Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 19 9
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 -6
Contract jobs citing Linux 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 15.38% 1.10% 1.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 14.29% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Wokingham median daily rate £625 £410 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.44% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £443 £400
% change year-on-year -6.78% +10.63% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wokingham median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.50 £43.28 £37.50
% change year-on-year -13.35% +15.41% -

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 Wokingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wokingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 46.15% 7.69% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 1
Wokingham median daily rate £400 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +12.90% +34.78%
10th Percentile £207 £295 £300
90th Percentile £638 £398 £320
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Wokingham median hourly rate £40.00 - £18.25
10th Percentile £37.50 - £16.43
90th Percentile £42.50 - £19.88
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.88 £15.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -7.50% -30.39% +26.76%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

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

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wokingham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Netezza
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) PhD
2 4 (66.67%) Data Mining
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Bioinformatics
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) Chemistry
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Life Science
2 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) RapidMiner
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (66.67%) KNIME
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (66.67%) Data Integration

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wokingham 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 4 (66.67%) Apache Airflow
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
1 4 (66.67%) Luigi
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Pipeline Pilot
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DOCSIS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
1 4 (66.67%) Data Mining
1 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (66.67%) KNIME
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Audio Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Audio Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Audio Video Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) DB2 Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Kernel Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Kernel Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Kernel Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) JSON
1 4 (66.67%) RESTful
1 4 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Bioinformatics
1 4 (66.67%) Chemistry
1 4 (66.67%) Data Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (66.67%) OO
1 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PhD
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Netezza
1 4 (66.67%) RapidMiner
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware