Period
to 13 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Linux/Unix DevOps was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 13 November 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.

Development Operations Linux/Unix
South West > Somerset
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux/Unix DevOps 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.20% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Somerset median daily rate £525 - -
South West median daily rate £480 £488 £506
% change year-on-year -1.54% -3.70% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Contract vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 488 493 438
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.19% 96.10% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 312 224
Somerset median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -3.45%
10th Percentile £210 £150 £182
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
South West median daily rate £425 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 69
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £23.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.04% -10.58% -33.76%
10th Percentile £14.18 £10.78 £11.10
90th Percentile £44.64 £52.63 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +21.54% +30.00% -9.09%

Linux/Unix DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings that featured Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Somerset

Linux/Unix DevOps
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Linux/Unix DevOps in Somerset.

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux/Unix DevOps in Somerset

Linux/Unix DevOps
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux/Unix DevOps within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. 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
Taunton - 1 £525 -
Linux/Unix DevOps
South West

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, Linux/Unix DevOps contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Somerset region featuring Linux/Unix DevOps in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Linux/Unix DevOps Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) SAP