The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 18 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Linux 25 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 6.67% 9.63% 5.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.30% 44.68% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.31% +56.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £8.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £34.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.14% -8.00%
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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
54 47 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 14.40% 21.56% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 14
Average daily rate £385 £483 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.20% +48.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £628 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 £8.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -57.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2015.

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 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Linux 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 Linux.

1 44 (80.00%) UNIX
2 41 (74.55%) Java
3 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (58.18%) Python
5 26 (47.27%) .NET
6 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 21 (38.18%) MongoDB
8 19 (34.55%) Oracle
9 18 (32.73%) HTML
9 18 (32.73%) HTTP
10 17 (30.91%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (30.91%) Big Data
10 17 (30.91%) Cloud Computing
11 16 (29.09%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (29.09%) Internet
11 16 (29.09%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (27.27%) Configuration Management
12 15 (27.27%) Visualisation
12 15 (27.27%) Node.js
12 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (25.45%) Web Accessibility
13 14 (25.45%) Hadoop
13 14 (25.45%) Ruby
13 14 (25.45%) Tableau
13 14 (25.45%) Machine Learning
13 14 (25.45%) R
13 14 (25.45%) AngularJS
13 14 (25.45%) IaaS
13 14 (25.45%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (25.45%) Teradata

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Linux 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 Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (27.27%) Node.js
2 5 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.64%) Apache
3 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.64%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.91%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (29.09%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (25.45%) IaaS
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) HTTP
2 16 (29.09%) Internet
3 5 (9.09%) SMTP
3 5 (9.09%) FTP
4 4 (7.27%) Unified Communications
4 4 (7.27%) Converged Networks
5 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.45%) SSL
6 2 (3.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) MongoDB
2 17 (30.91%) Big Data
2 17 (30.91%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (25.45%) Hadoop
3 14 (25.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
6 5 (9.09%) Neo4j
7 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.82%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.82%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.27%) Maven
4 2 (3.64%) Subversion
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Developer
2 18 (32.73%) Architect
2 18 (32.73%) Technical Architect
3 15 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 10 (18.18%) Digital Architect
4 10 (18.18%) Digital Technical Architect
5 7 (12.73%) Senior Architect
5 7 (12.73%) Senior Technical Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Web Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Senior Digital Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
8 4 (7.27%) Programmer
8 4 (7.27%) Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Chief Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 3 (5.45%) AWS Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Chief Technical Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (47.27%) .NET
2 18 (32.73%) HTML
3 14 (25.45%) AngularJS
3 14 (25.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (12.73%) CSS
5 6 (10.91%) XML
5 6 (10.91%) jQuery
6 5 (9.09%) REST
6 5 (9.09%) JDBC
6 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 5 (9.09%) SAP XI
6 5 (9.09%) JAX-RS
7 4 (7.27%) CSS3
7 4 (7.27%) RESTful
7 4 (7.27%) HTML5
8 3 (5.45%) XHTML
8 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
9 2 (3.64%) Servlets
10 1 (1.82%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (1.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Visualisation
2 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.91%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 44 (80.00%) UNIX
2 13 (23.64%) Mac OS X
3 5 (9.09%) Windows
3 5 (9.09%) Solaris
3 5 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (25.45%) Web Accessibility
3 14 (25.45%) Machine Learning
4 13 (23.64%) Open Source
5 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
6 7 (12.73%) ITIL
7 6 (10.91%) OO
7 6 (10.91%) Web Design
7 6 (10.91%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (10.91%) DevOps
8 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 5 (9.09%) OOP
9 4 (7.27%) Automated Testing
9 4 (7.27%) SOA
9 4 (7.27%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 41 (74.55%) Java
2 32 (58.18%) Python
3 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 14 (25.45%) Ruby
4 14 (25.45%) R
5 12 (21.82%) SQL
6 9 (16.36%) C++
7 8 (14.55%) C#
8 6 (10.91%) Bash Shell
9 5 (9.09%) PHP
10 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.09%) QEMU
2 5 (9.09%) KVM
3 2 (3.64%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (29.09%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (25.45%) StatsD
3 9 (16.36%) Puppet
4 2 (3.64%) logstash
4 2 (3.64%) Nagios
4 2 (3.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Oracle
2 14 (25.45%) Citrix
2 14 (25.45%) Teradata
2 14 (25.45%) Tableau
3 12 (21.82%) Apigee
3 12 (21.82%) Mashery
4 6 (10.91%) VMware
5 5 (9.09%) webMethods
5 5 (9.09%) SAP
6 3 (5.45%) IBM
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
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