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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 24 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Linux 12 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.90% 5.66% 2.92%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 24.49% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 0
Median daily rate £350 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
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
36 49 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.69% 23.11% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 26
Median daily rate £400 £300 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £15.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 12 (52.17%) MySQL
2 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
3 7 (30.43%) Apache
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) PHP
4 5 (21.74%) HTML
4 5 (21.74%) CSS
4 5 (21.74%) Unix
4 5 (21.74%) Web Development
4 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
4 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
4 5 (21.74%) Ansible
5 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
5 4 (17.39%) HTML5
5 4 (17.39%) nginx
5 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (17.39%) jQuery
5 4 (17.39%) Time Management
5 4 (17.39%) Spring
5 4 (17.39%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) J2EE
5 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.04%) LAMP
6 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
6 3 (13.04%) HBase
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (8.70%) MEAN Stack
7 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
7 2 (8.70%) User Experience

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 7 (30.43%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) nginx
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Solr
3 2 (8.70%) Jetty
3 2 (8.70%) Node.js
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Skype
1 1 (4.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
2 3 (13.04%) HBase
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) SQLite
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.35%) Impala
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) TestNG
3 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Mocha
3 1 (4.35%) Sinon.JS
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Games
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Administrator
3 6 (26.09%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) PHP Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (13.04%) HTML Developer
6 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Hadoop Administrator
7 2 (8.70%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Solr Developer
7 2 (8.70%) XML Developer
8 1 (4.35%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Unix Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
2 4 (17.39%) HTML5
2 4 (17.39%) J2EE
2 4 (17.39%) jQuery
2 4 (17.39%) Spring
3 3 (13.04%) LAMP
4 2 (8.70%) CSS3
4 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.70%) JPA
4 2 (8.70%) Lucene
4 2 (8.70%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (8.70%) Servlets
4 2 (8.70%) Spring MVC
4 2 (8.70%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) XSLT
5 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.35%) Express
5 1 (4.35%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
1 5 (21.74%) Unix
2 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) CentOS
4 1 (4.35%) Debian
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Web Development
2 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
2 4 (17.39%) Time Management
3 2 (8.70%) MVC
3 2 (8.70%) OOP
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.70%) TDD
3 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) BDD
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
2 5 (21.74%) PHP
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) XPath
4 2 (8.70%) XQuery
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Oozie
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Dot Hill
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Nexenta
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Zend