Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for LXC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LXC over the 6 months to 18 July 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.

LXC (LinuX Containers)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing LXC 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.074% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median daily rate - - -
North West median daily rate - £425 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

LXC is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 205 142 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 15.15% 11.52% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 115 115
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £227 £168 £250
90th Percentile £498 £515 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 15 23
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +11.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.75 £10.60
90th Percentile £21.28 £20.10 £20.55
North West median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -3.23% +14.81% -3.57%

LXC
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 LXC within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 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
Northwich - 1 - -
LXC
North West

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing LXC 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 LXC.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Segue
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
1 1 (100.00%) Engine Yard
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

LXC
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Engine Yard
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Segue