Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 17 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +10
Contract jobs citing Linux 10 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 8.13% 1.75% 7.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.46% 9.09% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
Bournemouth median daily rate £435 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.00% -33.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £360 £300 £413
90th Percentile £436 £300 £488
Dorset median daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bournemouth median hourly rate - - -
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £46.50 £42.46
% change year-on-year -11.51% +9.51% -1.26%

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 26 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 21.14% 19.30% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 16
Bournemouth median daily rate £400 £238 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.42% -32.14% +55.56%
10th Percentile £300 £165 £124
90th Percentile £435 £378 £488
Dorset median daily rate £388 £238 £275
% change year-on-year +63.16% -13.64% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Bournemouth median hourly rate £19.69 £11.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.98% -48.24% -11.46%
10th Percentile £14.42 £10.75 £13.18
90th Percentile £25.21 £11.25 £29.53
Dorset median hourly rate £13.38 £13.13 £42.00
% change year-on-year +1.87% -68.74% +55.56%

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 25 February 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 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) Dell
1 6 (60.00%) Workflow
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
1 6 (60.00%) IaaS
2 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 5 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (50.00%) Time Management
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) Puppet
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Korn
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development

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 (10.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Process Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Workflow
2 5 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 5 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (50.00%) Time Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Dell
1 6 (60.00%) HP
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) BMC
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft