The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Consultant
Rank 34 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.41% - 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £388 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Linux Consultant
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
221 217 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.32% 92.74% 89.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 89 107
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -52.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £11.28 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £19.02 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Linux Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux Consultant in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Linux Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Linux Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linux Consultant across the Basingstoke region.

Linux Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Linux Consultant
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Linux Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Linux Consultant in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Linux Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Linux Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Linux Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat