Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Linux
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 21 41
Rank change year-on-year +4 +20 -11
Contract jobs citing Linux 28 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 8.05% 8.72% 4.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 63.64% 50.00% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 13
Brighton median daily rate £575 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.37% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £156
90th Percentile £613 £538 £523
East Sussex median daily rate £575 £412 £305
% change year-on-year +39.56% +35.08% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate £42.50 - -
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 44 64 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 12.64% 17.44% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 73
Brighton median daily rate £400 £360 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +16.13% +3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £149
90th Percentile £613 £538 £438
East Sussex median daily rate £390 £345 £310
% change year-on-year +13.04% +11.29% +4.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Brighton median hourly rate £42.50 £15.25 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +178.69% -18.67% +19.20%
10th Percentile £41.25 £13.23 £12.45
90th Percentile £43.75 £23.28 £26.60
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +142.86% +2.94% +8.07%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Brighton

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Linux in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Brighton

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Brighton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Brighton

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Linux.

1 16 (57.14%) DevOps
2 14 (50.00%) Docker
3 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 12 (42.86%) Unix
4 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (35.71%) HTML
5 10 (35.71%) CSS
5 10 (35.71%) Apache
6 9 (32.14%) SOAP
6 9 (32.14%) Java
6 9 (32.14%) webMethods
6 9 (32.14%) Scala
7 8 (28.57%) JSON
7 8 (28.57%) Spring
7 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 8 (28.57%) Selenium
7 8 (28.57%) Play Framework
7 8 (28.57%) Kibana
7 8 (28.57%) Microservices
7 8 (28.57%) HTML5
7 8 (28.57%) Puppet
7 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
7 8 (28.57%) REST
7 8 (28.57%) SSL
7 8 (28.57%) J2SE
7 8 (28.57%) Hibernate
7 8 (28.57%) J2EE
7 8 (28.57%) JUnit

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 10 (35.71%) Apache
2 8 (28.57%) JBoss
2 8 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) HTTP
1 8 (28.57%) SSL
1 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 8 (28.57%) IntelliJ
2 8 (28.57%) JUnit
2 8 (28.57%) Selenium
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) Subversion
5 1 (3.57%) Gradle
5 1 (3.57%) SilkPerformer
General
1 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) HTML Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Java Scala Developer
2 8 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Scala Developer
3 6 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) ICT Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.57%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) CSS
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) SOAP
3 8 (28.57%) EJB
3 8 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 8 (28.57%) HTML5
3 8 (28.57%) J2EE
3 8 (28.57%) J2SE
3 8 (28.57%) JSON
3 8 (28.57%) Play Framework
3 8 (28.57%) REST
3 8 (28.57%) Spring
3 8 (28.57%) XML
4 5 (17.86%) LAMP
5 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (7.14%) Vue (Vue.js)
6 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) AIX
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.57%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) DevOps
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) Microservices
3 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 5 (17.86%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
5 3 (10.71%) Open Source
6 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.14%) Data Security
6 2 (7.14%) Database Tuning
6 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (7.14%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) OOD
6 2 (7.14%) Open Source Development
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) Scala
3 7 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.57%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) MISRA
1 1 (3.57%) MISRA C
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Grafana
1 8 (28.57%) Kibana
1 8 (28.57%) Puppet
2 6 (21.43%) Ansible
3 5 (17.86%) Kubernetes
4 2 (7.14%) Data Guard
4 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (3.57%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) webMethods
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) CommVault
3 2 (7.14%) Veeam
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Conga
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) New Relic
4 1 (3.57%) SAP