Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 19 June 2019 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 18 22
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 -12
Contract jobs citing Linux 1 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.63% 7.28% 3.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.70% 42.86% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 8
Warrington median daily rate - £525 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.69% -7.20%
Cheshire median daily rate £418 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +4.38% -3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Warrington median hourly rate - - £30.00
Cheshire median hourly rate - £21.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -29.17% -

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 Warrington with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 35 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 16.98% 16.99% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 42
Warrington median daily rate £275 £350 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.43% -14.63% -6.82%
10th Percentile £147 £120 £202
90th Percentile £440 £603 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £356 £360 £400
% change year-on-year -1.04% -10.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Warrington median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £16.25 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £18.75 £17.50 £26.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year +20.69% +1.75% +5.56%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Warrington

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Warrington

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) Business Agility
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Monetization
1 1 (100.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (100.00%) Threat Detection
1 1 (100.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 22301
1 1 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Nimsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware