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 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 2 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing Linux 35 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 24.31% 16.36% 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 77.78% 58.70% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 7
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £352
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
45 46 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 31.25% 27.88% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 13
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £190 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 7
Median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £8.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +357.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £13.53 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
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 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 1 July 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 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 32 (45.71%) SQL
1 32 (45.71%) VMware
2 27 (38.57%) Windows
3 20 (28.57%) Java
3 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 20 (28.57%) Firewall
3 20 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (27.14%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (24.29%) AIX
5 17 (24.29%) Unix
6 16 (22.86%) Oracle
6 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 14 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 14 (20.00%) Perl
8 13 (18.57%) Veritas
8 13 (18.57%) Smart Meter
9 11 (15.71%) REST
10 10 (14.29%) OpenID
10 10 (14.29%) ForgeRock
10 10 (14.29%) OpenIDM
10 10 (14.29%) OpenAM
10 10 (14.29%) OAuth
10 10 (14.29%) SAN
10 10 (14.29%) SAML
10 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
10 10 (14.29%) LDAP
10 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 10 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
11 9 (12.86%) Information Security

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 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.43%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.43%) JBoss
4 1 (1.43%) Jetty
4 1 (1.43%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.86%) MS Office
4 1 (1.43%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.57%) Firewall
2 10 (14.29%) LDAP
2 10 (14.29%) SAN
3 9 (12.86%) IPv6
4 8 (11.43%) FCoE
4 8 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (11.43%) IPv4
4 8 (11.43%) iSCSI
5 5 (7.14%) DNS
5 5 (7.14%) SSL
5 5 (7.14%) VLAN
6 4 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.71%) Internet
6 4 (5.71%) NetScaler
6 4 (5.71%) Wireless
6 4 (5.71%) ZigBee
7 3 (4.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (4.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.14%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.71%) DB2
3 4 (5.71%) MySQL
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Banking
2 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.71%) Legal
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (14.29%) Analyst
1 10 (14.29%) Developer
2 9 (12.86%) Designer
3 6 (8.57%) Test Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.14%) Security Designer
4 5 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (7.14%) Test Specialist
5 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (5.71%) Linux Support
5 4 (5.71%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Technical Support
5 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Administrator
6 3 (4.29%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.29%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.71%) REST
2 10 (14.29%) OAuth
2 10 (14.29%) OpenID
2 10 (14.29%) SAML
3 8 (11.43%) J2EE
4 4 (5.71%) Node.js
4 4 (5.71%) Regular Expression
5 3 (4.29%) XML
6 2 (2.86%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.86%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (2.86%) Spring
7 1 (1.43%) LAMP
7 1 (1.43%) Middleware
7 1 (1.43%) POSIX
7 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Smart Meter
2 8 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.43%) Device Driver
2 8 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.14%) Clustering
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) PKI
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) HACMP
5 1 (1.43%) iSeries
5 1 (1.43%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.57%) Windows
2 20 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (24.29%) AIX
3 17 (24.29%) Unix
4 3 (4.29%) CentOS
5 2 (2.86%) Solaris
5 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) HPUX
6 1 (1.43%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 14 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 10 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 9 (12.86%) Information Security
4 8 (11.43%) Performance Testing
5 7 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.57%) Email Filtering
6 6 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (8.57%) Web Filtering
7 5 (7.14%) Case Management
7 5 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.14%) Project Management
7 5 (7.14%) Requirements Management
7 5 (7.14%) V-Model
8 4 (5.71%) ITIL
8 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.71%) Service Design
8 4 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.71%) SQL
2 20 (28.57%) Java
3 14 (20.00%) Perl
4 6 (8.57%) C++
4 6 (8.57%) PHP
5 5 (7.14%) Python
6 4 (5.71%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.71%) C#
6 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.71%) Ruby
7 2 (2.86%) C
7 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.43%) Korn
8 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) ISTQB
1 6 (8.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) Degree
3 3 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 8 (11.43%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (11.43%) VMware ESX
3 8 (11.43%) vSphere
4 1 (1.43%) Dovecot
4 1 (1.43%) GPFS
4 1 (1.43%) OpenSSH
4 1 (1.43%) Postfix
4 1 (1.43%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) OpenAM
1 10 (14.29%) OpenIDM
2 5 (7.14%) Puppet
3 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.29%) Tivoli
3 3 (4.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.86%) Ansible
5 1 (1.43%) Icinga
5 1 (1.43%) Nessus
5 1 (1.43%) Netcool
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 32 (45.71%) VMware
2 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (22.86%) Oracle
4 13 (18.57%) Veritas
5 10 (14.29%) ForgeRock
6 8 (11.43%) CheckPoint
6 8 (11.43%) Cisco
6 8 (11.43%) Citrix
7 6 (8.57%) IBM
7 6 (8.57%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.29%) F5
9 1 (1.43%) Cognos
9 1 (1.43%) ILOG
9 1 (1.43%) PTC
9 1 (1.43%) Splunk
9 1 (1.43%) Sun
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + none
Posted: 3 days ago