The table below looks at the statistics for Fedora skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fedora over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fedora Linux
Rank 565 587 554
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -33
Contract jobs citing Fedora 29 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.024% 0.010%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.11% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 2
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£405 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £243 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £340 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+41.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 - -

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
12279 12170 10292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.04% 22.04% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6979 6782 5521
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1001 1050 1005
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.20 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -4.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.12 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Fedora
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fedora within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Fedora Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fedora
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Fedora within the UK.

Fedora Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Fedora
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Fedora within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Fedora Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Fedora
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fedora within the UK.

Fedora Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Fedora
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fedora within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 23 £365 +17.74% 16
South East - 10 £425 - 5
London +7 8 £338 +17.56% 5
Oxfordshire - 4 £465 - 3
Surrey - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £365 - 2
Cambridge - 2 £365 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £365 -
Bristol +5 1 £388 +19.23% 1
South West +4 1 £388 +19.23% 2
Wales - 1 £500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £405 -
Yorkshire - 1 £405 -
Aylesbury - 1 £410 -
Chertsey - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £405 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £310 -
Berkshire - 1 £310 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £410 -

Fedora
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Fedora also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fedora.

1 39 (95.12%) Linux
2 38 (92.68%) Red Hat
3 31 (75.61%) CentOS
4 21 (51.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (39.02%) Windows
6 14 (34.15%) Puppet
7 13 (31.71%) Bash Shell
8 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
9 11 (26.83%) Python
9 11 (26.83%) Perl
9 11 (26.83%) MySQL
9 11 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (24.39%) Java
11 9 (21.95%) Ruby
11 9 (21.95%) PHP
11 9 (21.95%) Scrum
11 9 (21.95%) VMware
11 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
12 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
12 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
12 8 (19.51%) Finance
12 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
12 8 (19.51%) HP
12 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
12 8 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (19.51%) DevOps
12 8 (19.51%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure

Fedora
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Fedora also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fedora. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) Apache
2 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
3 2 (4.88%) Node.js
4 1 (2.44%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.44%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (17.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.63%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.76%) SaaS
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
4 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (4.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Route 53
6 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.20%) Multicast
3 4 (9.76%) Internet
4 2 (4.88%) DHCP
4 2 (4.88%) LDAP
4 2 (4.88%) DNS
5 1 (2.44%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.32%) Redis
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) FishEye
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
1 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
2 7 (17.07%) Marketing
2 7 (17.07%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (31.71%) Linux Administrator
2 11 (26.83%) Administrator
3 10 (24.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (24.39%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Support
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Support Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) DevOps Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Spring
1 3 (7.32%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) Servlets
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) LAMP
2 2 (4.88%) jQuery
3 1 (2.44%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.44%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.44%) CGI
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) React
3 1 (2.44%) beanstalkd
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) DTV
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Open Source
3 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Linux
2 31 (75.61%) CentOS
3 21 (51.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (39.02%) Windows
5 6 (14.63%) HPUX
6 5 (12.20%) Ubuntu
7 4 (9.76%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (7.32%) UNIX
9 2 (4.88%) SUSE
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.44%) Debian
10 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.95%) Scrum
4 8 (19.51%) Configuration Management
4 8 (19.51%) DevOps
4 8 (19.51%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (17.07%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (17.07%) Programme Management
6 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (14.63%) Kanban
7 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.32%) Migration
7 3 (7.32%) TDD
8 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.44%) BDD
9 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) Bash Shell
2 11 (26.83%) Python
2 11 (26.83%) Perl
3 10 (24.39%) Java
4 9 (21.95%) Ruby
4 9 (21.95%) PHP
4 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
5 6 (14.63%) SQL
6 3 (7.32%) PHP5
7 1 (2.44%) Groovy
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) Ceph
3 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.44%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) Puppet
2 11 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.88%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.44%) yum
4 1 (2.44%) logstash
4 1 (2.44%) Salt
4 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 38 (92.68%) Red Hat
2 9 (21.95%) VMware
3 8 (19.51%) HP
4 7 (17.07%) SAP
5 2 (4.88%) Dell
5 2 (4.88%) IBM
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) Splunk
6 1 (2.44%) Percona
6 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.44%) Coverity
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) SaltStack
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