Period
to 15 February 2019

The median contractor rate for a Linux Consultant was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Consultant
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 188 155 164
Rank change year-on-year -33 +9 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.026% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Hampshire median daily rate £650 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.84% +15.15% +3.13%
10th Percentile £625 £388 £314
90th Percentile £675 £488 £446
South East median daily rate £650 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +36.84% +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3,619 3,385 3,401
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.12% 94.29% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,305 1,974 2,103
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £213 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 162 242
Hampshire median hourly rate £24.91 £19.17 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.94% -7.61% -4.60%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.40 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.79 £48.68 £49.46
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +13.89% +2.86% -8.04%

Linux Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings that featured Linux Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Consultant in Hampshire

Linux Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Consultant in Hampshire

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, Linux Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region featuring Linux Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) GAP Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Cyber Essentials
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat