Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 16 19
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3 -11
Contract jobs citing Linux 7 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 3.00% 8.33% 9.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.42% 24.00% 25.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 17
Gloucester median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +25.00%
10th Percentile £321 £351 £300
90th Percentile £478 £475 £475
Gloucestershire median daily rate £458 £411 £436
% change year-on-year +11.25% -5.73% +21.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucester median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £41.25 £43.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.71% +2.94% -

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

All Operating Systems
Gloucester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 38 75 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 16.31% 34.72% 38.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 56 57
Gloucester median daily rate £263 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% -8.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £161 £106 £190
90th Percentile £439 £575 £500
Gloucestershire median daily rate £315 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -16.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Gloucester median hourly rate £60.50 £12.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +393.88% -2.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £19.95 £11.48 £10.13
90th Percentile £104.65 £21.90 £16.08
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.25 £13.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year +27.78% +5.88% -27.14%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Gloucester

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Gloucester

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Gloucester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Gloucester

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
3 2 (28.57%) Spring Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Play Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Java Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Researcher
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
2 2 (28.57%) CSS3
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Play Framework
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (42.86%) Microservices
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 1 (14.29%) VMware