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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 26 10
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs citing Linux 38 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 12.84% 4.47% 11.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.24% 11.27% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 6
Median daily rate £413 £485 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.94% +14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £357 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £468
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 £41.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +1.35%
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
84 71 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 28.38% 39.66% 47.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 20 25
Median daily rate £375 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £21.47 £24.50 £16.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.38% +49.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 52 (64.20%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (46.91%) Puppet
3 36 (44.44%) DevOps
4 35 (43.21%) Java
5 28 (34.57%) Docker
6 27 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 24 (29.63%) Spring
8 23 (28.40%) Scrum
8 23 (28.40%) JSON
9 22 (27.16%) MongoDB
10 21 (25.93%) REST
10 21 (25.93%) Windows
11 20 (24.69%) Unix
11 20 (24.69%) Open Source
12 19 (23.46%) SQL
12 19 (23.46%) Configuration Management
13 18 (22.22%) HTTP
13 18 (22.22%) Jenkins
13 18 (22.22%) ELK Stack
14 17 (20.99%) Confluence
14 17 (20.99%) JIRA
14 17 (20.99%) VMware
14 17 (20.99%) Maven
15 16 (19.75%) Red Hat
15 16 (19.75%) Spring Boot
16 14 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (17.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (17.28%) Opscode Chef
16 14 (17.28%) NoSQL
16 14 (17.28%) RabbitMQ

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 17 (20.99%) Confluence
2 13 (16.05%) OpenStack
3 12 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (9.88%) Apache
5 5 (6.17%) IIS
5 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.94%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.94%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.23%) nginx
7 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.28%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (14.81%) IaaS
2 12 (14.81%) PaaS
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.94%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.94%) Google App Engine
4 4 (4.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.22%) HTTP
2 11 (13.58%) DNS
3 7 (8.64%) Firewall
4 6 (7.41%) SSL
5 4 (4.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (4.94%) VPN
6 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.23%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.23%) NAS
6 1 (1.23%) SAN
6 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.16%) MongoDB
2 14 (17.28%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.35%) MySQL
4 9 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
5 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
6 5 (6.17%) Big Data
6 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.23%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.23%) Riak
Development Applications
1 27 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 18 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 17 (20.99%) JIRA
3 17 (20.99%) Maven
4 13 (16.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (11.11%) ClearQuest
6 6 (7.41%) SoapUI
7 5 (6.17%) Bitbucket
7 5 (6.17%) Eclipse
7 5 (6.17%) FishEye
7 5 (6.17%) GoCD
7 5 (6.17%) Selenium
7 5 (6.17%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (4.94%) ClearCase
8 4 (4.94%) JUnit
8 4 (4.94%) Subversion
9 3 (3.70%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.23%) Hudson
11 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (1.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (32.10%) Architect
2 17 (20.99%) Developer
3 14 (17.28%) Java Architect
4 13 (16.05%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (14.81%) Java Developer
6 10 (12.35%) Administrator
7 9 (11.11%) Software Architect
8 7 (8.64%) Automation Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Java Software Architect
8 7 (8.64%) Java Technical Architect
8 7 (8.64%) Platform Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Technical Architect
9 6 (7.41%) Java Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Scala Developer
9 6 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (6.17%) Consultant
10 5 (6.17%) Senior Architect
10 5 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.94%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 4 (4.94%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.63%) Spring
2 23 (28.40%) JSON
3 21 (25.93%) REST
4 18 (22.22%) ELK Stack
5 16 (19.75%) Spring Boot
6 14 (17.28%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (13.58%) Play Framework
8 10 (12.35%) CSS
8 10 (12.35%) HTML
9 9 (11.11%) SOAP
10 8 (9.88%) Hystrix
10 8 (9.88%) XML
11 7 (8.64%) Swagger
12 6 (7.41%) HTML5
12 6 (7.41%) RESTful
13 5 (6.17%) Ajax
13 5 (6.17%) CSS3
13 5 (6.17%) Hibernate
13 5 (6.17%) J2EE
13 5 (6.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Private Cloud
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.70%) Mathematics
2 3 (3.70%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.47%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.23%) Social Media
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.93%) Windows
2 20 (24.69%) Unix
3 14 (17.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.17%) SUSE
5 4 (4.94%) AIX
5 4 (4.94%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.70%) Debian
6 3 (3.70%) Solaris
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (64.20%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (44.44%) DevOps
3 23 (28.40%) Scrum
4 20 (24.69%) Open Source
5 19 (23.46%) Configuration Management
6 12 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (14.81%) Waterfall
7 10 (12.35%) Software Engineering
8 9 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 9 (11.11%) RUP
8 9 (11.11%) Software Architecture
9 7 (8.64%) Microservices
10 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (6.17%) Automated Testing
11 5 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.17%) ITIL
11 5 (6.17%) Load Balancing
12 4 (4.94%) Incident Management
12 4 (4.94%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (4.94%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 35 (43.21%) Java
2 19 (23.46%) SQL
3 12 (14.81%) Scala
4 9 (11.11%) Ruby
5 8 (9.88%) Python
6 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.47%) C#
7 2 (2.47%) Perl
8 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.23%) Groovy
8 1 (1.23%) Jython
8 1 (1.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
1 10 (12.35%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.94%) CCNA
2 4 (4.94%) CCSA
2 4 (4.94%) CEH
2 4 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.94%) GCFA
2 4 (4.94%) GCIH
2 4 (4.94%) MCP
3 3 (3.70%) Degree
4 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 28 (34.57%) Docker
2 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 38 (46.91%) Puppet
2 14 (17.28%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (14.81%) Kibana
3 12 (14.81%) logstash
4 5 (6.17%) Grafana
4 5 (6.17%) Graphite
4 5 (6.17%) Opsview
5 3 (3.70%) BladeLogic
5 3 (3.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (2.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (2.47%) SCCM
6 2 (2.47%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (1.23%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) VMware
2 16 (19.75%) Red Hat
3 13 (16.05%) WSO2
4 11 (13.58%) Oracle
5 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
6 7 (8.64%) Google
6 7 (8.64%) Splunk
7 4 (4.94%) Adobe
7 4 (4.94%) webMethods
8 2 (2.47%) Cisco
9 1 (1.23%) BMC
9 1 (1.23%) CA
9 1 (1.23%) Dell
9 1 (1.23%) HP