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 29 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.

Linux
Hampshire / Fareham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 13 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Contract jobs citing Linux 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fareham 7.27% 4.29% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.63% 50.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £463 £465 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.53% +69.09%  
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 £38.75 £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -9.88% +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 Fareham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Fareham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 27 6 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham 24.55% 8.57% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 12
Median daily rate £293 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.51% -8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Fareham

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

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 29 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 Fareham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) PaaS
3 14 (48.28%) VMware
3 14 (48.28%) IaaS
4 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
5 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
6 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
6 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 9 (31.03%) Service Management
7 8 (27.59%) Python
8 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (20.69%) Ruby
9 6 (20.69%) ITIL
9 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
9 6 (20.69%) DevOps
10 5 (17.24%) TypeScript
10 5 (17.24%) Docker
10 5 (17.24%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (17.24%) SDLC
10 5 (17.24%) CA
10 5 (17.24%) Workflow
10 5 (17.24%) CSS
10 5 (17.24%) SOAP
10 5 (17.24%) HTML
10 5 (17.24%) RESTful
11 4 (13.79%) Android
11 4 (13.79%) Marketing
11 4 (13.79%) Direct Marketing
11 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering

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 5 (17.24%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) PaaS
2 14 (48.28%) IaaS
3 2 (6.90%) Google App Engine
3 2 (6.90%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) Network Security
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
1 2 (6.90%) Wireless
1 2 (6.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 4 (13.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Campaign Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Cloud Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Monitoring Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Scala Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) CSS
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
1 5 (17.24%) RESTful
1 5 (17.24%) SOAP
2 4 (13.79%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) gRPC
3 2 (6.90%) OpenID
3 2 (6.90%) WebSockets
4 1 (3.45%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Android
2 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Service Management
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) DevOps
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.24%) SDLC
4 5 (17.24%) Workflow
5 4 (13.79%) Android Development
5 4 (13.79%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 4 (13.79%) Direct Marketing
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
5 4 (13.79%) iOS Development
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) User Stories
6 3 (10.34%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) Python
3 6 (20.69%) Ruby
4 5 (17.24%) TypeScript
5 4 (13.79%) SQL
6 3 (10.34%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) C
7 2 (6.90%) Perl
8 1 (3.45%) Java
8 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) VMware
2 5 (17.24%) CA
3 4 (13.79%) Adobe
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Google