The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 14 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Contract jobs citing Linux 22 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 11.70% 0.90% 3.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 62.86% 6.06% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 4
Median daily rate £450 £344 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -9.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £389 £466
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 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Linux
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
35 33 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 18.62% 14.80% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 31
Median daily rate £350 £310 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £375 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Median hourly rate - - £15.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linux across the Brighton region.

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
2 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 14 (41.18%) Java
3 13 (38.24%) MySQL
3 13 (38.24%) Migration
4 12 (35.29%) Python
5 10 (29.41%) JBoss
5 10 (29.41%) Subversion
5 10 (29.41%) WebSphere
5 10 (29.41%) Selenium
5 10 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (29.41%) DevOps
5 10 (29.41%) Docker
5 10 (29.41%) Packer
6 9 (26.47%) Apache
7 7 (20.59%) Ansible
8 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
8 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (17.65%) Ubuntu
8 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
8 6 (17.65%) PHP
9 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
9 5 (14.71%) Time Management
9 5 (14.71%) nginx
10 4 (11.76%) Puppet
10 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
10 4 (11.76%) Jetty
10 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (11.76%) Maven

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 10 (29.41%) JBoss
1 10 (29.41%) WebSphere
2 9 (26.47%) Apache
3 5 (14.71%) nginx
4 4 (11.76%) Jetty
4 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.88%) Apache Solr
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.88%) IIS
5 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Magento
2 1 (2.94%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
1 2 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
2 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
3 10 (29.41%) Selenium
3 10 (29.41%) Subversion
4 4 (11.76%) Maven
5 2 (5.88%) JUnit
5 2 (5.88%) TestNG
General
1 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (23.53%) Administrator
4 7 (20.59%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) PHP Developer
7 3 (8.82%) MongoDB Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Junior Java Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) CSS
1 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
1 4 (11.76%) HTML
1 4 (11.76%) LAMP
2 2 (5.88%) J2EE
2 2 (5.88%) JPA
2 2 (5.88%) Lucene
2 2 (5.88%) Spring
2 2 (5.88%) Spring MVC
2 2 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) jQuery
3 1 (2.94%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.94%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (17.65%) Ubuntu
2 3 (8.82%) CentOS
2 3 (8.82%) Unix
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Debian
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Migration
2 10 (29.41%) DevOps
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.71%) Time Management
5 3 (8.82%) Web Development
6 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Open Source
7 1 (2.94%) Auto-Scaling
7 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.94%) High Availability
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Java
2 12 (35.29%) Python
3 6 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 6 (17.65%) PHP
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Packer
2 7 (20.59%) Ansible
3 4 (11.76%) Puppet
4 1 (2.94%) Bareos
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) HP
1 2 (5.88%) Juniper
1 2 (5.88%) Mitel
1 2 (5.88%) NetApp
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
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