 (44.00%) ITSM
2 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Requirements Management
5 3 (12.00%) Data Management
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Code Coverage
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) ERP
7 1 (4.00%) High Availability
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (32.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (8.00%) C
3 2 (8.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) DO-178B
2 1 (4.00%) MISRA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (4.00%) Linux-HA
1 1 (4.00%) Pacemaker
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) QAD
3 2 (8.00%) Progress
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Remedy