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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 14 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -1
Contract jobs citing Linux 25 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 9.36% 1.79% 3.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 52.08% 13.04% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 5
Median daily rate £450 £310 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £384 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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 46 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 17.98% 13.73% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 46
Median daily rate £325 £310 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £168 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £360 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 12
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -24.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +23 20 £500 +45.45% 14
Hastings - 1 £540 -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 20 (40.00%) MySQL
2 18 (36.00%) DevOps
3 17 (34.00%) Python
3 17 (34.00%) Migration
4 16 (32.00%) Java
4 16 (32.00%) Jenkins
5 15 (30.00%) Apache
6 13 (26.00%) JBoss
6 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
6 13 (26.00%) Docker
6 13 (26.00%) Packer
7 11 (22.00%) PHP
7 11 (22.00%) Bash Shell
7 11 (22.00%) Ansible
8 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (20.00%) Subversion
8 10 (20.00%) WebSphere
8 10 (20.00%) Selenium
8 10 (20.00%) LAMP
9 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (18.00%) Puppet
10 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
11 7 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (12.00%) MongoDB
12 6 (12.00%) Open Source
12 6 (12.00%) Ubuntu
12 6 (12.00%) Unix
13 5 (10.00%) Windows
13 5 (10.00%) Maven

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 15 (30.00%) Apache
2 13 (26.00%) JBoss
3 10 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (10.00%) nginx
5 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.00%) IIS
5 2 (4.00%) Jetty
5 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Magento
2 1 (2.00%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) IaaS
3 2 (4.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) VoIP
3 1 (2.00%) DHCP
3 1 (2.00%) DMZ
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.00%) IPsec
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) LDAP
3 1 (2.00%) MPLS
3 1 (2.00%) Network Security
3 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) VLAN
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.00%) MySQL
2 6 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (20.00%) Selenium
3 10 (20.00%) Subversion
4 5 (10.00%) Maven
5 1 (2.00%) JUnit
5 1 (2.00%) TestNG
General
1 4 (8.00%) Advertising
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (22.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (16.00%) Administrator
5 8 (16.00%) PHP Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (10.00%) Linux Developer
8 5 (10.00%) MySQL Developer
8 5 (10.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (8.00%) MongoDB Developer
10 3 (6.00%) LAMP Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Network Engineer
10 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
10 3 (6.00%) Windows Administrator
10 3 (6.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) LAMP
2 4 (8.00%) CSS
2 4 (8.00%) HTML
2 4 (8.00%) Web Services
3 2 (4.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (2.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (2.00%) HTML5
4 1 (2.00%) J2EE
4 1 (2.00%) JPA
4 1 (2.00%) Lucene
4 1 (2.00%) Node.js
4 1 (2.00%) RESTful
4 1 (2.00%) Sensu
4 1 (2.00%) Spring
4 1 (2.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.00%) Swagger
4 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) New Media
3 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (12.00%) Unix
3 5 (10.00%) Windows
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.00%) CentOS
6 2 (4.00%) Solaris
7 1 (2.00%) Android
7 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.00%) Debian
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) DevOps
2 17 (34.00%) Migration
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.00%) Open Source
6 5 (10.00%) Time Management
7 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.00%) ERP
8 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.00%) Web Development
9 1 (2.00%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.00%) Information Security
9 1 (2.00%) Information Security Management
9 1 (2.00%) ITIL
9 1 (2.00%) MVC
9 1 (2.00%) Project Management
9 1 (2.00%) Security Management
9 1 (2.00%) Service Management
9 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) Python
2 16 (32.00%) Java
3 11 (22.00%) Bash Shell
3 11 (22.00%) PHP
4 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.00%) Ruby
6 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (26.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) Packer
2 11 (22.00%) Ansible
3 9 (18.00%) Puppet
4 3 (6.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.00%) Bareos
5 1 (2.00%) Salt
5 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) HP
2 2 (4.00%) Juniper
2 2 (4.00%) Mitel
2 2 (4.00%) NetApp
2 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.00%) Sun
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per Day
Posted: 6 days ago