The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 15 47 32
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -15
Contract jobs citing Linux 27 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 9.44% 1.32% 3.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% 7.58% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 4
Median daily rate £450 £294 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.02% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £370 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +18.11%
Linux
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 66 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 15.73% 17.46% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 53 44
Median daily rate £325 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £360 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 12
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.78%
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 East Sussex

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the East Sussex region.

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Linux
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +22 18 £450 +50.00% 11
Hastings - 3 £540 -
Hove - 2 £320 -
Eastbourne - 1 £500 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Linux.

1 22 (40.74%) MySQL
2 19 (35.19%) Python
3 17 (31.48%) Migration
3 17 (31.48%) Apache
3 17 (31.48%) PHP
3 17 (31.48%) DevOps
4 16 (29.63%) Java
5 14 (25.93%) Jenkins
6 12 (22.22%) Docker
6 12 (22.22%) Packer
6 12 (22.22%) JBoss
6 12 (22.22%) LAMP
6 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (22.22%) Bash Shell
7 11 (20.37%) Ansible
8 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
9 9 (16.67%) Open Source
9 9 (16.67%) Puppet
9 9 (16.67%) Subversion
9 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
9 9 (16.67%) Selenium
9 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
11 7 (12.96%) Unix
11 7 (12.96%) HTML
11 7 (12.96%) CSS
11 7 (12.96%) Web Services
11 7 (12.96%) Ubuntu
11 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 17 (31.48%) Apache
2 12 (22.22%) JBoss
3 9 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 6 (11.11%) nginx
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
5 2 (3.70%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.41%) Amazon Kinesis
3 3 (5.56%) IaaS
4 2 (3.70%) SaaS
5 1 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.85%) DHCP
2 1 (1.85%) DMZ
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
2 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.85%) IPsec
2 1 (1.85%) LAN
2 1 (1.85%) LDAP
2 1 (1.85%) MPLS
2 1 (1.85%) Network Security
2 1 (1.85%) RS-232
2 1 (1.85%) SMTP
2 1 (1.85%) VLAN
2 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) MySQL
2 6 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Jenkins
2 10 (18.52%) Git (software)
3 9 (16.67%) Selenium
3 9 (16.67%) Subversion
4 3 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 5 (9.26%) Advertising
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (20.37%) PHP Developer
4 10 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (14.81%) Administrator
6 7 (12.96%) MySQL Developer
6 7 (12.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (11.11%) Linux Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
8 5 (9.26%) LAMP Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (7.41%) MongoDB Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
10 3 (5.56%) Windows Administrator
10 3 (5.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) LAMP
2 7 (12.96%) CSS
2 7 (12.96%) HTML
2 7 (12.96%) Web Services
3 6 (11.11%) jQuery
4 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.41%) Backbone.js
5 4 (7.41%) Ember.js
5 4 (7.41%) HTML5
5 4 (7.41%) RESTful
5 4 (7.41%) Swagger
6 1 (1.85%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.85%) Laravel
6 1 (1.85%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.85%) Node.js
6 1 (1.85%) Sensu
6 1 (1.85%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) New Media
4 1 (1.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (12.96%) Ubuntu
2 7 (12.96%) Unix
3 6 (11.11%) Windows
4 4 (7.41%) Android
4 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.56%) Solaris
6 2 (3.70%) CentOS
6 2 (3.70%) Debian
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) DevOps
1 17 (31.48%) Migration
2 9 (16.67%) Open Source
3 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
4 5 (9.26%) Time Management
5 4 (7.41%) iOS Development
5 4 (7.41%) Mobile Development
6 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.56%) ERP
6 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.70%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.85%) Change Management
8 1 (1.85%) Information Security Management
8 1 (1.85%) ITIL
8 1 (1.85%) Project Management
8 1 (1.85%) Quality Management
8 1 (1.85%) Security Management
8 1 (1.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) Python
2 17 (31.48%) PHP
3 16 (29.63%) Java
4 12 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.41%) Apple Swift
7 2 (3.70%) C#
7 2 (3.70%) Perl
8 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) Docker
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Packer
2 11 (20.37%) Ansible
3 9 (16.67%) Puppet
4 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.85%) Bareos
5 1 (1.85%) Salt
5 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Sun
4 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.85%) Dot Hill
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Nexenta
4 1 (1.85%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.85%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.85%) Zend
Brighton, East Sussex
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