The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Havant 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 April 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 / Havant
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 2 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 +20  
Contract jobs citing Linux 16 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Havant 14.55% 21.74% 3.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.03% 71.43% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 1
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
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 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -7.73% +12.00%  

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 Havant with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Havant
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 39 21 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Havant 35.45% 30.43% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 20
Median daily rate £400 £380 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -0.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £390 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year -8.82% +7.25%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Havant

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Havant 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 Havant

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Havant

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Havant

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Havant

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Havant

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Havant region with a requirement for Linux.

1 26 (76.47%) AIX
2 23 (67.65%) Red Hat
3 21 (61.76%) SAN
4 20 (58.82%) Oracle
5 19 (55.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (52.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 16 (47.06%) Shell Script
8 14 (41.18%) Korn
8 14 (41.18%) Oracle Clusterware
9 13 (38.24%) Solaris
10 11 (32.35%) WebSphere
10 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (29.41%) Unix
11 10 (29.41%) Windows
12 9 (26.47%) Veritas
13 8 (23.53%) CRM
13 8 (23.53%) Middleware
13 8 (23.53%) SOA
13 8 (23.53%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (20.59%) Siebel
15 6 (17.65%) Apache
15 6 (17.65%) HP
15 6 (17.65%) JBoss
15 6 (17.65%) Clustering
15 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Satellite
15 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
16 5 (14.71%) Change Control
16 5 (14.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
16 5 (14.71%) Incident Management

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Havant 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 (32.35%) WebSphere
2 6 (17.65%) Apache
2 6 (17.65%) JBoss
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (61.76%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) FTP
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) SMTP
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) AIX Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) DBA
3 6 (17.65%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (14.71%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 4 (11.76%) Senior DBA
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 3 (8.82%) Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Middleware Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) AIX Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) AIX Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Security Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Middleware
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) AIX
2 19 (55.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (38.24%) Solaris
4 10 (29.41%) Unix
4 10 (29.41%) Windows
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (23.53%) CRM
2 8 (23.53%) SOA
3 5 (14.71%) Change Control
3 5 (14.71%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.76%) E-business
4 4 (11.76%) Patch Management
4 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) Time Management
5 3 (8.82%) Data Management
5 3 (8.82%) Master Data Management
5 3 (8.82%) WFM
6 1 (2.94%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (2.94%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) SIEM
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) Shell Script
2 14 (41.18%) Korn
3 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) CCSE
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle Clusterware
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (11.76%) Samba
2 4 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (52.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Red Hat
2 20 (58.82%) Oracle
3 9 (26.47%) Veritas
4 7 (20.59%) Siebel
5 6 (17.65%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Foundry
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) IronPort
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
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