The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Sussex / Crawley
Rank 5 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 12 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 14.12% 4.35% 5.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.00% 10.94% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 7
Median daily rate £365 £313 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.80% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

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

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 64 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 28.24% 39.75% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 48 19
Median daily rate £400 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +177.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 25 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Linux.

1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) CRM
3 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (40.00%) Unix
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (30.00%) Japanese Language
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) IBM
8 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 3 (15.00%) iSeries
9 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
9 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) AS400
10 2 (10.00%) Migration
10 2 (10.00%) VMware
10 2 (10.00%) Spring
10 2 (10.00%) Banking
10 2 (10.00%) SQLPlus
10 2 (10.00%) Citrix
10 2 (10.00%) AIX
10 2 (10.00%) HTML
10 2 (10.00%) Java
10 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
10 2 (10.00%) Oracle
10 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
10 2 (10.00%) XenApp

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (10.00%) SQLPlus
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) Mockito
1 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (30.00%) Japanese Language
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (30.00%) SharePoint Support
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) Applications Support Specialist
3 4 (20.00%) Support Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
1 2 (10.00%) jQuery
1 2 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) JDBC
2 1 (5.00%) JMS
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) Velocity
2 1 (5.00%) WSDL
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XSD
2 1 (5.00%) XSL
2 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) AS400
2 3 (15.00%) iSeries
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.00%) Online Games
4 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Unix
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) AIX
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) SDLC
3 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.00%) BDD
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (5.00%) Korn
4 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Hitachi
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) hybris
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) Wyse