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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 10 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Linux 18 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 18.56% 17.27% 13.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.07% 70.59% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 3
Median daily rate £435 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £330 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.16%

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
29 34 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 29.90% 24.46% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 8
Median daily rate £435 £369 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.96% +29.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £487 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £15.25 £8.68 £10.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.69% -18.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 28 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 27 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (52.08%) SC Cleared
3 25 (52.08%) Red Hat
4 21 (43.75%) WebSphere
5 17 (35.42%) IBM
6 16 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (29.17%) JBoss
8 13 (27.08%) WebSphere MQ
8 13 (27.08%) Puppet
9 12 (25.00%) Java
10 11 (22.92%) Windows
10 11 (22.92%) IBM Integration Bus
11 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
11 10 (20.83%) SQL
11 10 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (18.75%) VMware
12 9 (18.75%) Oracle
12 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
12 9 (18.75%) Smart Meter
13 8 (16.67%) Open Source
13 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (16.67%) Analytics
13 8 (16.67%) Apache TomEE
13 8 (16.67%) Apache Geronimo
13 8 (16.67%) Unix
13 8 (16.67%) DB2
13 8 (16.67%) Tomcat
14 7 (14.58%) JIRA
14 7 (14.58%) Spring

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 21 (43.75%) WebSphere
2 16 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (29.17%) JBoss
4 8 (16.67%) Apache Geronimo
4 8 (16.67%) Apache TomEE
4 8 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.08%) Apache
6 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) IaaS
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) LDAP
1 5 (10.42%) SMTP
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.08%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (16.67%) DB2
3 7 (14.58%) Hadoop
4 5 (10.42%) IBM BigInsights
4 5 (10.42%) Neo4j
5 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) JIRA
2 5 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (8.33%) Artifactory
3 4 (8.33%) Subversion
4 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.08%) Ant
6 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.08%) Hudson
6 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.08%) JBehave
6 1 (2.08%) jMock
6 1 (2.08%) JUnit
6 1 (2.08%) LabVIEW
6 1 (2.08%) Maven
6 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Electronics
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (12.50%) Architect
3 5 (10.42%) Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) Developer
3 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (10.42%) Linux Specialist
4 4 (8.33%) Applications Manager
4 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Testing Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Access Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (4.17%) Security Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Server Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.17%) Tester
7 1 (2.08%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.08%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (22.92%) IBM Integration Bus
3 7 (14.58%) Spring
4 5 (10.42%) Middleware
5 4 (8.33%) OAuth
5 4 (8.33%) OpenID
5 4 (8.33%) REST
5 4 (8.33%) SAML
6 3 (6.25%) J2EE
7 2 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (4.17%) Web Services
7 2 (4.17%) XML
8 1 (2.08%) CSS
8 1 (2.08%) GWT
8 1 (2.08%) HTML
8 1 (2.08%) jQuery
8 1 (2.08%) SOAP
8 1 (2.08%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.08%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Smart Meter
2 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) Biometrics
3 3 (6.25%) Smart Energy
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) STB
5 1 (2.08%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (22.92%) Windows
3 8 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (6.25%) AIX
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) CentOS
6 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Analytics
1 8 (16.67%) Open Source
2 5 (10.42%) DevOps
2 5 (10.42%) Network Design
2 5 (10.42%) SOA
3 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (8.33%) Information Security
3 4 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 4 (8.33%) Scrum
3 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 3 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.25%) Records Management
4 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.25%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) Java
2 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
2 10 (20.83%) SQL
3 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.17%) Perl
4 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 25 (52.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) CCNA
3 1 (2.08%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.08%) MCSD
3 1 (2.08%) MCSE
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
3 4 (8.33%) Docker
4 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) Puppet
2 7 (14.58%) ZABBIX
3 4 (8.33%) OpenAM
3 4 (8.33%) OpenIDM
4 2 (4.17%) Ambari
4 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.17%) QRadar
5 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Red Hat
2 17 (35.42%) IBM
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle
3 9 (18.75%) VMware
4 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.33%) ForgeRock
6 2 (4.17%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) Avaya
7 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco
7 1 (2.08%) Citrix
7 1 (2.08%) Dell
7 1 (2.08%) Extreme Networks
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