The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Weymouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Weymouth 15.38% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £328
% change year-on-year
- +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.47%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Weymouth region.

Operating Systems Category
Weymouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Weymouth 23.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Weymouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Weymouth

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Weymouth

Linux
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Weymouth 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Weymouth 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft