Period
to 20 October 2018

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 October 2018 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 85 101
Rank change year-on-year -5 +16 -
Contract jobs citing Linux Command Line 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.15% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 1.11% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £394 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% - -
North West median daily rate £450 £394 £395
% change year-on-year +14.29% -0.32% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 354 360 505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 27.13% 28.04% 31.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 256 335
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £280 £240 £238
90th Percentile £565 £525 £670
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 11
Cheshire median hourly rate £21.67 £28.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.96% +35.71% +23.53%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.25 £14.43
90th Percentile £67.50 £65.00 £33.75
North West median hourly rate £23.34 £22.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +6.09% +37.50% -5.88%

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

Linux Command Line
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Command Line within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Crewe - 2 £400 -
Linux Command Line
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Linux Command Line 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) AMQP
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Modular Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development

Linux Command Line
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (100.00%) Zend Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) B2B
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Modular Programming
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend