The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worthing 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 28 April 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 / Worthing
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 27 22
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5  
Contract jobs citing Linux 6 37 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 4.48% 15.16% 3.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 68.52% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 2
Median daily rate £512 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.66% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £407 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -7.73% +13.51%  

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 Worthing with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Worthing
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21 54 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 15.67% 22.13% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 21
Median daily rate £500 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £135 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £730 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worthing 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 Worthing

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Worthing

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Worthing over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Worthing

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Linux.

1 21 (91.30%) Configuration Management
1 21 (91.30%) Git (software)
2 19 (82.61%) Scala
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) HTML
2 19 (82.61%) CSS
2 19 (82.61%) HTTP
3 16 (69.57%) Unix
3 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
4 14 (60.87%) Subversion
4 14 (60.87%) Scrum
4 14 (60.87%) Web Design
4 14 (60.87%) Relational Database
4 14 (60.87%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (60.87%) Web Development
5 11 (47.83%) Visualisation
5 11 (47.83%) Data Visualisation
5 11 (47.83%) Mac OS X
6 9 (39.13%) Play Framework
6 9 (39.13%) Ruby
7 8 (34.78%) JSON
7 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (34.78%) Open Source
7 8 (34.78%) HTML5
7 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
7 8 (34.78%) REST
7 8 (34.78%) Python
7 8 (34.78%) Java
7 8 (34.78%) C#
7 8 (34.78%) JUnit

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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 5 (21.74%) Apache
1 5 (21.74%) JBoss
1 5 (21.74%) nginx
1 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
1 5 (21.74%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.04%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) GitHub
1 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) HTTP
2 5 (21.74%) SSL
2 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) FTP
3 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) Relational Database
2 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
2 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) Git (software)
2 14 (60.87%) Subversion
3 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
3 8 (34.78%) JUnit
4 5 (21.74%) Ant
4 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
4 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
4 5 (21.74%) Gatling
4 5 (21.74%) Grunt
4 5 (21.74%) gulp
4 5 (21.74%) IntelliJ
4 5 (21.74%) JIRA
4 5 (21.74%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (21.74%) Selenium
4 5 (21.74%) Sublime Text
5 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
1 19 (82.61%) Scala Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Scala Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Digital Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Scala Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Interaction Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) CSS
1 19 (82.61%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) Play Framework
3 8 (34.78%) HTML5
3 8 (34.78%) JSON
3 8 (34.78%) REST
3 8 (34.78%) Spring
4 6 (26.09%) Node.js
5 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
5 5 (21.74%) EJB
5 5 (21.74%) Gherkin
5 5 (21.74%) Hibernate
5 5 (21.74%) J2EE
5 5 (21.74%) J2SE
5 5 (21.74%) jQuery
5 5 (21.74%) Servlets
5 5 (21.74%) SOAP
5 5 (21.74%) XML
6 4 (17.39%) RESTful
7 3 (13.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Unix
2 11 (47.83%) Mac OS X
3 6 (26.09%) Windows
4 5 (21.74%) Ubuntu
5 1 (4.35%) AIX
5 1 (4.35%) SUSE
5 1 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Configuration Management
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (60.87%) Scrum
3 14 (60.87%) Web Design
3 14 (60.87%) Web Development
4 11 (47.83%) Data Visualisation
4 11 (47.83%) Visualisation
5 8 (34.78%) Automated Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (34.78%) Open Source
6 6 (26.09%) Analytics
6 6 (26.09%) Microservices
7 5 (21.74%) DevOps
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (13.04%) MVC
8 3 (13.04%) OWASP
8 3 (13.04%) Service Design
8 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) Scala
2 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) Ruby
4 8 (34.78%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) Python
5 7 (30.43%) Perl
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) Groovy
7 5 (21.74%) Haskell
8 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (4.35%) Korn
9 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) RHCE
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) VirtualBox
3 1 (4.35%) NFS
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Puppet
2 5 (21.74%) Grafana
2 5 (21.74%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Google
2 5 (21.74%) Adobe
2 5 (21.74%) webMethods
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
Worthing, West Sussex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £465 - £511.50 per day
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