The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Telford with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Linux
Shropshire / Telford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 8 8
Rank change year-on-year +6 0  
Contract jobs citing Linux 48 54 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 32.21% 18.18% 18.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 72.73% 57.45% 47.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 36 16
Median daily rate £525 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.31% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £395 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

Linux 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 Telford with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Telford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 66 94 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 44.30% 31.65% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 50 21
Median daily rate £515 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.42% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £395 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £509 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Telford

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Telford

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Telford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Telford

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Telford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Linux 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 Telford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 47 (56.63%) Python
2 46 (55.42%) Git (software)
3 45 (54.22%) Windows
4 43 (51.81%) Puppet
5 42 (50.60%) Confluence
5 42 (50.60%) Configuration Management
5 42 (50.60%) JIRA
6 37 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (44.58%) Amazon AWS
7 36 (43.37%) Subversion
8 33 (39.76%) Docker
9 32 (38.55%) JSON
10 30 (36.14%) Ruby
10 30 (36.14%) Ansible
10 30 (36.14%) Jenkins
11 29 (34.94%) Bash Shell
11 29 (34.94%) DevOps
11 29 (34.94%) Scrum
12 28 (33.73%) SOA
12 28 (33.73%) Microsoft Azure
13 27 (32.53%) CentOS
13 27 (32.53%) Middleware
13 27 (32.53%) Unix
14 26 (31.33%) TDD
15 25 (30.12%) Elasticsearch
15 25 (30.12%) Terraform
16 24 (28.92%) Kanban
16 24 (28.92%) HTTP
17 23 (27.71%) SOAP
17 23 (27.71%) PostgreSQL

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 42 (50.60%) Confluence
2 25 (30.12%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (10.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (9.64%) JBoss
4 8 (9.64%) WebLogic
5 7 (8.43%) Apache
6 1 (1.20%) Mule
6 1 (1.20%) nginx
6 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.20%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 37 (44.58%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (33.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.23%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.41%) GitHub
5 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.20%) IaaS
5 1 (1.20%) PaaS
5 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.92%) HTTP
2 20 (24.10%) SSL
3 8 (9.64%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.71%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database
3 8 (9.64%) MySQL
4 7 (8.43%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (55.42%) Git (software)
2 42 (50.60%) JIRA
3 36 (43.37%) Subversion
4 30 (36.14%) Jenkins
5 22 (26.51%) Maven
6 15 (18.07%) SoapUI
6 15 (18.07%) Sonatype Nexus
7 11 (13.25%) JUnit
8 7 (8.43%) Eclipse
8 7 (8.43%) IntelliJ
8 7 (8.43%) Selenium
9 3 (3.61%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.41%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.41%) JMeter
10 2 (2.41%) Vagrant
11 1 (1.20%) Ant
11 1 (1.20%) FishEye
11 1 (1.20%) Gatling
11 1 (1.20%) Grunt
General
1 1 (1.20%) Advertising
1 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (34.94%) Developer
2 21 (25.30%) Architect
3 17 (20.48%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (16.87%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (14.46%) SOA Developer
6 11 (13.25%) Agile Developer
6 11 (13.25%) Linux Developer
6 11 (13.25%) Senior Architect
6 11 (13.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 10 (12.05%) Scala Developer
8 8 (9.64%) DBA
8 8 (9.64%) Senior Developer
9 7 (8.43%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (8.43%) MySQL DBA
10 6 (7.23%) JIRA Engineer
11 5 (6.02%) Administrator
11 5 (6.02%) Messaging Developer
11 5 (6.02%) Senior Agile Developer
12 4 (4.82%) DevOps Systems Engineer
12 4 (4.82%) Elasticsearch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (38.55%) JSON
2 27 (32.53%) Middleware
3 23 (27.71%) SOAP
4 22 (26.51%) XML
5 15 (18.07%) JSON Schema
5 15 (18.07%) WSDL
5 15 (18.07%) XSLT
6 14 (16.87%) REST
6 14 (16.87%) XSD
7 12 (14.46%) Spring
8 11 (13.25%) CSS
8 11 (13.25%) HTML
8 11 (13.25%) HTML5
8 11 (13.25%) Play Framework
9 7 (8.43%) Akka
9 7 (8.43%) EJB
9 7 (8.43%) Hibernate
9 7 (8.43%) J2EE
9 7 (8.43%) J2SE
10 6 (7.23%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) Public Cloud
2 7 (8.43%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (54.22%) Windows
2 27 (32.53%) CentOS
2 27 (32.53%) Unix
3 18 (21.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (18.07%) Mac OS X
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.61%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.41%) Solaris
8 1 (1.20%) AIX
8 1 (1.20%) HPUX
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.60%) Configuration Management
2 37 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (34.94%) DevOps
3 29 (34.94%) Scrum
4 28 (33.73%) SOA
5 26 (31.33%) TDD
6 24 (28.92%) Kanban
7 23 (27.71%) Open Source
8 21 (25.30%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (22.89%) Test Automation
10 12 (14.46%) Conceptual Models
11 11 (13.25%) SDLC
11 11 (13.25%) Server Virtualisation
12 9 (10.84%) Microservices
13 8 (9.64%) Case Management
14 6 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (7.23%) Task Automation
15 5 (6.02%) E-Commerce
15 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
16 4 (4.82%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (56.63%) Python
2 30 (36.14%) Ruby
3 29 (34.94%) Bash Shell
4 16 (19.28%) Perl
5 12 (14.46%) Java
5 12 (14.46%) Scala
6 11 (13.25%) SQL
7 9 (10.84%) C#
8 4 (4.82%) PHP
8 4 (4.82%) VB
8 4 (4.82%) VB6
9 2 (2.41%) Groovy
10 1 (1.20%) Haskell
10 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.41%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 33 (39.76%) Docker
2 3 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (51.81%) Puppet
2 30 (36.14%) Ansible
3 25 (30.12%) Terraform
4 9 (10.84%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.61%) Webmin
6 1 (1.20%) Grafana
6 1 (1.20%) Kibana
6 1 (1.20%) logstash
6 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) WSO2
2 13 (15.66%) Oracle
2 13 (15.66%) Red Hat
3 12 (14.46%) MuleSoft
4 8 (9.64%) webMethods
5 7 (8.43%) Adobe
6 5 (6.02%) Atlassian
6 5 (6.02%) Google
7 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.41%) VMware
8 1 (1.20%) SAP
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £520.00 per day
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