The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Havant region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Havant 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 11 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Linux 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 9.33% 4.30% 6.45%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.93% 25.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£265 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.21% +18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
- +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.10 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-19.73% -6.25%
Operating Systems Category
Havant
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
27 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Havant 36.00% 17.20% 38.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 4
Average daily rate £315 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £42.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.52% +286.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Linux
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Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Havant

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Havant

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Havant

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Havant

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Havant

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Havant

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Havant

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Havant 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 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) UNIX
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) SaaS
3 7 (46.67%) vSphere
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Middleware
3 7 (46.67%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) ERP
4 6 (40.00%) SOA
4 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) SQLPlus
5 5 (33.33%) SAN
6 4 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (26.67%) High Availability

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Havant by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Havant 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 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) Kerberos
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQLPlus
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) DBA
1 3 (20.00%) Storage Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Java Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.67%) SOA Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Middleware
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) HACMP
1 2 (13.33%) APACS
1 2 (13.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) UNIX
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (6.67%) SELinux
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) ERP
2 6 (40.00%) SOA
3 5 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (26.67%) High Availability
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Document Management
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) PMP
2 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) vSphere
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) OCFS2
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (6.67%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Symantec
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) JBoss
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Sun
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
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