Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 22 12
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 +12
Contract jobs citing Linux 22 1 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 12.64% 1.08% 9.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.90% 3.03% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 18
Bournemouth median daily rate £430 - £396
10th Percentile £238 - £241
90th Percentile £436 - £500
Dorset median daily rate £425 £494 £393
% change year-on-year -13.97% +25.86% +16.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bournemouth median hourly rate - - -
Dorset median hourly rate £46.25 £43.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +7.56% -2.27% +17.33%

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 49 33 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 28.16% 35.48% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 31
Bournemouth median daily rate £325 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -9.09% +25.71%
10th Percentile £250 £110 £125
90th Percentile £479 £403 £500
Dorset median daily rate £356 £300 £345
% change year-on-year +18.75% -13.04% +35.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Bournemouth median hourly rate £11.79 £10.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -10.42% -63.08%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.38 £9.00
90th Percentile £18.74 £11.13 £12.90
Dorset median hourly rate £13.11 £39.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -66.82% -5.95% +27.76%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 7 (31.82%) Unix
4 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (22.73%) Server Virtualisation
5 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
5 5 (22.73%) Data Centre Operations
5 5 (22.73%) Python
5 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 5 (22.73%) Workflow
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) Dell
5 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
5 5 (22.73%) IaaS
5 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
6 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (18.18%) Puppet
6 4 (18.18%) Time Management
6 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 4 (18.18%) Perl
6 4 (18.18%) HTML
6 4 (18.18%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) CSS

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 2 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) IaaS
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (13.64%) GitHub
4 2 (9.09%) OpenShift
4 2 (9.09%) PaaS
5 1 (4.55%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Kerberos
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (9.09%) DKIM
2 2 (9.09%) DMARC
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) FTP
2 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 2 (9.09%) SMTP
2 2 (9.09%) SSH
2 2 (9.09%) SSL
2 2 (9.09%) tcpdump
2 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) GitLab
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Technical Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Site Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) JSON
2 3 (13.64%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) LDAP
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) J2EE
4 1 (4.55%) JSP
4 1 (4.55%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Unix
2 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (22.73%) Data Centre Operations
3 5 (22.73%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (22.73%) Workflow
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Time Management
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Proactive Management
5 3 (13.64%) Task Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Benchmarking
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.09%) Network Management
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
1 5 (22.73%) Python
2 4 (18.18%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) Jython
4 1 (4.55%) Korn
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Docker
3 2 (9.09%) Sendmail
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
2 3 (13.64%) Ansible
3 2 (9.09%) FreeIPA
3 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 2 (9.09%) Nagios
3 2 (9.09%) Netcool
4 1 (4.55%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco
1 5 (22.73%) Dell
1 5 (22.73%) HP
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
1 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
1 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) CA
2 3 (13.64%) F5
2 3 (13.64%) Splunk
3 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.09%) Proofpoint
4 1 (4.55%) BMC
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle