The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 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 26 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
Berkshire / Wokingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 5 -
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wokingham - 9.52% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 30.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 Wokingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Wokingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1 13 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 9.09% 30.95% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £130 £230 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.47% -25.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wokingham 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 Wokingham

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Wokingham

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wokingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Wokingham