The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing Linux 21 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.85% 1.01% 4.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 7.69% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 13
Median daily rate £375 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £500 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £500 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Linux
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 39 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 15.60% 13.18% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 38
Median daily rate £375 £283 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.74% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £180 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 28
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.85 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% +21.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Linux
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +8 10 £375 -25.00% 6
Atherstone - 1 £400 - 1
Nuneaton - 1 £350 -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) AIX
3 16 (45.71%) Oracle
4 13 (37.14%) Oracle Database
4 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
5 12 (34.29%) Unix
6 11 (31.43%) Project Management
6 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
8 8 (22.86%) Solaris
8 8 (22.86%) Apache
8 8 (22.86%) WebLogic
9 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
9 7 (20.00%) ISEB
9 7 (20.00%) Migration
9 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (20.00%) Software Deployment
10 6 (17.14%) SDLC
10 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (17.14%) Project Planning
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
10 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
10 6 (17.14%) MS Project
11 5 (14.29%) HTTP
11 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
11 5 (14.29%) JBoss
11 5 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 5 (14.29%) Red Hat

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 8 (22.86%) Apache
1 8 (22.86%) WebLogic
2 5 (14.29%) JBoss
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (11.43%) IIS
4 3 (8.57%) Liferay
4 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
5 2 (5.71%) Drupal
5 2 (5.71%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Project
1 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) GitHub
1 2 (5.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) HTTP
1 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) VLAN
3 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) Skype
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle Database
2 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
5 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.71%) CouchDB
7 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
7 2 (5.71%) MySQL
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Automotive
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) DBA
2 4 (11.43%) Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Monitoring Analyst
2 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Migration Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Migration Project Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (5.71%) Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) AIX Specialist
4 2 (5.71%) Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Data Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (5.71%) PHP Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Programme Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Systems Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) SAML
2 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) Drush
3 2 (5.71%) EDI
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) LAMP
3 2 (5.71%) Laravel
3 2 (5.71%) Spring
3 2 (5.71%) Struts
3 2 (5.71%) Symfony
3 2 (5.71%) Yii
4 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) DataPower
3 1 (2.86%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) AIX
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server
4 12 (34.29%) Unix
5 8 (22.86%) Solaris
6 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) CentOS
7 1 (2.86%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (31.43%) Project Management
2 7 (20.00%) Migration
2 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 6 (17.14%) Project Planning
3 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (17.14%) SDLC
4 5 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.43%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (11.43%) High Availability
5 4 (11.43%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (11.43%) Service Management
5 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) Web Development
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
6 3 (8.57%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) PHP
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.71%) C
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
4 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Docker
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Management
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (11.43%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (8.57%) Ansible
3 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.57%) Puppet
4 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.86%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.43%) BMC
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) MuleSoft
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix
5 2 (5.71%) Zend
6 1 (2.86%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) PlateSpin
6 1 (2.86%) Sun