The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.32% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
Linux Engineer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
302 341 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.18% 97.99% 91.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 236 309
Median daily rate £363 £405 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.49% +7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 14
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.83 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.44% +20.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £21.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Linux Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Linux Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Linux Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Linux Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Swindon region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
3 4 (66.67%) sed
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) Samba
3 4 (66.67%) AWK
3 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) NFS
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) SAP
6 1 (16.67%) C
6 1 (16.67%) C++

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 4 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) AWK
1 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) sed
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Samba
2 2 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) NetApp
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) SAP