The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 18.18% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £403 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.16%

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

Operating Systems Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 36.36% 32.00% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £380 £363 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +93.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £30.25 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.37% +157.44%
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 Stockport

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Linux.

1 16 (55.17%) Red Hat
1 16 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (51.72%) Jenkins
3 14 (48.28%) Git (software)
4 13 (44.83%) Java
5 12 (41.38%) Kanban
6 11 (37.93%) DevOps
6 11 (37.93%) VMware
7 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
8 9 (31.03%) Puppet
9 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
9 8 (27.59%) MySQL
10 7 (24.14%) Atlassian
10 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (20.69%) Gradle
11 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
11 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
12 5 (17.24%) Scrum
12 5 (17.24%) Finance
12 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
12 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
12 5 (17.24%) Node.js
12 5 (17.24%) REST
13 4 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (13.79%) Open Source
13 4 (13.79%) vSphere
13 4 (13.79%) Jasmine

Linux
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 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.34%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Slack
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) LDAP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) SNMP
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) MySQL
2 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
4 4 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Jenkins
2 14 (48.28%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.69%) Gradle
4 4 (13.79%) Jasmine
4 4 (13.79%) JUnit
5 3 (10.34%) Ant
5 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.34%) JIRA
5 3 (10.34%) Maven
5 3 (10.34%) Subversion
6 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Digital Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (10.34%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (10.34%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Node.js
1 5 (17.24%) REST
2 4 (13.79%) Spring
3 3 (10.34%) GWT
3 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
4 1 (3.45%) JDBC
4 1 (3.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware
4 1 (3.45%) SOAP
4 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
1 3 (10.34%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) PKI
2 2 (6.90%) Replication
2 2 (6.90%) SCADA
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.90%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Kanban
2 11 (37.93%) DevOps
3 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.24%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) Open Source
7 3 (10.34%) BDD
7 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.34%) Identity Management
7 3 (10.34%) TDD
8 2 (6.90%) Network Management
8 2 (6.90%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
9 1 (3.45%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.45%) High Availability
9 1 (3.45%) Microservices
9 1 (3.45%) SOA
9 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) Ruby
4 3 (10.34%) Groovy
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (13.79%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (10.34%) ZABBIX
3 2 (6.90%) Nagios
3 2 (6.90%) Wonderware InTouch
4 1 (3.45%) Ansible
4 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Red Hat
2 11 (37.93%) VMware
3 7 (24.14%) Atlassian
4 4 (13.79%) IBM
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle
5 3 (10.34%) Google
5 3 (10.34%) Perforce
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.90%) Rockwell
6 2 (6.90%) Siemens
6 2 (6.90%) Wonderware
7 1 (3.45%) Veritas