The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 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.

Linux
West Midlands > Coventry
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 30 31
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Contract jobs citing Linux 9 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.64% 4.12% 2.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.32% 28.81% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 5
Coventry median daily rate £369 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.81% +14.28%  
10th Percentile £302 £157 £251
90th Percentile £479 £431 £495
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £403 £340
% change year-on-year +24.22% +18.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year +10.34% +36.79%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 37 59 61
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 14.98% 14.29% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 73 99
Coventry median daily rate £238 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.66% +7.14%  
10th Percentile £115 £174 £177
90th Percentile £464 £463 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year - +13.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 12
Coventry median hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 £12.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -13.00%  
10th Percentile £11.65 £10.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £15.60 £13.75 £21.24
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +3.70% -12.90%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Coventry

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Coventry

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Coventry over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Coventry

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Linux.

1 8 (44.44%) Java
1 8 (44.44%) Unix
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) J2EE
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Subversion
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Ant
5 3 (16.67%) JUnit
5 3 (16.67%) EJB
5 3 (16.67%) JDBC
5 3 (16.67%) JSP
5 3 (16.67%) SOAP
5 3 (16.67%) Struts
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) JAXB
5 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 3 (16.67%) Tomcat

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (16.67%) JBoss
1 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.11%) IaaS
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.56%) Route 53
4 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.56%) Base SAS
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) Impala
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (5.56%) SAS EBI
3 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Ant
1 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 3 (16.67%) JUnit
1 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) CircleCI
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Travis CI
3 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
1 8 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacker
4 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) J2EE
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Axis
2 3 (16.67%) EJB
2 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 3 (16.67%) JAXB
2 3 (16.67%) JDBC
2 3 (16.67%) jQuery
2 3 (16.67%) JSP
2 3 (16.67%) SOAP
2 3 (16.67%) Struts
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) Java EE
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
1 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Unix
2 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Open Source
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Coaching
5 2 (11.11%) Kanban
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Fuzz Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Line Management
6 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (5.56%) SFIA
6 1 (5.56%) Social Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Static Program Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 3 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Python
4 3 (16.67%) Ruby
4 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCSA
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) Xen
3 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) Cobbler
3 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
3 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) Terraform
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.56%) CommVault
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Teradata
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