The table below looks at the statistics for the Linux Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux Support Engineer
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Support Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.99% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 -
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 - -
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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
180 191 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 89.11% 90.09% 96.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 107 106
Average daily rate £365 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 14
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -32.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.43 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £37.25 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Linux Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Linux Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Linux Support Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Linux Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS

Linux Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Linux Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware