The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Grinstead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 4 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Linux 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Grinstead 7.14% 11.11% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 100.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
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 East Grinstead region.

Operating Systems Category
East Grinstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Grinstead 21.43% 11.11% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £325 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in East Grinstead

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in East Grinstead

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in East Grinstead

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in East Grinstead

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Grinstead

For the 6 months to 4 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 East Grinstead region with a requirement for Linux.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Tcl
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Budget Control
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in East Grinstead 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) EMC VNX
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Budget Control
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) NetApp
1 1 (50.00%) VMware