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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 11 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing Linux 32 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.89% 2.29% 5.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 48.48% 43.75% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 14
Median daily rate £425 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £30.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% -24.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £22.55 £28.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.87 £22.95 £31.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

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
66 16 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 18.33% 5.23% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 2 27
Median daily rate £400 £300 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +41.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £300 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 41
Median hourly rate £15.85 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.75% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.06 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £23.00 £27.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +9 13 £450 -
Atherstone - 7 £425 - 1
Leamington Spa - 4 - - 1
Gaydon - 1 - -
Linux
West Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 35 (62.50%) Oracle
2 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database
3 23 (41.07%) Windows
4 16 (28.57%) Change Management
4 16 (28.57%) Unix
5 15 (26.79%) Java
6 14 (25.00%) Migration
7 13 (23.21%) Apache
8 12 (21.43%) SLA
8 12 (21.43%) Windows Server
9 11 (19.64%) SQL
10 10 (17.86%) AIX
10 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
11 9 (16.07%) Degree
11 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (16.07%) WebLogic
11 9 (16.07%) IBM
12 8 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 8 (14.29%) HTTP
12 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (14.29%) SAML
12 8 (14.29%) IIS
12 8 (14.29%) Web Services
12 8 (14.29%) XML
12 8 (14.29%) C#
12 8 (14.29%) COBOL
12 8 (14.29%) JBoss
12 8 (14.29%) Maximo
12 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

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 13 (23.21%) Apache
2 9 (16.07%) WebLogic
3 8 (14.29%) IIS
3 8 (14.29%) JBoss
3 8 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.57%) Drupal
5 2 (3.57%) nginx
6 1 (1.79%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Project
1 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Maximo
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) GitHub
1 2 (3.57%) IBM SmartCloud
1 2 (3.57%) PaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) HTTP
1 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.93%) SAN
3 2 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (1.79%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) VLAN
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database
2 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 9 (16.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.57%) CouchDB
7 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.57%) MySQL
8 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
1 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (1.79%) CANoe
3 1 (1.79%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.79%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Automotive
2 3 (5.36%) Electronics
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) COBOL Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Maximo Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Maximo Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Monitoring Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) PHP Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.57%) DBA
8 2 (3.57%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) SAML
1 8 (14.29%) Web Services
1 8 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.57%) CSS
2 2 (3.57%) Drush
2 2 (3.57%) EDI
2 2 (3.57%) HTML
2 2 (3.57%) LAMP
2 2 (3.57%) Laravel
2 2 (3.57%) Spring
2 2 (3.57%) Struts
2 2 (3.57%) Symfony
2 2 (3.57%) Yii
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.57%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (1.79%) Clustering
5 1 (1.79%) DataPower
5 1 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.79%) Fintech
5 1 (1.79%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.79%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Windows
2 16 (28.57%) Unix
3 12 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 10 (17.86%) AIX
5 4 (7.14%) Solaris
6 3 (5.36%) SUSE
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.79%) CentOS
8 1 (1.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Change Management
2 14 (25.00%) Migration
3 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (7.14%) High Availability
5 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.14%) ITIL
5 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 4 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.14%) UML
5 4 (7.14%) Use Case
5 4 (7.14%) Web Development
6 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.36%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) Java
2 11 (19.64%) SQL
3 8 (14.29%) C#
3 8 (14.29%) COBOL
4 5 (8.93%) PHP
4 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) Perl
6 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) SRDF
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.79%) XenApp
3 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Management
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 7 (12.50%) Netcool
3 4 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (5.36%) Ansible
5 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.57%) Puppet
5 2 (3.57%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.79%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (62.50%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) IBM
3 7 (12.50%) Micro Focus
3 7 (12.50%) VMware
4 4 (7.14%) BMC
5 3 (5.36%) Dell
5 3 (5.36%) EMC
5 3 (5.36%) HP
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.57%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.57%) Brocade
6 2 (3.57%) NetApp
6 2 (3.57%) Zend
7 1 (1.79%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco
7 1 (1.79%) Citrix
7 1 (1.79%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.79%) Progress
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.79%) Sun