The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Fedora skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fedora over the 3 months to 27 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.

Fedora Linux
England / South West
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 146
Contract jobs citing Fedora 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.095%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

Fedora 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 the South West with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 459 657 618
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.83% 22.64% 19.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 394 310
Median daily rate £350 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £160 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £471 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 73 85
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +13.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £9.72 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £46.27 £36.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Fedora
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Fedora as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Fedora in the South West

Fedora
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fedora in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fedora in the South West

Fedora
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fedora 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 South West region with a requirement for Fedora.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line

Fedora
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSH
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) Samba