Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Poole 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 January 2018 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
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 13 10
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 -3
Contract jobs citing Linux 13 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Poole 22.81% 1.69% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.17% 5.88% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Poole median daily rate £388 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% -27.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £200 £313 £425
90th Percentile £444 £338 £475
Dorset median daily rate £425 £350 £450
% change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Poole median hourly rate - - -
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £46.50 £41.98
% change year-on-year -11.51% +10.77% -2.37%

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 Poole with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Poole
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 24 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Poole 42.11% 28.81% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 5
Poole median daily rate £388 £110 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +252.27% -37.14% -22.22%
10th Percentile £200 £103 £160
90th Percentile £444 £225 £360
Dorset median daily rate £400 £264 £180
% change year-on-year +51.66% +46.53% -35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 5
Poole median hourly rate £13.11 - £37.50
10th Percentile £11.50 - £19.65
90th Percentile £26.50 - £38.75
Dorset median hourly rate £26.00 £13.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year +98.02% -64.99% +56.25%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Poole

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Poole

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Poole

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Poole over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Poole

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Poole

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Poole region with a requirement for Linux.

1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Ingres
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) Unix
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) Banking
5 6 (46.15%) C
6 5 (38.46%) PHP
6 5 (38.46%) MySQL
6 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
6 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
7 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
7 4 (30.77%) Web Development
7 4 (30.77%) POJO
7 4 (30.77%) MariaDB
7 4 (30.77%) Korn
7 4 (30.77%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) Windows
9 2 (15.38%) R
9 2 (15.38%) REST
9 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
9 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (15.38%) Apache
9 2 (15.38%) SOA
9 2 (15.38%) MVC
9 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
9 2 (15.38%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) CSS
9 2 (15.38%) Web Services

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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 (15.38%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Ingres
2 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) RDBMS
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 4 (30.77%) MariaDB
4 1 (7.69%) Infinispan
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Ant
1 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Applications Support
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Ingres Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Ingres Support
5 1 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) POJO
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) JMS
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) C
4 5 (38.46%) PHP
5 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 4 (30.77%) Korn
5 4 (30.77%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) R
7 1 (7.69%) C#
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Google