The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 22 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 14.47% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.92% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £33.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -7.63%
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
63 40 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 41.45% 70.18% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 30 18
Average daily rate £350 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £311 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 November 2014.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 28 (82.35%) Configuration Management
3 26 (76.47%) SAN
3 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
4 25 (73.53%) SC Cleared
4 25 (73.53%) Citrix
4 25 (73.53%) Solaris
5 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
5 21 (61.76%) Tivoli
5 21 (61.76%) Netcool
5 21 (61.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 21 (61.76%) IPsec
5 21 (61.76%) Clustering
5 21 (61.76%) NAS
5 21 (61.76%) Software Distribution
6 20 (58.82%) Veritas
7 10 (29.41%) Oracle
8 8 (23.53%) UNIX
9 7 (20.59%) HP
9 7 (20.59%) Firewall
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
10 6 (17.65%) Perl
11 5 (14.71%) WebLogic
11 5 (14.71%) HPUX
11 5 (14.71%) DNS
11 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
11 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
12 4 (11.76%) KVM
12 4 (11.76%) RHEV

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.71%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 26 (76.47%) SAN
2 21 (61.76%) IPsec
2 21 (61.76%) NAS
3 7 (20.59%) Firewall
4 5 (14.71%) DNS
5 4 (11.76%) LAN
5 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 4 (11.76%) DHCP
6 3 (8.82%) VPN
7 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Applications Support
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Configuration Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) UNIX Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Support
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Middleware
1 4 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (61.76%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) Open Source
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) Fat Client
2 4 (11.76%) Thin Client
3 3 (8.82%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) e-Health
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Solaris
2 8 (23.53%) UNIX
3 5 (14.71%) HPUX
3 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.76%) AIX
5 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Configuration Management
2 21 (61.76%) Software Distribution
3 4 (11.76%) Change Data Capture
3 4 (11.76%) Performance Testing
3 4 (11.76%) Change Management
3 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
4 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma
4 3 (8.82%) Service Management
4 3 (8.82%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.88%) SIEM
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (2.94%) Network Design
6 1 (2.94%) Workflow
6 1 (2.94%) Build Automation
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) Perl
3 4 (11.76%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 25 (73.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) CISSP
4 1 (2.94%) PMP
4 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.94%) GCIA
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) KVM
2 4 (11.76%) RHEV
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (61.76%) Tivoli
1 21 (61.76%) Netcool
1 21 (61.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Citrix
2 20 (58.82%) Veritas
3 10 (29.41%) Oracle
4 7 (20.59%) HP
5 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.76%) VMware
7 2 (5.88%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
8 1 (2.94%) Informatica
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £451.48 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £451.48 per day
Posted: 4 days ago