The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 4.88% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.96% +3.92%
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
11 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 13.41% 22.32% 42.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 6
Average daily rate £575 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.75% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Average hourly rate - £19.75 £12.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +58.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) Java
3 9 (69.23%) Spring
4 8 (61.54%) JIRA
4 8 (61.54%) MVC
4 8 (61.54%) Unix
5 7 (53.85%) AIX
5 7 (53.85%) Solaris
5 7 (53.85%) UML
5 7 (53.85%) OOP
5 7 (53.85%) RUP
5 7 (53.85%) JMS
5 7 (53.85%) OOD
5 7 (53.85%) SOA
5 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle
5 7 (53.85%) Ant
5 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
5 7 (53.85%) Workflow
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
5 7 (53.85%) XML
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
5 7 (53.85%) Middleware
5 7 (53.85%) Java EE
5 7 (53.85%) Dojo

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 7 (53.85%) AquaLogic
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Workflow
1 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) JIRA
2 7 (53.85%) Ant
2 7 (53.85%) JIRA Agile
2 7 (53.85%) Maven
3 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 6 (46.15%) Subversion
4 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Scala Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Architect
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Unix Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Java Software Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Scala Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Lead Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) Spring
2 7 (53.85%) Dojo
2 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
2 7 (53.85%) Java EE
2 7 (53.85%) JMS
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
2 7 (53.85%) JSF
2 7 (53.85%) Middleware
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (53.85%) XML
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Django
4 2 (15.38%) Guice
4 2 (15.38%) Play Framework
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Unix
2 7 (53.85%) AIX
2 7 (53.85%) Solaris
3 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 7 (53.85%) OOD
3 7 (53.85%) OOP
3 7 (53.85%) RUP
3 7 (53.85%) SDLC
3 7 (53.85%) SOA
3 7 (53.85%) UML
3 7 (53.85%) Workflow
4 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
5 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (38.46%) Scrum
5 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
5 5 (38.46%) Web Design
5 5 (38.46%) Web Development
6 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source
8 1 (7.69%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) PL/SQL
3 7 (53.85%) Shell Script
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Scala
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ganglia
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Google