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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 23 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 10 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 4.93% 9.40% 6.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.51% 19.72% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 6
Median daily rate £371 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
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 Crawley region.

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
74 71 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 36.45% 47.65% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 50 21
Median daily rate £375 £363 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 £13.87 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.26% -11.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Linux.

1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) C++
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Brocade
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (23.53%) High Availability
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (23.53%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (23.53%) GlusterFS
3 4 (23.53%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
3 4 (23.53%) SAN
3 4 (23.53%) StorageTek
3 4 (23.53%) Veritas
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris
3 4 (23.53%) MySQL
3 4 (23.53%) VLDB
3 4 (23.53%) Unix
3 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) HP

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 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Yammer
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
1 4 (23.53%) VLDB
2 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Avionics
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (23.53%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Support
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.88%) AS400
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) iSeries
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Solaris
2 4 (23.53%) Unix
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) High Availability
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Data Security
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) SEO
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C++
2 3 (17.65%) C
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (17.65%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) GlusterFS
1 4 (23.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) ISA Server
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
1 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (23.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (11.76%) MOM
3 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Brocade
2 4 (23.53%) EMC
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 4 (23.53%) StorageTek
2 4 (23.53%) Veritas
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 2 (11.76%) Apple
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) F5
4 2 (11.76%) Meraki
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Sun