The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 24 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Linux 15 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 6.94% 5.94% 2.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 21.43% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £485 £550 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.81% +76.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
Linux
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Worthing region.

Operating Systems Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
45 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 20.83% 27.72% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 6
Median daily rate £300 £475 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +23.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £120 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Linux.

1 47 (90.38%) Java
1 47 (90.38%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (88.46%) HTTP
3 45 (86.54%) HTML
3 45 (86.54%) CSS
3 45 (86.54%) Ruby
4 44 (84.62%) Git (software)
4 44 (84.62%) Subversion
5 43 (82.69%) Automated Testing
5 43 (82.69%) REST
6 42 (80.77%) Jenkins
6 42 (80.77%) Google
6 42 (80.77%) JSON
6 42 (80.77%) Scala
6 42 (80.77%) Python
7 41 (78.85%) Configuration Management
7 41 (78.85%) Spring
7 41 (78.85%) Guice
7 41 (78.85%) Django
7 41 (78.85%) Play Framework
8 40 (76.92%) CSS3
8 40 (76.92%) Open Source
8 40 (76.92%) HTML5
8 40 (76.92%) Ruby on Rails
8 40 (76.92%) Ajax
8 40 (76.92%) Scrum
9 39 (75.00%) JUnit
10 38 (73.08%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (71.15%) Spring MVC
11 37 (71.15%) MVC

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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 35 (67.31%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.92%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (88.46%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (84.62%) Git (software)
1 44 (84.62%) Subversion
2 42 (80.77%) Jenkins
3 39 (75.00%) JUnit
4 35 (67.31%) JIRA
5 4 (7.69%) Selenium
6 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.92%) Travis CI
6 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 47 (90.38%) Developer
2 36 (69.23%) Scala Developer
3 21 (40.38%) Java Developer
4 14 (26.92%) Java Scala Developer
5 12 (23.08%) Software Developer
6 10 (19.23%) C# Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (7.69%) Agile Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Database Developer
10 2 (3.85%) MongoDB Developer
11 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 1 (1.92%) Linux Server Engineer
11 1 (1.92%) Network Engineer
11 1 (1.92%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 1 (1.92%) Network Systems Engineer
11 1 (1.92%) Server Engineer
11 1 (1.92%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (86.54%) CSS
1 45 (86.54%) HTML
2 43 (82.69%) REST
3 42 (80.77%) JSON
4 41 (78.85%) Django
4 41 (78.85%) Guice
4 41 (78.85%) Play Framework
4 41 (78.85%) Spring
5 40 (76.92%) Ajax
5 40 (76.92%) CSS3
5 40 (76.92%) HTML5
5 40 (76.92%) Ruby on Rails
6 37 (71.15%) Spring MVC
7 36 (69.23%) RESTful
8 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.85%) Mustache
8 2 (3.85%) Sass
9 1 (1.92%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Mac OS X
1 5 (9.62%) Unix
2 3 (5.77%) SUSE
2 3 (5.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (90.38%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (82.69%) Automated Testing
3 41 (78.85%) Configuration Management
4 40 (76.92%) Open Source
4 40 (76.92%) Scrum
5 38 (73.08%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (71.15%) MVC
7 33 (63.46%) OWASP
8 32 (61.54%) Responsive Web Design
8 32 (61.54%) Web Design
9 24 (46.15%) Service Design
10 12 (23.08%) Web Development
11 5 (9.62%) Front End Development
12 3 (5.77%) Functional Programming
12 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
12 3 (5.77%) Security Hardening
12 3 (5.77%) TDD
13 1 (1.92%) Network Design
13 1 (1.92%) Pair Programming
13 1 (1.92%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 47 (90.38%) Java
2 45 (86.54%) Ruby
3 42 (80.77%) Python
3 42 (80.77%) Scala
4 35 (67.31%) C#
5 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.92%) Perl
6 1 (1.92%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.92%) Ansible
3 1 (1.92%) Ganglia
3 1 (1.92%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) Google
2 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
2 1 (1.92%) SaltStack
2 1 (1.92%) VMware