Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 16 23
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 -7
Contract jobs citing Linux 22 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 11.89% 10.57% 2.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.16% 43.33% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 4
Bournemouth median daily rate £418 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.22% +38.46% -27.78%
10th Percentile £380 £380 £304
90th Percentile £555 £493 £346
Dorset median daily rate £400 £425 £338
% change year-on-year -5.88% +25.93% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bournemouth median hourly rate - - -
Dorset median hourly rate £45.00 £41.15 £46.50
% change year-on-year +9.36% -11.51% +9.51%

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 43 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 23.24% 24.39% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 18
Bournemouth median daily rate £425 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +28.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £307 £344 £176
90th Percentile £508 £488 £369
Dorset median daily rate £400 £400 £263
% change year-on-year - +52.38% +45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Bournemouth median hourly rate £14.25 £26.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.19% +136.36% -39.73%
10th Percentile £11.33 £25.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £20.58 £26.50 £11.25
Dorset median hourly rate £18.13 £26.00 £13.13
% change year-on-year -30.29% +98.02% -64.99%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019, 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 14 (63.64%) Unix
2 12 (54.55%) Python
3 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (31.82%) NAS
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 7 (31.82%) Perl
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
4 7 (31.82%) SAN
4 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) Migration
5 6 (27.27%) Ansible
5 6 (27.27%) DevOps
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (22.73%) Puppet
6 5 (22.73%) Java
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
7 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
7 4 (18.18%) Dell
7 4 (18.18%) EMC
7 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
7 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (18.18%) Veritas
7 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
7 4 (18.18%) Confluence

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 4 (18.18%) Confluence
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Amazon S3
2 3 (13.64%) GitHub
2 3 (13.64%) IaaS
2 3 (13.64%) Slack
3 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) NAS
1 7 (31.82%) SAN
2 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) IPv6
4 2 (9.09%) SSL
5 1 (4.55%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Bitbucket
1 3 (13.64%) CF BOSH
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) GitLab
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Artifactory
2 1 (4.55%) Gradle
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) NetBackup Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Splunk Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (9.09%) webMethods Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) Android SDK
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) Dagger
3 1 (4.55%) Gson
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (4.55%) Regular Expression
3 1 (4.55%) Retrofit
3 1 (4.55%) RxJava
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (4.55%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
1 3 (13.64%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (13.64%) Public Cloud
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Unix
2 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Android
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (27.27%) DevOps
2 6 (27.27%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
3 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy
4 3 (13.64%) Password Management
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
4 3 (13.64%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Android Development
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Python
2 7 (31.82%) Perl
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.64%) Ruby
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) MCSA
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Ansible
2 5 (22.73%) Puppet
3 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
3 4 (18.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (13.64%) Terraform
5 1 (4.55%) Kibana
5 1 (4.55%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
1 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) Dell
3 4 (18.18%) EMC
3 4 (18.18%) Splunk
3 4 (18.18%) Veritas
4 3 (13.64%) APTARE
4 3 (13.64%) IBM
4 3 (13.64%) SaltStack
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) Avaya