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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 7 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Linux 52 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 16.00% 5.10% 3.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.17% 15.63% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 0 2
Median daily rate £440 - £263
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 - £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 - £273
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
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
96 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 29.54% 32.65% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 5 12
Median daily rate £443 £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £416 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £480 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 July 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 July 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 92 (80.70%) Puppet
2 71 (62.28%) Java
3 67 (58.77%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (57.02%) MongoDB
5 62 (54.39%) Spring
5 62 (54.39%) Git (software)
6 55 (48.25%) RabbitMQ
7 50 (43.86%) SQL
8 49 (42.98%) Maven
9 48 (42.11%) Docker
10 47 (41.23%) Spring Boot
11 42 (36.84%) ELK Stack
12 38 (33.33%) Open Source
13 37 (32.46%) Software Architecture
13 37 (32.46%) Oracle
13 37 (32.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 37 (32.46%) Software Engineering
14 36 (31.58%) DevOps
15 35 (30.70%) Graphite
16 32 (28.07%) Google
16 32 (28.07%) Microsoft Azure
16 32 (28.07%) Hystrix
17 31 (27.19%) Microservices
17 31 (27.19%) Amazon AWS
18 30 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
19 29 (25.44%) WSO2
19 29 (25.44%) Consul
20 27 (23.68%) WireMock
20 27 (23.68%) JIRA
21 26 (22.81%) J2EE

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 (22.81%) Confluence
2 22 (19.30%) OpenStack
3 18 (15.79%) WebLogic
4 12 (10.53%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (7.89%) Apache
6 7 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (6.14%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.39%) IIS
7 5 (4.39%) nginx
8 3 (2.63%) Documentum
9 2 (1.75%) JBoss
10 1 (0.88%) Captiva
10 1 (0.88%) PegaRULES
10 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (28.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (27.19%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (9.65%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (9.65%) Google App Engine
4 11 (9.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.88%) GitHub
5 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.88%) IaaS
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.91%) HTTP
2 9 (7.89%) SSL
3 4 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (57.02%) MongoDB
2 21 (18.42%) Oracle OWB
3 13 (11.40%) MariaDB
4 8 (7.02%) MySQL
5 6 (5.26%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.75%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 62 (54.39%) Git (software)
2 49 (42.98%) Maven
3 37 (32.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 27 (23.68%) JIRA
5 21 (18.42%) ClearQuest
6 20 (17.54%) SoapUI
7 15 (13.16%) Vagrant
8 13 (11.40%) Selenium
9 12 (10.53%) Jenkins
10 6 (5.26%) ClearCase
11 5 (4.39%) Bitbucket
11 5 (4.39%) FishEye
11 5 (4.39%) GoCD
11 5 (4.39%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (2.63%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.88%) Gatling
13 1 (0.88%) Grunt
13 1 (0.88%) Karma Test Runner
13 1 (0.88%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 57 (50.00%) Architect
2 41 (35.96%) Java Architect
3 40 (35.09%) Software Architect
4 33 (28.95%) Developer
4 33 (28.95%) Java Software Architect
5 24 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
6 21 (18.42%) Senior Architect
7 16 (14.04%) Senior Java Architect
7 16 (14.04%) Senior Software Architect
8 14 (12.28%) Java Developer
8 14 (12.28%) Java Engineer
8 14 (12.28%) Scala Developer
8 14 (12.28%) Software Engineer
9 13 (11.40%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 13 (11.40%) Senior Developer
10 12 (10.53%) Java Scala Developer
10 12 (10.53%) Java Scala Software Engineer
10 12 (10.53%) Lead DevOps
10 12 (10.53%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 12 (10.53%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (54.39%) Spring
2 55 (48.25%) RabbitMQ
3 47 (41.23%) Spring Boot
4 42 (36.84%) ELK Stack
5 32 (28.07%) Hystrix
6 27 (23.68%) WireMock
7 26 (22.81%) J2EE
8 22 (19.30%) SOAP
9 21 (18.42%) Swagger
10 18 (15.79%) REST
11 16 (14.04%) JSON
12 15 (13.16%) Play Framework
12 15 (13.16%) XML
13 13 (11.40%) J2SE
14 11 (9.65%) Hibernate
15 8 (7.02%) Sensu
16 6 (5.26%) Middleware
17 4 (3.51%) CSS
17 4 (3.51%) Web Services
18 2 (1.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Performance Metrics
2 5 (4.39%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
3 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.81%) Unix
2 15 (13.16%) Windows
3 10 (8.77%) SUSE
4 3 (2.63%) AIX
4 3 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.63%) Solaris
5 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.88%) VMS
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (58.77%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (33.33%) Open Source
3 37 (32.46%) Software Architecture
3 37 (32.46%) Software Engineering
4 36 (31.58%) DevOps
5 31 (27.19%) Microservices
6 25 (21.93%) Waterfall
7 22 (19.30%) Project Planning
8 20 (17.54%) RUP
9 14 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (11.40%) Service Management
11 11 (9.65%) Risk Management
11 11 (9.65%) TDD
12 9 (7.89%) Virtual Environments
13 8 (7.02%) Configuration Management
14 7 (6.14%) PRINCE2
14 7 (6.14%) Project Management
15 5 (4.39%) Load Balancing
15 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (62.28%) Java
2 50 (43.86%) SQL
3 24 (21.05%) Ruby
4 22 (19.30%) Shell Script
5 16 (14.04%) Scala
6 12 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.39%) Perl
8 3 (2.63%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.63%) Python
9 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.88%) C#
9 1 (0.88%) Groovy
9 1 (0.88%) Haskell
9 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 12 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 48 (42.11%) Docker
2 7 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 92 (80.70%) Puppet
2 35 (30.70%) Graphite
3 29 (25.44%) Consul
4 24 (21.05%) Grafana
5 21 (18.42%) Packer
5 21 (18.42%) Terraform
6 8 (7.02%) Kibana
6 8 (7.02%) Uchiwa
7 7 (6.14%) logstash
8 3 (2.63%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (2.63%) OPNET
8 3 (2.63%) SCOM
9 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.75%) Opsview
9 2 (1.75%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (32.46%) Oracle
2 32 (28.07%) Google
3 29 (25.44%) WSO2
4 16 (14.04%) webMethods
5 11 (9.65%) Red Hat
6 10 (8.77%) Adobe
7 8 (7.02%) Atlassian
7 8 (7.02%) MuleSoft
7 8 (7.02%) VMware
8 7 (6.14%) ForgeRock
9 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
10 4 (3.51%) Cisco
11 3 (2.63%) BMC
11 3 (2.63%) Pega
12 2 (1.75%) Digital Fuel
13 1 (0.88%) EMC
13 1 (0.88%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.88%) SaltStack