The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Hampshire / Andover
Rank 6 10 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing Linux 13 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 37.14% 15.38% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 92.86% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
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 £38.88 £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% +19.44%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Andover
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 14 4 0
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Andover 40.00% 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Andover citing Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Andover

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Linux in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Andover

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Andover

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Andover over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Andover

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Andover region with a requirement for Linux.

1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle Database
3 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 13 (86.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (86.67%) Oracle APEX
4 12 (80.00%) TeamCity
4 12 (80.00%) Windows
4 12 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (80.00%) HP
5 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
6 10 (66.67%) HP UFT
6 10 (66.67%) F#
6 10 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (66.67%) PuTTY
6 10 (66.67%) WinSCP
7 9 (60.00%) DevOps
7 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (60.00%) SharePoint
8 8 (53.33%) SQL
8 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
8 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
8 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (53.33%) Migration
8 8 (53.33%) Defect Tracking
9 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (46.67%) vRealize
9 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
9 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
9 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Andover 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 9 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
3 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
4 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
4 1 (6.67%) SAS
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) PuTTY
1 10 (66.67%) WinSCP
2 5 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle Database
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (6.67%) MySQL
9 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
9 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle APEX
2 12 (80.00%) TeamCity
3 10 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 10 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (40.00%) Selenium
4 6 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 6 (40.00%) Toad
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (13.33%) Ant
6 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
6 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
6 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
6 2 (13.33%) TestNG
7 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Electronics
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Tester
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Automation Tester
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Technical Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) Ajax
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) JSF
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) CESG
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (6.67%) CentOS
6 1 (6.67%) Unix
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) DevOps
3 8 (53.33%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (53.33%) Migration
3 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
4 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (40.00%) BDD
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (40.00%) Test Management
6 4 (26.67%) Automation Testing
6 4 (26.67%) ETL
6 4 (26.67%) Exploratory Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Service Management
6 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) F#
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) ISEB
3 6 (40.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GPG13
1 1 (6.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) vSphere
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (26.67%) Terminal Services
4 2 (13.33%) vCloud
4 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (6.67%) Shibboleth
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) vRealize
2 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 12 (80.00%) HP
4 11 (73.33%) Red Hat
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Remedy
7 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco
7 2 (13.33%) SAP
7 2 (13.33%) Software AG
8 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
8 1 (6.67%) Dell
8 1 (6.67%) ESRI
8 1 (6.67%) F5
8 1 (6.67%) Gemalto
8 1 (6.67%) Juniper
8 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
8 1 (6.67%) webMethods
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