The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 31 39 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs citing Linux 67 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.68% 4.47% 7.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 32.06% 14.86% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 16
Median daily rate £371 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.18% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £203 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £372
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £44.00 £30.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.08% -
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 West Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
209 175 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 27.07% 30.07% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 118 72
Median daily rate £375 £343 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +14.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £44.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Linux
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 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
Worthing -9 41 £450 -12.19% 1
Crawley -2 10 £356 -35.34% 4
Gatwick +9 7 £366 -
East Grinstead 0 1 £350 -22.22%
Horsham - 1 - -
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

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

1 54 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (47.42%) HTML
2 46 (47.42%) Subversion
2 46 (47.42%) Git (software)
3 45 (46.39%) Ruby
3 45 (46.39%) CSS
3 45 (46.39%) Configuration Management
4 44 (45.36%) Java
5 43 (44.33%) Python
5 43 (44.33%) HTTP
5 43 (44.33%) Scala
6 42 (43.30%) Ruby on Rails
6 42 (43.30%) Scrum
7 41 (42.27%) Spring
7 41 (42.27%) Automated Testing
8 40 (41.24%) Google
8 40 (41.24%) HTML5
8 40 (41.24%) Django
8 40 (41.24%) Guice
8 40 (41.24%) REST
8 40 (41.24%) Play Framework
9 39 (40.21%) Jenkins
9 39 (40.21%) CSS3
9 39 (40.21%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (40.21%) Open Source
9 39 (40.21%) JSON
9 39 (40.21%) C#
10 38 (39.18%) JUnit
11 37 (38.14%) MVC
11 37 (38.14%) JIRA

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 34 (35.05%) Confluence
2 11 (11.34%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.22%) IIS
3 7 (7.22%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.03%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.03%) Drupal
5 1 (1.03%) Node.js
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (2.06%) MS Project
4 1 (1.03%) MS Office
4 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.19%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.19%) Office 365
3 5 (5.15%) IaaS
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.03%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 43 (44.33%) HTTP
2 7 (7.22%) SAN
3 6 (6.19%) DHCP
3 6 (6.19%) DNS
3 6 (6.19%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (6.19%) Internet
3 6 (6.19%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (4.12%) Ethernet
5 3 (3.09%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (2.06%) Broadband
6 2 (2.06%) Firewall
6 2 (2.06%) LTE
6 2 (2.06%) Modbus
7 1 (1.03%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.03%) IPsec
7 1 (1.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.68%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.31%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (7.22%) MySQL
4 6 (6.19%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (6.19%) VLDB
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.03%) OLTP
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (47.42%) Git (software)
1 46 (47.42%) Subversion
2 39 (40.21%) Jenkins
3 38 (39.18%) JUnit
4 37 (38.14%) JIRA
5 4 (4.12%) Selenium
6 2 (2.06%) Hudson
6 2 (2.06%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.06%) Mocha
6 2 (2.06%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (2.06%) VectorCAST
7 1 (1.03%) Ant
7 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.03%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.03%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.03%) Maven
7 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (3.09%) Avionics
1 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.06%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.06%) Billing
2 2 (2.06%) Finance
3 1 (1.03%) Banking
3 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (48.45%) Developer
2 37 (38.14%) Scala Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Java Developer
4 16 (16.49%) Java Scala Developer
5 13 (13.40%) Software Developer
6 12 (12.37%) Software Engineer
7 10 (10.31%) Applications Support
7 10 (10.31%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.22%) Administrator
10 6 (6.19%) Applications Specialist
10 6 (6.19%) Applications Support Specialist
10 6 (6.19%) Support Specialist
10 6 (6.19%) Unix Administrator
11 5 (5.15%) IT Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (5.15%) Linux Specialist
11 5 (5.15%) Linux Support
11 5 (5.15%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (47.42%) HTML
2 45 (46.39%) CSS
3 42 (43.30%) Ruby on Rails
4 41 (42.27%) Spring
5 40 (41.24%) Django
5 40 (41.24%) Guice
5 40 (41.24%) HTML5
5 40 (41.24%) Play Framework
5 40 (41.24%) REST
6 39 (40.21%) CSS3
6 39 (40.21%) JSON
7 37 (38.14%) Ajax
8 36 (37.11%) Spring MVC
9 33 (34.02%) RESTful
10 4 (4.12%) EDI
11 2 (2.06%) XML
12 1 (1.03%) Backbone.js
12 1 (1.03%) Dojo
12 1 (1.03%) Java EE
12 1 (1.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
1 7 (7.22%) PKI
2 6 (6.19%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.19%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (4.12%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.09%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.06%) CPLD
5 2 (2.06%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.06%) iSeries
6 1 (1.03%) AS400
6 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.03%) PMI
6 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.99%) Windows
2 18 (18.56%) Windows Server
3 12 (12.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (12.37%) Unix
4 7 (7.22%) Solaris
4 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.19%) Mac OS X
6 5 (5.15%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (3.09%) SUSE
7 3 (3.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.06%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (2.06%) ThreadX
8 2 (2.06%) VxWorks
9 1 (1.03%) AIX
9 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (46.39%) Configuration Management
3 42 (43.30%) Scrum
4 41 (42.27%) Automated Testing
5 39 (40.21%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (40.21%) Open Source
6 37 (38.14%) MVC
7 34 (35.05%) OWASP
8 29 (29.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 29 (29.90%) Web Design
9 21 (21.65%) Service Design
10 14 (14.43%) Web Development
11 12 (12.37%) Software Engineering
12 9 (9.28%) ITIL
13 8 (8.25%) Change Management
14 7 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (7.22%) High Availability
14 7 (7.22%) TDD
15 6 (6.19%) ITIL V3
16 5 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 45 (46.39%) Ruby
2 44 (45.36%) Java
3 43 (44.33%) Python
3 43 (44.33%) Scala
4 39 (40.21%) C#
5 14 (14.43%) SQL
6 10 (10.31%) C++
6 10 (10.31%) JavaScript
7 8 (8.25%) C
8 5 (5.15%) Embedded C
9 3 (3.09%) Embedded C++
10 2 (2.06%) ANSI C
11 1 (1.03%) Perl
11 1 (1.03%) PHP
11 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) SC Cleared
1 14 (14.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.19%) MCP
2 6 (6.19%) MCSA
2 6 (6.19%) MCSE
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.15%) Degree
4 2 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.03%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.03%) CISM
5 1 (1.03%) CISSP
5 1 (1.03%) ISEB
5 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) QA
1 4 (4.12%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.03%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.03%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (8.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.19%) GlusterFS
2 6 (6.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.09%) UAG
5 2 (2.06%) Firmware
6 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.03%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.03%) vSphere
6 1 (1.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (6.19%) NetBackup
1 6 (6.19%) Red Hat Satellite
1 6 (6.19%) SCCM
1 6 (6.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 4 (4.12%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.03%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.03%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.03%) MOM
3 1 (1.03%) Nagios
3 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (41.24%) Google
2 18 (18.56%) Oracle
3 12 (12.37%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.25%) EMC
4 8 (8.25%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.25%) VMware
5 6 (6.19%) Brocade
5 6 (6.19%) Citrix
5 6 (6.19%) StorageTek
5 6 (6.19%) Veritas
6 5 (5.15%) HP
7 4 (4.12%) Baan
7 4 (4.12%) Concur
7 4 (4.12%) Hyperion
7 4 (4.12%) Sun
7 4 (4.12%) Tripwire
8 3 (3.09%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.06%) Cisco
9 2 (2.06%) NetApp
9 2 (2.06%) SAP
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