The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 23 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing Linux 16 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 4.04% 6.32% 4.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.10% 31.94% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 11
Average daily rate £398 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £281 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.82 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.99% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
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
42 72 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 10.61% 19.78% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 34
Average daily rate £275 £325 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +19.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £160 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 16
Average hourly rate £21.50 £26.00 £15.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +64.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.26 £11.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.60 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +1 11 £398 -11.66% 4
Leamington Spa - 1 - - 4
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 13 (54.17%) AIX
2 12 (50.00%) Unix
3 10 (41.67%) Oracle
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 7 (29.17%) C#
5 7 (29.17%) Java
6 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (25.00%) VMware
6 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (20.83%) SUSE
7 5 (20.83%) Micro Focus
7 5 (20.83%) COBOL
7 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 5 (20.83%) XML
7 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
7 5 (20.83%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (16.67%) IBM
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (16.67%) Open Source
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (12.50%) MuleSoft
9 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (12.50%) Liferay
9 3 (12.50%) Finance

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 3 (12.50%) Liferay
1 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (8.33%) Couchbase
4 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Dreamweaver
1 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
1 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Automotive
2 2 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) COBOL Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Unix Developer
4 2 (8.33%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Games Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Monitoring Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) E-Business Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
1 5 (20.83%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.50%) HACMP
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) AIX
2 12 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.83%) SUSE
5 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (16.67%) Open Source
3 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) C#
1 7 (29.17%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) COBOL
3 2 (8.33%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) Python
3 2 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) BC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.83%) Micro Focus
4 4 (16.67%) IBM
5 3 (12.50%) MuleSoft
5 3 (12.50%) NetApp
6 2 (8.33%) BMC
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