The median contractor rate for a Linux Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
Devon / Exeter
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter - - 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.63% +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 143 74 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 96.62% 97.37% 98.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 50 31
Median daily rate £372 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.28% +27.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £287 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.52% -42.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £22.60 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Exeter

Linux Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Engineer in Exeter

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Linux Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Exeter region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Remedy
4 4 (57.14%) Puppet
5 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (28.57%) ISO 14001
5 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
5 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Customer Requirements
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 14001
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) Remedy
2 5 (71.43%) VMware