The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 23 9
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing Linux 33 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 13.31% 4.33% 14.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 70.21% 48.00% 50.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 19
Median daily rate £425 £606 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.89% +22.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £810 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
Linux
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 25 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 18.95% 9.03% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 30
Median daily rate £405 £381 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.22% +27.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £150 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £800 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linux across the Warrington region.

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Warrington region.

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Linux.

1 46 (57.50%) Oracle
2 35 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 32 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (40.00%) Java
3 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (31.25%) Windows
5 24 (30.00%) Migration
6 22 (27.50%) AIX
6 22 (27.50%) SOA
7 21 (26.25%) Unix
7 21 (26.25%) JBoss
7 21 (26.25%) SC Cleared
8 20 (25.00%) HPUX
8 20 (25.00%) Solaris
8 20 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 19 (23.75%) IBM
9 19 (23.75%) Red Hat
9 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
10 18 (22.50%) SOAP
10 18 (22.50%) Banking
10 18 (22.50%) REST
10 18 (22.50%) High Availability
11 17 (21.25%) Middleware
12 16 (20.00%) Mainframe
12 16 (20.00%) Citrix
12 16 (20.00%) EMC
12 16 (20.00%) Apache
12 16 (20.00%) SQL
12 16 (20.00%) DB2
12 16 (20.00%) PostgreSQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 (26.25%) JBoss
2 16 (20.00%) Apache
3 14 (17.50%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (6.25%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.25%) Confluence
6 1 (1.25%) nginx
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Office
2 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) IaaS
3 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.25%) PaaS
4 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.50%) DHCP
1 14 (17.50%) HTTP
2 6 (7.50%) Internet
3 5 (6.25%) Skype
4 4 (5.00%) Firewall
5 2 (2.50%) DNS
5 2 (2.50%) LDAP
5 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.50%) VPN
6 1 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.25%) SAN
6 1 (1.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) DB2
1 16 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (17.50%) MySQL
3 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.50%) Selenium
2 2 (2.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.25%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.25%) Travis CI
General
1 18 (22.50%) Banking
2 2 (2.50%) Military
3 1 (1.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Architect
2 11 (13.75%) Technical Architect
3 8 (10.00%) Digital Architect
4 7 (8.75%) Developer
4 7 (8.75%) Digital Technical Architect
5 6 (7.50%) Java Developer
5 6 (7.50%) Test Leader
6 5 (6.25%) Designer
6 5 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Systems Architect
7 4 (5.00%) AIX Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Java Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Lead Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) HTML Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Integration Architect
9 2 (2.50%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) REST
1 18 (22.50%) SOAP
2 17 (21.25%) Middleware
3 14 (17.50%) JSON
3 14 (17.50%) XML
4 13 (16.25%) ActiveMQ
4 13 (16.25%) Apache Camel
4 13 (16.25%) CSS
4 13 (16.25%) CSS3
4 13 (16.25%) HTML
4 13 (16.25%) HTML5
4 13 (16.25%) J2EE
4 13 (16.25%) JDBC
5 11 (13.75%) Web Services
6 5 (6.25%) Node.js
6 5 (6.25%) XSD
7 3 (3.75%) .NET
8 2 (2.50%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 14 (17.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.25%) Clustering
3 5 (6.25%) SWIFT
4 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.00%) Internet of Things
4 4 (5.00%) Smart Meter
5 3 (3.75%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.75%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.50%) PKI
6 2 (2.50%) Social Media
6 2 (2.50%) User Experience
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 25 (31.25%) Windows
3 22 (27.50%) AIX
4 21 (26.25%) Unix
5 20 (25.00%) HPUX
5 20 (25.00%) Solaris
6 9 (11.25%) Windows Server
7 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (6.25%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.25%) CentOS
11 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.00%) Migration
3 22 (27.50%) SOA
4 18 (22.50%) High Availability
5 15 (18.75%) Open Source
6 13 (16.25%) E-business
7 12 (15.00%) Microservices
8 9 (11.25%) Software Testing
9 7 (8.75%) Test Scripting
10 6 (7.50%) Integration Testing
10 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
10 6 (7.50%) Validation
11 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.25%) DevOps
11 5 (6.25%) SDLC
11 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (5.00%) ArchiMate
12 4 (5.00%) Data Migration
12 4 (5.00%) OpenUP
12 4 (5.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.00%) Java
2 19 (23.75%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.00%) SQL
4 14 (17.50%) C++
5 13 (16.25%) C
6 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.50%) C#
7 2 (2.50%) Python
8 1 (1.25%) Perl
8 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 21 (26.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (3.75%) ISEB
5 2 (2.50%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (2.50%) CLAS
5 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.25%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) GCFA
6 1 (1.25%) GCFE
6 1 (1.25%) GIAC
6 1 (1.25%) GREM
6 1 (1.25%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.50%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.50%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) RMADS
3 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (6.25%) vSphere
4 3 (3.75%) vCloud
5 2 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) Puppet
2 5 (6.25%) Data Guard
3 4 (5.00%) SCCM
3 4 (5.00%) SCOM
4 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.75%) yum
5 2 (2.50%) Nagios
5 2 (2.50%) StatsD
6 1 (1.25%) Ansible
6 1 (1.25%) Graylog
6 1 (1.25%) logstash
6 1 (1.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 46 (57.50%) Oracle
2 19 (23.75%) IBM
2 19 (23.75%) Red Hat
3 16 (20.00%) Citrix
3 16 (20.00%) EMC
3 16 (20.00%) VMware
4 11 (13.75%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.25%) HP
6 3 (3.75%) Axway
7 2 (2.50%) Apigee
7 2 (2.50%) Mashery
7 2 (2.50%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.50%) WSO2
8 1 (1.25%) Fujitsu
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