The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 12 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 7.14% 15.15% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 100.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £150 £278 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +1.35%
Linux
Hertfordshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 7.14% 30.30% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 1
Median daily rate £150 £278 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +38.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £16.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 4 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) EFT
2 4 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) FTP
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) Lua
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) nginx
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Redis
5 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) FTP
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (14.29%) Pyramid
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) EFT
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Go
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Lua
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Docker