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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 33 45 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 24.81% 24.32% 15.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 78.57% 64.29% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 27 5
Median daily rate £425 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +12.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £390 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +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
42 70 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 31.58% 37.84% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 43 12
Median daily rate £425 £338 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £215 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £23.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.66 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +4.12%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 30 (44.78%) VMware
2 29 (43.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (40.30%) Java
3 27 (40.30%) SQL
4 23 (34.33%) Windows
4 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
4 23 (34.33%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (26.87%) Perl
5 18 (26.87%) Smart Meter
6 16 (23.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (22.39%) REST
7 15 (22.39%) Firewall
8 14 (20.90%) LDAP
8 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
8 14 (20.90%) Red Hat
8 14 (20.90%) SAML
8 14 (20.90%) Puppet
8 14 (20.90%) OpenID
8 14 (20.90%) ForgeRock
8 14 (20.90%) OpenIDM
8 14 (20.90%) OpenAM
8 14 (20.90%) OAuth
8 14 (20.90%) Identity Access Management
9 13 (19.40%) DevOps
9 13 (19.40%) Unix
9 13 (19.40%) Information Security
10 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
10 12 (17.91%) Software Testing
11 11 (16.42%) Spring
11 11 (16.42%) SC Cleared

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 (8.96%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.46%) JBoss
3 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.99%) Apache
5 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.49%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.49%) Jetty
5 1 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.99%) MS Office
4 1 (1.49%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.39%) Firewall
2 14 (20.90%) LDAP
3 11 (16.42%) IPv6
4 7 (10.45%) IPv4
4 7 (10.45%) SAN
5 6 (8.96%) FCoE
5 6 (8.96%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (8.96%) iSCSI
6 5 (7.46%) VLAN
7 4 (5.97%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (5.97%) OpenLDAP
7 4 (5.97%) SNMP
7 4 (5.97%) SSL
7 4 (5.97%) ZigBee
8 3 (4.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (4.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.99%) HTTP
9 2 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (2.99%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.97%) DB2
3 4 (5.97%) MySQL
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (13.43%) JIRA
2 4 (5.97%) Artifactory
2 4 (5.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (5.97%) Subversion
3 3 (4.48%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Banking
2 4 (5.97%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (14.93%) Designer
2 9 (13.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (10.45%) Developer
3 7 (10.45%) Linux Specialist
3 7 (10.45%) Test Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) Analyst
4 5 (7.46%) Applications Support
4 5 (7.46%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) Security Designer
5 4 (5.97%) Administrator
5 4 (5.97%) Applications Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (5.97%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (5.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Linux Support
5 4 (5.97%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (4.48%) Support Specialist
6 3 (4.48%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.39%) REST
2 14 (20.90%) OAuth
2 14 (20.90%) OpenID
2 14 (20.90%) SAML
3 11 (16.42%) Spring
4 10 (14.93%) J2EE
5 5 (7.46%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (7.46%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (5.97%) XML
7 1 (1.49%) LAMP
7 1 (1.49%) Middleware
7 1 (1.49%) POSIX
7 1 (1.49%) Web Services
7 1 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Smart Meter
2 8 (11.94%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (8.96%) Device Driver
5 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.48%) VCE vBlock
7 2 (2.99%) PKI
7 2 (2.99%) Smart Energy
8 1 (1.49%) Clustering
8 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.49%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 23 (34.33%) Windows
3 13 (19.40%) Unix
4 10 (14.93%) AIX
5 3 (4.48%) CentOS
6 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Identity Access Management
2 13 (19.40%) DevOps
2 13 (19.40%) Information Security
3 12 (17.91%) Software Testing
4 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.93%) Waterfall
5 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.94%) Incident Management
6 8 (11.94%) Regression Testing
7 7 (10.45%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.96%) Performance Testing
9 5 (7.46%) Case Management
9 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.46%) Requirements Management
9 5 (7.46%) Use Case
9 5 (7.46%) V-Model
10 4 (5.97%) Converged Infrastructure
10 4 (5.97%) Patch Management
10 4 (5.97%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (5.97%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) Java
1 27 (40.30%) SQL
2 18 (26.87%) Perl
3 11 (16.42%) Bash Shell
4 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.99%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) Python
7 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.42%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.99%) Degree
6 1 (1.49%) HND
6 1 (1.49%) ISEB
6 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (23.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (20.90%) Active Directory
3 7 (10.45%) VMware ESX
3 7 (10.45%) vSphere
4 5 (7.46%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.49%) Docker
5 1 (1.49%) Dovecot
5 1 (1.49%) OpenSSH
5 1 (1.49%) Postfix
5 1 (1.49%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) OpenAM
1 14 (20.90%) OpenIDM
1 14 (20.90%) Puppet
2 9 (13.43%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.99%) Ansible
4 2 (2.99%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.49%) Icinga
5 1 (1.49%) Nessus
5 1 (1.49%) Netcool
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 30 (44.78%) VMware
2 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.90%) ForgeRock
3 14 (20.90%) Red Hat
4 11 (16.42%) Oracle
5 7 (10.45%) Veritas
6 5 (7.46%) CheckPoint
6 5 (7.46%) Cisco
7 3 (4.48%) F5
7 3 (4.48%) IBM
8 1 (1.49%) Citrix
8 1 (1.49%) Cognos
8 1 (1.49%) ILOG
8 1 (1.49%) Splunk
8 1 (1.49%) Sun
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