Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 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 18 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
Wiltshire > Salisbury
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 11 3
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury - 5.56% 27.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 22.22% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Salisbury median daily rate - £359 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.42% +3.85%
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £438 £370
% change year-on-year -2.86% +18.24% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Salisbury median hourly rate - - £32.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £32.50

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 Salisbury with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Salisbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 3 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 10.00% 25.00% 36.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
Salisbury median daily rate £135 £358 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.24% +14.40% +184.09%
10th Percentile £96 £274 £133
90th Percentile £143 £408 £430
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £355 £344
% change year-on-year +5.63% +3.27% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Salisbury median hourly rate - - £32.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £15.25 £41.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -62.80% +95.24% -5.35%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Salisbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Salisbury

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Salisbury

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Salisbury