Period
to 16 July 2018

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 6 months to 16 July 2018 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
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 9 13
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing Linux 45 93 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 9.16% 13.48% 11.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.59% 65.49% 42.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 41 15
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -15.86%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £240
90th Percentile £505 £445 £428
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £425 £398
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.92% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% - +8.18%

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 Basingstoke with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 123 142 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 25.05% 20.58% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 61 47
Basingstoke median daily rate £325 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +20.00% -14.38%
10th Percentile £135 £242 £163
90th Percentile £488 £450 £423
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 13
Basingstoke median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -16.36% -12.70%
10th Percentile £12.08 £10.13 £12.50
90th Percentile £17.50 £37.83 £36.15
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.40 £38.50
% change year-on-year +56.25% -62.60% +120.00%

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 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Linux.

1 24 (53.33%) SQL
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
3 14 (31.11%) Unix
4 11 (24.44%) VMware
4 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
5 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 9 (20.00%) MySQL
6 9 (20.00%) Oracle
7 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
7 8 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
8 7 (15.56%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (15.56%) Docker
8 7 (15.56%) CentOS
8 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
8 7 (15.56%) PKI
8 7 (15.56%) Firewall
8 7 (15.56%) Cisco
9 6 (13.33%) SAN
9 6 (13.33%) VPN
9 6 (13.33%) DNS
9 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.33%) IIS
9 6 (13.33%) Debian
9 6 (13.33%) Ansible
9 6 (13.33%) Virtual Servers

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 6 (13.33%) IIS
2 5 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (4.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.22%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.22%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) Firewall
2 6 (13.33%) DNS
2 6 (13.33%) SAN
2 6 (13.33%) VPN
3 5 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (11.11%) DHCP
3 5 (11.11%) Internet
3 5 (11.11%) IP Telephony
3 5 (11.11%) Network Security
3 5 (11.11%) WAN
4 2 (4.44%) 4G
4 2 (4.44%) AMQP
4 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.44%) PPP
4 2 (4.44%) SSL
4 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.22%) NAS
5 1 (2.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) PowerCenter
3 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) Siebel EIM
3 2 (4.44%) SQLite
4 1 (2.22%) DB2
4 1 (2.22%) Endeca
4 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) Gerrit
3 4 (8.89%) JIRA
4 3 (6.67%) SoapUI
4 3 (6.67%) Subversion
5 2 (4.44%) Ant
5 2 (4.44%) GDB
5 2 (4.44%) Maven
5 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.22%) Babel
6 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.22%) JUnit
6 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.22%) Selenium
6 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.44%) Back Office
1 2 (4.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Architect
5 3 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.44%) Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Informatica Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Siebel Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) LDAP
1 5 (11.11%) Node.js
1 5 (11.11%) Web Services
2 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
2 4 (8.89%) Express
3 3 (6.67%) XML
4 2 (4.44%) HTML
4 2 (4.44%) JMS
4 2 (4.44%) JSON
4 2 (4.44%) Qt
4 2 (4.44%) REST
4 2 (4.44%) SOAP
4 2 (4.44%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (4.44%) Yocto
5 1 (2.22%) Angular 2
5 1 (2.22%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.22%) Browserify
5 1 (2.22%) Drools
5 1 (2.22%) React
5 1 (2.22%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) PKI
2 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.44%) Derivative
3 2 (4.44%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Unix
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server
3 8 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (15.56%) CentOS
5 6 (13.33%) Debian
5 6 (13.33%) Windows 10
6 5 (11.11%) SUSE
7 4 (8.89%) Ubuntu
8 3 (6.67%) AIX
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.22%) HPUX
10 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (15.56%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (11.11%) Decision-Making
3 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) DevOps
5 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
5 3 (6.67%) Open Source
5 3 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (6.67%) SDLC
5 3 (6.67%) SOA
6 2 (4.44%) Data Management
6 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.44%) EAI
6 2 (4.44%) OO
6 2 (4.44%) OOD
6 2 (4.44%) Release Management
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.89%) Java
3 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.67%) C++
4 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.44%) C
5 2 (4.44%) C#
5 2 (4.44%) Embedded C++
5 2 (4.44%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) VB
5 2 (4.44%) VBScript
6 1 (2.22%) ABAP
6 1 (2.22%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) Siebel Certification
5 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.56%) Docker
3 6 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 5 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (8.89%) iptables
6 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Ansible
1 6 (13.33%) Terraform
2 5 (11.11%) SCCM
3 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (8.89%) Puppet
3 4 (8.89%) SCOM
3 4 (8.89%) SELinux
3 4 (8.89%) yum
4 2 (4.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.44%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Nagios
5 1 (2.22%) OpenVAS
5 1 (2.22%) systemd
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) VMware
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco
5 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Informatica
6 2 (4.44%) Juniper
6 2 (4.44%) Siebel
6 2 (4.44%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.22%) ForgeRock
7 1 (2.22%) Freescale
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) Renesas
7 1 (2.22%) SAP
7 1 (2.22%) Software AG
7 1 (2.22%) Splunk
7 1 (2.22%) Sun
7 1 (2.22%) webMethods