The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wokingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wokingham 9.52% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 30.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Linux
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Wokingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Wokingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
13 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wokingham 30.95% 25.00% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £230 £310 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +40.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 Wokingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wokingham region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linux across the Wokingham region.

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Wokingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Wokingham region.

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Wokingham

Linux
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Wokingham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) AIX
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) BMC
2 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) AIX Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) AIX Support
2 3 (50.00%) Linux Support
3 2 (33.33%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Server Support
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) AIX
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) BMC