The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fareham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Fareham region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham - - 2.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £355
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
Operating Systems Category
Fareham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 5.13% 16.67% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Linux
Hampshire

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Fareham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Fareham

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linux across the Fareham region.

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Fareham region.

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

Linux
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham 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 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Thunderhead
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
1 2 (100.00%) Guidewire
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fareham 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Document Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Thunderhead
1 2 (100.00%) Guidewire