The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 17.31% 4.00% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Linux
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 28.85% 4.00% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 3
Median daily rate £425 £450 £144
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +212.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £450 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +2.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Salisbury region with a requirement for Linux.

1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) Apache
4 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
5 6 (40.00%) RHCE
5 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (40.00%) Perl
5 6 (40.00%) MySQL
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 6 (40.00%) Solaris
5 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) JIRA
5 6 (40.00%) Wiki
5 6 (40.00%) LAMP
5 6 (40.00%) Samba
5 6 (40.00%) CentOS
5 6 (40.00%) Puppet
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (20.00%) Veeam
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) SAN

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury 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 8 (53.33%) Apache
2 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) LDAP
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) Big Data
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Data Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Data Network Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Network Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Wiki
2 1 (6.67%) CESG
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) CentOS
1 6 (40.00%) Solaris
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Perl
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) C++
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) RHCE
4 1 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.67%) RMADS
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Samba
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Veeam
5 2 (13.33%) Cloudera
6 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
6 1 (6.67%) Sophos