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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fedora Linux
Rank 612 605 563
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -42
Contract jobs citing Fedora 16 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.018% 0.025%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.081% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 13
Average daily rate
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£478 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £348 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £470 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £478 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
12183 12399 11424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.35% 22.68% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7231 7027 6254
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £163 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.54% -4.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 931 1051 1035
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

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 30 July 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 15 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 30 July 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 -27 12 £426 +13.66% 10
South West -6 5 £325 -13.33%
Bristol -6 5 £325 -13.33%
Oxfordshire - 4 £490 -
South East - 4 £490 -
Oxford - 3 £490 -
London 0 2 £446 -8.92% 7
Reading - 1 £490 -
Swansea - 1 £550 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £490 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £550 -
West Wales - 1 £550 -
East of England - 1 - - 1

Fedora
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 42 (93.33%) Linux
2 41 (91.11%) Red Hat
3 36 (80.00%) CentOS
4 27 (60.00%) Windows
5 23 (51.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (48.89%) Bash Shell
7 17 (37.78%) Shell Script
8 16 (35.56%) Python
9 15 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (31.11%) Perl
11 11 (24.44%) Puppet
11 11 (24.44%) SQL
12 10 (22.22%) HP
13 9 (20.00%) VMware
13 9 (20.00%) MySQL
14 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (15.56%) Ubuntu
15 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
15 7 (15.56%) HPUX
15 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
15 7 (15.56%) IIS
15 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
15 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
15 7 (15.56%) Migration
15 7 (15.56%) Continuous Delivery
16 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
17 5 (11.11%) Tomcat
17 5 (11.11%) Web Services

Fedora
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (15.56%) IIS
2 5 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.89%) IBM Notes
3 4 (8.89%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (6.67%) Apache
5 2 (4.44%) Node.js
5 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.22%) nginx
6 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) PaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Route 53
3 1 (2.22%) GitHub
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) SaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) Multicast
3 1 (2.22%) LDAP
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) SSL
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) MySQL
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.89%) MarkLogic
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.44%) Redis
6 1 (2.22%) Big Data
6 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JIRA
1 1 (2.22%) Selenium
1 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.22%) FishEye
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Systems Administrator
2 19 (42.22%) Administrator
2 19 (42.22%) Linux Administrator
3 18 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 12 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Support
6 2 (4.44%) Linux Support
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Configuration Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.22%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) CGI
2 1 (2.22%) Spring
2 1 (2.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.22%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.44%) DTV
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.22%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Linux
2 36 (80.00%) CentOS
3 27 (60.00%) Windows
4 23 (51.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (15.56%) HPUX
5 7 (15.56%) Ubuntu
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.67%) UNIX
8 2 (4.44%) SUSE
8 2 (4.44%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (2.22%) Solaris
9 1 (2.22%) Debian
9 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.56%) Migration
3 7 (15.56%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (8.89%) DevOps
5 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.44%) Scrum
6 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.44%) Kanban
6 2 (4.44%) Security Hardening
6 2 (4.44%) Open Source
7 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.22%) BDD
7 1 (2.22%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.22%) OO
7 1 (2.22%) OOD
7 1 (2.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) Bash Shell
2 17 (37.78%) Shell Script
3 16 (35.56%) Python
4 14 (31.11%) Perl
5 11 (24.44%) SQL
6 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.67%) Ruby
7 3 (6.67%) Java
8 2 (4.44%) PHP
9 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.22%) C
9 1 (2.22%) C++
9 1 (2.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Ceph
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (24.44%) Puppet
3 5 (11.11%) Vagrant
4 4 (8.89%) Ansible
5 1 (2.22%) logstash
5 1 (2.22%) Salt
5 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.22%) yum
Vendors
1 41 (91.11%) Red Hat
2 10 (22.22%) HP
3 9 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) NetApp
4 4 (8.89%) Lotus
4 4 (8.89%) Oracle
5 3 (6.67%) IBM
5 3 (6.67%) Dell
5 3 (6.67%) Rackspace
5 3 (6.67%) SaltStack
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.44%) SAP
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix
7 1 (2.22%) Coverity
7 1 (2.22%) Splunk
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