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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 19 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing Linux 23 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.87% 4.65% 5.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.82% 30.14% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 15
Median daily rate £388 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £299 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £500 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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 73 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.30% 15.43% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 43 65
Median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 13
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 16 (41.03%) Ansible
2 14 (35.90%) DevOps
3 13 (33.33%) Apache
4 12 (30.77%) SQL
5 11 (28.21%) Scala
5 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (28.21%) Apache Spark
5 11 (28.21%) GraphX
5 11 (28.21%) Akka
6 10 (25.64%) Data Analytics
6 10 (25.64%) Analytics
6 10 (25.64%) Docker
6 10 (25.64%) Windows
7 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 9 (23.08%) Unix
7 9 (23.08%) CSS
7 9 (23.08%) HTML
7 9 (23.08%) Finance
7 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 9 (23.08%) TypeScript
7 9 (23.08%) HTML5
7 9 (23.08%) CSS3
8 8 (20.51%) WebSockets
8 8 (20.51%) HBase
8 8 (20.51%) Redis
8 8 (20.51%) Neo4j
8 8 (20.51%) Big Data
8 8 (20.51%) Big Data Analytics
8 8 (20.51%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (20.51%) REST

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 13 (33.33%) Apache
2 11 (28.21%) Apache Spark
3 8 (20.51%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.13%) Jetty
4 2 (5.13%) nginx
4 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) GitHub
3 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.56%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) DNS
1 8 (20.51%) DSL
1 8 (20.51%) LDAP
2 7 (17.95%) FCAPS
3 4 (10.26%) Firewall
4 3 (7.69%) BGP
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.69%) EIGRP
4 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
4 3 (7.69%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 3 (7.69%) Network Security
4 3 (7.69%) PuTTY
4 3 (7.69%) SSH
4 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.69%) Telnet
5 1 (2.56%) GSM
5 1 (2.56%) LTE
5 1 (2.56%) UMTS
5 1 (2.56%) WCDMA
5 1 (2.56%) XCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (20.51%) Big Data
1 8 (20.51%) CouchDB
1 8 (20.51%) HBase
1 8 (20.51%) Neo4j
1 8 (20.51%) Parquet
1 8 (20.51%) Redis
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) DB2
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Ant
2 2 (5.13%) Hudson
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Architect
3 6 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Scala Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) Akka
1 11 (28.21%) GraphX
2 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
2 9 (23.08%) CSS
2 9 (23.08%) CSS3
2 9 (23.08%) HTML
2 9 (23.08%) HTML5
3 8 (20.51%) Apache Avro
3 8 (20.51%) ODBC
3 8 (20.51%) REST
3 8 (20.51%) SOAP
3 8 (20.51%) WebSockets
4 4 (10.26%) Middleware
5 3 (7.69%) OCX
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (5.13%) Web Services
7 1 (2.56%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Unix
3 8 (20.51%) Mesosphere
4 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
5 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.26%) AIX
7 2 (5.13%) CentOS
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) DevOps
2 10 (25.64%) Analytics
2 10 (25.64%) Data Analytics
3 8 (20.51%) Big Data Analytics
3 8 (20.51%) Change Management
3 8 (20.51%) Use Case
4 7 (17.95%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (12.82%) Project Management
6 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
6 4 (10.26%) Change Control
6 4 (10.26%) Compliance Audit
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.26%) ITIL
6 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.69%) BPEL
7 3 (7.69%) Network Design
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) Scala
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.08%) TypeScript
4 4 (10.26%) Jython
5 1 (2.56%) Java
5 1 (2.56%) MapBasic
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) CCNP
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CCIE
2 2 (5.13%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) CCSA
3 1 (2.56%) CCSE
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Postfix
2 2 (5.13%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (41.03%) Ansible
2 8 (20.51%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.13%) HAProxy
3 2 (5.13%) Terraform
4 1 (2.56%) Control-M
4 1 (2.56%) Nagios
4 1 (2.56%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Nokia
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) Siebel
5 1 (2.56%) Actix
5 1 (2.56%) Anite
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.56%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.56%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Mapinfo
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.0 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago