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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 25 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Linux 23 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 6.52% 4.33% 1.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.33% 17.95% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 0
Median daily rate £300 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
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
67 78 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.98% 24.15% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 40 40
Median daily rate £338 £300 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +34.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £147 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £40.00 £15.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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 3 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in East Sussex

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

Linux Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 May 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 +4 11 £350 +27.27% 7
Hove - 4 £325 - 1
Eastbourne -1 1 - -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Linux.

1 18 (51.43%) MySQL
2 13 (37.14%) PHP
3 12 (34.29%) Apache
4 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 9 (25.71%) LAMP
6 8 (22.86%) HTML
6 8 (22.86%) CSS
6 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
7 7 (20.00%) jQuery
7 7 (20.00%) HTML5
7 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (20.00%) Java
8 6 (17.14%) Unix
8 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
8 6 (17.14%) Ansible
9 5 (14.29%) nginx
9 5 (14.29%) Web Development
9 5 (14.29%) Degree
9 5 (14.29%) Open Source
9 5 (14.29%) Python
10 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.43%) Spring
10 4 (11.43%) Advertising
10 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
10 4 (11.43%) Windows
10 4 (11.43%) J2EE
10 4 (11.43%) Puppet
10 4 (11.43%) HBase
10 4 (11.43%) Backbone.js
10 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu

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 12 (34.29%) Apache
2 5 (14.29%) nginx
3 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.71%) Jetty
3 2 (5.71%) Node.js
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) RS-232
1 1 (2.86%) Skype
1 1 (2.86%) SMTP
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
2 4 (11.43%) HBase
3 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.71%) SQLite
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.86%) Impala
5 1 (2.86%) InfluxDB
5 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) JUnit
2 2 (5.71%) Maven
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) TestNG
3 1 (2.86%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) Mocha
3 1 (2.86%) Sinon.JS
General
1 4 (11.43%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Administrator
4 6 (17.14%) LAMP Developer
4 6 (17.14%) MySQL Developer
4 6 (17.14%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 6 (17.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (14.29%) Linux Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Hadoop Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) HTML CSS Developer
7 3 (8.57%) HTML Developer
7 3 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Solr Developer
8 2 (5.71%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) LAMP
2 8 (22.86%) CSS
2 8 (22.86%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (20.00%) HTML5
3 7 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (11.43%) Backbone.js
4 4 (11.43%) J2EE
4 4 (11.43%) RESTful
4 4 (11.43%) Spring
5 3 (8.57%) Ember.js
5 3 (8.57%) Swagger
5 3 (8.57%) Web Services
6 2 (5.71%) CSS3
6 2 (5.71%) JPA
6 2 (5.71%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (5.71%) MEAN Stack
6 2 (5.71%) Spring MVC
6 2 (5.71%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Unix
2 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Android
3 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) CentOS
4 1 (2.86%) Debian
4 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.86%) Solaris
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Open Source
1 5 (14.29%) Web Development
2 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (8.57%) DevOps
3 3 (8.57%) iOS Development
3 3 (8.57%) Mobile Development
3 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.57%) Time Management
4 2 (5.71%) MVC
4 2 (5.71%) OOP
4 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.71%) TDD
4 2 (5.71%) Web Application Development
5 1 (2.86%) Analytics
5 1 (2.86%) BDD
5 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Scrum
5 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) PHP
2 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.00%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
5 5 (14.29%) Python
6 3 (8.57%) Apple Swift
7 2 (5.71%) SQL
7 2 (5.71%) XPath
7 2 (5.71%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) SpamAssassin
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Ansible
2 4 (11.43%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) logstash
3 1 (2.86%) Oozie
3 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) Dot Hill
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Nexenta
3 1 (2.86%) Sun
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) Zend
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