The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 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 29 June 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
Hampshire > Basingstoke
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 11 8
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Contract jobs citing Linux 57 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 14.21% 12.91% 12.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 66.28% 46.99% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 4 21
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £369 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +1.02%  
10th Percentile £290 £316 £225
90th Percentile £448 £628 £431
Hampshire median daily rate £401 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.69% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate £40.00 - £22.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £49.46 £40.00
% change year-on-year -14.07% +23.65%  

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 Basingstoke with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 86 83 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 21.45% 27.48% 28.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 48 85
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -16.12%  
10th Percentile £242 £163 £225
90th Percentile £488 £524 £450
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 27
Basingstoke median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.53% -31.57%  
10th Percentile £10.18 £10.00 £14.40
90th Percentile £40.00 £28.35 £23.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.03 £47.83 £16.83
% change year-on-year -72.76% +184.27%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Basingstoke

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Basingstoke

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Basingstoke

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Linux.

1 40 (50.63%) Windows
2 38 (48.10%) MySQL
3 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
4 25 (31.65%) Web Services
5 24 (30.38%) SOAP
5 24 (30.38%) JavaScript
5 24 (30.38%) Unix
6 23 (29.11%) Git (software)
7 21 (26.58%) HTML
8 20 (25.32%) Migration
9 19 (24.05%) CSS
9 19 (24.05%) jQuery
10 18 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (22.78%) Microservices
10 18 (22.78%) Java
11 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
12 16 (20.25%) Clustering
12 16 (20.25%) AngularJS
12 16 (20.25%) Ajax
13 15 (18.99%) Security Cleared
13 15 (18.99%) SQL
14 14 (17.72%) Oracle
14 14 (17.72%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (15.19%) Apache
15 12 (15.19%) Front End Development
16 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
17 8 (10.13%) Scrum
17 8 (10.13%) IBM
17 8 (10.13%) T-SQL

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 12 (15.19%) Apache
2 5 (6.33%) JBoss
3 3 (3.80%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.27%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.27%) IIS
5 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.72%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.59%) SaaS
3 2 (2.53%) IaaS
3 2 (2.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) SNMP
1 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.06%) DNS
2 4 (5.06%) LDAP
3 2 (2.53%) 4G
3 2 (2.53%) DHCP
3 2 (2.53%) Firewall
3 2 (2.53%) HTTP
3 2 (2.53%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.53%) SSL
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.27%) DMZ
4 1 (1.27%) Extranet
4 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.27%) Frame Relay
4 1 (1.27%) Intranet
4 1 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.27%) MPLS
4 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (48.10%) MySQL
2 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
3 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.33%) DB2
5 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (29.11%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.86%) Subversion
3 4 (5.06%) GDB
3 4 (5.06%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.53%) JIRA
5 2 (2.53%) JUnit
5 2 (2.53%) RSpec
6 1 (1.27%) Selenium
General
1 4 (5.06%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (44.30%) Developer
2 15 (18.99%) DBA
2 15 (18.99%) MySQL DBA
3 12 (15.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (12.66%) Consultant
5 7 (8.86%) Angular Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Architect
6 6 (7.59%) C Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) Informatica Consultant
7 5 (6.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (6.33%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) ETL Consultant
8 3 (3.80%) Network Architect
9 2 (2.53%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 2 (2.53%) SOA Developer
9 2 (2.53%) Systems Test Engineer
9 2 (2.53%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.65%) Web Services
2 24 (30.38%) SOAP
3 21 (26.58%) HTML
4 19 (24.05%) CSS
4 19 (24.05%) jQuery
5 16 (20.25%) Ajax
5 16 (20.25%) AngularJS
6 7 (8.86%) Middleware
7 6 (7.59%) Angular 2
8 5 (6.33%) LAMP
9 4 (5.06%) XML
9 4 (5.06%) XSLT
10 3 (3.80%) .NET
10 3 (3.80%) IBM Integration Bus
10 3 (3.80%) Lucene
10 3 (3.80%) Node.js
11 2 (2.53%) Apache Axis
11 2 (2.53%) Backbone.js
11 2 (2.53%) Phusion Passenger
11 2 (2.53%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Clustering
2 8 (10.13%) Derivative
3 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.59%) Data Centre
5 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.06%) User Experience
7 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.27%) DataPower
9 1 (1.27%) Handset
9 1 (1.27%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 40 (50.63%) Windows
2 24 (30.38%) Unix
3 6 (7.59%) Android
3 6 (7.59%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.33%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.80%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.53%) AIX
6 2 (2.53%) CentOS
6 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.53%) Solaris
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) Migration
2 18 (22.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.78%) Microservices
3 12 (15.19%) Front End Development
4 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
5 8 (10.13%) DevOps
5 8 (10.13%) Scrum
6 7 (8.86%) Open Source
6 7 (8.86%) SOA
7 6 (7.59%) ETL
7 6 (7.59%) ITIL
7 6 (7.59%) OO
7 6 (7.59%) User Stories
8 5 (6.33%) Change Control
8 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.33%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.33%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.33%) Network Management
8 5 (6.33%) Release Management
8 5 (6.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.38%) JavaScript
2 18 (22.78%) Java
3 15 (18.99%) SQL
4 8 (10.13%) C
4 8 (10.13%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.86%) PHP
6 5 (6.33%) Python
7 4 (5.06%) Perl
8 3 (3.80%) Ruby
9 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.27%) BeanShell
9 1 (1.27%) C#
9 1 (1.27%) C++
9 1 (1.27%) Jython
9 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (18.99%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.13%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.59%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (6.33%) Degree
5 2 (2.53%) CISSP
5 2 (2.53%) GCIH
5 2 (2.53%) GIAC
5 2 (2.53%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.27%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.59%) Docker
2 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.27%) iptables
4 1 (1.27%) KVM
4 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Netcool
1 5 (6.33%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.06%) OpenView
3 3 (3.80%) Puppet
4 2 (2.53%) Capistrano
4 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.27%) Ansible
5 1 (1.27%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.27%) Grafana
5 1 (1.27%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.27%) logstash
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.27%) Nagios
5 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.27%) Opsview
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.27%) PowerCLI
5 1 (1.27%) QRadar
5 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.72%) Oracle
3 8 (10.13%) IBM
4 5 (6.33%) Cisco
4 5 (6.33%) Informatica
4 5 (6.33%) VMware
5 4 (5.06%) HP
5 4 (5.06%) Juniper
5 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.06%) Zend
6 3 (3.80%) Ericsson
6 3 (3.80%) MuleSoft
6 3 (3.80%) WSO2
7 2 (2.53%) CA
7 2 (2.53%) Citrix
7 2 (2.53%) Motorola
7 2 (2.53%) Software AG
7 2 (2.53%) Splunk
7 2 (2.53%) webMethods
8 1 (1.27%) ArcSight
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