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 24 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 25 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Linux 45 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 10.09% 4.39% 8.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.95% 13.16% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 10
Median daily rate £321 £376 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.56% +12.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £315 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £436 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Renfrewshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
167 38 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 37.44% 33.33% 46.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 24 47
Median daily rate £321 £350 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.28% +8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £451 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £349 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +14.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

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

Linux Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 June 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
Erskine -2 45 £321 -14.56% 2
Linux
Scotland

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

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

1 58 (77.33%) Unix
2 54 (72.00%) SAN
3 47 (62.67%) Security Cleared
4 44 (58.67%) SC Cleared
5 38 (50.67%) Microsoft
6 37 (49.33%) HP
7 36 (48.00%) ITIL
8 33 (44.00%) Perl
9 27 (36.00%) DNS
9 27 (36.00%) Korn
10 25 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (32.00%) Change Control
12 23 (30.67%) Bash Shell
13 21 (28.00%) Solaris
13 21 (28.00%) Apache
14 19 (25.33%) TCP/IP
14 19 (25.33%) Unit Testing
14 19 (25.33%) Samba
14 19 (25.33%) C-shell
15 18 (24.00%) iSCSI
15 18 (24.00%) WAN
15 18 (24.00%) Windows
15 18 (24.00%) Red Hat
16 17 (22.67%) Shell Script
17 16 (21.33%) Change Management
18 15 (20.00%) AIX
18 15 (20.00%) HPUX
18 15 (20.00%) Mentoring
19 14 (18.67%) SQL
20 13 (17.33%) Regular Expression

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 21 (28.00%) Apache
2 5 (6.67%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.00%) lighttpd
4 3 (4.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Office 365
1 2 (2.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (72.00%) SAN
2 27 (36.00%) DNS
3 19 (25.33%) TCP/IP
4 18 (24.00%) iSCSI
4 18 (24.00%) WAN
5 8 (10.67%) SMTP
6 7 (9.33%) DHCP
7 6 (8.00%) LDAP
8 4 (5.33%) FTP
8 4 (5.33%) HTTP
8 4 (5.33%) Kerberos
8 4 (5.33%) NetScaler
8 4 (5.33%) SNMP
8 4 (5.33%) SSH
9 3 (4.00%) Firewall
9 3 (4.00%) IPv4
9 3 (4.00%) IPv6
9 3 (4.00%) NAS
9 3 (4.00%) Network Security
9 3 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) ClearCase
1 2 (2.67%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) Storage Engineer
2 16 (21.33%) Unix Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) Consultant
4 10 (13.33%) Storage Consultant
5 9 (12.00%) Administrator
6 8 (10.67%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (9.33%) Backup Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Monitoring Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
9 4 (5.33%) Backup Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) DBA
9 4 (5.33%) Monitoring Specialist
9 4 (5.33%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.00%) Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) Regular Expression
2 5 (6.67%) LAMP
2 5 (6.67%) XML
3 4 (5.33%) CSS
3 4 (5.33%) HTML
4 3 (4.00%) Django
4 3 (4.00%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (4.00%) Laravel
4 3 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (4.00%) Middleware
5 1 (1.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.33%) PKI
4 6 (8.00%) Replication
5 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.33%) Blackberry
6 4 (5.33%) Clustering
7 3 (4.00%) Celerra
7 3 (4.00%) CLARiiON
7 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (4.00%) EMC VNX
7 3 (4.00%) Symmetrix
8 2 (2.67%) HP Storage
9 1 (1.33%) CESG
9 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.33%) User Experience
9 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (77.33%) Unix
2 21 (28.00%) Solaris
3 18 (24.00%) Windows
4 15 (20.00%) AIX
4 15 (20.00%) HPUX
5 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (10.67%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Server
8 4 (5.33%) Debian
8 4 (5.33%) SUSE
8 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.33%) Android
9 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.00%) ITIL
2 25 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 24 (32.00%) Change Control
4 19 (25.33%) Unit Testing
5 16 (21.33%) Change Management
6 15 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.00%) Service Management
8 8 (10.67%) Release Management
9 7 (9.33%) High Availability
10 6 (8.00%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.33%) Capacity Management
11 4 (5.33%) Validation
12 3 (4.00%) Network Design
12 3 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
12 3 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
13 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
13 2 (2.67%) Migration
13 2 (2.67%) Software Engineering
14 1 (1.33%) ITSM
14 1 (1.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (44.00%) Perl
2 27 (36.00%) Korn
3 23 (30.67%) Bash Shell
4 19 (25.33%) C-shell
5 17 (22.67%) Shell Script
6 14 (18.67%) SQL
7 10 (13.33%) Java
8 9 (12.00%) VBScript
9 8 (10.67%) Bourne shell
9 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
10 6 (8.00%) PHP
11 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
11 5 (6.67%) Python
12 1 (1.33%) C
12 1 (1.33%) C++
12 1 (1.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 47 (62.67%) Security Cleared
2 44 (58.67%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.33%) Degree
4 7 (9.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.00%) OCP
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (25.33%) Samba
2 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (16.00%) SCOM
2 8 (10.67%) Netcool
2 8 (10.67%) Tivoli
3 7 (9.33%) HP SiteScope
4 4 (5.33%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (5.33%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (5.33%) SCCM
4 4 (5.33%) SCVMM
4 4 (5.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (5.33%) WSUS
5 3 (4.00%) Cacti
5 3 (4.00%) Munin
5 3 (4.00%) Nagios
6 1 (1.33%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.33%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 38 (50.67%) Microsoft
2 37 (49.33%) HP
3 18 (24.00%) Red Hat
4 12 (16.00%) CA
5 11 (14.67%) 3PAR
6 8 (10.67%) IBM
6 8 (10.67%) Oracle
7 7 (9.33%) Brocade
7 7 (9.33%) VMware
8 6 (8.00%) EMC
9 5 (6.67%) Citrix
10 4 (5.33%) AppSense
10 4 (5.33%) arcserve
10 4 (5.33%) Lumension
10 4 (5.33%) Symantec
11 2 (2.67%) NetApp
12 1 (1.33%) Apple
12 1 (1.33%) CommVault
12 1 (1.33%) Compuware
12 1 (1.33%) SAP
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