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 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 3 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Linux 33 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 23.40% 14.29% 16.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.57% 56.10% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 7
Median daily rate £414 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £183 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +19.04%
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
42 41 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 29.79% 25.47% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 12
Median daily rate £425 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £165 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £303
% change year-on-year
- +15.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £8.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +360.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 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 23 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 33 (47.14%) VMware
2 31 (44.29%) SQL
3 26 (37.14%) Windows
4 23 (32.86%) Java
4 23 (32.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
6 21 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (30.00%) Firewall
7 20 (28.57%) Perl
8 17 (24.29%) Unix
8 17 (24.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (22.86%) Smart Meter
10 15 (21.43%) AIX
11 14 (20.00%) Oracle
11 14 (20.00%) Software Testing
12 13 (18.57%) REST
13 12 (17.14%) OpenID
13 12 (17.14%) ForgeRock
13 12 (17.14%) OpenIDM
13 12 (17.14%) OpenAM
13 12 (17.14%) OAuth
13 12 (17.14%) LDAP
13 12 (17.14%) IPv6
13 12 (17.14%) Active Directory
13 12 (17.14%) SAML
13 12 (17.14%) Identity Access Management
14 11 (15.71%) Veritas
14 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
14 11 (15.71%) Information Security
14 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering

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 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
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 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.86%) MS Office
4 1 (1.43%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Office 365
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.00%) Firewall
2 12 (17.14%) IPv6
2 12 (17.14%) LDAP
3 10 (14.29%) SAN
4 8 (11.43%) FCoE
4 8 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (11.43%) IPv4
4 8 (11.43%) iSCSI
4 8 (11.43%) SSL
5 5 (7.14%) DNS
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%) OpenLDAP
6 4 (5.71%) SNMP
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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.00%) 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 6 (8.57%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Banking
2 4 (5.71%) Retail
2 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Legal
3 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (14.29%) Designer
2 8 (11.43%) Developer
3 7 (10.00%) Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (8.57%) Test Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
5 5 (7.14%) Linux Support
5 5 (7.14%) Security Designer
5 5 (7.14%) Test Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.29%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.57%) REST
2 12 (17.14%) OAuth
2 12 (17.14%) OpenID
2 12 (17.14%) SAML
3 9 (12.86%) J2EE
4 5 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
4 5 (7.14%) Spring
5 4 (5.71%) Regular Expression
6 3 (4.29%) XML
7 1 (1.43%) LAMP
7 1 (1.43%) Middleware
7 1 (1.43%) Node.js
7 1 (1.43%) POSIX
7 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Smart Meter
2 8 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.43%) Device Driver
2 8 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.29%) Clustering
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) PKI
4 2 (2.86%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) HACMP
5 1 (1.43%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.14%) Windows
2 23 (32.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (24.29%) Unix
4 15 (21.43%) AIX
5 3 (4.29%) CentOS
6 2 (2.86%) Solaris
7 1 (1.43%) HPUX
7 1 (1.43%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 12 (17.14%) Identity Access Management
3 11 (15.71%) Information Security
3 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
4 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.29%) DevOps
4 10 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 8 (11.43%) Performance Testing
6 7 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (8.57%) Email Filtering
7 6 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (8.57%) Web Filtering
8 5 (7.14%) Case Management
8 5 (7.14%) Requirements Management
8 5 (7.14%) V-Model
9 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
9 4 (5.71%) Use Case
9 4 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.29%) SQL
2 23 (32.86%) Java
3 20 (28.57%) Perl
4 10 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.29%) C++
7 3 (4.29%) PHP
8 2 (2.86%) C
8 2 (2.86%) Python
8 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.43%) C#
9 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.43%) Korn
9 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.57%) ISTQB
2 6 (8.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
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 17 (24.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (17.14%) 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 12 (17.14%) OpenAM
1 12 (17.14%) OpenIDM
2 11 (15.71%) Puppet
3 7 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.29%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.86%) Ansible
6 1 (1.43%) Icinga
6 1 (1.43%) Nessus
6 1 (1.43%) Netcool
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 33 (47.14%) VMware
2 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.00%) Oracle
4 12 (17.14%) ForgeRock
5 11 (15.71%) Veritas
6 9 (12.86%) Red Hat
7 6 (8.57%) CheckPoint
7 6 (8.57%) Cisco
7 6 (8.57%) Citrix
8 4 (5.71%) IBM
9 3 (4.29%) F5
10 1 (1.43%) Cognos
10 1 (1.43%) ILOG
10 1 (1.43%) Splunk
10 1 (1.43%) Sun
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