Period
to 20 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Linux Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 156 170
Rank change year-on-year -21 +14 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Consultant 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £475 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +13.43% -11.84%
10th Percentile £325 £388 £377
90th Percentile £623 £488 £487
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £419
% change year-on-year +5.26% +13.43% -11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 3,502 3,431 3,671
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.39% 95.39% 93.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,091 2,079 2,279
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £236 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 178 236
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - +42.86%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £55.25
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +14.29%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux Consultant in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux Consultant in Hampshire

Linux Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Consultant within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aldershot - 1 £250 -
Linux Consultant
South East

Linux Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) Splunk
4 1 (25.00%) Cobbler
4 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Local Government
4 1 (25.00%) Capita
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) SMS
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) RHCE
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) VMware