The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 23 23
Rank change year-on-year +14 0  
Contract jobs citing Linux 112 43 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.20% 6.40% 6.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.09% 30.50% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 14
Median daily rate £369 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.46% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £235 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £494 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 215 141 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 29.17% 20.98% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 53 83
Median daily rate £375 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.65%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £11.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £17.13 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Milton Keynes

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Milton Keynes

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Milton Keynes

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Linux.

1 73 (47.40%) Windows
2 66 (42.86%) Unix
2 66 (42.86%) VMware
3 43 (27.92%) Oracle
4 35 (22.73%) Finance
5 32 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (20.78%) Ansible
6 31 (20.13%) Migration
7 30 (19.48%) ITIL
8 28 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (18.18%) MongoDB
9 27 (17.53%) Microsoft
10 26 (16.88%) Active Directory
10 26 (16.88%) AIX
10 26 (16.88%) Java
11 25 (16.23%) Python
11 25 (16.23%) Red Hat
11 25 (16.23%) Microsoft Azure
12 24 (15.58%) OpenStack
12 24 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (14.29%) Security Cleared
15 20 (12.99%) Shell Script
16 19 (12.34%) SQL
16 19 (12.34%) SC Cleared
16 19 (12.34%) GitLab
17 18 (11.69%) DevOps
17 18 (11.69%) Data Centre
17 18 (11.69%) Incident Management
17 18 (11.69%) MySQL

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 24 (15.58%) OpenStack
2 9 (5.84%) Apache
3 8 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.19%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.19%) Skype for Business
4 7 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.90%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (3.25%) IIS
7 4 (2.60%) Confluence
8 3 (1.95%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (1.95%) LiveCycle
8 3 (1.95%) SAS
9 2 (1.30%) JBoss
9 2 (1.30%) WildFly
10 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.65%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (6.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (1.95%) Staffware
2 2 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (16.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.44%) OpenShift
4 12 (7.79%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (4.55%) IaaS
6 2 (1.30%) Office 365
6 2 (1.30%) SaaS
7 1 (0.65%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.09%) LDAP
2 13 (8.44%) SAN
3 8 (5.19%) Internet
4 6 (3.90%) BIG-IP
4 6 (3.90%) Firewall
5 5 (3.25%) Intranet
6 4 (2.60%) DNS
7 3 (1.95%) HTTP
7 3 (1.95%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.95%) WAN
8 2 (1.30%) AMQP
8 2 (1.30%) ATM
8 2 (1.30%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.65%) BGP
9 1 (0.65%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.65%) IPv4
9 1 (0.65%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.65%) NAS
9 1 (0.65%) OSPF
9 1 (0.65%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 18 (11.69%) MySQL
3 17 (11.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 17 (11.04%) SQL Server
4 16 (10.39%) DB2
5 11 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (5.19%) DB2 UDB
7 6 (3.90%) Redis
8 4 (2.60%) Big Data
9 3 (1.95%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.95%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.30%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (12.34%) GitLab
2 17 (11.04%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.49%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.19%) Maven
5 7 (4.55%) Bitbucket
5 7 (4.55%) JIRA
6 5 (3.25%) Gradle
6 5 (3.25%) Introscope
6 5 (3.25%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.95%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.30%) Ant
8 2 (1.30%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.30%) Hudson
8 2 (1.30%) JUnit
8 2 (1.30%) Mockito
8 2 (1.30%) Spock
9 1 (0.65%) Selenium
General
1 35 (22.73%) Finance
2 16 (10.39%) Banking
3 5 (3.25%) Marketing
4 4 (2.60%) Games
5 3 (1.95%) Electronics
5 3 (1.95%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (12.99%) Developer
2 16 (10.39%) Administrator
2 16 (10.39%) Java Developer
3 15 (9.74%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (8.44%) Cloud Engineer
4 13 (8.44%) Monitoring Specialist
5 12 (7.79%) Support Engineer
6 11 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
6 11 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
7 10 (6.49%) Analyst
8 9 (5.84%) Architect
9 7 (4.55%) Linux Specialist
9 7 (4.55%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (3.90%) Cloud Automation Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) Linux Support
10 6 (3.90%) Migration Engineer
11 5 (3.25%) Cloud Architect
11 5 (3.25%) DBA
12 4 (2.60%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.14%) Java EE
2 10 (6.49%) JMS
2 10 (6.49%) Spring
2 10 (6.49%) YAML
3 9 (5.84%) HTML
4 8 (5.19%) REST
5 7 (4.55%) Apache Camel
5 7 (4.55%) Grails
5 7 (4.55%) Spring Integration
5 7 (4.55%) XML
6 6 (3.90%) Web Services
7 5 (3.25%) HTML5
7 5 (3.25%) SOAP
8 4 (2.60%) .NET
8 4 (2.60%) CSS
8 4 (2.60%) J2EE
8 4 (2.60%) Node.js
8 4 (2.60%) XSLT
9 3 (1.95%) LAMP
9 3 (1.95%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.69%) Data Centre
3 16 (10.39%) Hybrid Cloud
3 16 (10.39%) Public Cloud
4 8 (5.19%) Clustering
5 6 (3.90%) DataPower
5 6 (3.90%) Private Cloud
6 5 (3.25%) e-Health
7 4 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.60%) iPad
7 4 (2.60%) Online Games
7 4 (2.60%) Replication
8 3 (1.95%) LPAR
8 3 (1.95%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.95%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.95%) User Experience
9 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.30%) Fintech
9 2 (1.30%) IBM XIV
9 2 (1.30%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 73 (47.40%) Windows
2 66 (42.86%) Unix
3 26 (16.88%) AIX
4 14 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (8.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (8.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (7.79%) CentOS
6 12 (7.79%) Solaris
6 12 (7.79%) Windows Server
7 9 (5.84%) Ubuntu
8 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.25%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (3.25%) zOS
10 4 (2.60%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.60%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.30%) VMS
11 2 (1.30%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.30%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.65%) HPUX
12 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (20.13%) Migration
3 30 (19.48%) ITIL
4 18 (11.69%) DevOps
4 18 (11.69%) Incident Management
4 18 (11.69%) Project Management
5 17 (11.04%) Virtual Environments
6 16 (10.39%) Task Automation
7 15 (9.74%) Service Management
8 14 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (8.44%) Change Management
9 13 (8.44%) ITSM
10 12 (7.79%) Infrastructure Management
11 11 (7.14%) High Availability
11 11 (7.14%) ITIL V3
11 11 (7.14%) Scrum
11 11 (7.14%) Validation
12 10 (6.49%) Capacity Management
12 10 (6.49%) Microservices
13 9 (5.84%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.88%) Java
2 25 (16.23%) Python
3 20 (12.99%) Shell Script
4 19 (12.34%) SQL
5 11 (7.14%) Perl
6 10 (6.49%) Groovy
6 10 (6.49%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.25%) C#
8 3 (1.95%) PHP
9 2 (1.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.65%) Korn
10 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 19 (12.34%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 11 (7.14%) MCSE
4 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (6.49%) MCP
6 4 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.60%) Degree
7 3 (1.95%) APMG
8 1 (0.65%) GSAE
8 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) GPG13
2 1 (0.65%) PMO
2 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 26 (16.88%) Active Directory
2 24 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.84%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (5.19%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.25%) vSphere
8 2 (1.30%) XenApp
9 1 (0.65%) Docker
9 1 (0.65%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.65%) vCloud
9 1 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 32 (20.78%) Ansible
2 9 (5.84%) Rundeck
3 7 (4.55%) SCOM
4 6 (3.90%) OVSD
4 6 (3.90%) SCCM
5 5 (3.25%) CA Wily
6 4 (2.60%) Nagios
6 4 (2.60%) Puppet
7 3 (1.95%) vMotion
8 2 (1.30%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (1.30%) OpenView
8 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.65%) Mesos
9 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 66 (42.86%) VMware
2 43 (27.92%) Oracle
3 27 (17.53%) Microsoft
4 25 (16.23%) Red Hat
5 18 (11.69%) IBM
6 17 (11.04%) Citrix
7 16 (10.39%) Nimsoft
8 15 (9.74%) CA
8 15 (9.74%) Remedy
9 13 (8.44%) HP
10 7 (4.55%) SAP
11 6 (3.90%) Cisco
11 6 (3.90%) F5
11 6 (3.90%) ServiceNow
12 5 (3.25%) NetQoS
12 5 (3.25%) WSO2
13 4 (2.60%) NetApp
13 4 (2.60%) Pega
14 3 (1.95%) Adobe
14 3 (1.95%) ILOG
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