Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for LXC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LXC over the 6 months to 12 December 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.

LXC (LinuX Containers)
England > North East
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 154 -
Rank change year-on-year +62 - -
Contract jobs citing LXC 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.33% 0.27% -
As % of the System Software category 1.95% 1.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
North East median daily rate £550 £431 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.54% - -
England median daily rate £538 £438 £560
% change year-on-year +22.86% -21.88% +67.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

LXC is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 205 608 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.84% 23.44% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 382 100
North East median daily rate £335 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.35% -10.00% +27.27%
10th Percentile £210 £201 £208
90th Percentile £550 £474 £559
England median daily rate £430 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +4.24% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 75 41
North East median hourly rate £12.75 £27.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.78% +5.88% -7.27%
10th Percentile £9.75 £11.60 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £29.50 £43.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% -

LXC
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing LXC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for LXC in the North East

LXC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LXC in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for LXC in the North East

LXC
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LXC within the North East region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +58 4 £550 +27.54%
LXC
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LXC 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 North East region with a requirement for LXC.

1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Django
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) OWASP
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Scala
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source

LXC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (100.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) CSS3
1 4 (100.00%) Django
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Coaching
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) Line Management
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) OWASP
1 4 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Scala
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle