Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 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 > Newbury
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 19 11
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8 +19
Contract jobs citing Linux 41 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 12.89% 7.35% 8.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.08% 29.85% 50.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 6
Newbury median daily rate £350 £463 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.32% +13.78% +1.63%
10th Percentile £300 £388 £316
90th Percentile £644 £588 £466
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £448 £400
% change year-on-year -7.82% +11.88% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Newbury median hourly rate £8.00 £50.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -84.00% +156.41% -
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 Newbury with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 63 67 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 19.81% 24.63% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 44 12
Newbury median daily rate £350 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -26.72% -6.19%
10th Percentile £130 £275 £300
90th Percentile £585 £453 £484
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Newbury median hourly rate £8.00 £38.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -78.95% +108.22% -0.60%
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -8.33% -30.39% +26.50%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Newbury

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Newbury

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Newbury over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Newbury

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Newbury

For the 6 months to 19 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Linux.

1 22 (53.66%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) Jenkins
4 13 (31.71%) MySQL
4 13 (31.71%) Unix
5 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
5 12 (29.27%) Python
6 11 (26.83%) Puppet
7 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (24.39%) Citrix
8 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
8 9 (21.95%) IIS
8 9 (21.95%) DevOps
9 8 (19.51%) Pandas
9 8 (19.51%) PHP
9 8 (19.51%) .NET
9 8 (19.51%) SciPy
9 8 (19.51%) NumPy
9 8 (19.51%) TeamCity
9 8 (19.51%) TDD
10 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
10 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
10 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (17.07%) Server Patching
10 7 (17.07%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (17.07%) OpenStack
11 6 (14.63%) Windows Server

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 9 (21.95%) IIS
2 7 (17.07%) OpenStack
3 4 (9.76%) Apache
3 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.88%) IBM Domino
4 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 10 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) VPN
2 3 (7.32%) LTE
2 3 (7.32%) VoIP
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 2 (4.88%) Junos
3 2 (4.88%) Skype
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.44%) LDAP
4 1 (2.44%) VLAN
4 1 (2.44%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) MySQL
2 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.51%) TeamCity
3 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.76%) Maven
4 2 (4.88%) CruiseControl
4 2 (4.88%) Grunt
General
1 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Architect
2 8 (19.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Python Developer
3 7 (17.07%) AWS DevOps
3 7 (17.07%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) AWS Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Senior DevOps
3 7 (17.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) IT Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Java Web Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
1 8 (19.51%) NumPy
1 8 (19.51%) Pandas
1 8 (19.51%) SciPy
2 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
2 4 (9.76%) CSS
2 4 (9.76%) Drools
2 4 (9.76%) HTML
2 4 (9.76%) Java EE
2 4 (9.76%) jBPM
2 4 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (9.76%) Polymer
2 4 (9.76%) React
2 4 (9.76%) XML
3 3 (7.32%) RESTful
4 2 (4.88%) REST
4 2 (4.88%) Web Services
5 1 (2.44%) Celery
5 1 (2.44%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.76%) CMDB
3 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Unix
3 7 (17.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (14.63%) Ubuntu
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.76%) Debian
5 4 (9.76%) SUSE
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) CentOS
6 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
6 2 (4.88%) Solaris
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) DevOps
2 8 (19.51%) TDD
3 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) Server Patching
4 6 (14.63%) Scrum
5 5 (12.20%) Open Source
6 4 (9.76%) API Integration
6 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.76%) Stochastic Modelling
6 4 (9.76%) Web Development
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL
8 2 (4.88%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.88%) Information Security
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (4.88%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.88%) Migration
8 2 (4.88%) Network Management
8 2 (4.88%) Release Management
8 2 (4.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) SQL
2 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
2 12 (29.27%) Python
3 8 (19.51%) PHP
4 6 (14.63%) C++
5 5 (12.20%) C
6 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.76%) Java
6 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Docker
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) VMware NSX
2 3 (7.32%) vSphere
3 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.88%) vCloud
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Puppet
2 7 (17.07%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.76%) Ansible
3 4 (9.76%) Nmap
3 4 (9.76%) OpenVAS
3 4 (9.76%) SCCM
3 4 (9.76%) vRealize
3 4 (9.76%) WSUS
4 2 (4.88%) CFEngine
4 2 (4.88%) FortiGate
4 2 (4.88%) Icinga
4 2 (4.88%) SCOM
4 2 (4.88%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.88%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.88%) Unicenter
5 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.44%) PowerCLI
5 1 (2.44%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.44%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Citrix
2 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) 3PAR
4 2 (4.88%) CA
4 2 (4.88%) Dell
4 2 (4.88%) EMC
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) IBM
4 2 (4.88%) Infoblox
4 2 (4.88%) Juniper
4 2 (4.88%) Lotus
4 2 (4.88%) NetApp
4 2 (4.88%) NetIQ
4 2 (4.88%) Nimsoft
4 2 (4.88%) SonicWALL
4 2 (4.88%) Sun
4 2 (4.88%) Zerto