The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills 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 over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 6 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Contract jobs citing Linux 41 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.39% 7.04% 3.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 18.18% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +21.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £360 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £425 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £39.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
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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
82 77 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 36.77% 38.69% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 37 15
Average daily rate £290 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £185 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Average hourly rate £12.43 £28.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.62% +83.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux.

1 42 (56.00%) Red Hat
2 38 (50.67%) Security Cleared
3 33 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (36.00%) DV Cleared
5 26 (34.67%) SC Cleared
6 25 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 23 (30.67%) Windows
8 22 (29.33%) UNIX
9 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (20.00%) Oracle
10 15 (20.00%) HTML
10 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 14 (18.67%) SQL
11 14 (18.67%) IBM
11 14 (18.67%) TDD
11 14 (18.67%) Software Engineering
11 14 (18.67%) VMware
12 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
13 12 (16.00%) HTML5
13 12 (16.00%) Node.js
13 12 (16.00%) Scrum
13 12 (16.00%) Objective-C
13 12 (16.00%) C++
13 12 (16.00%) Python
14 11 (14.67%) Java
14 11 (14.67%) Web Services
14 11 (14.67%) Apple iOS
15 10 (13.33%) C
15 10 (13.33%) OO
16 9 (12.00%) .NET

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Linux also 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 that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.00%) Node.js
2 7 (9.33%) OpenStack
3 6 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (5.33%) SAS
5 1 (1.33%) CMS
5 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.33%) Apache
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.33%) Drupal
5 1 (1.33%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) OpenShift
2 4 (5.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.67%) SaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Office 365
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) NAS
2 4 (5.33%) Firewall
3 3 (4.00%) SMS
3 3 (4.00%) FTP
3 3 (4.00%) DNS
3 3 (4.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (4.00%) DMZ
4 2 (2.67%) SAN
5 1 (1.33%) SSH
5 1 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.33%) Internet
5 1 (1.33%) SSL
5 1 (1.33%) HTTP
5 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.33%) MySQL
2 4 (5.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.33%) DB2
5 1 (1.33%) OLAP
5 1 (1.33%) Ingres
5 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.33%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Kalido
5 1 (1.33%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.67%) Subversion
2 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.33%) Gerrit
4 3 (4.00%) StarTeam
4 3 (4.00%) JUnit
4 3 (4.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.67%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.67%) NUnit
5 2 (2.67%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.67%) CppUnit
5 2 (2.67%) GoogleTest
6 1 (1.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.33%) Ant
6 1 (1.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.33%) Maven
6 1 (1.33%) Checkstyle
6 1 (1.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Legal
2 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Developer
2 18 (24.00%) Architect
3 8 (10.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 7 (9.33%) iOS Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Integration Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Security Specialist
7 4 (5.33%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Systems Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Cyber Security Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Systems Support
9 2 (2.67%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.67%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.67%) Senior Integration Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.00%) HTML
2 12 (16.00%) HTML5
3 11 (14.67%) Web Services
4 9 (12.00%) .NET
5 8 (10.67%) RESTful
6 7 (9.33%) jQuery
6 7 (9.33%) iOS SDK
6 7 (9.33%) Middleware
7 6 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.67%) CSS
8 5 (6.67%) SOAP
9 4 (5.33%) XML
10 3 (4.00%) Hibernate
11 2 (2.67%) Ajax
11 2 (2.67%) Apache Axis
11 2 (2.67%) Swing
11 2 (2.67%) J2SE
11 2 (2.67%) Java RMI
12 1 (1.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Open Source
2 8 (10.67%) User Experience
3 7 (9.33%) iPhone
4 6 (8.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.67%) Cryptography
6 4 (5.33%) e-Health
7 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.33%) PKI
8 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 23 (30.67%) Windows
3 22 (29.33%) UNIX
4 11 (14.67%) Apple iOS
5 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.67%) Android
7 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.00%) CentOS
8 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.67%) AIX
9 2 (2.67%) Solaris
10 1 (1.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.67%) TDD
2 14 (18.67%) Software Engineering
3 12 (16.00%) Scrum
4 10 (13.33%) OO
5 8 (10.67%) Cyber Security
6 7 (9.33%) Analytics
6 7 (9.33%) iOS Development
6 7 (9.33%) Multithreading
7 6 (8.00%) ITIL
7 6 (8.00%) SIEM
8 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (5.33%) Migration
9 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.00%) Coaching
10 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.00%) Software Distribution
10 3 (4.00%) UML
10 3 (4.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (18.67%) SQL
3 12 (16.00%) Python
3 12 (16.00%) Objective-C
3 12 (16.00%) C++
4 11 (14.67%) Java
5 10 (13.33%) C
6 9 (12.00%) Ruby
6 9 (12.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (10.67%) C#
8 7 (9.33%) Shell Script
9 6 (8.00%) Bash Shell
10 5 (6.67%) VBScript
10 5 (6.67%) VB
11 3 (4.00%) AWK
11 3 (4.00%) Korn
11 3 (4.00%) sed
12 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.33%) PHP5
12 1 (1.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 38 (50.67%) Security Cleared
2 27 (36.00%) DV Cleared
3 26 (34.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (9.33%) Degree
5 3 (4.00%) RHCA
5 3 (4.00%) CCNA
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.00%) RHCE
5 3 (4.00%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.33%) PMP
6 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.33%) GCIA
6 1 (1.33%) GCIH
6 1 (1.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.33%) COSO
2 1 (1.33%) COBIT
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) Tivoli
1 8 (10.67%) Red Hat Satellite
2 6 (8.00%) SCCM
3 3 (4.00%) Puppet
3 3 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.33%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (1.33%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 42 (56.00%) Red Hat
2 25 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 15 (20.00%) Oracle
4 14 (18.67%) IBM
4 14 (18.67%) VMware
5 8 (10.67%) HP
6 7 (9.33%) NetApp
7 4 (5.33%) CA
7 4 (5.33%) Apple
7 4 (5.33%) Fujitsu
8 3 (4.00%) Borland
8 3 (4.00%) Alias
8 3 (4.00%) Sun
9 2 (2.67%) Software AG
9 2 (2.67%) Cisco
9 2 (2.67%) webMethods
10 1 (1.33%) Remedy
10 1 (1.33%) McAfee
10 1 (1.33%) Hitachi
10 1 (1.33%) Informatica
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