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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 12 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 62 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 17.13% 12.50% 8.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.49% 33.96% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 4
Median daily rate £438 £400 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £339 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £528 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
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
157 53 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 43.37% 36.81% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 21 23
Median daily rate £460 £463 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +35.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £338 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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 1 May 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 1 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 Telford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 51 (67.11%) Puppet
2 35 (46.05%) Java
3 33 (43.42%) Git (software)
4 32 (42.11%) MongoDB
4 32 (42.11%) RabbitMQ
5 31 (40.79%) SQL
6 30 (39.47%) Oracle
7 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (38.16%) Spring
8 27 (35.53%) Software Engineering
8 27 (35.53%) ELK Stack
9 26 (34.21%) Maven
10 24 (31.58%) Software Architecture
10 24 (31.58%) Spring Boot
11 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
11 22 (28.95%) Ruby
12 21 (27.63%) Google
12 21 (27.63%) Cloud Computing
12 21 (27.63%) Amazon AWS
12 21 (27.63%) OpenStack
12 21 (27.63%) Graphite
12 21 (27.63%) Packer
12 21 (27.63%) Terraform
13 20 (26.32%) Shell Script
14 19 (25.00%) DevOps
15 18 (23.68%) Docker
16 17 (22.37%) WSO2
16 17 (22.37%) JIRA
17 16 (21.05%) Confluence
17 16 (21.05%) Service Management

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 21 (27.63%) OpenStack
2 16 (21.05%) Confluence
3 13 (17.11%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.95%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.63%) Apache
6 2 (2.63%) Captiva
6 2 (2.63%) Documentum
6 2 (2.63%) JBoss
6 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.32%) nginx
7 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (27.63%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (27.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.32%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) HTTP
2 3 (3.95%) SSL
2 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.11%) MongoDB
2 13 (17.11%) MariaDB
3 12 (15.79%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (43.42%) Git (software)
2 26 (34.21%) Maven
3 17 (22.37%) JIRA
4 14 (18.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 14 (18.42%) Vagrant
5 12 (15.79%) ClearQuest
6 6 (7.89%) SoapUI
7 3 (3.95%) Selenium
8 2 (2.63%) ClearCase
8 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.32%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.32%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 33 (43.42%) Architect
2 26 (34.21%) Software Architect
3 22 (28.95%) Developer
3 22 (28.95%) Java Architect
3 22 (28.95%) Java Software Architect
4 13 (17.11%) Senior Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Senior Architect
5 12 (15.79%) Senior Software Architect
6 10 (13.16%) Senior Java Architect
7 9 (11.84%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (10.53%) Applications Developer
8 8 (10.53%) Senior Applications Developer
9 7 (9.21%) Monitoring Engineer
10 6 (7.89%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (7.89%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (7.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 6 (7.89%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.11%) RabbitMQ
2 29 (38.16%) Spring
3 27 (35.53%) ELK Stack
4 24 (31.58%) Spring Boot
5 15 (19.74%) J2EE
6 10 (13.16%) Swagger
7 8 (10.53%) Sensu
8 5 (6.58%) SOAP
9 4 (5.26%) JSON
9 4 (5.26%) Play Framework
9 4 (5.26%) REST
9 4 (5.26%) XML
10 3 (3.95%) J2SE
11 2 (2.63%) CSS
11 2 (2.63%) OSGi
11 2 (2.63%) RESTful
12 1 (1.32%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.32%) HTML
12 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.63%) Clustering
3 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Unix
2 11 (14.47%) Windows
3 8 (10.53%) SUSE
4 5 (6.58%) Solaris
5 4 (5.26%) AIX
6 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (35.53%) Software Engineering
3 24 (31.58%) Software Architecture
4 19 (25.00%) DevOps
5 16 (21.05%) Service Management
6 15 (19.74%) Open Source
7 13 (17.11%) Microservices
7 13 (17.11%) Project Planning
7 13 (17.11%) Waterfall
8 11 (14.47%) RUP
9 8 (10.53%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.58%) Project Management
10 5 (6.58%) Test Strategy
11 4 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (5.26%) Migration
11 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (5.26%) TDD
11 4 (5.26%) TOGAF
12 3 (3.95%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.05%) Java
2 31 (40.79%) SQL
3 22 (28.95%) Ruby
4 20 (26.32%) Shell Script
5 10 (13.16%) PL/SQL
6 6 (7.89%) Scala
7 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
1 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 18 (23.68%) Docker
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.63%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 51 (67.11%) Puppet
2 21 (27.63%) Graphite
2 21 (27.63%) Packer
2 21 (27.63%) Terraform
3 16 (21.05%) Grafana
4 8 (10.53%) Uchiwa
5 7 (9.21%) BMC PATROL
6 6 (7.89%) Kibana
6 6 (7.89%) logstash
6 6 (7.89%) OPNET
6 6 (7.89%) SCOM
7 4 (5.26%) Opsview
Vendors
1 30 (39.47%) Oracle
2 21 (27.63%) Google
3 17 (22.37%) WSO2
4 10 (13.16%) webMethods
5 8 (10.53%) Atlassian
5 8 (10.53%) MuleSoft
5 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 7 (9.21%) BMC
6 7 (9.21%) ForgeRock
7 6 (7.89%) VMware
8 5 (6.58%) Digital Fuel
9 3 (3.95%) Cisco
9 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.63%) EMC
10 2 (2.63%) Pega
11 1 (1.32%) Adobe