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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Linux 16 28 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 14.95% 18.06% 4.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 64.00% 66.67% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 2
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £330 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £448 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +3.40%
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
25 42 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 23.36% 27.10% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 8
Median daily rate £400 £400 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £312 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £440 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £15.25 £11.75 £8.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.78% +35.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 25 (47.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 22 (41.51%) Security Cleared
2 22 (41.51%) Red Hat
3 21 (39.62%) Java
4 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
5 16 (30.19%) Puppet
5 16 (30.19%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (28.30%) Windows
7 13 (24.53%) SQL
7 13 (24.53%) Bash Shell
7 13 (24.53%) Smart Meter
7 13 (24.53%) WebSphere
8 12 (22.64%) DevOps
8 12 (22.64%) VMware
9 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
10 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
10 10 (18.87%) Perl
10 10 (18.87%) LDAP
10 10 (18.87%) Spring
10 10 (18.87%) REST
11 9 (16.98%) ForgeRock
11 9 (16.98%) OpenIDM
11 9 (16.98%) OpenAM
11 9 (16.98%) Identity Access Management
11 9 (16.98%) OAuth
11 9 (16.98%) OpenID
11 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (16.98%) IBM
11 9 (16.98%) Unix
11 9 (16.98%) Tomcat

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 13 (24.53%) WebSphere
2 9 (16.98%) JBoss
2 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
3 7 (13.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (7.55%) Apache TomEE
6 2 (3.77%) Apache
7 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) IaaS
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) LDAP
2 6 (11.32%) Firewall
3 4 (7.55%) IPv6
3 4 (7.55%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (7.55%) SNMP
3 4 (7.55%) SSL
4 1 (1.89%) FTP
4 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.89%) NAS
4 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.89%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) VLAN
4 1 (1.89%) Wireless
4 1 (1.89%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (9.43%) DB2
3 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.89%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) JIRA
2 5 (9.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (7.55%) Artifactory
3 4 (7.55%) Subversion
4 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.77%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.89%) Ant
6 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.89%) Hudson
6 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.89%) JBehave
6 1 (1.89%) jMock
6 1 (1.89%) JUnit
6 1 (1.89%) Maven
6 1 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (15.09%) Linux Specialist
2 7 (13.21%) Developer
2 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 6 (11.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (9.43%) Designer
4 5 (9.43%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Applications Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (7.55%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.66%) Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Linux Support
6 3 (5.66%) Security Designer
6 3 (5.66%) Server Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) Support Technician
6 3 (5.66%) Tester
6 3 (5.66%) Testing Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) DevOps Specialist
7 2 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) REST
1 10 (18.87%) Spring
2 9 (16.98%) OAuth
2 9 (16.98%) OpenID
2 9 (16.98%) SAML
3 8 (15.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (13.21%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (13.21%) IBM Integration Bus
5 6 (11.32%) J2EE
6 5 (9.43%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (5.66%) Middleware
7 3 (5.66%) Web Services
7 3 (5.66%) XML
8 1 (1.89%) CSS
8 1 (1.89%) GWT
8 1 (1.89%) HTML
8 1 (1.89%) LAMP
8 1 (1.89%) SOAP
8 1 (1.89%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.89%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Smart Meter
2 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Biometrics
3 3 (5.66%) Smart Energy
4 2 (3.77%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.89%) STB
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (28.30%) Windows
3 9 (16.98%) Unix
4 4 (7.55%) AIX
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) CentOS
6 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) DevOps
2 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.98%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (15.09%) Information Security
4 6 (11.32%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.43%) Scrum
5 5 (9.43%) SOA
5 5 (9.43%) Use Case
5 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.55%) Analytics
6 4 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (7.55%) Open Source
6 4 (7.55%) OWASP
6 4 (7.55%) Patch Management
6 4 (7.55%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Performance Management
6 4 (7.55%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (39.62%) Java
2 13 (24.53%) Bash Shell
2 13 (24.53%) SQL
3 10 (18.87%) Perl
4 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Security Cleared
2 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
4 1 (1.89%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.89%) MCSD
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Docker
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (30.19%) Puppet
2 9 (16.98%) OpenAM
2 9 (16.98%) OpenIDM
3 7 (13.21%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.77%) Ambari
4 2 (3.77%) QRadar
4 2 (3.77%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.89%) Ansible
5 1 (1.89%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) Nessus
5 1 (1.89%) Netcool
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Red Hat
2 12 (22.64%) VMware
3 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.98%) ForgeRock
4 9 (16.98%) IBM
4 9 (16.98%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) Avaya
5 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Citrix
5 1 (1.89%) Cognos
5 1 (1.89%) Dell
5 1 (1.89%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (1.89%) ILOG
5 1 (1.89%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Splunk