Period
to 14 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Linux Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 14 December 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.

Linux Support
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 - 77
Rank change year-on-year - +77 -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Support 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.15% - 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Gloucestershire median daily rate - - £175
South West median daily rate £350 £389 £175
% change year-on-year -9.97% +122.14% -46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £27.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 611 824 974
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.43% 91.96% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 489 560
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £194 £167 £212
90th Percentile £538 £575 £513
South West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 88 62
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -33.33% +50.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.63 £11.17
90th Percentile £56.05 £46.00 £54.21
South West median hourly rate £27.75 £26.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.71% -12.50% +49.78%

Linux Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings that featured Linux Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Support in Gloucestershire

Linux Support
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Support within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Linux Support
South West

Linux Support Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, Linux Support 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Linux Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Facilities Management
1 1 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

Linux Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Facilities Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware