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 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 54 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 5 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.85% 1.85% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.95% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £32.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -35.00%
Linux Engineer
South West

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
552 718 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 93.88% 94.97% 97.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 482 448
Median daily rate £375 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 35 34
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (83.33%) CentOS
3 10 (83.33%) JIRA
3 10 (83.33%) Wiki
3 10 (83.33%) LAMP
3 10 (83.33%) Samba
3 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (83.33%) RHCE
3 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 10 (83.33%) Apache
3 10 (83.33%) Tomcat
3 10 (83.33%) Solaris
3 10 (83.33%) Perl
3 10 (83.33%) MySQL
3 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 10 (83.33%) Puppet
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP

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 10 (83.33%) Apache
1 10 (83.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Wiki
2 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (83.33%) CentOS
2 10 (83.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Release Management
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) RHCE
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 10 (83.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Icinga
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle