Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 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 16 August 2018 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
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 17 14
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 26 5 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 13.40% 4.85% 9.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 46.43% 13.89% 47.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 23
Bournemouth median daily rate £443 £450 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% +14.65% +22.66%
10th Percentile £246 £404 £250
90th Percentile £494 £485 £500
Dorset median daily rate £435 £418 £393
% change year-on-year +4.19% +6.37% +22.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bournemouth median hourly rate - - -
Dorset median hourly rate £45.00 £40.33 £43.50
% change year-on-year +11.59% -7.30% +4.82%

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 Bournemouth with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bournemouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 56 36 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 28.87% 34.95% 20.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 33
Bournemouth median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £209 £112 £172
90th Percentile £480 £465 £500
Dorset median daily rate £350 £388 £338
% change year-on-year -9.68% +14.81% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 3
Bournemouth median hourly rate £11.39 £10.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.98% -10.42% -54.50%
10th Percentile £10.20 £10.38 £9.00
90th Percentile £13.96 £11.13 £12.90
Dorset median hourly rate £13.00 £39.50 £14.99
% change year-on-year -67.09% +163.60% -58.66%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Bournemouth

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Bournemouth

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Bournemouth over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Bournemouth

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bournemouth region with a requirement for Linux.

1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Python
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) Ansible
4 8 (30.77%) Unix
5 7 (26.92%) Java
5 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
5 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (23.08%) Node.js
6 6 (23.08%) DevOps
6 6 (23.08%) Splunk
6 6 (23.08%) GitHub
6 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 6 (23.08%) Puppet
6 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
6 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 6 (23.08%) Perl
6 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) Migration
7 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
7 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (19.23%) GitLab
7 5 (19.23%) Public Cloud
8 4 (15.38%) Terraform

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 3 (11.54%) Confluence
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (23.08%) GitHub
3 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (11.54%) Amazon S3
4 3 (11.54%) IaaS
4 3 (11.54%) Slack
5 2 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (7.69%) OpenShift
5 2 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) Kerberos
3 3 (11.54%) NAS
3 3 (11.54%) SAN
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.69%) DKIM
4 2 (7.69%) DMARC
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) FTP
4 2 (7.69%) HTTP
4 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security
4 2 (7.69%) SMTP
4 2 (7.69%) SSH
4 2 (7.69%) SSL
4 2 (7.69%) tcpdump
4 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
1 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 5 (19.23%) GitLab
3 3 (11.54%) Bitbucket
3 3 (11.54%) CF BOSH
3 3 (11.54%) JIRA
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Applications Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Technical Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Splunk Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (7.69%) webMethods Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Web Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Node.js
2 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 3 (11.54%) CSS
3 3 (11.54%) JSON
4 2 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE
5 1 (3.85%) JSP
5 1 (3.85%) LDAP
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) Regular Expression
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) SOAP
5 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Public Cloud
2 4 (15.38%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (11.54%) Client/Server
3 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (11.54%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (11.54%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Unix
2 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (23.08%) DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
6 3 (11.54%) Password Management
6 3 (11.54%) Proactive Management
6 3 (11.54%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (11.54%) Task Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (7.69%) Microservices
7 2 (7.69%) SDLC
7 2 (7.69%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Strategic Thinking
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.69%) The Twelve-Factor App
7 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Python
2 7 (26.92%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) Perl
3 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 5 (19.23%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 3 (11.54%) Ruby
7 2 (7.69%) VB
7 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.85%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) MCSA
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) GDPR
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (7.69%) Docker
3 2 (7.69%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Ansible
2 6 (23.08%) Puppet
3 4 (15.38%) Terraform
4 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (7.69%) FreeIPA
5 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
5 2 (7.69%) Nagios
5 2 (7.69%) Netcool
6 1 (3.85%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (3.85%) Rsyslog
6 1 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Splunk
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.54%) F5
5 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 3 (11.54%) SaltStack
6 2 (7.69%) CA
6 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.69%) Proofpoint