Period
to 18 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Linux Command Line in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux Command Line over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 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)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 - 95
Rank change year-on-year - +95 +22
Contract jobs citing Linux Command Line 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.43% - 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Wales median daily rate £488 - -
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £421
% change year-on-year +11.11% +6.82% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £29.25 - £45.00

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 Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 479 314 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 29.68% 27.23% 31.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 224 301
Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £229 £147 £175
90th Percentile £580 £513 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 12
Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £24.82 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.49% +21.82% +48.72%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.05 £13.16
90th Percentile £24.10 £41.13 £60.25
UK median hourly rate £21.18 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.90% - +7.99%

Linux Command Line
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux Command Line in Wales

Linux Command Line
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Command Line in Wales

Linux Command Line
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Command Line in Wales over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux Command Line in Wales

Linux Command Line
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
South Wales - 7 £488 - 6
Linux Command Line
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (57.14%) Artifactory
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) SonarQube
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (42.86%) WildFly
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Scala
4 3 (42.86%) Mule
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 2 (28.57%) XML

Linux Command Line
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (42.86%) Mule
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 3 (42.86%) WildFly
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) MariaDB
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Artifactory
3 4 (57.14%) SonarQube
3 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (28.57%) FitNesse
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
5 1 (14.29%) Grunt
5 1 (14.29%) gulp
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) webpack
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Nightwatchjs
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Laravel
3 1 (14.29%) Sass
3 1 (14.29%) Symfony
3 1 (14.29%) Twig
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Deployment Automation
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (28.57%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Kanban
6 1 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Scala
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared