Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Linux Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

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.

Linux Engineer
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 66 59
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.30% 0.15% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.15% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Swindon median daily rate - - £313
Wiltshire median daily rate £413 £425 £325
% change year-on-year -2.94% +30.77% -2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £30.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 635 652 738
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 93.80% 95.60% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 457 513
Swindon median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% +3.23%
10th Percentile £266 £263 £258
90th Percentile £575 £575 £574
Wiltshire median daily rate £408 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +8.67% -3.85% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 42
Swindon median hourly rate £13.25 £21.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.37% +27.79% -25.22%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.20 £11.02
90th Percentile £50.43 £48.05 £21.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% +100.00% -19.54%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings that featured Linux Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in Swindon

Linux Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Engineer in Swindon

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, Linux Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) Compliance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Perl

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Compliance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk