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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 24 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 13 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.33% 6.77% 4.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.08% 36.21% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 6
Median daily rate £300 £325 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £35.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +12.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.73%
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
48 58 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 19.67% 18.71% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 41
Median daily rate £325 £285 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £140 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £368 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £31.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -40.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £10.00 £14.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £26.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 0 12 £300 - 17
Eastbourne +6 1 - -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 23 (56.10%) Java
2 20 (48.78%) Git (software)
2 20 (48.78%) Jenkins
3 15 (36.59%) Migration
4 14 (34.15%) Docker
4 14 (34.15%) DevOps
5 13 (31.71%) JBoss
5 13 (31.71%) Packer
6 12 (29.27%) Subversion
6 12 (29.27%) Maven
7 11 (26.83%) Python
8 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
8 10 (24.39%) MySQL
8 10 (24.39%) WebSphere
8 10 (24.39%) Selenium
8 10 (24.39%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (21.95%) Unix
9 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
9 9 (21.95%) Hibernate
10 8 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (19.51%) Jetty
11 7 (17.07%) JPA
11 7 (17.07%) Web Development
11 7 (17.07%) Spring
11 7 (17.07%) JUnit
12 6 (14.63%) Oracle
12 6 (14.63%) J2EE
12 6 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (14.63%) MVC
12 6 (14.63%) Spring MVC

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 13 (31.71%) JBoss
2 10 (24.39%) WebSphere
3 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
4 8 (19.51%) Jetty
5 2 (4.88%) Apache
5 2 (4.88%) Apache Solr
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Magento
2 1 (2.44%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) IaaS
3 2 (4.88%) GitHub
3 2 (4.88%) SaaS
4 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
1 2 (4.88%) VoIP
2 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) MySQL
2 6 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (14.63%) SQLite
3 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Git (software)
1 20 (48.78%) Jenkins
2 12 (29.27%) Maven
2 12 (29.27%) Subversion
3 10 (24.39%) Selenium
4 7 (17.07%) JUnit
5 6 (14.63%) TestNG
6 2 (4.88%) Hudson
7 1 (2.44%) CppUnit
7 1 (2.44%) JMeter
General
1 2 (4.88%) Banking
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) Java Developer
3 10 (24.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) MongoDB Developer
5 4 (9.76%) PHP Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.88%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Hibernate
2 7 (17.07%) JPA
2 7 (17.07%) Spring
3 6 (14.63%) J2EE
3 6 (14.63%) Spring MVC
4 5 (12.20%) CSS
4 5 (12.20%) HTML
5 3 (7.32%) Web Services
5 3 (7.32%) XML
6 2 (4.88%) LAMP
6 2 (4.88%) Lucene
7 1 (2.44%) jQuery
7 1 (2.44%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.63%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Unix
2 4 (9.76%) CentOS
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Migration
2 14 (34.15%) DevOps
3 7 (17.07%) Web Development
4 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.63%) MVC
5 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.32%) ERP
7 2 (4.88%) Validation
8 1 (2.44%) Build Automation
8 1 (2.44%) Code Coverage
8 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.44%) High Availability
8 1 (2.44%) Open Source
8 1 (2.44%) Project Management
8 1 (2.44%) Scrum
8 1 (2.44%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.44%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) Python
3 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) PHP
5 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 2 (4.88%) C#
6 2 (4.88%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) Packer
2 5 (12.20%) Puppet
3 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.88%) Ansible
5 1 (2.44%) Bareos
5 1 (2.44%) HP Fortify
5 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) HP
2 2 (4.88%) Juniper
2 2 (4.88%) Mitel
2 2 (4.88%) NetApp
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.44%) Coverity
3 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.44%) Veracode