The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Fareham 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 24 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 / Fareham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 12 7
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Contract jobs citing Linux 9 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fareham 12.50% 5.80% 7.89%
As % of the Operating Systems category 56.25% 36.36% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £525 £313 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.00% +9.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 Fareham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Fareham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 16 11 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham 22.22% 15.94% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 2
Median daily rate £525 £335 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.71% +54.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £274 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £272
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fareham 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 Fareham

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Fareham

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Fareham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Fareham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
3 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) PaaS
3 10 (58.82%) IaaS
4 8 (47.06%) ITIL
5 7 (41.18%) Workflow
5 7 (41.18%) CA
5 7 (41.18%) SOAP
5 7 (41.18%) RESTful
5 7 (41.18%) Task Automation
6 6 (35.29%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) Perl
7 5 (29.41%) C
7 5 (29.41%) C++
7 5 (29.41%) OO
7 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
7 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
8 4 (23.53%) DevOps
9 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
9 3 (17.65%) Puppet
9 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (17.65%) Service Management
10 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 2 (11.76%) Ruby
10 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (11.76%) Service Design
11 1 (5.88%) SDLC
11 1 (5.88%) Network Management

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham 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 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) IaaS
1 10 (58.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
1 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) C++ Software Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) RESTful
1 7 (41.18%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Task Automation
2 7 (41.18%) Workflow
3 5 (29.41%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.76%) Service Design
7 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Network Management
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) User Stories
7 1 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) C
2 5 (29.41%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 12 (70.59%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) CA
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