The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 25 24 19
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5  
Contract jobs citing Linux 3 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 2.16% 3.70% 3.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.71% 16.67% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £550 £325 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.23% -45.83%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -8.23% +18.05%  

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 Norfolk with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 28 42 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 20.14% 22.22% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 33
Median daily rate £370 £325 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.84% +62.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £170 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £336
% change year-on-year +6.37% +8.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 16
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -6.97%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -10.29% +9.67%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 Norfolk

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Norfolk

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Norfolk

Linux
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -3 1 £550 +57.14% 7
King's Lynn - 1 - - 1
Linux
East of England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (37.50%) Terraform
3 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (37.50%) Route 53
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Puppet
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
1 3 (37.50%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (37.50%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (12.50%) Extranet
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Vagrant
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Ant
4 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
4 1 (12.50%) Grunt
4 1 (12.50%) gulp
4 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) EDI
2 1 (12.50%) Express
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) React
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) Velocity
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) WebSockets
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) DevOps
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Complexity Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 1 (12.50%) CRUD
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) AWS Certification
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Terraform
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Juniper
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