Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Eastbourne 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 15 December 2018 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 > Eastbourne
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 3
Contract jobs citing Linux 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Eastbourne - - 20.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Eastbourne median daily rate - - £500
East Sussex median daily rate £500 £500 £412
% change year-on-year - +21.36% +29.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Eastbourne median hourly rate - - £50.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% -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 Eastbourne with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Eastbourne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Eastbourne 10.00% 12.50% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Eastbourne median daily rate £355 £125 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +184.00% -34.21% -
10th Percentile £348 £123 £124
90th Percentile £363 £128 £460
East Sussex median daily rate £366 £400 £360
% change year-on-year -8.44% +11.11% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Eastbourne median hourly rate - - £50.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £23.39 £42.50 £16.38
% change year-on-year -44.96% +159.54% +5.65%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Eastbourne

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Eastbourne

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Eastbourne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Eastbourne

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Eastbourne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Eastbourne