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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 23 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Linux 40 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.15% 5.09% 5.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.40% 27.50% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 17
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 6
Median hourly rate £38.75 - £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
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
146 120 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.46% 18.52% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 49 78
Median daily rate £375 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £170 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.60 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.43 £21.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +8 15 £463 +14.19% 7
Salisbury -1 8 £438 -2.77%
Chippenham -3 3 - - 3
Corsham - 1 £375 - 1
Linux
South West

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 51 (49.51%) Security Cleared
2 39 (37.86%) SC Cleared
3 36 (34.95%) Windows
4 28 (27.18%) Active Directory
5 26 (25.24%) Cisco
5 26 (25.24%) DV Cleared
6 23 (22.33%) Oracle
7 22 (21.36%) Red Hat
8 21 (20.39%) Puppet
9 20 (19.42%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (19.42%) BGP
9 20 (19.42%) Java
9 20 (19.42%) JIRA
10 19 (18.45%) CCNP
11 17 (16.50%) VMware
11 17 (16.50%) VPN
11 17 (16.50%) C++
11 17 (16.50%) Unix
11 17 (16.50%) OSPF
11 17 (16.50%) Juniper
12 16 (15.53%) MPLS
12 16 (15.53%) Apache
12 16 (15.53%) Perl
12 16 (15.53%) WAN
12 16 (15.53%) Samba
12 16 (15.53%) BT
12 16 (15.53%) IPsec
12 16 (15.53%) Finance
12 16 (15.53%) Software Engineering
12 16 (15.53%) JNCIS

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 16 (15.53%) Apache
2 14 (13.59%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.83%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.85%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.91%) Confluence
6 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.94%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.97%) Node.js
8 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.97%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.97%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.97%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.97%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.97%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) GitHub
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.42%) BGP
2 17 (16.50%) OSPF
2 17 (16.50%) VPN
3 16 (15.53%) IPsec
3 16 (15.53%) MPLS
3 16 (15.53%) WAN
4 15 (14.56%) TCP/IP
5 14 (13.59%) Firewall
6 11 (10.68%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (4.85%) Broadband
7 5 (4.85%) DNS
7 5 (4.85%) Internet
7 5 (4.85%) LDAP
7 5 (4.85%) Wireless
8 4 (3.88%) DHCP
8 4 (3.88%) Network Security
8 4 (3.88%) SAN
9 3 (2.91%) MQTT
9 3 (2.91%) PuTTY
9 3 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.62%) MySQL
2 8 (7.77%) Hadoop
3 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.91%) Big Data
5 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (19.42%) JIRA
2 5 (4.85%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.91%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.91%) NetBeans
3 3 (2.91%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (2.91%) Subversion
3 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.94%) TestLink
5 1 (0.97%) Ant
5 1 (0.97%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.97%) Grunt
5 1 (0.97%) gulp
5 1 (0.97%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.97%) Maven
5 1 (0.97%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (15.53%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Games
3 4 (3.88%) Military
4 3 (2.91%) Banking
4 3 (2.91%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Electronics
6 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (20.39%) Designer
2 18 (17.48%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (15.53%) Network Designer
4 12 (11.65%) Software Engineer
5 8 (7.77%) Architect
5 8 (7.77%) Developer
5 8 (7.77%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) Administrator
6 7 (6.80%) Analyst
6 7 (6.80%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.85%) Java Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Designer
7 5 (4.85%) Solutions Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Ada Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Ada Software Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.88%) Monitoring Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.65%) LAMP
2 3 (2.91%) J2EE
2 3 (2.91%) OCX
3 2 (1.94%) CSS
3 2 (1.94%) HTML
3 2 (1.94%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (1.94%) OpenGL
3 2 (1.94%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.97%) CSS3
4 1 (0.97%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.97%) HTML5
4 1 (0.97%) J2SE
4 1 (0.97%) jQuery
4 1 (0.97%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (0.97%) LESS
4 1 (0.97%) RequireJS
4 1 (0.97%) Sass
4 1 (0.97%) Semantic HTML
4 1 (0.97%) Spring
4 1 (0.97%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Wiki
2 9 (8.74%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.83%) Device Driver
4 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.85%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.91%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.94%) CESG
7 2 (1.94%) DataPower
7 2 (1.94%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.97%) iSeries
8 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.97%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.95%) Windows
2 17 (16.50%) Unix
3 12 (11.65%) CentOS
3 12 (11.65%) Solaris
3 12 (11.65%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.77%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (5.83%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (4.85%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.91%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.94%) Android
11 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.97%) AIX
12 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.53%) Software Engineering
2 14 (13.59%) Configuration Management
3 11 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (10.68%) ITIL
4 9 (8.74%) Change Management
5 6 (5.83%) DevOps
5 6 (5.83%) Software Testing
5 6 (5.83%) Test Scripting
6 5 (4.85%) Change Control
6 5 (4.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (4.85%) Project Management
7 4 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.88%) ITIL V3
7 4 (3.88%) Load Balancing
7 4 (3.88%) SIEM
7 4 (3.88%) SOA
7 4 (3.88%) UML
7 4 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (2.91%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.42%) Java
2 17 (16.50%) C++
3 16 (15.53%) Perl
4 11 (10.68%) C
4 11 (10.68%) Python
5 9 (8.74%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.80%) SQL
7 6 (5.83%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.83%) Embedded C
7 6 (5.83%) Embedded C++
8 5 (4.85%) Ada
8 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.88%) AWK
9 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.88%) MATLAB
9 4 (3.88%) sed
10 2 (1.94%) PHP
10 2 (1.94%) VBScript
11 1 (0.97%) Jython
11 1 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (49.51%) Security Cleared
2 39 (37.86%) SC Cleared
3 26 (25.24%) DV Cleared
4 20 (19.42%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (18.45%) CCNP
6 16 (15.53%) JNCIS
7 12 (11.65%) RHCE
8 4 (3.88%) Degree
8 4 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (2.91%) MCSE
9 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.94%) CCIE
10 2 (1.94%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.94%) MCSA
11 1 (0.97%) CCNA
11 1 (0.97%) CCSA
11 1 (0.97%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.94%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.97%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.97%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.97%) RMADS
4 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (27.18%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.53%) Samba
3 14 (13.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.80%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.88%) vSphere
6 3 (2.91%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.94%) NFS
8 1 (0.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (20.39%) Puppet
2 6 (5.83%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.88%) ZABBIX
4 3 (2.91%) WSUS
5 2 (1.94%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.97%) Ansible
6 1 (0.97%) Control-M
6 1 (0.97%) Nagios
6 1 (0.97%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 26 (25.24%) Cisco
2 23 (22.33%) Oracle
3 22 (21.36%) Red Hat
4 17 (16.50%) Juniper
4 17 (16.50%) VMware
5 16 (15.53%) BT
6 8 (7.77%) NetApp
7 5 (4.85%) HP
7 5 (4.85%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.85%) Palo Alto
7 5 (4.85%) Perforce
8 4 (3.88%) Forcepoint
8 4 (3.88%) Intel Security
8 4 (3.88%) Sophos
8 4 (3.88%) Sourcefire
8 4 (3.88%) Splunk
9 3 (2.91%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.91%) Citrix
9 3 (2.91%) IBM
9 3 (2.91%) Veeam
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