The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills 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 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 27 32 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing Linux 36 40 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.92% 5.65% 7.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.77% 28.78% 39.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 22
Average daily rate
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£390 £350 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £327 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £446 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £40.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.32% +12.85%
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
117 139 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.01% 19.63% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 72 58
Average daily rate £355 £330 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.57% -3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 12
Average hourly rate £16.83 £14.69 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.57% -9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.92 £40.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -10 6 £340 -3.54% 10
Salisbury +14 1 £450 +12.50% 3
Chippenham - - - - 2
Warminster - - - -
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux.

1 25 (31.65%) Python
2 21 (26.58%) Oracle
2 21 (26.58%) Windows
3 19 (24.05%) SQL
4 16 (20.25%) Java
4 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (20.25%) SC Cleared
4 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
5 15 (18.99%) Cisco
6 14 (17.72%) Solaris
6 14 (17.72%) UNIX
6 14 (17.72%) Test Automation
7 13 (16.46%) Electronics
8 12 (15.19%) Firewall
8 12 (15.19%) Red Hat
9 11 (13.92%) VMware
9 11 (13.92%) Finance
9 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
9 11 (13.92%) C++
10 10 (12.66%) C
10 10 (12.66%) Perl
10 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
10 10 (12.66%) Google
10 10 (12.66%) Embedded Linux
10 10 (12.66%) Network Security
11 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (11.39%) RHCE
11 9 (11.39%) Sun
11 9 (11.39%) Configuration Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.59%) Apache
1 6 (7.59%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.33%) IIS
3 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.80%) JBoss
4 3 (3.80%) iPlanet
4 3 (3.80%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (3.80%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.27%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.27%) WordPress
6 1 (1.27%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) Firewall
2 10 (12.66%) Network Security
3 9 (11.39%) TCP/IP
4 6 (7.59%) DNS
5 5 (6.33%) WAN
6 4 (5.06%) VoIP
6 4 (5.06%) VPN
6 4 (5.06%) Ethernet
6 4 (5.06%) IPsec
6 4 (5.06%) 3G
6 4 (5.06%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.80%) SAN
8 2 (2.53%) DMZ
8 2 (2.53%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.53%) SSL
8 2 (2.53%) DHCP
8 2 (2.53%) HTTP
8 2 (2.53%) NAS
9 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.13%) MySQL
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.80%) SQLite
4 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.53%) Big Data
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.27%) HBase
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) GoogleTest
2 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.06%) Subversion
3 3 (3.80%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.27%) Toad
5 1 (1.27%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.27%) JUnit
General
1 13 (16.46%) Electronics
2 11 (13.92%) Finance
3 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.59%) Automotive
5 2 (2.53%) Law
5 2 (2.53%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.27%) Games
6 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Software Engineer
2 14 (17.72%) Test Engineer
3 13 (16.46%) Tester
4 12 (15.19%) Software Test Engineer
4 12 (15.19%) Software Tester
5 11 (13.92%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (12.66%) Designer
7 8 (10.13%) Administrator
7 8 (10.13%) Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Senior Designer
8 7 (8.86%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Deployment Manager
11 3 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) UNIX Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) WebSphere Administrator
11 3 (3.80%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) Web Services
2 4 (5.06%) HTML
2 4 (5.06%) CSS
2 4 (5.06%) Qt
3 3 (3.80%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.80%) OpenGL
3 3 (3.80%) HTML5
3 3 (3.80%) CSS3
3 3 (3.80%) Laravel
3 3 (3.80%) QML
4 2 (2.53%) REST
4 2 (2.53%) WebCenter
4 2 (2.53%) RESTful
4 2 (2.53%) SOAP
4 2 (2.53%) WCF
4 2 (2.53%) .NET
4 2 (2.53%) CORBA
4 2 (2.53%) JMS
5 1 (1.27%) WSDL
5 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (5.06%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.06%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.80%) Derivative
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Open Source
5 1 (1.27%) Social Media
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.27%) DTV
5 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.58%) Windows
2 14 (17.72%) Solaris
2 14 (17.72%) UNIX
3 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (12.66%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (10.13%) AIX
6 3 (3.80%) zOS
7 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.53%) CentOS
7 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.53%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.27%) Android
8 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.72%) Test Automation
3 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
4 9 (11.39%) Configuration Management
4 9 (11.39%) ITIL
5 8 (10.13%) Test Scripting
6 7 (8.86%) Project Management
7 6 (7.59%) Automation Testing
8 5 (6.33%) Service Management
9 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.06%) Performance Management
9 4 (5.06%) Migration
9 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.06%) Coaching
9 4 (5.06%) Security Architecture
9 4 (5.06%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (5.06%) SIEM
9 4 (5.06%) Performance Improvement
9 4 (5.06%) Test Strategy
9 4 (5.06%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.65%) Python
2 19 (24.05%) SQL
3 16 (20.25%) Java
4 11 (13.92%) C++
5 10 (12.66%) Perl
5 10 (12.66%) C
6 6 (7.59%) PHP
7 5 (6.33%) Embedded C
8 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.27%) C#
10 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.27%) Ruby
10 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.27%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) SC Cleared
1 16 (20.25%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.39%) RHCE
3 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.33%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.33%) Degree
5 4 (5.06%) CCNA
6 2 (2.53%) MCSE
6 2 (2.53%) CCNP
6 2 (2.53%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.53%) CCSE
7 1 (1.27%) RHCT
7 1 (1.27%) HND
7 1 (1.27%) CISSP
7 1 (1.27%) CISA
7 1 (1.27%) CISM
7 1 (1.27%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.06%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.27%) JTAG
3 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.86%) Samba
3 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.53%) Varnish
5 1 (1.27%) Snort
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.27%) Postfix
5 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) Puppet
2 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.53%) Ansible
3 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (2.53%) Nagios
3 2 (2.53%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.27%) Nessus
4 1 (1.27%) SCCM
4 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.27%) yum
4 1 (1.27%) AppManager
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 21 (26.58%) Oracle
2 15 (18.99%) Cisco
3 12 (15.19%) Red Hat
4 11 (13.92%) VMware
5 10 (12.66%) Google
6 9 (11.39%) Sun
7 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
7 8 (10.13%) McAfee
8 4 (5.06%) Splunk
8 4 (5.06%) ArcSight
8 4 (5.06%) Citrix
9 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.80%) HP
10 2 (2.53%) Progress
11 1 (1.27%) IBM
11 1 (1.27%) SAP
11 1 (1.27%) Siebel
11 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (1.27%) NetIQ
11 1 (1.27%) Remedy
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