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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 20 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Linux 6 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.44% 3.92% 6.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 23.08% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Median daily rate £384 £288 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.47% -9.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £288 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £288 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.33% -61.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year
- +9.96%

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
12 26 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 8.89% 16.99% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 26
Median daily rate £425 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -55.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
4 9 (45.00%) Maven
5 8 (40.00%) Jetty
6 7 (35.00%) JPA
6 7 (35.00%) Spring
6 7 (35.00%) JUnit
7 6 (30.00%) Unix
7 6 (30.00%) J2EE
7 6 (30.00%) MySQL
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle
7 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (30.00%) Web Development
7 6 (30.00%) Spring MVC
7 6 (30.00%) MVC
7 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (30.00%) SQLite
7 6 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (30.00%) TestNG
8 5 (25.00%) CentOS
8 5 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.00%) Subversion
10 3 (15.00%) C++
10 3 (15.00%) HTML
10 3 (15.00%) Windows
10 3 (15.00%) CSS

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 9 (45.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (40.00%) Jetty
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
1 2 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
1 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (30.00%) SQLite
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (45.00%) Maven
3 7 (35.00%) JUnit
4 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (30.00%) TestNG
5 3 (15.00%) Subversion
6 2 (10.00%) Hudson
7 1 (5.00%) CppUnit
7 1 (5.00%) JMeter
7 1 (5.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (35.00%) JPA
2 7 (35.00%) Spring
3 6 (30.00%) J2EE
3 6 (30.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) Lucene
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) Django
6 1 (5.00%) GStreamer
6 1 (5.00%) Node.js
6 1 (5.00%) Qt
6 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Unix
2 5 (25.00%) CentOS
3 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Debian
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (30.00%) MVC
1 6 (30.00%) Web Development
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Code Coverage
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Kernel Development
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) C++
4 3 (15.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) vCloud
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) HP Fortify
2 1 (5.00%) Packer
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Terraform
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Juniper
2 2 (10.00%) Mitel
2 2 (10.00%) NetApp
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Coverity
3 1 (5.00%) Freescale
3 1 (5.00%) Veracode
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
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