The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 9 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing Linux 49 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 12.96% 5.67% 2.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.98% 21.62% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 1 2
Median daily rate £440 £240 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £240 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £240 £273
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £31.63
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +18.57%
Linux
Shropshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
114 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 30.16% 26.24% 24.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 6 8
Median daily rate £443 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.11% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £240 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £317
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £13.06 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Telford

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Telford region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Telford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 81 (78.64%) Puppet
2 71 (68.93%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (66.02%) Java
4 61 (59.22%) MongoDB
5 60 (58.25%) Spring
6 53 (51.46%) Git (software)
6 53 (51.46%) Docker
7 46 (44.66%) Maven
8 45 (43.69%) SQL
8 45 (43.69%) Spring Boot
8 45 (43.69%) RabbitMQ
9 37 (35.92%) DevOps
10 36 (34.95%) Open Source
11 34 (33.01%) Software Architecture
11 34 (33.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 31 (30.10%) Microservices
12 31 (30.10%) Oracle
13 29 (28.16%) ELK Stack
13 29 (28.16%) Hystrix
14 27 (26.21%) JIRA
15 26 (25.24%) Confluence
16 25 (24.27%) WSO2
16 25 (24.27%) Graphite
17 24 (23.30%) REST
17 24 (23.30%) Waterfall
17 24 (23.30%) Unix
17 24 (23.30%) WireMock
18 23 (22.33%) J2EE
19 22 (21.36%) HTTP
19 22 (21.36%) JSON

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 26 (25.24%) Confluence
2 15 (14.56%) WebLogic
3 13 (12.62%) OpenStack
4 12 (11.65%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (8.74%) Apache
6 6 (5.83%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (4.85%) IIS
7 5 (4.85%) nginx
8 2 (1.94%) Documentum
9 1 (0.97%) JBoss
9 1 (0.97%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.45%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (13.59%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (10.68%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (10.68%) Google App Engine
4 11 (10.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (6.80%) IaaS
5 7 (6.80%) PaaS
6 2 (1.94%) GitHub
7 1 (0.97%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.36%) HTTP
2 9 (8.74%) SSL
3 7 (6.80%) DNS
4 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.97%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (59.22%) MongoDB
2 20 (19.42%) Oracle OWB
3 8 (7.77%) MySQL
3 8 (7.77%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.85%) MariaDB
4 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 53 (51.46%) Git (software)
2 46 (44.66%) Maven
3 34 (33.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 27 (26.21%) JIRA
5 20 (19.42%) ClearQuest
6 18 (17.48%) SoapUI
7 13 (12.62%) Jenkins
7 13 (12.62%) Selenium
8 5 (4.85%) Bitbucket
8 5 (4.85%) ClearCase
8 5 (4.85%) FishEye
8 5 (4.85%) GoCD
8 5 (4.85%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (2.91%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.91%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.97%) Ant
10 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.97%) Hudson
10 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 56 (54.37%) Architect
2 41 (39.81%) Java Architect
3 37 (35.92%) Software Architect
4 33 (32.04%) Java Software Architect
5 24 (23.30%) DevOps Engineer
6 22 (21.36%) Developer
7 18 (17.48%) Senior Architect
8 15 (14.56%) Scala Developer
8 15 (14.56%) Senior Java Architect
9 14 (13.59%) Java Developer
9 14 (13.59%) Java Engineer
9 14 (13.59%) Software Engineer
10 13 (12.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 13 (12.62%) Senior Software Architect
11 12 (11.65%) Java Scala Developer
11 12 (11.65%) Java Scala Software Engineer
11 12 (11.65%) Lead DevOps
11 12 (11.65%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 12 (11.65%) Lead Software Engineer
11 12 (11.65%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (58.25%) Spring
2 45 (43.69%) RabbitMQ
2 45 (43.69%) Spring Boot
3 29 (28.16%) ELK Stack
3 29 (28.16%) Hystrix
4 24 (23.30%) REST
4 24 (23.30%) WireMock
5 23 (22.33%) J2EE
6 22 (21.36%) JSON
7 20 (19.42%) SOAP
8 18 (17.48%) Swagger
9 16 (15.53%) Play Framework
10 15 (14.56%) XML
11 13 (12.62%) J2SE
12 12 (11.65%) Hibernate
13 5 (4.85%) Middleware
13 5 (4.85%) Web Services
14 4 (3.88%) CSS
15 2 (1.94%) HTML
15 2 (1.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) Performance Metrics
1 7 (6.80%) Private Cloud
2 4 (3.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.30%) Unix
2 11 (10.68%) Windows
3 10 (9.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (9.71%) SUSE
4 5 (4.85%) AIX
5 4 (3.88%) Solaris
6 2 (1.94%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.97%) VMS
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (68.93%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.92%) DevOps
3 36 (34.95%) Open Source
4 34 (33.01%) Software Architecture
5 31 (30.10%) Microservices
6 24 (23.30%) Waterfall
7 21 (20.39%) RUP
7 21 (20.39%) Software Engineering
8 20 (19.42%) Continuous Delivery
8 20 (19.42%) Project Planning
9 14 (13.59%) Configuration Management
10 12 (11.65%) TDD
11 11 (10.68%) Risk Management
12 8 (7.77%) Scrum
13 7 (6.80%) PRINCE2
13 7 (6.80%) Project Management
13 7 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (5.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 5 (4.85%) Load Balancing
16 4 (3.88%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 68 (66.02%) Java
2 45 (43.69%) SQL
3 16 (15.53%) Scala
4 9 (8.74%) PL/SQL
5 8 (7.77%) Ruby
6 7 (6.80%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.85%) Perl
8 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.91%) Python
9 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.97%) C#
10 1 (0.97%) Groovy
10 1 (0.97%) Haskell
10 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (11.65%) SC Cleared
1 12 (11.65%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 53 (51.46%) Docker
2 12 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.97%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 81 (78.64%) Puppet
2 25 (24.27%) Graphite
3 14 (13.59%) Grafana
4 13 (12.62%) Consul
5 8 (7.77%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (5.83%) Kibana
7 5 (4.85%) logstash
7 5 (4.85%) Packer
7 5 (4.85%) Terraform
8 2 (1.94%) BladeLogic
8 2 (1.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (1.94%) SCCM
8 2 (1.94%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.97%) Ansible
9 1 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.97%) OPNET
9 1 (0.97%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (30.10%) Oracle
2 25 (24.27%) WSO2
3 17 (16.50%) Google
3 17 (16.50%) Red Hat
4 14 (13.59%) VMware
4 14 (13.59%) webMethods
5 10 (9.71%) Adobe
6 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.88%) Cisco
8 2 (1.94%) Pega
9 1 (0.97%) BMC
9 1 (0.97%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.97%) SaltStack