Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tamworth 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 14 December 2018 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
Staffordshire > Tamworth
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 8 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - -
Contract jobs citing Linux 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tamworth 7.50% 16.67% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 0
Tamworth median daily rate £370 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% - -
Staffordshire median daily rate £370 £400 £338
% change year-on-year -7.50% +18.52% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tamworth median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 Tamworth with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Tamworth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 25 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tamworth 31.25% 33.33% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 0
Tamworth median daily rate £363 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.68% - -
Staffordshire median daily rate £360 £375 £300
% change year-on-year -4.00% +25.00% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Tamworth median hourly rate £14.00 - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £16.38 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +12.93% +3.57% +3.70%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Tamworth

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Tamworth

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tamworth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Tamworth

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tamworth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Linux 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 Tamworth region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (16.67%) Migration

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tamworth 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 6 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Project Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft