The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 22 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Linux 14 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.29% 3.07% 5.05%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.59% 16.67% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 12
Median daily rate £463 £405 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.19% +10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £313 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Linux
Wiltshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 60 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.86% 18.40% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 25 56
Median daily rate £354 £368 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.74% +47.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £146 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 7
Median hourly rate - £16.83 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Linux.

1 20 (37.74%) Cisco
1 20 (37.74%) BGP
1 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
2 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
2 19 (35.85%) CCNP
2 19 (35.85%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (32.08%) Juniper
3 17 (32.08%) OSPF
4 16 (30.19%) MPLS
4 16 (30.19%) BT
4 16 (30.19%) IPsec
4 16 (30.19%) WAN
4 16 (30.19%) VPN
4 16 (30.19%) Windows
4 16 (30.19%) DV Cleared
4 16 (30.19%) JNCIS
5 13 (24.53%) Firewall
5 13 (24.53%) Finance
6 11 (20.75%) ITIL
6 11 (20.75%) Oracle
6 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (16.98%) Puppet
7 9 (16.98%) Blackberry
8 8 (15.09%) Unix
8 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
8 8 (15.09%) NetApp
8 8 (15.09%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
9 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
9 7 (13.21%) VMware

Linux
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 4 (7.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.89%) Node.js
4 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.89%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) AutoCAD
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) BGP
2 17 (32.08%) OSPF
3 16 (30.19%) IPsec
3 16 (30.19%) MPLS
3 16 (30.19%) VPN
3 16 (30.19%) WAN
4 13 (24.53%) Firewall
5 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (7.55%) DHCP
6 4 (7.55%) DNS
6 4 (7.55%) Network Security
7 3 (5.66%) EIGRP
7 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
7 3 (5.66%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 3 (5.66%) Internet
7 3 (5.66%) PuTTY
7 3 (5.66%) SSH
7 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.66%) Telnet
8 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
2 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) Ant
3 1 (1.89%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.89%) Grunt
3 1 (1.89%) gulp
3 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.89%) Maven
3 1 (1.89%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.89%) TestLink
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Games
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Designer
1 16 (30.19%) Network Designer
2 6 (11.32%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Administrator
5 3 (5.66%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) IT Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.77%) Cloud Specialist
6 2 (3.77%) Developer
6 2 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) OCX
2 2 (3.77%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.89%) CSS
3 1 (1.89%) CSS3
3 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) HTML5
3 1 (1.89%) J2SE
3 1 (1.89%) jQuery
3 1 (1.89%) JSON
3 1 (1.89%) LESS
3 1 (1.89%) RequireJS
3 1 (1.89%) Sass
3 1 (1.89%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (1.89%) Spring
3 1 (1.89%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.77%) DataPower
6 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.89%) iSeries
6 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle Linux
2 8 (15.09%) Unix
2 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.89%) AIX
5 1 (1.89%) Android
5 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) ITIL
2 6 (11.32%) DevOps
3 4 (7.55%) Change Control
3 4 (7.55%) Change Management
3 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (7.55%) ITIL V3
3 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
3 4 (7.55%) SIEM
3 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
4 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity
4 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (5.66%) Migration
4 3 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.77%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.32%) Bash Shell
2 6 (11.32%) Java
3 5 (9.43%) Python
4 4 (7.55%) AWK
4 4 (7.55%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.55%) Perl
4 4 (7.55%) sed
4 4 (7.55%) SQL
5 2 (3.77%) VBScript
6 1 (1.89%) C
6 1 (1.89%) C++
6 1 (1.89%) Jython
6 1 (1.89%) MapBasic
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Security Cleared
2 19 (35.85%) CCNP
2 19 (35.85%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
3 16 (30.19%) DV Cleared
3 16 (30.19%) JNCIS
4 4 (7.55%) Degree
5 2 (3.77%) CCIE
5 2 (3.77%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.77%) MCSA
5 2 (3.77%) MCSE
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.89%) CCSA
6 1 (1.89%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.89%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (1.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Samba
4 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.77%) NFS
5 2 (3.77%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) Puppet
2 6 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.66%) WSUS
4 2 (3.77%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.89%) Ansible
5 1 (1.89%) Control-M
5 1 (1.89%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Cisco
2 17 (32.08%) Juniper
3 16 (30.19%) BT
4 11 (20.75%) Oracle
5 8 (15.09%) NetApp
6 7 (13.21%) VMware
7 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
8 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
8 5 (9.43%) Palo Alto
9 4 (7.55%) Forcepoint
9 4 (7.55%) Intel Security
9 4 (7.55%) Sourcefire
10 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.66%) Citrix
10 3 (5.66%) IBM
10 3 (5.66%) Sophos
10 3 (5.66%) Splunk
11 1 (1.89%) Apple
11 1 (1.89%) Mapinfo
11 1 (1.89%) Nokia
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