Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 19 October 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.

Linux
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 8 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -2
Contract jobs citing Linux 27 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 12.33% 10.98% 11.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.03% 41.86% 35.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 4
Knutsford median daily rate £365 £420 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.20% +3.38% +4.84%
10th Percentile £307 £297 £364
90th Percentile £457 £557 £438
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £30.00 £14.86
% change year-on-year - +101.88% -60.37%

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 Knutsford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 71 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 32.42% 26.22% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 28 20
Knutsford median daily rate £365 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.08% -3.53% +9.68%
10th Percentile £310 £248 £347
90th Percentile £433 £539 £485
Cheshire median daily rate £365 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% -11.76% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +34.62% -3.70% -18.18%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Knutsford

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Knutsford

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Knutsford over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Linux 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Unix
3 15 (55.56%) Oracle
4 12 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (33.33%) DevOps
5 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 9 (33.33%) SQL
6 8 (29.63%) .NET
6 8 (29.63%) ITIL
6 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
6 8 (29.63%) SDLC
6 8 (29.63%) Terraform
7 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
7 7 (25.93%) Project Management
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (22.22%) RUP
8 6 (22.22%) MySQL
8 6 (22.22%) Change Management
8 6 (22.22%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) Project Planning
8 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (18.52%) OpenShift
9 5 (18.52%) .NET Core
9 5 (18.52%) Docker
9 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (18.52%) C#

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (18.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) DSL
2 3 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
4 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.41%) Impala
4 2 (7.41%) QlikView
5 1 (3.70%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) Bitbucket
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.11%) Gradle
3 3 (11.11%) Grunt
3 3 (11.11%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
1 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Database Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Backup Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Unix Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Environment Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Splunk Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Storage and Backup Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Teradata Developer
6 1 (3.70%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) .NET Core
3 4 (14.81%) Spring
3 4 (14.81%) Spring Boot
4 3 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.11%) Middleware
4 3 (11.11%) React
4 3 (11.11%) RESTful
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) PMI
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Unix
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) DevOps
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) SDLC
2 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.93%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Change Management
4 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 6 (22.22%) RUP
4 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
6 4 (14.81%) Data Protection
6 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
7 3 (11.11%) Build Automation
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Dependency Management
7 3 (11.11%) Microservices
7 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 3 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
3 5 (18.52%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) Python
4 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.11%) Groovy
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
2 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Docker
2 3 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (11.11%) etcd
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (29.63%) Terraform
3 4 (14.81%) Ansible
3 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
3 4 (14.81%) Puppet
3 4 (14.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Consul
5 1 (3.70%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Isilon
2 4 (14.81%) NetApp
2 4 (14.81%) Rackspace
3 2 (7.41%) Ab Initio
3 2 (7.41%) Actuate
3 2 (7.41%) Cognos
3 2 (7.41%) Splunk
3 2 (7.41%) Tableau
3 2 (7.41%) Teradata
4 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Sybase