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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Linux 38 44 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.65% 5.52% 7.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.46% 29.73% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 21
Median daily rate £438 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £291 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
129 148 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.59% 18.57% 22.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 66 88
Median daily rate £340 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £160 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £21.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.38% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.50 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +9 23 £388 -13.88% 3
Corsham -1 2 £519 +72.91%
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 24 (35.82%) Windows
2 23 (34.33%) DevOps
3 20 (29.85%) Apache
4 18 (26.87%) Ansible
4 18 (26.87%) Security Cleared
5 15 (22.39%) Oracle
6 14 (20.90%) Finance
6 14 (20.90%) Docker
7 13 (19.40%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (19.40%) SQL
7 13 (19.40%) Red Hat
8 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
8 11 (16.42%) Scala
8 11 (16.42%) Akka
8 11 (16.42%) Apache Spark
8 11 (16.42%) GraphX
9 10 (14.93%) Data Analytics
9 10 (14.93%) Analytics
9 10 (14.93%) Tomcat
9 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (14.93%) Windows Server
10 9 (13.43%) Project Management
10 9 (13.43%) Solaris
10 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
10 9 (13.43%) HTML
10 9 (13.43%) CSS
10 9 (13.43%) Unix
10 9 (13.43%) Active Directory
10 9 (13.43%) AngularJS
10 9 (13.43%) Elasticsearch

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 20 (29.85%) Apache
2 11 (16.42%) Apache Spark
3 10 (14.93%) Tomcat
4 9 (13.43%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (7.46%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.99%) Jetty
6 2 (2.99%) nginx
7 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Simulink
2 1 (1.49%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.40%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.48%) GitHub
4 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.49%) Heroku
4 1 (1.49%) IaaS
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.94%) DNS
2 8 (11.94%) DSL
2 8 (11.94%) LDAP
3 7 (10.45%) FCAPS
4 4 (5.97%) Firewall
5 3 (4.48%) BGP
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.48%) EIGRP
5 3 (4.48%) Ethernet
5 3 (4.48%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 3 (4.48%) Network Security
5 3 (4.48%) PuTTY
5 3 (4.48%) SSH
5 3 (4.48%) Telnet
6 1 (1.49%) HTTP
6 1 (1.49%) LTE
6 1 (1.49%) SAN
6 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.49%) XCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (11.94%) Big Data
1 8 (11.94%) CouchDB
1 8 (11.94%) HBase
1 8 (11.94%) Neo4j
1 8 (11.94%) Parquet
1 8 (11.94%) Redis
2 7 (10.45%) MySQL
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.49%) DB2
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) JIRA
1 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (5.97%) Ant
3 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.99%) Hudson
4 2 (2.99%) Subversion
5 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Military
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Developer
2 9 (13.43%) Architect
3 8 (11.94%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Administrator
5 6 (8.96%) Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) Designer
5 6 (8.96%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (8.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Designer
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Azure Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (4.48%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) Akka
1 11 (16.42%) GraphX
2 9 (13.43%) AngularJS
2 9 (13.43%) CSS
2 9 (13.43%) CSS3
2 9 (13.43%) HTML
2 9 (13.43%) HTML5
3 8 (11.94%) Apache Avro
3 8 (11.94%) ODBC
3 8 (11.94%) REST
3 8 (11.94%) SOAP
3 8 (11.94%) WebSockets
4 7 (10.45%) LAMP
5 5 (7.46%) Middleware
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (4.48%) J2EE
7 3 (4.48%) OCX
8 2 (2.99%) Web Services
9 1 (1.49%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Wiki
2 5 (7.46%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) CESG
5 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
5 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.82%) Windows
2 10 (14.93%) Windows Server
3 9 (13.43%) CentOS
3 9 (13.43%) Solaris
3 9 (13.43%) Unix
4 8 (11.94%) Mesosphere
4 8 (11.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.97%) AIX
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) DevOps
2 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.93%) Analytics
2 10 (14.93%) Data Analytics
3 9 (13.43%) Project Management
4 8 (11.94%) Big Data Analytics
4 8 (11.94%) Change Management
4 8 (11.94%) Configuration Management
4 8 (11.94%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (11.94%) Open Source
4 8 (11.94%) Use Case
5 7 (10.45%) Microservices
5 7 (10.45%) Migration
6 5 (7.46%) ITIL
7 4 (5.97%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (5.97%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.97%) Change Control
7 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) SQL
2 11 (16.42%) Scala
3 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.43%) TypeScript
4 8 (11.94%) Perl
5 5 (7.46%) Java
6 4 (5.97%) Jython
7 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.99%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.99%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) Ada
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) C++
9 1 (1.49%) MapBasic
9 1 (1.49%) Python
9 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) RHCE
2 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.97%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) CCNP
4 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.48%) Degree
5 2 (2.99%) CCIE
5 2 (2.99%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.49%) CCSA
6 1 (1.49%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) Docker
2 9 (13.43%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.45%) Samba
3 7 (10.45%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.99%) Postfix
4 2 (2.99%) Sendmail
4 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.49%) Varnish
5 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (26.87%) Ansible
2 9 (13.43%) Puppet
3 8 (11.94%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.99%) HAProxy
4 2 (2.99%) Terraform
5 1 (1.49%) Control-M
5 1 (1.49%) Icinga
5 1 (1.49%) Nagios
5 1 (1.49%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Oracle
2 13 (19.40%) Red Hat
3 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.94%) Nokia
4 5 (7.46%) Cisco
5 4 (5.97%) Siebel
6 3 (4.48%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.99%) HP
7 2 (2.99%) SaltStack
7 2 (2.99%) VMware
8 1 (1.49%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.49%) Actix
8 1 (1.49%) Anite
8 1 (1.49%) Citrix
8 1 (1.49%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (1.49%) Google
8 1 (1.49%) IBM
8 1 (1.49%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.49%) Veeam
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