The median contractor rate for a Senior Linux Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior Linux Engineer
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 54 57
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 0 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - 1.07% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.12% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 606 623 690
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.39% 95.26% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 416 454
Median daily rate £413 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 23
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +118.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.39 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Senior Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire that featured Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Linux Engineer in Wiltshire

Senior Linux Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Linux Engineer in Wiltshire

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Senior Linux Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Senior Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations

Senior Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle