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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 10 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing Linux 36 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 9.92% 1.84% 4.49%
As % of the Operating Systems category 49.32% 20.83% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 12
Median daily rate £400 £500 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +56.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £500 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £500 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £30.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% -24.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.16%

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
73 24 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 20.11% 8.82% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 4 31
Median daily rate £375 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £105 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 35
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.85 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% +24.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £22.75 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +13 19 £400 -20.00% 1
Atherstone - 6 £425 - 1
Leamington Spa - 3 - - 4
Gaydon - 1 - -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 33 (61.11%) Oracle
2 24 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 23 (42.59%) Windows
4 16 (29.63%) Migration
5 15 (27.78%) Change Management
5 15 (27.78%) Unix
6 13 (24.07%) Java
7 12 (22.22%) AIX
7 12 (22.22%) Apache
7 12 (22.22%) SLA
7 12 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
9 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.67%) SQL
9 9 (16.67%) WebLogic
10 8 (14.81%) IBM
10 8 (14.81%) Maximo
10 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
10 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 8 (14.81%) Degree
10 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (12.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 7 (12.96%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (12.96%) Oracle Identity Management
11 7 (12.96%) Oracle Application Server
11 7 (12.96%) Project Management
11 7 (12.96%) VMware
11 7 (12.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (12.96%) HTTP
11 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP

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 12 (22.22%) Apache
2 9 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 7 (12.96%) IIS
3 7 (12.96%) JBoss
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.70%) Drupal
5 2 (3.70%) Liferay
5 2 (3.70%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Project
1 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Maximo
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) GitHub
1 2 (3.70%) IBM SmartCloud
1 2 (3.70%) PaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) HTTP
1 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.26%) SAN
3 2 (3.70%) Network Security
3 2 (3.70%) VLAN
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) LAN
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.70%) CouchDB
6 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.70%) MySQL
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (3.70%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Electronics
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Automotive
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) COBOL Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Maximo Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Maximo Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Monitoring Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) PHP Developer
6 3 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) SQL Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) DBA
7 2 (3.70%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) SAML
1 7 (12.96%) Web Services
1 7 (12.96%) XML
2 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.70%) CSS
2 2 (3.70%) Drush
2 2 (3.70%) EDI
2 2 (3.70%) HTML
2 2 (3.70%) LAMP
2 2 (3.70%) Laravel
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (3.70%) Spring
2 2 (3.70%) Struts
2 2 (3.70%) Symfony
2 2 (3.70%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.70%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
5 1 (1.85%) DataPower
5 1 (1.85%) Fintech
5 1 (1.85%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (42.59%) Windows
2 15 (27.78%) Unix
3 12 (22.22%) AIX
3 12 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.26%) Solaris
5 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.56%) SUSE
7 2 (3.70%) CentOS
8 1 (1.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Migration
2 15 (27.78%) Change Management
3 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.96%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (12.96%) Project Management
5 6 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (9.26%) Project Planning
7 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.41%) ITIL
7 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.41%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) SDLC
7 4 (7.41%) Software Deployment
7 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) Java
2 9 (16.67%) SQL
3 7 (12.96%) C#
3 7 (12.96%) COBOL
4 5 (9.26%) PHP
5 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.85%) C
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) ISEB
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.70%) SRDF
3 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.85%) XenApp
3 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 7 (12.96%) Netcool
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (7.41%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (5.56%) Ansible
4 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.56%) Puppet
5 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.85%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) IBM
3 7 (12.96%) VMware
4 6 (11.11%) Micro Focus
5 4 (7.41%) BMC
6 3 (5.56%) Dell
6 3 (5.56%) EMC
6 3 (5.56%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.70%) 3PAR
7 2 (3.70%) Brocade
7 2 (3.70%) Citrix
7 2 (3.70%) MuleSoft
7 2 (3.70%) NetApp
7 2 (3.70%) Zend
8 1 (1.85%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco
8 1 (1.85%) PlateSpin
8 1 (1.85%) Teradata