The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chichester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank - 1 2
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chichester - 100.00% 37.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 100.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Linux
West 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 Chichester region.

Operating Systems Category
Chichester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chichester 33.33% 100.00% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £463 - £263
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 - £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Chichester

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Chichester

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Chichester

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Chichester

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Chichester

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Chichester