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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 19 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing Linux 11 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 5.67% 12.22% 17.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.38% 47.83% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 17
Median daily rate £370 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £570
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 £41.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +1.35%
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
32 69 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 16.49% 25.56% 38.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 36 36
Median daily rate £315 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £250 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 11
Median hourly rate £13.25 £14.58 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.50 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.50 £16.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) Unix
3 9 (40.91%) Cisco
4 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
6 6 (27.27%) Open Source
6 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
6 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
7 5 (22.73%) SQL
7 5 (22.73%) MySQL
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle
8 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
8 4 (18.18%) XML
8 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 4 (18.18%) SAS
8 4 (18.18%) LAN
8 4 (18.18%) WAN
8 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 4 (18.18%) IP Telephony
8 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
8 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 4 (18.18%) SAN
8 4 (18.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
8 4 (18.18%) System Testing

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 4 (18.18%) SAS
2 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.09%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (9.09%) MS Project
3 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) IP Telephony
1 4 (18.18%) LAN
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (9.09%) SSH
3 2 (9.09%) SSL
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (18.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) RSpec
3 1 (4.55%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Architect
1 4 (18.18%) Consultant
1 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) SAS Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Network Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Information Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) SAS Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) jQuery
2 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.09%) Django
3 2 (9.09%) ELK Stack
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 2 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.55%) Phusion Passenger
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) PKI
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) iPad
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Unix
2 8 (36.36%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.09%) AIX
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Open Source
2 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 4 (18.18%) Release Management
2 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) System Testing
3 3 (13.64%) ETL
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (9.09%) Document Management
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Ruby
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) Degree
5 2 (9.09%) CISSP
5 2 (9.09%) GCIA
5 2 (9.09%) GCIH
6 1 (4.55%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) COBIT
1 2 (9.09%) COSO
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 2 (9.09%) SAS 70
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.55%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 4 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Kibana
1 2 (9.09%) logstash
2 1 (4.55%) Capistrano
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 3 (13.64%) Juniper
6 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 2 (9.09%) Qualys
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.55%) Borland
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