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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 20 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Linux 7 21 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.58% 8.40% 11.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.93% 30.88% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 11
Median daily rate £375 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.35%
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
27 68 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.65% 27.20% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 35 42
Median daily rate £350 £335 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 September 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 32 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (47.83%) SC Cleared
4 17 (36.96%) DV Cleared
4 17 (36.96%) Open Source
5 16 (34.78%) VMware
6 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
7 14 (30.43%) ITIL
8 13 (28.26%) Oracle
9 11 (23.91%) Cisco
9 11 (23.91%) Windows
9 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
10 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
10 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (17.39%) Service Management
11 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
12 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
12 7 (15.22%) SQL
13 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
13 6 (13.04%) PCI DSS
13 6 (13.04%) Web Services
13 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
13 6 (13.04%) Juniper
13 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
13 6 (13.04%) Netcool
13 6 (13.04%) SCCM
13 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
14 5 (10.87%) Degree
14 5 (10.87%) PowerShell

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 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.35%) nginx
1 2 (4.35%) SAS
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Project
2 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) HTTP
1 4 (8.70%) SSH
1 4 (8.70%) SSL
1 4 (8.70%) VPN
2 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.52%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) StarTeam
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) RSpec
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Architect
2 10 (21.74%) Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Service Architect
4 6 (13.04%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Incident Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
7 2 (4.35%) SAS Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Unix Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) Web Services
2 3 (6.52%) CSS
2 3 (6.52%) HTML
2 3 (6.52%) jQuery
2 3 (6.52%) Middleware
2 3 (6.52%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.35%) Django
3 2 (4.35%) ELK Stack
3 2 (4.35%) REST
3 2 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.17%) Phusion Passenger
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.70%) PKI
4 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.17%) Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.17%) iPad
6 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.17%) Replication
6 1 (2.17%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.87%) AIX
3 5 (10.87%) Solaris
3 5 (10.87%) Unix
3 5 (10.87%) Windows 10
3 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) CentOS
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Open Source
2 14 (30.43%) ITIL
3 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 8 (17.39%) Service Management
4 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
4 6 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.87%) Change Management
5 5 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (10.87%) Security Operations
6 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.70%) Document Management
6 4 (8.70%) Network Architecture
6 4 (8.70%) Patch Management
6 4 (8.70%) PRINCE
7 3 (6.52%) Release Management
8 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Digital Forensics
8 2 (4.35%) Information Security
8 2 (4.35%) System Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.87%) VB
2 5 (10.87%) VBScript
3 3 (6.52%) Ruby
4 2 (4.35%) Python
4 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 22 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 17 (36.96%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.87%) Degree
5 3 (6.52%) CISSP
5 3 (6.52%) GCIA
5 3 (6.52%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.70%) COBIT
2 4 (8.70%) COSO
2 4 (8.70%) SAS 70
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Netcool
1 6 (13.04%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) Kibana
2 2 (4.35%) logstash
2 2 (4.35%) RSA Security Analytics
2 2 (4.35%) SCSM
3 1 (2.17%) Capistrano
3 1 (2.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) VMware
3 13 (28.26%) Oracle
4 11 (23.91%) Cisco
5 7 (15.22%) Red Hat
6 6 (13.04%) Juniper
7 4 (8.70%) Borland
8 2 (4.35%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.35%) EMC
8 2 (4.35%) Intel Security
8 2 (4.35%) NetWitness
8 2 (4.35%) Qualys
8 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.17%) Citrix
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