The first table below looks at the demand for the Linux Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wiltshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux Engineer
Rank 66 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 3 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.42% - 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% - 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £335 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £344 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
645 436 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 90.59% 93.97% 92.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 309 370
Average daily rate £371 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 56
Average hourly rate £23.00 £13.73 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.51% -45.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £12.44 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Linux Engineer
South West

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux Engineer in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Linux Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Linux Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Linux Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Linux Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Linux Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Chippenham - 1 £335 - 1
Linux Engineer
South West

Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title 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 with Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Celerra
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) CLARiiON
3 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (40.00%) SSH
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) NFS
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region that cited Linux Engineer in their job title 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 with Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) SSH
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) 4G
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Celerra
1 2 (40.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) RHCE
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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