Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 16 20
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 -5
Contract jobs citing Linux 29 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 14.50% 7.34% 7.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.72% 36.36% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 13
Bournemouth median daily rate £450 £463 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +17.83% -12.78%
10th Percentile £400 £405 £320
90th Percentile £568 £498 £490
Dorset median daily rate £438 £409 £393
% change year-on-year +7.03% +4.14% -12.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bournemouth median hourly rate - - -
Dorset median hourly rate £45.00 £41.15 -
% change year-on-year +9.36% - -

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 53 22 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 26.50% 20.18% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 22
Bournemouth median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £156 £339 £154
90th Percentile £540 £488 £448
Dorset median daily rate £409 £421 £325
% change year-on-year -2.97% +29.62% +78.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Bournemouth median hourly rate £11.64 - -
Dorset median hourly rate £11.79 £41.15 £15.26
% change year-on-year -71.36% +169.66% -56.86%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 17 (58.62%) Python
2 15 (51.72%) Unix
3 11 (37.93%) Perl
3 11 (37.93%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (34.48%) Ansible
5 9 (31.03%) DevOps
5 9 (31.03%) Windows
6 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
6 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
6 8 (27.59%) Finance
6 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) Splunk
6 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
7 7 (24.14%) NAS
7 7 (24.14%) Confluence
7 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
7 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
7 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
7 7 (24.14%) Migration
7 7 (24.14%) SAN
7 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
8 6 (20.69%) Client/Server
8 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
8 6 (20.69%) Java
8 6 (20.69%) Oracle
8 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
8 6 (20.69%) Strategic Planning
8 6 (20.69%) JIRA

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 7 (24.14%) Confluence
1 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (20.69%) Slack
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon S3
3 3 (10.34%) GitHub
3 3 (10.34%) IaaS
4 2 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) NAS
1 7 (24.14%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) IPv6
4 2 (6.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
1 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.69%) JIRA
3 3 (10.34%) Bitbucket
3 3 (10.34%) CF BOSH
3 3 (10.34%) GitLab
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Splunk Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) NetBackup Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (6.90%) webMethods Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Node.js
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) Regular Expression
2 2 (6.90%) REST
2 2 (6.90%) SOAP
2 2 (6.90%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) JSP
3 1 (3.45%) LDAP
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.34%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (10.34%) Public Cloud
2 3 (10.34%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Unix
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 8 (27.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (31.03%) DevOps
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
4 7 (24.14%) Migration
5 6 (20.69%) IT Strategy
5 6 (20.69%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.34%) Analytics
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (10.34%) Password Management
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
8 2 (6.90%) Creative Thinking
8 2 (6.90%) Kanban
8 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) Strategic Thinking
8 2 (6.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Python
2 11 (37.93%) Perl
3 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
4 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
5 6 (20.69%) Java
6 5 (17.24%) Bash Shell
6 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
7 3 (10.34%) Ruby
8 2 (6.90%) VB
8 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.45%) Jython
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) MCSA
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Ansible
2 5 (17.24%) Puppet
3 4 (13.79%) NetBackup
3 4 (13.79%) Terraform
3 4 (13.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (6.90%) Rsyslog
6 1 (3.45%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (3.45%) Kibana
6 1 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Splunk
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.79%) Dell
4 4 (13.79%) EMC
4 4 (13.79%) Veritas
5 3 (10.34%) APTARE
5 3 (10.34%) IBM
5 3 (10.34%) SaltStack
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
6 2 (6.90%) F5
7 1 (3.45%) Avaya
7 1 (3.45%) VMware