Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 4 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 -4
Contract jobs citing Linux 63 123 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 13.40% 17.90% 8.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.64% 73.65% 42.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 61 6
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £325 £338 £325
90th Percentile £501 £588 £469
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.06 £49.46
% change year-on-year +1.06% -14.97% +23.65%

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 122 167 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 25.96% 24.31% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 84 24
Basingstoke median daily rate £375 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09% -5.82%
10th Percentile £162 £248 £163
90th Percentile £490 £561 £469
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 12
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.70 £31.57 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.60% +142.85% -13.33%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.40 £10.13
90th Percentile £17.50 £41.23 £24.58
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +1.41%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 32 (50.79%) Security Cleared
2 29 (46.03%) SC Cleared
3 28 (44.44%) Windows
4 25 (39.68%) Ansible
5 24 (38.10%) Git (software)
6 22 (34.92%) Puppet
7 18 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 17 (26.98%) DevOps
8 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (26.98%) Subversion
9 16 (25.40%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (23.81%) HTML
10 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
11 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
11 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (20.63%) GitHub
12 13 (20.63%) Kubernetes
12 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (20.63%) Selenium
12 13 (20.63%) Release Management
12 13 (20.63%) Atlassian
12 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (20.63%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (20.63%) VMware
12 13 (20.63%) MySQL
13 12 (19.05%) Internet
13 12 (19.05%) Scrum
13 12 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (19.05%) Kanban

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 11 (17.46%) Apache
2 7 (11.11%) Confluence
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
3 2 (3.17%) Drupal
3 2 (3.17%) JBoss
3 2 (3.17%) nginx
3 2 (3.17%) WordPress
4 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.59%) IIS
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (25.40%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (20.63%) GitHub
4 12 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.59%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.59%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) Internet
2 9 (14.29%) DNS
3 8 (12.70%) DHCP
4 4 (6.35%) LAN
4 4 (6.35%) SSH
5 3 (4.76%) VPN
6 2 (3.17%) 4G
6 2 (3.17%) AMQP
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.17%) Firewall
6 2 (3.17%) OSPF
6 2 (3.17%) PPP
6 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) MySQL
1 13 (20.63%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (19.05%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.17%) MariaDB
4 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.17%) SQLite
5 1 (1.59%) DB2
5 1 (1.59%) Endeca
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.59%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 17 (26.98%) Subversion
4 13 (20.63%) Selenium
5 11 (17.46%) JIRA
6 4 (6.35%) Gerrit
7 2 (3.17%) GDB
7 2 (3.17%) GitLab
7 2 (3.17%) Grunt
7 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.59%) Babel
8 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.59%) JUnit
8 1 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (4.76%) Electronics
2 2 (3.17%) Back Office
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Developer
2 14 (22.22%) Architect
2 14 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.76%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.17%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (3.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Azure DevOps
8 2 (3.17%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Embedded Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) HTML
2 10 (15.87%) CSS
3 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 8 (12.70%) Ajax
4 8 (12.70%) jQuery
4 8 (12.70%) LDAP
5 6 (9.52%) LAMP
5 6 (9.52%) Node.js
6 5 (7.94%) Web Services
7 4 (6.35%) CGI
7 4 (6.35%) Express
7 4 (6.35%) HTML5
7 4 (6.35%) SOAP
8 3 (4.76%) Angular 2
9 2 (3.17%) .NET
9 2 (3.17%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (3.17%) CSS3
9 2 (3.17%) Qt
9 2 (3.17%) React
9 2 (3.17%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) PKI
2 4 (6.35%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (44.44%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (14.29%) CentOS
3 9 (14.29%) Unix
4 8 (12.70%) SUSE
4 8 (12.70%) Ubuntu
5 6 (9.52%) Debian
6 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) DevOps
2 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 13 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (20.63%) Release Management
4 12 (19.05%) Auto-Scaling
4 12 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (19.05%) High Availability
4 12 (19.05%) Kanban
4 12 (19.05%) Scrum
4 12 (19.05%) Software Delivery
5 10 (15.87%) ITIL
6 7 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.94%) MVC
9 4 (6.35%) Front End Development
9 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (6.35%) OO
9 4 (6.35%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 10 (15.87%) SQL
3 8 (12.70%) Java
4 6 (9.52%) Perl
4 6 (9.52%) PHP
4 6 (9.52%) Python
5 5 (7.94%) VB
6 4 (6.35%) C++
7 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.76%) C#
7 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.17%) C
8 2 (3.17%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.59%) R
9 1 (1.59%) Ruby
9 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (50.79%) Security Cleared
2 29 (46.03%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) Degree
3 3 (4.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) CCNP
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.59%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.17%) GDPR
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) Docker
2 8 (12.70%) iptables
2 8 (12.70%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.59%) NFS
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.59%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (39.68%) Ansible
2 22 (34.92%) Puppet
3 13 (20.63%) Kubernetes
4 9 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (12.70%) SELinux
6 7 (11.11%) yum
7 2 (3.17%) OpenVAS
7 2 (3.17%) systemd
8 1 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.59%) Nagios
8 1 (1.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (1.59%) SCCM
8 1 (1.59%) SCOM
8 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.63%) Atlassian
2 13 (20.63%) VMware
3 11 (17.46%) ServiceNow
4 8 (12.70%) Cisco
5 7 (11.11%) Remedy
6 6 (9.52%) Juniper
6 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.52%) Zend
7 5 (7.94%) Oracle
8 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.17%) F5
8 2 (3.17%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.59%) ForgeRock
9 1 (1.59%) Freescale
9 1 (1.59%) Informatica
9 1 (1.59%) Meraki
9 1 (1.59%) Renesas
9 1 (1.59%) Splunk
9 1 (1.59%) Sun