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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 10 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Linux 19 38 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.00% 16.03% 18.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 54.29% 51.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 22 7
Median daily rate £315 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £473 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

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
38 70 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.01% 29.54% 36.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 21
Median daily rate £315 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £175 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £463 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 8
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.75 £11.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +57.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £13.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £18.75 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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
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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, 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 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Unix
3 13 (46.43%) Cisco
4 11 (39.29%) VMware
4 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
5 9 (32.14%) jQuery
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 9 (32.14%) CSS
5 9 (32.14%) HTML
6 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 8 (28.57%) MySQL
6 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 7 (25.00%) Ajax
7 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (25.00%) Java
7 7 (25.00%) Juniper
8 6 (21.43%) SAN
8 6 (21.43%) LAN
8 6 (21.43%) WAN
8 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
8 6 (21.43%) SOAP
8 6 (21.43%) Web Services
8 6 (21.43%) IP Telephony
8 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
8 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 6 (21.43%) Virtual Servers

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 3 (10.71%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.57%) nginx
3 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) IP Telephony
1 6 (21.43%) LAN
1 6 (21.43%) SAN
1 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
1 6 (21.43%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) ATM
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (7.14%) Frame Relay
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) RSpec
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (21.43%) Network Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Angular Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Juniper Architect
5 3 (10.71%) SAS Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Contracts Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Information Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) CSS
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
1 9 (32.14%) jQuery
2 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 7 (25.00%) Ajax
4 6 (21.43%) SOAP
4 6 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (10.71%) XML
6 2 (7.14%) Middleware
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (3.57%) Angular 2
7 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
7 1 (3.57%) Django
7 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (3.57%) LAMP
7 1 (3.57%) Node.js
7 1 (3.57%) Phusion Passenger
7 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Unix
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
1 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.86%) Open Source
2 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
3 4 (14.29%) Web Development
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
4 3 (10.71%) ETL
4 3 (10.71%) Release Management
4 3 (10.71%) System Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Network Design
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.57%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Post-Production
6 1 (3.57%) SOA
6 1 (3.57%) TDD
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) Ruby
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (21.43%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Nagios
1 2 (7.14%) Opsview
1 2 (7.14%) QRadar
2 1 (3.57%) Capistrano
2 1 (3.57%) Kibana
2 1 (3.57%) logstash
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Juniper
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
6 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
6 2 (7.14%) Brocade
6 2 (7.14%) F5
6 2 (7.14%) Splunk
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) Zend
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