The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stockport region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 17 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 4.76% - 8.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.88% - 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Linux Engineer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stockport region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
82 38 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 97.62% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 27 16
Median daily rate £338 £325 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £410 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.74% +35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Stockport region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Linux Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Linux Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Linux Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Linux Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Linux Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stockport region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (60.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (60.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (60.00%) PaaS
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Fedora
3 3 (60.00%) Salt
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Security Patching

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Cloud
1 3 (60.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (60.00%) Fedora
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Application Discovery
3 1 (20.00%) Security Patching
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Salt
3 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian