Period
to 17 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Linux Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

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 Developer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 88 79
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Developer 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.25% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £425 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +88.89% -40.79%
East of England median daily rate £455 £425 £300
% change year-on-year +7.06% +41.67% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 1,132 1,268 1,064
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.41% 93.72% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 642 534
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £260 £200 £182
90th Percentile £575 £525 £504
East of England median daily rate £425 £415 £388
% change year-on-year +2.41% +7.10% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 132 94
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £33.50 £24.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.76% +35.70% +20.43%
10th Percentile £11.50 £12.25 £10.10
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.28
East of England median hourly rate £17.43 £18.00 £20.41
% change year-on-year -3.19% -11.81% -5.07%

Linux Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Developer in Cambridgeshire

Linux Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Developer in Cambridgeshire

Linux Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Developer in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux Developer in Cambridgeshire

Linux Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -11 3 - - 5
Linux Developer
East of England

Linux Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, Linux Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Linux Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Junos
3 1 (33.33%) Twisted
3 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) OpenFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (33.33%) Slack
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) VMS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) Firmware
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Linux Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) Junos
1 1 (33.33%) OpenFlow
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Twisted
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (33.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper