The first table below looks at the demand for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Grinstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the East Grinstead region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 6 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Grinstead 6.67% - 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -6.25%
Operating Systems Category
East Grinstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Grinstead 40.00% 33.33% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £275 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.24%
Linux
West Sussex

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in East Grinstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the East Grinstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in East Grinstead

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Grinstead

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Grinstead region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in East Grinstead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Grinstead region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Grails
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Social Network
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (50.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) VMware