The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 57 57 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 6 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.85% 0.72% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.77% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.40 £42.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.84% +47.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
671 649 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.45% 94.06% 96.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 457 436
Median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 35
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -56.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wiltshire region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Swindon +9 6 - -
Linux Engineer
South West

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Linux Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (100.00%) Ansible
1 8 (100.00%) Web Operations
2 7 (87.50%) Icinga
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Docker
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Database Tuning
3 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (75.00%) Atlassian
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (75.00%) Confluence
3 6 (75.00%) WebCenter
3 6 (75.00%) Kibana
3 6 (75.00%) logstash
3 6 (75.00%) Microservices
3 6 (75.00%) ELK Stack

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 6 (75.00%) Confluence
1 6 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
2 6 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) ELK Stack
1 6 (75.00%) WebCenter
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Web Operations
2 7 (87.50%) DevOps
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (75.00%) Database Tuning
3 6 (75.00%) Microservices
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Docker
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Ansible
2 7 (87.50%) Icinga
3 6 (75.00%) Kibana
3 6 (75.00%) logstash
4 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) Atlassian
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