Period
to 23 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Linux Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

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 Engineer
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 38 -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport - 0.81% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Newport median daily rate - £425 -
South Wales median daily rate £488 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newport median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. 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
Newport
Contract vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 229 240 181
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.09% 97.17% 93.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 152 111
Newport median daily rate £408 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.44% +8.43% +10.67%
10th Percentile £145 £294 £300
90th Percentile £575 £586 £505
South Wales median daily rate £395 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 14
Newport median hourly rate £47.50 £20.00 £47.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.50% -57.71% +130.68%
10th Percentile £27.86 £12.76 £9.38
90th Percentile £108.00 £61.25 £69.00
South Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +28.57% -0.88%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Newport

Linux Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Engineer in Newport