The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 4 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Linux 33 53 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 22.60% 27.04% 14.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 71.74% 65.43% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 4
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £321 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Linux
Hampshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 81 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 31.51% 41.33% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 51 9
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £197 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 4
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 31 (44.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 26 (37.68%) SQL
2 26 (37.68%) VMware
3 25 (36.23%) Java
4 23 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (31.88%) Windows
6 20 (28.99%) Smart Meter
7 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
7 19 (27.54%) Red Hat
8 18 (26.09%) Puppet
9 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (23.19%) Perl
10 15 (21.74%) Unix
10 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
10 15 (21.74%) DevOps
11 13 (18.84%) SC Cleared
11 13 (18.84%) Bash Shell
11 13 (18.84%) Firewall
12 12 (17.39%) LDAP
12 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
12 12 (17.39%) REST
12 12 (17.39%) Spring
12 12 (17.39%) JIRA
13 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (15.94%) OpenID
13 11 (15.94%) OAuth
13 11 (15.94%) SAML
13 11 (15.94%) Oracle
13 11 (15.94%) Information Security
13 11 (15.94%) ForgeRock

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 8 (11.59%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.14%) JBoss
2 7 (10.14%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.90%) Apache
4 2 (2.90%) Apache TomEE
5 1 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.45%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.45%) Jetty
5 1 (1.45%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.90%) MS Office
4 1 (1.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.45%) IaaS
2 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) Firewall
2 12 (17.39%) LDAP
3 9 (13.04%) IPv6
4 5 (7.25%) IPv4
4 5 (7.25%) SAN
4 5 (7.25%) VLAN
5 4 (5.80%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (5.80%) FCoE
5 4 (5.80%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (5.80%) iSCSI
5 4 (5.80%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (5.80%) SNMP
5 4 (5.80%) SSL
5 4 (5.80%) ZigBee
6 3 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.35%) Wireless
7 2 (2.90%) Internet
7 2 (2.90%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.80%) MySQL
3 4 (5.80%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) DB2
4 3 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) JIRA
2 5 (7.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (5.80%) Artifactory
3 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.80%) Subversion
4 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.35%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.45%) Ant
5 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.45%) Hudson
5 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.45%) JBehave
5 1 (1.45%) jMock
5 1 (1.45%) JUnit
5 1 (1.45%) Maven
5 1 (1.45%) Selenium
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Banking
2 4 (5.80%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (13.04%) Linux Specialist
1 9 (13.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 7 (10.14%) Designer
3 7 (10.14%) Test Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Linux Support
6 4 (5.80%) Applications Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Security Designer
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Applications Support Specialist
7 3 (4.35%) Support Specialist
7 3 (4.35%) Support Technician
7 3 (4.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) REST
1 12 (17.39%) Spring
2 11 (15.94%) OAuth
2 11 (15.94%) OpenID
2 11 (15.94%) SAML
3 7 (10.14%) ActiveMQ
3 7 (10.14%) J2EE
4 5 (7.25%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (7.25%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (7.25%) XML
5 4 (5.80%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (2.90%) Web Services
7 1 (1.45%) CSS
7 1 (1.45%) GWT
7 1 (1.45%) HTML
7 1 (1.45%) jQuery
7 1 (1.45%) LAMP
7 1 (1.45%) Middleware
7 1 (1.45%) SOAP
7 1 (1.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Smart Meter
2 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.80%) Device Driver
5 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.35%) Smart Energy
5 3 (4.35%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (2.90%) PKI
7 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.45%) STB
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 22 (31.88%) Windows
3 15 (21.74%) Unix
4 5 (7.25%) AIX
5 3 (4.35%) CentOS
6 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) DevOps
2 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.94%) Identity Access Management
2 11 (15.94%) Information Security
3 10 (14.49%) Software Testing
3 10 (14.49%) Waterfall
4 8 (11.59%) Incident Management
4 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.70%) Regression Testing
6 5 (7.25%) Case Management
6 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.25%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (7.25%) Requirements Management
6 5 (7.25%) Use Case
6 5 (7.25%) V-Model
7 4 (5.80%) OWASP
7 4 (5.80%) Patch Management
7 4 (5.80%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.68%) SQL
2 25 (36.23%) Java
3 16 (23.19%) Perl
4 13 (18.84%) Bash Shell
5 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.80%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.90%) PHP
9 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.84%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (1.45%) CCNA
5 1 (1.45%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.45%) HND
5 1 (1.45%) ISEB
5 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.45%) MCSD
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.25%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (7.25%) VMware ESX
3 5 (7.25%) vSphere
4 3 (4.35%) Docker
5 1 (1.45%) Dovecot
5 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.45%) OpenSSH
5 1 (1.45%) Postfix
5 1 (1.45%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (26.09%) Puppet
2 11 (15.94%) OpenAM
2 11 (15.94%) OpenIDM
3 9 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.90%) Ambari
5 2 (2.90%) Ansible
5 2 (2.90%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.45%) Icinga
6 1 (1.45%) Nessus
6 1 (1.45%) Netcool
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) VMware
2 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.54%) Red Hat
3 11 (15.94%) ForgeRock
3 11 (15.94%) Oracle
4 6 (8.70%) IBM
5 5 (7.25%) CheckPoint
5 5 (7.25%) Cisco
6 4 (5.80%) Veritas
7 3 (4.35%) F5
8 1 (1.45%) Avaya
8 1 (1.45%) Citrix
8 1 (1.45%) Cognos
8 1 (1.45%) Dell
8 1 (1.45%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.45%) ILOG
8 1 (1.45%) SAP
8 1 (1.45%) Splunk
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