Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 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
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 24 12
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12 +8
Contract jobs citing Linux 9 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 8.04% 5.19% 10.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 32.35% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 6
Bournemouth median daily rate £456 £360 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.74% -20.00% +14.65%
10th Percentile £400 £309 £293
90th Percentile £495 £419 £488
Dorset median daily rate £425 £370 £450
% change year-on-year +14.86% -17.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bournemouth median hourly rate - - -
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 - £42.46

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 24 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 21.43% 16.04% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 14
Bournemouth median daily rate £400 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -16.67% -4.46%
10th Percentile £354 £182 £178
90th Percentile £488 £401 £493
Dorset median daily rate £400 £220 £175
% change year-on-year +81.82% +25.71% -49.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Bournemouth median hourly rate - £11.00 £14.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -22.12% -15.52%
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £11.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +259.09% -70.67% +124.28%

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 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 24 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Docker
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Google
2 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 5 (55.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (55.56%) Kubernetes
2 5 (55.56%) Terraform
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Clustering
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) IPsec
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) FTP

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 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (55.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) FTP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
2 1 (11.11%) IPsec
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) tcpdump
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) JProfiler
1 1 (11.11%) VisualVM
1 1 (11.11%) YourKit
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) BDD
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Microservices
2 1 (11.11%) Proactive Management
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Samba
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Kubernetes
1 5 (55.56%) Terraform
2 1 (11.11%) Icinga
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat