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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Sussex / Crawley
Rank 5 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Linux 12 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 14.81% 9.14% 5.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 21.52% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 5
Median daily rate £250 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +6.20%

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
20 79 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 24.69% 42.47% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 67 14
Median daily rate £250 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £290 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +120.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) CRM
2 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) Unix
5 6 (33.33%) Japanese Language
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (16.67%) IBM
8 3 (16.67%) Solaris
8 3 (16.67%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) Spring
8 3 (16.67%) HP
8 3 (16.67%) Migration
8 3 (16.67%) High Availability
8 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
9 2 (11.11%) SQLite
9 2 (11.11%) GlassFish
9 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
9 2 (11.11%) 3PAR
9 2 (11.11%) Gerrit
9 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
9 2 (11.11%) Fedora

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 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQLite
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Gerrit
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.56%) Mockito
General
1 6 (33.33%) Japanese Language
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Applications Support
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint Support
3 4 (22.22%) Applications Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Applications Support Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Support Specialist
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Support
6 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Spring
2 2 (11.11%) JDBC
2 2 (11.11%) JMS
2 2 (11.11%) SOAP
2 2 (11.11%) WSDL
2 2 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) XSD
2 2 (11.11%) XSL
2 2 (11.11%) XSLT
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (5.56%) Velocity
3 1 (5.56%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) AS400
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) iSeries
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Unix
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) Solaris
5 2 (11.11%) Fedora
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) CRM
2 3 (16.67%) High Availability
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) BDD
4 1 (5.56%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) XPath
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) 3PAR
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) FatWire
4 1 (5.56%) Hitachi
4 1 (5.56%) hybris
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Wyse