The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 34 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Linux 30 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.52% 5.54% 4.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 19.74% 30.51% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 12
Median daily rate £413 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £320 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £484 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £352
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Linux
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
152 118 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.93% 18.15% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 46 65
Median daily rate £375 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £170 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 28 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.03 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.29% -15.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.00 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Linux
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 within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 18 £425 +21.86% 7
Salisbury -8 2 £359 -14.58%
Chippenham -7 1 - - 1
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 50 (49.02%) Security Cleared
2 35 (34.31%) Windows
3 34 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 26 (25.49%) DV Cleared
4 26 (25.49%) Active Directory
5 25 (24.51%) Cisco
6 23 (22.55%) Apache
7 22 (21.57%) Oracle
7 22 (21.57%) JIRA
8 20 (19.61%) BGP
9 19 (18.63%) Java
9 19 (18.63%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (18.63%) CCNP
9 19 (18.63%) Puppet
10 18 (17.65%) Red Hat
11 17 (16.67%) Juniper
11 17 (16.67%) OSPF
11 17 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 16 (15.69%) VPN
12 16 (15.69%) WAN
12 16 (15.69%) C++
12 16 (15.69%) Tomcat
12 16 (15.69%) Solaris
12 16 (15.69%) MPLS
12 16 (15.69%) Software Engineering
12 16 (15.69%) JNCIS
12 16 (15.69%) BT
12 16 (15.69%) IPsec
12 16 (15.69%) VMware
13 15 (14.71%) Perl

Linux
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 23 (22.55%) Apache
2 16 (15.69%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 5 (4.90%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.90%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.94%) Confluence
6 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.98%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.96%) AutoCAD
2 2 (1.96%) Simulink
3 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) GitHub
2 1 (0.98%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.61%) BGP
2 17 (16.67%) OSPF
2 17 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 16 (15.69%) IPsec
3 16 (15.69%) MPLS
3 16 (15.69%) VPN
3 16 (15.69%) WAN
4 13 (12.75%) Firewall
5 11 (10.78%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (7.84%) DNS
7 7 (6.86%) LDAP
8 5 (4.90%) Broadband
8 5 (4.90%) Internet
8 5 (4.90%) Wireless
9 4 (3.92%) DHCP
9 4 (3.92%) DSL
9 4 (3.92%) Network Security
9 4 (3.92%) SAN
10 3 (2.94%) Ethernet
10 3 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) MySQL
2 5 (4.90%) Big Data
2 5 (4.90%) Hadoop
2 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (3.92%) CouchDB
3 4 (3.92%) HBase
3 4 (3.92%) Neo4j
3 4 (3.92%) Parquet
3 4 (3.92%) Redis
4 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (21.57%) JIRA
2 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.94%) NetBeans
3 3 (2.94%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (2.94%) Subversion
3 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.96%) TestLink
5 1 (0.98%) Ant
5 1 (0.98%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.98%) Maven
5 1 (0.98%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (12.75%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Games
3 4 (3.92%) Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.96%) Military
5 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.98%) Back Office
6 1 (0.98%) Electronics
6 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (22.55%) Designer
2 16 (15.69%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (15.69%) Network Designer
3 13 (12.75%) Developer
4 12 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 10 (9.80%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 9 (8.82%) Architect
7 7 (6.86%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (6.86%) Senior Designer
8 6 (5.88%) Analyst
8 6 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.90%) Administrator
9 5 (4.90%) Java Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.90%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Ada Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Ada Software Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Solutions Analyst
11 3 (2.94%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.73%) LAMP
2 6 (5.88%) Akka
2 6 (5.88%) CSS
2 6 (5.88%) GraphX
2 6 (5.88%) HTML
3 5 (4.90%) AngularJS
3 5 (4.90%) CSS3
3 5 (4.90%) HTML5
4 4 (3.92%) Apache Avro
4 4 (3.92%) ODBC
4 4 (3.92%) REST
4 4 (3.92%) SOAP
4 4 (3.92%) WebSockets
5 3 (2.94%) J2EE
5 3 (2.94%) OCX
6 2 (1.96%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.98%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.98%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.98%) J2SE
7 1 (0.98%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Wiki
2 9 (8.82%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.88%) Device Driver
4 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.90%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.94%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.96%) CESG
7 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.96%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.96%) Statistics
8 1 (0.98%) DataPower
8 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.98%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.98%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.98%) iSeries
8 1 (0.98%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (34.31%) Windows
2 16 (15.69%) Solaris
3 14 (13.73%) CentOS
3 14 (13.73%) Unix
4 13 (12.75%) Windows Server
5 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.92%) Mesosphere
8 4 (3.92%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (3.92%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.94%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.96%) Android
10 2 (1.96%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.98%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.69%) Software Engineering
2 14 (13.73%) Configuration Management
3 11 (10.78%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.80%) Change Management
4 10 (9.80%) DevOps
5 8 (7.84%) ITIL
6 6 (5.88%) Project Management
6 6 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 6 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 5 (4.90%) Analytics
7 5 (4.90%) Change Control
7 5 (4.90%) Data Analytics
7 5 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.92%) Big Data Analytics
8 4 (3.92%) Business Continuity
8 4 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.92%) SIEM
8 4 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.63%) Java
2 16 (15.69%) C++
3 15 (14.71%) Perl
4 14 (13.73%) SQL
5 11 (10.78%) C
6 8 (7.84%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.86%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.88%) Embedded C
8 6 (5.88%) Embedded C++
8 6 (5.88%) Scala
9 5 (4.90%) Ada
9 5 (4.90%) MATLAB
9 5 (4.90%) Python
9 5 (4.90%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.96%) MapBasic
11 2 (1.96%) VB
12 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.98%) Jython
12 1 (0.98%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 50 (49.02%) Security Cleared
2 34 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 26 (25.49%) DV Cleared
4 19 (18.63%) CCNP
4 19 (18.63%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (15.69%) JNCIS
6 14 (13.73%) RHCE
7 4 (3.92%) Degree
7 4 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.96%) CCIE
8 2 (1.96%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.96%) MCSA
8 2 (1.96%) MCSE
8 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.98%) CCSA
9 1 (0.98%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.96%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.98%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.98%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.98%) RMADS
4 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (25.49%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.73%) Samba
3 12 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.90%) vSphere
6 4 (3.92%) Docker
7 3 (2.94%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.98%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (18.63%) Puppet
2 5 (4.90%) Ansible
3 4 (3.92%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.94%) WSUS
5 2 (1.96%) NSN NetAct
5 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.98%) Control-M
6 1 (0.98%) Nagios
6 1 (0.98%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (24.51%) Cisco
2 22 (21.57%) Oracle
3 18 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 17 (16.67%) Juniper
5 16 (15.69%) BT
5 16 (15.69%) VMware
6 5 (4.90%) Nokia
6 5 (4.90%) Palo Alto
6 5 (4.90%) Perforce
7 4 (3.92%) Forcepoint
7 4 (3.92%) Intel Security
7 4 (3.92%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.92%) NetApp
7 4 (3.92%) Sophos
7 4 (3.92%) Sourcefire
7 4 (3.92%) Splunk
8 3 (2.94%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.94%) Citrix
8 3 (2.94%) HP
8 3 (2.94%) Veeam
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