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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 21 11
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10  
Contract jobs citing Linux 34 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 25.56% 4.28% 10.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 65.38% 12.70% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 5
Median daily rate £313 £356 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.12% +18.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £340 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 52 63 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 39.10% 33.69% 47.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 48 49
Median daily rate £300 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £228 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.18% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley citing Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 24 June 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 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
3 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
4 17 (36.96%) VMware
5 14 (30.43%) Citrix
6 13 (28.26%) E-Commerce
6 13 (28.26%) SQL
6 13 (28.26%) Oracle
6 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (23.91%) C
7 11 (23.91%) C++
8 10 (21.74%) Unix
9 9 (19.57%) Multithreading
9 9 (19.57%) Java
10 8 (17.39%) Assembly Language
10 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
10 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
10 8 (17.39%) Multithreaded Programming
11 7 (15.22%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (15.22%) NetApp
12 6 (13.04%) Migration
12 6 (13.04%) Degree
12 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
13 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
13 5 (10.87%) Python
13 5 (10.87%) LDAP
13 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
14 4 (8.70%) HTML
14 4 (8.70%) JavaScript

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 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) LDAP
2 3 (6.52%) NAS
3 2 (4.35%) DNS
3 2 (4.35%) IPv4
3 2 (4.35%) IPv6
3 2 (4.35%) Kerberos
3 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.17%) BGP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.17%) Firewall
4 1 (2.17%) Internet
4 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.17%) MPLS
4 1 (2.17%) OSPF
4 1 (2.17%) SNMP
4 1 (2.17%) VLAN
4 1 (2.17%) VPLS
4 1 (2.17%) VPN
4 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) IT Analyst
3 12 (26.09%) Developer
3 12 (26.09%) IT Operations Analyst
3 12 (26.09%) Operations Analyst
4 10 (21.74%) SQL Developer
5 9 (19.57%) Programmer
6 8 (17.39%) Java Developer
6 8 (17.39%) Java Programmer
6 8 (17.39%) Linux Developer
6 8 (17.39%) SQL Programmer
7 7 (15.22%) C++ Developer
7 7 (15.22%) C++ Programmer
7 7 (15.22%) C++/Java Developer
8 4 (8.70%) Migration Engineer
8 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) CSS
2 2 (4.35%) Django
2 2 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (2.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) AS400
3 3 (6.52%) iSeries
4 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.17%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Windows Server
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (21.74%) Unix
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.52%) CentOS
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.35%) AIX
8 1 (2.17%) Debian
8 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.17%) VyOS
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) E-Commerce
2 9 (19.57%) Multithreading
3 8 (17.39%) Multithreaded Programming
4 7 (15.22%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (13.04%) Migration
6 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
6 4 (8.70%) DevOps
6 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) SDLC
8 2 (4.35%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.35%) Web Development
9 1 (2.17%) Build Automation
9 1 (2.17%) Change Control
9 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) C
2 11 (23.91%) C++
3 9 (19.57%) Java
4 8 (17.39%) Assembly Language
5 5 (10.87%) Python
6 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.17%) C#
9 1 (2.17%) Korn
9 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) iptables
4 1 (2.17%) KVM
4 1 (2.17%) LXC
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) XenApp
4 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SELinux
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.17%) Nagios
2 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) VMware
2 14 (30.43%) Citrix
3 13 (28.26%) Oracle
4 7 (15.22%) NetApp
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.35%) IBM
8 1 (2.17%) Aruba
8 1 (2.17%) Brocade
8 1 (2.17%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (2.17%) Cisco
8 1 (2.17%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.17%) Symantec
8 1 (2.17%) Ubiquiti
Crawley, West Sussex
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