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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 7 1 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Contract jobs citing Linux 1 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 6.25% 52.00% 1.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 86.67% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £363 £405 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.49% +3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £390 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
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
2 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 12.50% 60.00% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 15
Median daily rate £363 £390 £144
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% +170.83%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
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 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 29 August 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 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (66.67%) Apache
3 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (66.67%) Perl
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) Solaris
3 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (66.67%) RHCE
3 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (66.67%) LAMP
3 6 (66.67%) Samba
3 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) CentOS
3 6 (66.67%) JIRA
3 6 (66.67%) Wiki
3 6 (66.67%) Puppet
4 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP

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 6 (66.67%) Apache
1 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Wiki
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) CentOS
1 6 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) RHCE
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
1 1 (11.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Samba
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Sophos
2 1 (11.11%) Veeam
2 1 (11.11%) VMware