Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 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 18 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
Berkshire > Maidenhead
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 9 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 29 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 9.97% 10.09% 6.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.86% 45.83% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 6
Maidenhead median daily rate £500 £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.98% +32.31%
10th Percentile £329 £375 £390
90th Percentile £561 £544 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £445 £400
% change year-on-year -7.30% +11.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Maidenhead median hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.05% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.50 £43.28 £37.50
% change year-on-year -13.35% +15.41% -

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 Maidenhead with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Maidenhead
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 51 48 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 17.53% 22.02% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 24
Maidenhead median daily rate £413 £388 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +2.65% +16.15%
10th Percentile £313 £141 £183
90th Percentile £550 £528 £446
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Maidenhead median hourly rate £28.75 £33.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.53% +137.50% +9.80%
10th Percentile £18.63 £14.19 £12.70
90th Percentile £37.88 £46.88 £19.05
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.63 £15.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -9.17% -30.39% +26.50%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Maidenhead

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Maidenhead

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Maidenhead over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Maidenhead

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 18 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 Maidenhead region with a requirement for Linux.

1 18 (62.07%) DevOps
2 17 (58.62%) Docker
2 17 (58.62%) Jenkins
2 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (58.62%) Git (software)
2 17 (58.62%) Bash Shell
3 16 (55.17%) Groovy
3 16 (55.17%) Scrum
4 14 (48.28%) Puppet
4 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
5 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (44.83%) Windows
6 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (41.38%) Kubernetes
7 9 (31.03%) Ansible
7 9 (31.03%) TeamCity
7 9 (31.03%) Python
7 9 (31.03%) Configuration Management
7 9 (31.03%) JIRA
7 9 (31.03%) LAMP
8 8 (27.59%) PHP
8 8 (27.59%) Maven
8 8 (27.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (27.59%) Confluence
8 8 (27.59%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (27.59%) REST
8 8 (27.59%) RHEV
8 8 (27.59%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (27.59%) Trello
8 8 (27.59%) User Stories

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 8 (27.59%) Confluence
2 3 (10.34%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (27.59%) Slack
2 8 (27.59%) Trello
3 6 (20.69%) IaaS
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Redis
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) Git (software)
1 17 (58.62%) Jenkins
2 9 (31.03%) JIRA
2 9 (31.03%) TeamCity
3 8 (27.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (27.59%) Bitbucket
3 8 (27.59%) git-flow
3 8 (27.59%) Maven
3 8 (27.59%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (6.90%) ProC
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Development Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Security Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (3.45%) Information Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) LAMP
2 8 (27.59%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (27.59%) REST
3 6 (20.69%) pytest
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Solaris
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (3.45%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) SUSE
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) DevOps
2 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (55.17%) Scrum
4 14 (48.28%) Test Automation
5 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (31.03%) Configuration Management
7 8 (27.59%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (27.59%) User Stories
8 6 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (17.24%) Microservices
9 5 (17.24%) Release Management
9 5 (17.24%) SOA
10 3 (10.34%) Information Security
11 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
12 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
12 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
12 1 (3.45%) Network Management
12 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Bash Shell
2 16 (55.17%) Groovy
3 9 (31.03%) Python
4 8 (27.59%) PHP
5 4 (13.79%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) CISM
2 2 (6.90%) CISA
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
2 2 (6.90%) RHCE
3 1 (3.45%) CRISC
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Docker
2 8 (27.59%) oVirt
2 8 (27.59%) RHEV
3 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (3.45%) SRDF
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) Puppet
2 12 (41.38%) Kubernetes
3 9 (31.03%) Ansible
4 8 (27.59%) Terraform
5 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (20.69%) Salt
6 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.34%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Aruba
4 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) McAfee
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) NetScout
4 1 (3.45%) Riverbed