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 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Essex / Basildon
Rank 5 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Linux 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 13.33% - 4.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% - 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
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 Basildon with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Basildon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 10 2 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 33.33% 18.18% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £135 £120 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -77.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basildon 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux in Basildon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Basildon

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Basildon

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Basildon over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Linux in Basildon

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Basildon region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) DB2
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (37.50%) Teradata
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) DataStage
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Database Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) AccuRev
3 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (25.00%) Network Packet Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) HTC Vive
4 2 (25.00%) WebEx
4 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS

Linux
Top Related 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
1 2 (25.00%) WebEx
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) DataStage
1 3 (37.50%) DB2
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) AccuRev
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 2 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) HTC Vive
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (37.50%) Database Tuning
1 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (25.00%) Network Packet Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (12.50%) Forensic Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Teradata
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) MobileIron