Period
to 11 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Linux Consultant was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Consultant
South West > Bristol
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 - 107
Rank change year-on-year - +107 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.46% - 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% - 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Bristol median daily rate £575 - £210
10th Percentile £465 - £205
90th Percentile £613 - £215
South West median daily rate £575 £413 £210
% change year-on-year +39.39% +96.43% -27.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Contract vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 1864 1589 1671
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.67% 94.81% 95.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1262 1120 1238
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £213 £231 £235
90th Percentile £525 £556 £538
South West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 79 82
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £24.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +48.48% -1.49%
10th Percentile £11.78 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.23 £47.50 £41.84
South West median hourly rate £28.00 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.66% -11.67% +49.55%

Linux Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Linux Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Consultant in Bristol

Linux Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Linux Consultant in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Consultant in Bristol

Linux Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Consultant in Bristol over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux Consultant in Bristol

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, Linux Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Linux Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) IBM
3 5 (55.56%) Adobe
3 5 (55.56%) CICS
3 5 (55.56%) Apache
3 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) DB2
3 5 (55.56%) IIS
3 5 (55.56%) BIG-IP
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) JIRA
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) DataPower
3 5 (55.56%) TeamCity
3 5 (55.56%) webpack
3 5 (55.56%) Spring Boot
3 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (55.56%) Mainframe
3 5 (55.56%) Microservices
3 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (55.56%) Green Hat
3 5 (55.56%) React
3 5 (55.56%) Node.js
3 5 (55.56%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (55.56%) Bitbucket
3 5 (55.56%) Analytics

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
1 5 (55.56%) CICS
1 5 (55.56%) IIS
1 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) Alfresco
2 1 (11.11%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) BIG-IP
1 5 (55.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Artifactory
1 5 (55.56%) Bitbucket
1 5 (55.56%) JIRA
1 5 (55.56%) TeamCity
1 5 (55.56%) webpack
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Node.js
1 5 (55.56%) React
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
1 5 (55.56%) Spring Boot
2 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) DataPower
1 5 (55.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Microservices
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) SOLID
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Groovy
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) Python
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe
1 5 (55.56%) F5
1 5 (55.56%) Green Hat
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat