The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 10 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Linux 2 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 3.64% 2.86% 11.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 14.29% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£331 £214 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.78% -59.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £214 £409
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £214 £649
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £33.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -7.63%
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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 Fareham region.

Operating Systems Category
Fareham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
15 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fareham 27.27% 20.00% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
Average daily rate £190 £115 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.21% -78.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £115 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £214 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -47.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) Laravel
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Symfony
1 1 (33.33%) CakePHP
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PHP5
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Zend