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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 13 31 9
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Contract jobs citing Linux 12 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 7.69% 4.33% 18.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.00% 10.84% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 11
Median daily rate £400 £415 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -5.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £403 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £491 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.16%

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
40 83 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 25.64% 39.90% 63.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 34
Median daily rate £450 £465 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £365 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 6
Median hourly rate £21.47 - £13.06
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (47.54%) DevOps
3 23 (37.70%) Scrum
4 22 (36.07%) Puppet
5 18 (29.51%) JSON
6 17 (27.87%) Java
6 17 (27.87%) Windows
6 17 (27.87%) Docker
7 16 (26.23%) REST
7 16 (26.23%) HTTP
7 16 (26.23%) Configuration Management
7 16 (26.23%) VMware
8 15 (24.59%) Red Hat
8 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
9 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (21.31%) NoSQL
9 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
9 13 (21.31%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (19.67%) Spring
10 12 (19.67%) ELK Stack
10 12 (19.67%) OpenStack
10 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (18.03%) Open Source
11 11 (18.03%) PaaS
11 11 (18.03%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (18.03%) IaaS
11 11 (18.03%) HTML
12 10 (16.39%) CSS
12 10 (16.39%) DNS

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 12 (19.67%) OpenStack
2 10 (16.39%) Confluence
3 9 (14.75%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.92%) Apache
4 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.64%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (18.03%) IaaS
1 11 (18.03%) PaaS
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.23%) HTTP
2 10 (16.39%) DNS
3 7 (11.48%) Firewall
4 4 (6.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (6.56%) VPN
5 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.64%) NAS
5 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) NoSQL
2 8 (13.11%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.20%) Big Data
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (4.92%) MySQL
6 2 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.64%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.64%) Riak
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
2 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
3 10 (16.39%) JIRA
4 9 (14.75%) Maven
5 6 (9.84%) Subversion
6 5 (8.20%) ClearQuest
6 5 (8.20%) Eclipse
6 5 (8.20%) JUnit
7 3 (4.92%) ClearCase
7 3 (4.92%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.28%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.64%) Hudson
9 1 (1.64%) JMeter
9 1 (1.64%) Selenium
9 1 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.64%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (1.64%) Advertising
1 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Developer
2 11 (18.03%) Architect
3 10 (16.39%) Administrator
4 9 (14.75%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Automation Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.20%) Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Java Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Java Technical Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Security Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Software Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Incident Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) JSON
2 16 (26.23%) REST
3 12 (19.67%) ELK Stack
3 12 (19.67%) Spring
4 11 (18.03%) HTML
5 10 (16.39%) CSS
6 7 (11.48%) HTML5
6 7 (11.48%) Play Framework
6 7 (11.48%) RESTful
6 7 (11.48%) Spring Boot
7 6 (9.84%) Ajax
7 6 (9.84%) CSS3
8 5 (8.20%) Django
8 5 (8.20%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (8.20%) Spring MVC
9 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.56%) Guice
9 4 (6.56%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (4.92%) Java EE
10 3 (4.92%) Polymer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Private Cloud
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.92%) Mathematics
2 3 (4.92%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.28%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.64%) Social Media
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
2 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (14.75%) Unix
4 5 (8.20%) SUSE
5 4 (6.56%) AIX
5 4 (6.56%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.92%) Debian
6 3 (4.92%) Solaris
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (47.54%) DevOps
3 23 (37.70%) Scrum
4 16 (26.23%) Configuration Management
5 11 (18.03%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (18.03%) Open Source
6 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.84%) Automated Testing
7 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.20%) ITIL
8 5 (8.20%) MVC
8 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
8 5 (8.20%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (8.20%) RUP
8 5 (8.20%) Software Architecture
8 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
8 5 (8.20%) Web Design
9 4 (6.56%) Migration
9 4 (6.56%) OWASP
9 4 (6.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.87%) Java
2 10 (16.39%) Python
2 10 (16.39%) Ruby
3 8 (13.11%) Scala
3 8 (13.11%) SQL
4 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.92%) C#
6 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.64%) Groovy
6 1 (1.64%) Jython
6 1 (1.64%) Perl
6 1 (1.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
1 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) CCNA
2 4 (6.56%) CCSA
2 4 (6.56%) CEH
2 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.56%) GCFA
2 4 (6.56%) GCIH
2 4 (6.56%) MCP
3 3 (4.92%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 17 (27.87%) Docker
2 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (36.07%) Puppet
2 13 (21.31%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (16.39%) logstash
4 9 (14.75%) Kibana
5 5 (8.20%) Opsview
6 3 (4.92%) BladeLogic
6 3 (4.92%) Grafana
6 3 (4.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (3.28%) Graphite
7 2 (3.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (3.28%) SCCM
8 1 (1.64%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (1.64%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) VMware
2 15 (24.59%) Red Hat
3 7 (11.48%) Splunk
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.20%) WSO2
5 4 (6.56%) Google
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco
7 1 (1.64%) BMC
7 1 (1.64%) CA
7 1 (1.64%) Dell
7 1 (1.64%) HP