Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Linux
Essex > Basildon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 23 18
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5 -7
Contract jobs citing Linux 3 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 6.00% 1.09% 10.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.75% 5.26% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Basildon median daily rate £450 £265 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.81% -28.38% -29.52%
Essex median daily rate £475 £470 £413
% change year-on-year +1.06% +13.94% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Basildon median hourly rate £26.00 - £38.34
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +19.95%

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

All Operating Systems
Basildon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 32.00% 20.65% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
Basildon median daily rate £261 £283 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.52% -29.38% -9.86%
10th Percentile £141 £236 £352
90th Percentile £426 £343 £481
Essex median daily rate £425 £325 £394
% change year-on-year +30.77% -17.46% -7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 9
Basildon median hourly rate £62.50 £32.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.31% -10.96% +11.45%
10th Percentile £26.44 £19.75 £23.80
90th Percentile £63.75 £35.70 £42.10
Essex median hourly rate £33.25 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +101.50% -13.16% +15.15%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basildon.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Basildon

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Basildon

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Basildon

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Linux.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMS
2 2 (66.67%) OpenVMS
3 1 (33.33%) B2C
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) AccuRev
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Agile Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Scripter
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) EclipseLink
2 1 (33.33%) Ext JS
2 1 (33.33%) Java SE
2 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JSR 170
2 1 (33.33%) SAML
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) OpenVMS
2 2 (66.67%) VMS
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) SOLID
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens