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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank - - 4
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Grinstead - - 14.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.25%
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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
6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Grinstead 30.00% 37.50% 28.57%
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 £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.25 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% +19.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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