The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stratford-upon-Avon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
Linux
Warwickshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Stratford-upon-Avon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon - - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%