Period
to 20 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months to 20 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over 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/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 89 74
Contract jobs citing Linux Command Line 0 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.46% 1.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.62% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Cheshire median daily rate - £400 £400
North West median daily rate £425 £550 £400
% change year-on-year -22.73% +37.50% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £48.00

Linux Command Line is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 329 370 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 33.47% 28.33% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 218 257
Cheshire median daily rate £386 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +2.74% -11.52%
10th Percentile £250 £246 £219
90th Percentile £538 £550 £515
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 38
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £28.75 £24.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.13% +17.95% +13.37%
North West median hourly rate £20.87 £20.00 £18.09
% change year-on-year +4.34% +10.56% -3.78%

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Linux Command Line as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in Cheshire

Linux Command Line
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Linux Command Line in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Command Line in Cheshire