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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 15 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs citing Linux 4 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.99% 3.90% 7.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 25.00% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 14
Median daily rate £375 £600 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £384 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £638 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%

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
24 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 17.91% 15.58% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 32
Median daily rate £373 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
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 19 January 2017, 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 15 (71.43%) Unix
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Oracle
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
4 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
4 8 (38.10%) Big Data
5 7 (33.33%) Middleware
5 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (33.33%) Web Services
5 7 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) JSON
6 6 (28.57%) DB2
6 6 (28.57%) J2EE
6 6 (28.57%) AIX
6 6 (28.57%) SOA
6 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 6 (28.57%) Microservices
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) ITIL
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Python
8 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
9 3 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (14.29%) DevOps
9 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation

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 6 (28.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Pig
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
1 2 (9.52%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (9.52%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) Big Data
2 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
2 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
3 6 (28.57%) DB2
3 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
4 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (9.52%) DataStage
4 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.52%) HBase
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) OLAP
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (9.52%) Pentaho
4 2 (9.52%) QlikView
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
1 2 (9.52%) StarTeam
2 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Log4j
2 1 (4.76%) MSBuild
2 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Principal Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) ArcSight Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Domain Architect
4 2 (9.52%) HPUX Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Linux Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Unix Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) SIEM Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Unix Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Middleware
1 7 (33.33%) Web Services
1 7 (33.33%) XML
2 6 (28.57%) J2EE
2 6 (28.57%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) JAX-RPC
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) WSDL
3 1 (4.76%) XSL
3 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Unix
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) AIX
3 3 (14.29%) Solaris
4 2 (9.52%) HPUX
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Microservices
2 6 (28.57%) SOA
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Open Source
4 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 3 (14.29%) Use Case
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (9.52%) MapReduce
5 2 (9.52%) Predictive Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) SFIA
5 2 (9.52%) SIEM
5 2 (9.52%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) C
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Nessus
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) Ab Initio
4 2 (9.52%) Actian
4 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Informatica
4 2 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (9.52%) ParAccel
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) Sybase
4 2 (9.52%) Teradata
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) CA
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy
5 1 (4.76%) SaltStack