Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 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 18 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
West Midlands > Wolverhampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +16
Contract jobs citing Linux 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 1.59% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Wolverhampton median daily rate £450 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £430 £350
% change year-on-year +10.47% +22.86% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wolverhampton median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -33.33% - -

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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wolverhampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 22.22% 19.35% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
Wolverhampton median daily rate £185 £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.59% +23.64% -
10th Percentile £106 £177 £167
90th Percentile £420 £425 £422
West Midlands median daily rate £365 £400 £338
% change year-on-year -8.75% +18.52% +5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Wolverhampton median hourly rate £16.50 £12.82 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.68% -11.57% -3.33%
10th Percentile £12.86 £12.03 £11.75
90th Percentile £21.00 £13.90 £15.15
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.40
% change year-on-year +3.57% -2.78% -4.00%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Wolverhampton

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 18 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet