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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 14 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 43 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 11.08% 15.63% 7.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.81% 63.83% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 9
Median daily rate £450 £650 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +116.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £383 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £800 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
108 47 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 27.84% 24.48% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 34 19
Median daily rate £425 £525 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £785 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 May 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 May 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 32 (47.06%) Java
2 31 (45.59%) Oracle
3 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (38.24%) Security Cleared
5 22 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (32.35%) VMware
5 22 (32.35%) SOA
5 22 (32.35%) Red Hat
6 21 (30.88%) JBoss
7 20 (29.41%) IBM
8 19 (27.94%) Windows
9 18 (26.47%) SOAP
9 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
9 18 (26.47%) Banking
9 18 (26.47%) REST
9 18 (26.47%) High Availability
9 18 (26.47%) Data Centre
10 17 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (25.00%) Unix
10 17 (25.00%) Apache
11 16 (23.53%) Middleware
12 15 (22.06%) HTTP
12 15 (22.06%) Tomcat
12 15 (22.06%) Migration
12 15 (22.06%) SC Cleared
13 14 (20.59%) JSON
13 14 (20.59%) Open Source
13 14 (20.59%) XML
14 13 (19.12%) C
14 13 (19.12%) C++

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 (30.88%) JBoss
2 17 (25.00%) Apache
3 15 (22.06%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.82%) Node.js
5 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
5 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (7.35%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.94%) nginx
6 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.47%) Confluence
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Office
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.94%) IaaS
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) HTTP
2 7 (10.29%) Firewall
3 6 (8.82%) DNS
3 6 (8.82%) Internet
3 6 (8.82%) VPN
4 5 (7.35%) Skype
5 4 (5.88%) BGP
5 4 (5.88%) FabricPath
5 4 (5.88%) IPsec
5 4 (5.88%) IPv4
5 4 (5.88%) IPv6
5 4 (5.88%) LAN
5 4 (5.88%) MPLS
5 4 (5.88%) OSPF
5 4 (5.88%) TRILL
5 4 (5.88%) WAN
6 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.94%) LDAP
7 2 (2.94%) SSL
8 1 (1.47%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (19.12%) MySQL
3 5 (7.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.94%) DB2
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.94%) Selenium
2 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.94%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 18 (26.47%) Banking
2 2 (2.94%) Military
3 1 (1.47%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Architect
2 11 (16.18%) Technical Architect
3 8 (11.76%) Digital Architect
4 7 (10.29%) Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Digital Technical Architect
5 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.82%) Test Leader
6 5 (7.35%) Systems Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Data Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Data Centre Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Data Migration Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Data Migration Lead
7 4 (5.88%) Java Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Lead Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Lead Data Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Migration Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Network Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Designer
8 3 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) REST
1 18 (26.47%) SOAP
2 16 (23.53%) Middleware
3 14 (20.59%) JSON
3 14 (20.59%) XML
4 13 (19.12%) ActiveMQ
4 13 (19.12%) Apache Camel
4 13 (19.12%) CSS
4 13 (19.12%) CSS3
4 13 (19.12%) HTML
4 13 (19.12%) HTML5
4 13 (19.12%) J2EE
4 13 (19.12%) JDBC
5 11 (16.18%) Web Services
6 5 (7.35%) XSD
7 3 (4.41%) .NET
8 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.47%) SAML
9 1 (1.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.35%) Clustering
2 5 (7.35%) SWIFT
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (5.88%) Internet of Things
3 4 (5.88%) iSeries
3 4 (5.88%) Smart Meter
4 3 (4.41%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.41%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.41%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.94%) PKI
5 2 (2.94%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.94%) Social Media
5 2 (2.94%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 19 (27.94%) Windows
3 17 (25.00%) Unix
4 9 (13.24%) AIX
4 9 (13.24%) Windows Server
5 8 (11.76%) Solaris
5 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.29%) HPUX
7 5 (7.35%) Windows 10
8 3 (4.41%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.47%) CentOS
10 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.35%) SOA
3 18 (26.47%) High Availability
4 15 (22.06%) Migration
5 14 (20.59%) Open Source
6 13 (19.12%) E-business
7 12 (17.65%) Microservices
8 9 (13.24%) Software Testing
9 7 (10.29%) Test Scripting
10 6 (8.82%) Integration Testing
10 6 (8.82%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.82%) Validation
11 5 (7.35%) Configuration Management
11 5 (7.35%) SDLC
12 4 (5.88%) ArchiMate
12 4 (5.88%) Data Migration
12 4 (5.88%) OpenUP
12 4 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
12 4 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) Java
2 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
3 13 (19.12%) C
3 13 (19.12%) C++
4 4 (5.88%) Lisp
4 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.41%) SQL
6 2 (2.94%) C#
7 1 (1.47%) Perl
7 1 (1.47%) Python
7 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 15 (22.06%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.41%) ISEB
5 2 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (2.94%) CLAS
5 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.47%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) GCFA
6 1 (1.47%) GCFE
6 1 (1.47%) GIAC
6 1 (1.47%) GREM
6 1 (1.47%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.94%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.94%) QA
2 2 (2.94%) RMADS
3 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (7.35%) vSphere
3 4 (5.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Data Guard
1 5 (7.35%) Puppet
2 4 (5.88%) SCCM
2 4 (5.88%) SCOM
3 3 (4.41%) Nagios
3 3 (4.41%) yum
4 2 (2.94%) Ansible
4 2 (2.94%) logstash
4 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.94%) StatsD
4 2 (2.94%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.47%) Graylog
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) Oracle
2 22 (32.35%) Red Hat
2 22 (32.35%) VMware
3 20 (29.41%) IBM
4 10 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.88%) Cisco
5 4 (5.88%) HP
5 4 (5.88%) Juniper
6 3 (4.41%) Axway
6 3 (4.41%) Citrix
7 2 (2.94%) Apigee
7 2 (2.94%) Mashery
7 2 (2.94%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.94%) WSO2
8 1 (1.47%) EMC
8 1 (1.47%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.47%) Sun
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