Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 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)
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 102 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - +94
Contract jobs citing Linux Command Line 15 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.94% 0.26% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.16% 0.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Wales median daily rate £425 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% - -
UK median daily rate £475 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% +3.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £24.23 £46.00 £47.00
% change year-on-year -47.33% -2.13% +452.94%

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 474 419 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 29.61% 27.62% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 277 224
Wales median daily rate £425 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.28% +12.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £217 £178 £165
90th Percentile £638 £518 £511
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 17 23
Wales median hourly rate £14.14 £30.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.88% +46.34% +3.47%
10th Percentile £8.81 £13.19 £14.43
90th Percentile £33.51 £85.42 £72.80
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year - +4.88% -2.38%

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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 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
South Wales +17 15 £425 -10.53%
Linux Command Line
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for Linux Command Line.

1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (66.67%) C
3 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) Embedded C
5 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (26.67%) DevOps
6 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (26.67%) Python
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
7 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (20.00%) Terraform
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
8 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (13.33%) Ansible
8 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (13.33%) Coaching
8 2 (13.33%) Microservices
8 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (13.33%) Unix
8 2 (13.33%) C#

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 1 (6.67%) Mule
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Cosmos DB
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Microservices
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C
2 7 (46.67%) Embedded C
3 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (26.67%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (13.33%) C#
6 2 (13.33%) Java
7 1 (6.67%) Scala
7 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Terraform
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
3 1 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Google
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft