The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South West / Somerset
Rank 22 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Contract jobs citing Linux 16 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.96% 1.03% 0.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% 7.69% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Median daily rate £400 £375 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -15.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

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

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
44 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.13% 13.36% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 15
Median daily rate £350 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £185 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.42% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.75 £32.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Linux
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Bath +6 8 £350 +13.82% 5
Taunton +1 4 £400 +6.66%
Street - 1 £565 - 1
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Linux.

1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (42.31%) DevOps
2 8 (30.77%) Python
2 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 7 (26.92%) Hadoop
3 7 (26.92%) Ansible
4 6 (23.08%) Docker
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) Ruby
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 5 (19.23%) Windows
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
5 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
5 5 (19.23%) Apache Hive
5 5 (19.23%) Cloudera
5 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
5 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (19.23%) Apache Spark
6 4 (15.38%) HDFS
6 4 (15.38%) React
6 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (15.38%) Lua
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (15.38%) Git (software)

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 5 (19.23%) Apache Spark
2 4 (15.38%) JBoss
2 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.85%) nginx
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) IaaS
3 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.85%) GitHub
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) Network Security
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
3 2 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Hadoop
2 5 (19.23%) Apache Hive
3 4 (15.38%) Big Data
3 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (11.54%) HBase
4 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
5 2 (7.69%) QGIS
6 1 (3.85%) MySQL
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
3 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.69%) Hudson
4 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.85%) Subversion
5 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Tester
6 1 (3.85%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Middleware
1 4 (15.38%) React
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Camel
3 2 (7.69%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) JSON
3 2 (7.69%) PostGIS
3 2 (7.69%) Sass
4 1 (3.85%) boto
4 1 (3.85%) Django
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) JSON-LD
4 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.85%) OAuth2
4 1 (3.85%) RESTful
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.85%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.69%) CentOS
3 2 (7.69%) OpenWrt
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (42.31%) DevOps
2 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (19.23%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (11.54%) Open Source
5 3 (11.54%) Release Management
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
7 1 (3.85%) High Availability
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Analytics
7 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Python
2 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
2 5 (19.23%) Ruby
3 4 (15.38%) C++
3 4 (15.38%) Embedded C++
3 4 (15.38%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) Lua
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) HDFS
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) BusyBox
4 1 (3.85%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Ansible
2 4 (15.38%) Puppet
3 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.69%) Oozie
5 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.85%) OpenAM
5 1 (3.85%) OpenSSO
5 1 (3.85%) SCCM
5 1 (3.85%) Sun Identity Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Cloudera
1 5 (19.23%) Red Hat
1 5 (19.23%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Sybase
3 2 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) ForgeRock
4 1 (3.85%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.85%) Sun
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