The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 13 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 1 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 3.13% - 13.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 13
Median daily rate - - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.80% +7.63%

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

Operating Systems Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 64 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 46.88% 39.51% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 49 40
Median daily rate £281 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £280 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Linux
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Erskine - 1 - - 1
Linux
Scotland

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) NAS
2 12 (80.00%) Software Distribution
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Solaris
4 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 8 (53.33%) HP
5 7 (46.67%) Python
5 7 (46.67%) Tivoli
5 7 (46.67%) Firewall
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
6 6 (40.00%) Server Building
6 6 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (40.00%) SCOrch
6 6 (40.00%) Puppet
6 6 (40.00%) ITSM
6 6 (40.00%) IPsec
6 6 (40.00%) Netcool
6 6 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (40.00%) Middleware
6 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (40.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (40.00%) Clustering
6 6 (40.00%) Jython

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 (6.67%) iPlanet
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) NAS
1 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) HTTP
3 6 (40.00%) HTTPS
3 6 (40.00%) IPsec
3 6 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) JSP
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Solaris
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Unix
5 2 (13.33%) AIX
6 1 (6.67%) HPUX
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Software Distribution
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (40.00%) ITSM
3 6 (40.00%) Server Building
3 6 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (26.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Jython
3 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Tivoli
2 6 (40.00%) BladeLogic
2 6 (40.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 6 (40.00%) Netcool
2 6 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) Puppet
2 6 (40.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (6.67%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) HP
2 6 (40.00%) BMC
2 6 (40.00%) CA
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
2 6 (40.00%) Dell
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Veritas
3 1 (6.67%) BEA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
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