The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 18 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 12 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.35% 12.80% 13.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 39.02% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 26 18
Median daily rate £375 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +18.11%
Linux
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
36 82 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.05% 32.80% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 44 39
Median daily rate £338 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +40.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Linux.

1 36 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
3 23 (42.59%) SC Cleared
4 21 (38.89%) VMware
5 20 (37.04%) DV Cleared
5 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (37.04%) Open Source
6 17 (31.48%) Hyper-V
7 16 (29.63%) ITIL
8 15 (27.78%) Windows
8 15 (27.78%) Oracle
9 14 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (24.07%) Cisco
11 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 11 (20.37%) Red Hat
12 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
13 10 (18.52%) SQL
13 10 (18.52%) Service Management
14 9 (16.67%) Configuration Management
14 9 (16.67%) Risk Management
14 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
15 8 (14.81%) VBScript
15 8 (14.81%) Unix
15 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
15 8 (14.81%) SCCM
15 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
16 7 (12.96%) Windows 10
16 7 (12.96%) VB
16 7 (12.96%) Juniper

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 2 (3.70%) Apache
1 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (3.70%) nginx
1 2 (3.70%) SAS
2 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) JBoss
2 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Project
2 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) VPN
2 4 (7.41%) HTTP
2 4 (7.41%) SSH
2 4 (7.41%) SSL
3 2 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.70%) LAN
3 2 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.41%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) StarTeam
2 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.70%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) RSpec
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Architect
2 10 (18.52%) Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Service Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Incident Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 2 (3.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
8 2 (3.70%) SAS Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (5.56%) CSS
2 3 (5.56%) HTML
2 3 (5.56%) jQuery
2 3 (5.56%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.70%) Django
3 2 (3.70%) ELK Stack
3 2 (3.70%) REST
3 2 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.85%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.85%) J2EE
4 1 (1.85%) JAAS
4 1 (1.85%) Java EE
4 1 (1.85%) JMS
4 1 (1.85%) JMX
4 1 (1.85%) Phusion Passenger
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) PKI
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Clustering
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.85%) iPad
5 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.78%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (14.81%) Unix
3 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (12.96%) Windows 10
4 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
5 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.26%) AIX
6 5 (9.26%) Solaris
7 3 (5.56%) CentOS
7 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Open Source
2 16 (29.63%) ITIL
3 10 (18.52%) Service Management
4 9 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 9 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 6 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 5 (9.26%) Change Management
6 5 (9.26%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (9.26%) Security Operations
7 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.41%) Document Management
7 4 (7.41%) Network Architecture
7 4 (7.41%) Patch Management
7 4 (7.41%) PRINCE
8 3 (5.56%) Compliance Audit
8 3 (5.56%) Release Management
9 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.70%) SDLC
9 2 (3.70%) Service Design
9 2 (3.70%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 8 (14.81%) VBScript
3 7 (12.96%) VB
4 4 (7.41%) Ruby
5 3 (5.56%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) Java
6 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.85%) C
7 1 (1.85%) C++
7 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 23 (42.59%) SC Cleared
3 20 (37.04%) DV Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) Degree
5 3 (5.56%) CISSP
5 3 (5.56%) GCIA
5 3 (5.56%) GCIH
6 1 (1.85%) MCSE
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.85%) VCP4
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.41%) COBIT
2 4 (7.41%) COSO
2 4 (7.41%) SAS 70
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (31.48%) Hyper-V
3 9 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.85%) Docker
4 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) SCCM
2 6 (11.11%) Netcool
3 2 (3.70%) Kibana
3 2 (3.70%) logstash
3 2 (3.70%) RSA Security Analytics
3 2 (3.70%) SCSM
4 1 (1.85%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.85%) SCOM
4 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.85%) vMotion
Vendors
1 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 21 (38.89%) VMware
3 15 (27.78%) Oracle
4 13 (24.07%) Cisco
5 11 (20.37%) Red Hat
6 7 (12.96%) Juniper
7 6 (11.11%) Borland
8 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.70%) EMC
8 2 (3.70%) Intel Security
8 2 (3.70%) NetWitness
8 2 (3.70%) Qualys
8 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.85%) Citrix
9 1 (1.85%) CommVault
9 1 (1.85%) LogRhythm
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