Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 19 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
West Sussex > Crawley
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 24 7
Rank change year-on-year +14 -17 +7
Contract jobs citing Linux 25 13 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 10.25% 4.71% 12.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 38.46% 16.25% 32.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 40
Crawley median daily rate £413 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +3.70% -25.00%
10th Percentile £150 £240 £236
90th Percentile £450 £503 £431
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +23.29% +4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Crawley median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -9.33% +87.50%
10th Percentile £42.50 £34.00 £34.38
90th Percentile £47.50 £34.00 £38.75
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £34.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +45.59% -9.33% +87.50%

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 Crawley with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Crawley
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 65 80 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 26.64% 28.99% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 51 139
Crawley median daily rate £233 £370 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.16% +4.96% +28.18%
10th Percentile £110 £240 £237
90th Percentile £450 £450 £538
West Sussex median daily rate £410 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +12.33% +4.29% +13.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 12
Crawley median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +1.49% +131.03%
10th Percentile £15.75 £32.35 £15.28
90th Percentile £47.50 £34.00 £38.75
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £22.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year +102.25% +32.84% +8.06%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Crawley

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Crawley

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Crawley over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Crawley

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Crawley

For the 6 months to 19 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Linux.

1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (44.00%) VMware
4 9 (36.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (28.00%) Migration
5 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) TDD
6 6 (24.00%) OO
6 6 (24.00%) C++
6 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (24.00%) Software Architecture
6 6 (24.00%) GoogleTest
6 6 (24.00%) Yocto
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (20.00%) Citrix
7 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (16.00%) Unix
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.00%) SLA
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (12.00%) Web Development

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (24.00%) GoogleTest
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) IT Operations Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Active Directory Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Python Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Yocto
2 2 (8.00%) Django
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) Online Games
3 1 (4.00%) AS400
3 1 (4.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.00%) AIX
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (28.00%) Migration
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) OO
2 6 (24.00%) Software Architecture
2 6 (24.00%) TDD
2 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Logistics
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) C++
3 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.00%) Korn
3 2 (8.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Thales