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 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 31 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Linux 12 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.48% 4.01% 6.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.69% 31.91% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 18
Median daily rate £343 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.96% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £400 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +13.43%
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
58 47 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 12.01% 12.57% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 29
Median daily rate £330 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £425 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £32.92 £24.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -11 5 £350 -15.15% 12
Atherstone - 1 £320 -
Leamington Spa - 1 - - 4
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (62.86%) AIX
2 15 (42.86%) Oracle
3 13 (37.14%) Unix
4 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
5 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (25.71%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
9 6 (17.14%) VLAN
9 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
9 6 (17.14%) WebLogic
9 6 (17.14%) Finance
9 6 (17.14%) VMware
10 5 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
10 5 (14.29%) Migration
10 5 (14.29%) Project Management
10 5 (14.29%) Project Planning
10 5 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (14.29%) Liferay
10 5 (14.29%) Open Source
10 5 (14.29%) Software Deployment
10 5 (14.29%) MuleSoft
10 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
11 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing

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 6 (17.14%) WebLogic
2 5 (14.29%) Liferay
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Project
1 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) VLAN
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
3 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (8.57%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (8.57%) Eclipse
2 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) DBA
4 4 (11.43%) COBOL Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (8.57%) AIX Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Unix Developer
6 2 (5.71%) AIX Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) AIX Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Data Centre Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Data Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Unix Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Unix Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (11.43%) Web Services
2 4 (11.43%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) Django
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) Memcached
3 1 (2.86%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) HACMP
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) PKI
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) AIX
2 13 (37.14%) Unix
3 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (22.86%) Windows
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 4 (11.43%) Solaris
7 3 (8.57%) SUSE
8 2 (5.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Migration
1 5 (14.29%) Open Source
1 5 (14.29%) Project Management
1 5 (14.29%) Project Planning
1 5 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
2 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.57%) DevOps
3 3 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (8.57%) SDLC
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
4 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.86%) System Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Test Management
5 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C#
1 4 (11.43%) COBOL
1 4 (11.43%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ISEB
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PMP
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.86%) logstash
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Oracle
2 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 6 (17.14%) VMware
4 5 (14.29%) MuleSoft
5 4 (11.43%) IBM
5 4 (11.43%) Micro Focus
6 2 (5.71%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.86%) BMC
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) New Relic
7 1 (2.86%) PlateSpin
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