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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 30 13 14
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Contract jobs citing Linux 31 33 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.56% 10.06% 7.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.79% 29.73% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 14
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£450 £313 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -43.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £220 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.75 - £39.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 - £37.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.15 - £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +8.21%
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
165 111 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.57% 33.84% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 69 42
Average daily rate £325 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 15
Average hourly rate £17.75 £15.75 £17.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.69% -11.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £12.80 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £26.98 £39.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Linux Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Linux
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +1 10 £456 +25.86% 1
Worthing - 9 £513 -
Gatwick -13 3 - - 2
East Grinstead +2 1 £450 +5.88%
Chichester 0 1 - - 1
Linux
South East

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 30 (55.56%) UNIX
2 22 (40.74%) Apache
2 22 (40.74%) IIS
3 20 (37.04%) Oracle
3 20 (37.04%) Tomcat
3 20 (37.04%) Web Development
4 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
5 18 (33.33%) SQL
6 17 (31.48%) Windows
7 14 (25.93%) Configuration Management
7 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
8 13 (24.07%) Internet
9 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 12 (22.22%) Migration
9 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
10 11 (20.37%) Java
11 10 (18.52%) HTTP
11 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
11 10 (18.52%) VMware
11 10 (18.52%) Intranet
12 9 (16.67%) Scrum
12 9 (16.67%) Web Design
12 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (16.67%) Subversion
12 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (16.67%) Mac OS X
12 9 (16.67%) HTML
12 9 (16.67%) CSS
12 9 (16.67%) ITIL
12 9 (16.67%) MCP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (40.74%) Apache
1 22 (40.74%) IIS
2 20 (37.04%) Tomcat
3 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
5 5 (9.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.70%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.85%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) MS Office
3 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.26%) IaaS
1 5 (9.26%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (9.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.07%) Internet
2 10 (18.52%) HTTP
2 10 (18.52%) Intranet
3 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.96%) DNS
3 7 (12.96%) Firewall
4 6 (11.11%) SAN
5 5 (9.26%) DHCP
5 5 (9.26%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (7.41%) Wireless
7 3 (5.56%) VPN
7 3 (5.56%) VLAN
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.70%) LDAP
9 1 (1.85%) PBX
9 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.26%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.85%) DataStage
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Subversion
1 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (1.85%) Marketing
1 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Web Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Scala Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Applications Support
5 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Web Support Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Security Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Database Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) HTML
1 9 (16.67%) CSS
2 7 (12.96%) J2EE
3 2 (3.70%) Drools
3 2 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 7 (12.96%) FlexPod
3 5 (9.26%) Client/Server
3 5 (9.26%) PKI
4 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) Statistics
5 2 (3.70%) NHS
6 1 (1.85%) Open Source
6 1 (1.85%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 30 (55.56%) UNIX
2 17 (31.48%) Windows
3 9 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.56%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Web Development
2 14 (25.93%) Configuration Management
3 12 (22.22%) Migration
4 9 (16.67%) Scrum
4 9 (16.67%) Web Design
4 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.67%) ITIL
4 9 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.41%) Coaching
7 4 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (7.41%) Information Security
7 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Information Governance
8 2 (3.70%) DevOps
8 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
2 18 (33.33%) SQL
3 11 (20.37%) Java
4 9 (16.67%) Scala
5 8 (14.81%) Perl
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
6 2 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (1.85%) C
7 1 (1.85%) C++
7 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.85%) AWK
7 1 (1.85%) sed
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (16.67%) MCP
3 9 (16.67%) MCSE
4 7 (12.96%) CCNA
4 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.26%) MCSA
6 4 (7.41%) CEH
6 4 (7.41%) CISSP
7 3 (5.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.26%) UAG
3 1 (1.85%) Snort
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) SCCM
2 4 (7.41%) Nessus
3 3 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.70%) Puppet
4 2 (3.70%) Ansible
4 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Oracle
2 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.52%) VMware
4 8 (14.81%) Citrix
5 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco
6 5 (9.26%) F5
7 4 (7.41%) Qualys
7 4 (7.41%) McAfee
8 1 (1.85%) Sophos
8 1 (1.85%) HP
8 1 (1.85%) Dell
8 1 (1.85%) Intel
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Chichester
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £15 - £18 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago