Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Linux
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 13 32
Rank change year-on-year -14 +19 -11
Contract jobs citing Linux 9 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 4.15% 7.85% 1.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.47% 23.81% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 0
Bath median daily rate £363 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% - -
Somerset median daily rate £394 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 - £43.43

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 34 63 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 15.67% 32.98% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 6
Bath median daily rate £233 £233 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.25% -30.43%
10th Percentile £157 £146 £163
90th Percentile £421 £450 £356
Somerset median daily rate £258 £275 £372
% change year-on-year -6.36% -26.03% +30.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 5
Bath median hourly rate - £16.13 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +24.04% -11.86%
Somerset median hourly rate £23.50 £15.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year +48.03% -9.29% -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Bath

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Linux in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Bath

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Bath over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Bath

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Bath

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Bath region with a requirement for Linux.

1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) RESTful
2 7 (77.78%) Docker
3 6 (66.67%) Microservices
3 6 (66.67%) Kubernetes
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (66.67%) Gradle
3 6 (66.67%) React
3 6 (66.67%) Ansible
3 6 (66.67%) Rancher
3 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (66.67%) JSON
3 6 (66.67%) Groovy
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 5 (55.56%) Python
4 5 (55.56%) Maven
4 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
4 5 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (55.56%) D3.js
4 5 (55.56%) TeamCity
4 5 (55.56%) Build Automation
4 5 (55.56%) Cloud Native
4 5 (55.56%) Kotlin

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) G Suite
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (66.67%) Gradle
2 5 (55.56%) Maven
2 5 (55.56%) TeamCity
3 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
4 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Java Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
4 4 (44.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (44.44%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Server Analyst
6 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) RESTful
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 6 (66.67%) JSON
2 6 (66.67%) React
3 5 (55.56%) D3.js
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (55.56%) Spring Boot
4 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) Node.js
6 1 (11.11%) Express
6 1 (11.11%) JSON-LD
6 1 (11.11%) OAuth2
6 1 (11.11%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Cloud Native
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Microservices
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Build Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source Development
4 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Groovy
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 5 (55.56%) Kotlin
3 5 (55.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Shibboleth
2 1 (11.11%) vCloud
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Ansible
1 6 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 6 (66.67%) Rancher
2 1 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (11.11%) Mesos
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Snow
2 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 1 (11.11%) Sophos