Period
to 17 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months to 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over 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/Unix Command Line Interface (CLI)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 184 194
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux Command Line 33 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 0.77% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 3
South West median daily rate £474 £345 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.32% -21.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £381 £333 £404
90th Percentile £488 £552 £471
England median daily rate £500 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +3.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £49.34 £36.61 £47.00
% change year-on-year +34.78% -22.12% +4.44%

Linux Command Line is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,746 1,163 1,374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.05% 23.34% 26.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,034 669 867
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £563 £550
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 70 77
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £11.85 £13.63 £11.56
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.87 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -7.23% +15.38% -7.14%

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Linux Command Line as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in the South West

Linux Command Line
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Command Line in the South West

Linux Command Line
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Command Line in the South West over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux Command Line in the South West

Linux Command Line
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux Command Line in the South West

Linux Command Line
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Command Line within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 June 2019. 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
Wiltshire -24 12 £450 -10.00% 2
Devon - 7 £475 -
Somerset - 5 £473 - 1
Bristol -17 4 £475 +37.68%
Dorset +2 1 - -
Cornwall - 1 £300 -
Linux Command Line
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Linux Command Line also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) Unix
2 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
3 15 (45.45%) Confluence
3 15 (45.45%) JIRA
4 14 (42.42%) MySQL
5 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (30.30%) DV Cleared
6 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
6 10 (30.30%) PHP
6 10 (30.30%) OO
7 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (27.27%) Windows
8 8 (24.24%) Java
8 8 (24.24%) Atlassian
9 7 (21.21%) Maven
9 7 (21.21%) Checkstyle
9 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
9 7 (21.21%) JUnit
9 7 (21.21%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (21.21%) JMS
9 7 (21.21%) VMS
9 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
9 7 (21.21%) Drools
9 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
9 7 (21.21%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (21.21%) RESTful
9 7 (21.21%) Mockito
9 7 (21.21%) REST

Linux Command Line
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (45.45%) Confluence
2 7 (21.21%) WildFly
3 5 (15.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) MySQL
2 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
2 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
3 4 (12.12%) Amazon Aurora
3 4 (12.12%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Git (software)
2 15 (45.45%) JIRA
3 7 (21.21%) Checkstyle
3 7 (21.21%) JUnit
3 7 (21.21%) Liquibase
3 7 (21.21%) Maven
3 7 (21.21%) Mockito
3 7 (21.21%) SonarQube
3 7 (21.21%) Vagrant
4 6 (18.18%) Bitbucket
5 3 (9.09%) PEAR
6 2 (6.06%) Ant
6 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
6 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.06%) Selenium
6 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) PHP Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Administrator
4 7 (21.21%) AWS Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
5 6 (18.18%) IT Administrator
5 6 (18.18%) IT Systems Administrator
5 6 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (15.15%) PHP WordPress Developer
6 5 (15.15%) WordPress Developer
7 4 (12.12%) DBA
7 4 (12.12%) MySQL DBA
8 2 (6.06%) Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
8 2 (6.06%) Software Tester
8 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Tester
9 1 (3.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior MySQL DBA
9 1 (3.03%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Drools
1 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
1 7 (21.21%) Java EE
1 7 (21.21%) JAX-RS
1 7 (21.21%) JMS
1 7 (21.21%) Lambda Expressions
1 7 (21.21%) Laravel
1 7 (21.21%) REST
1 7 (21.21%) RESTful
1 7 (21.21%) WireMock
2 5 (15.15%) CSS
2 5 (15.15%) HTML
2 5 (15.15%) Mustache
3 2 (6.06%) Gherkin
3 2 (6.06%) GraphQL
3 2 (6.06%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (3.03%) PKI
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 16 (48.48%) Unix
3 9 (27.27%) Windows
4 7 (21.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 10 (30.30%) OO
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.21%) CQRS
4 7 (21.21%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (21.21%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (21.21%) Microservices
4 7 (21.21%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 6 (18.18%) Change Management
5 6 (18.18%) DevOps
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (15.15%) Content Writing
6 5 (15.15%) MVC
6 5 (15.15%) OOP
6 5 (15.15%) SEO
6 5 (15.15%) Time Management
6 5 (15.15%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) PHP
2 8 (24.24%) Java
3 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
3 7 (21.21%) Java 8
3 7 (21.21%) JPQL
3 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
4 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) PHP 7
5 2 (6.06%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) DV Cleared
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) CCENT
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Firmware
1 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) cPanel
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Atlassian
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Percona
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Thales