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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - - 3
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon - - 18.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
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 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon - 23.08% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £175 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -61.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £11.21 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%