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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 6 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing Linux 52 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 21.85% 7.87% 3.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 55.32% 21.51% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 1
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£384 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.70% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -11.11%
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
94 93 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 39.50% 36.61% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 47 12
Average daily rate £350 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £325 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 15
Average hourly rate £11.88 £12.88 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.76% -66.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 45 (59.21%) Red Hat
2 37 (48.68%) Security Cleared
2 37 (48.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (38.16%) Windows
4 26 (34.21%) DV Cleared
5 24 (31.58%) SC Cleared
5 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 16 (21.05%) VMware
6 16 (21.05%) UNIX
6 16 (21.05%) SQL
6 16 (21.05%) Oracle
7 13 (17.11%) Java
7 13 (17.11%) IBM
7 13 (17.11%) Python
7 13 (17.11%) Open Source
8 12 (15.79%) MySQL
9 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (14.47%) Bash Shell
9 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (14.47%) PowerShell
10 10 (13.16%) Ruby
10 10 (13.16%) Shell Script
10 10 (13.16%) Web Services
11 9 (11.84%) Apache
11 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
11 9 (11.84%) PHP
11 9 (11.84%) HTML
11 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
11 9 (11.84%) Active Directory
11 9 (11.84%) NetApp

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 9 (11.84%) Apache
1 9 (11.84%) OpenStack
2 6 (7.89%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.95%) Drupal
3 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.95%) SAS
3 3 (3.95%) CMS
3 3 (3.95%) WordPress
4 2 (2.63%) IIS
5 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) OpenShift
2 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.32%) SaaS
3 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.21%) NAS
2 4 (5.26%) SAN
2 4 (5.26%) Internet
2 4 (5.26%) Firewall
3 3 (3.95%) DMZ
3 3 (3.95%) SMS
3 3 (3.95%) FTP
3 3 (3.95%) DNS
3 3 (3.95%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.63%) ATM
5 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) MySQL
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.95%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.63%) PowerCenter
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (2.63%) Big Data
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.32%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.32%) Ingres
7 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Subversion
2 3 (3.95%) JUnit
2 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.95%) StarTeam
3 2 (2.63%) CppUnit
3 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.63%) GoogleTest
3 2 (2.63%) ClearCase
3 2 (2.63%) NUnit
3 2 (2.63%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.32%) Maven
4 1 (1.32%) Checkstyle
4 1 (1.32%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.32%) JIRA
4 1 (1.32%) Ant
General
1 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Legal
2 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (25.00%) Developer
2 18 (23.68%) Architect
3 10 (13.16%) Consultant
4 7 (9.21%) PHP Developer
4 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Architect
5 6 (7.89%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Security Specialist
7 4 (5.26%) Cyber Security Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Lead Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Systems Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Systems Support
9 2 (2.63%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Tester
9 2 (2.63%) Applications Support
9 2 (2.63%) Informatica Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.63%) Senior Integration Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Storage Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) Web Services
2 9 (11.84%) HTML
3 8 (10.53%) CSS
3 8 (10.53%) SOAP
3 8 (10.53%) Ajax
3 8 (10.53%) jQuery
4 7 (9.21%) XML
5 6 (7.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (7.89%) Middleware
5 6 (7.89%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (5.26%) JSON
6 4 (5.26%) Symfony
7 3 (3.95%) Laravel
7 3 (3.95%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.63%) Java RMI
8 2 (2.63%) Swing
8 2 (2.63%) J2SE
8 2 (2.63%) .NET
8 2 (2.63%) Apache Axis
9 1 (1.32%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Open Source
2 5 (6.58%) Cryptography
2 5 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.26%) e-Health
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Life Science
4 1 (1.32%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (48.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 29 (38.16%) Windows
3 16 (21.05%) UNIX
4 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (14.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.26%) Debian
5 4 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.95%) AIX
6 3 (3.95%) Solaris
6 3 (3.95%) CentOS
7 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.53%) OO
1 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (9.21%) Cyber Security
2 7 (9.21%) ITIL
2 7 (9.21%) MVC
3 6 (7.89%) Analytics
3 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
4 5 (6.58%) DevOps
4 5 (6.58%) Configuration Management
4 5 (6.58%) SIEM
4 5 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
4 5 (6.58%) Unit Testing
5 4 (5.26%) OO PHP
6 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.95%) Software Distribution
6 3 (3.95%) Coaching
6 3 (3.95%) TDD
6 3 (3.95%) Migration
6 3 (3.95%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.05%) SQL
2 13 (17.11%) Java
2 13 (17.11%) Python
3 11 (14.47%) PowerShell
3 11 (14.47%) Bash Shell
4 10 (13.16%) Ruby
4 10 (13.16%) Shell Script
5 9 (11.84%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.84%) PHP
6 7 (9.21%) C
7 6 (7.89%) C++
7 6 (7.89%) Korn
8 5 (6.58%) PHP5
8 5 (6.58%) VBScript
8 5 (6.58%) VB
9 4 (5.26%) Perl
10 3 (3.95%) AWK
10 3 (3.95%) sed
11 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (48.68%) Security Cleared
2 26 (34.21%) DV Cleared
3 24 (31.58%) SC Cleared
4 9 (11.84%) Degree
5 3 (3.95%) RHCA
5 3 (3.95%) CCNA
5 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.95%) RHCE
5 3 (3.95%) RHCSA
6 2 (2.63%) CISSP
7 1 (1.32%) PMP
7 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.84%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.58%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Tivoli
1 7 (9.21%) Red Hat Satellite
2 6 (7.89%) SCCM
3 3 (3.95%) Puppet
3 3 (3.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.32%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (1.32%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 45 (59.21%) Red Hat
2 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 16 (21.05%) Oracle
3 16 (21.05%) VMware
4 13 (17.11%) IBM
5 9 (11.84%) NetApp
6 8 (10.53%) HP
7 6 (7.89%) Zend
8 4 (5.26%) Fujitsu
8 4 (5.26%) CA
8 4 (5.26%) Apple
9 3 (3.95%) Borland
9 3 (3.95%) Alias
9 3 (3.95%) SAP
9 3 (3.95%) Sun
10 2 (2.63%) Software AG
10 2 (2.63%) webMethods
10 2 (2.63%) Informatica
10 2 (2.63%) Kalido
11 1 (1.32%) Xamarin
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