Period
to 26 July 2017

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 6 months to 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 32 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7 -5
Contract jobs citing Linux 19 52 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 7.39% 11.58% 4.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.18% 54.17% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 5
Worthing median daily rate £506 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.47% -13.64% +76.00%
10th Percentile £428 £414 £455
90th Percentile £770 £541 £610
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £365 £363
% change year-on-year +16.44% +0.69% +12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worthing median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate £44.50 £44.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +1.14% -12.00% -

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 44 96 62
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 17.12% 21.38% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 28
Worthing median daily rate £500 £408 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.70% -0.61% +15.09%
10th Percentile £432 £125 £148
90th Percentile £647 £541 £506
West Sussex median daily rate £410 £371 £338
% change year-on-year +10.44% +10.00% +22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Worthing median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £12.25 £9.83 £9.00
90th Percentile £12.75 £14.48 £15.50
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -43.33% +87.50% +2.40%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

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

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 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Worthing

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 18 (94.74%) HTML
1 18 (94.74%) CSS
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
4 13 (68.42%) Node.js
4 13 (68.42%) Unix
5 12 (63.16%) SQL
5 12 (63.16%) HTML5
6 11 (57.89%) Open Source
6 11 (57.89%) Scala
6 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
6 11 (57.89%) HTTP
6 11 (57.89%) jQuery
7 10 (52.63%) Play Framework
8 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
8 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (42.11%) REST
9 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
9 8 (42.11%) Analytics
9 8 (42.11%) Microservices
9 8 (42.11%) JSON
9 8 (42.11%) Ruby
9 8 (42.11%) Google
9 8 (42.11%) Spring
9 8 (42.11%) JUnit
9 8 (42.11%) Windows
10 7 (36.84%) JBoss
10 7 (36.84%) Apache
10 7 (36.84%) Tomcat

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 7 (36.84%) Apache
1 7 (36.84%) JBoss
1 7 (36.84%) nginx
1 7 (36.84%) Tomcat
1 7 (36.84%) WebLogic
2 4 (21.05%) CMS
2 4 (21.05%) Drupal
3 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) GitHub
1 7 (36.84%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) HTTP
2 7 (36.84%) SSL
2 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
1 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
2 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
2 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 8 (42.11%) JUnit
3 7 (36.84%) Ant
3 7 (36.84%) Cucumber
3 7 (36.84%) Eclipse
3 7 (36.84%) Gatling
3 7 (36.84%) Grunt
3 7 (36.84%) gulp
3 7 (36.84%) IntelliJ
3 7 (36.84%) Karma Test Runner
3 7 (36.84%) Selenium
3 7 (36.84%) Sublime Text
3 7 (36.84%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Scala Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Designer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Scala Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Digital Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (21.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Interaction Designer
5 4 (21.05%) Interaction Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Scala Software Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Front End Web Designer
7 2 (10.53%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Designer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Interaction Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) CSS
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 13 (68.42%) Node.js
3 12 (63.16%) HTML5
4 11 (57.89%) jQuery
5 10 (52.63%) Play Framework
6 8 (42.11%) JSON
6 8 (42.11%) REST
6 8 (42.11%) Spring
7 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
7 7 (36.84%) EJB
7 7 (36.84%) Gherkin
7 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
7 7 (36.84%) J2EE
7 7 (36.84%) J2SE
7 7 (36.84%) Servlets
7 7 (36.84%) SOAP
7 7 (36.84%) XML
8 5 (26.32%) CSS3
9 4 (21.05%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Unix
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 7 (36.84%) Ubuntu
4 6 (31.58%) Mac OS X
5 4 (21.05%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Configuration Management
2 11 (57.89%) Open Source
3 9 (47.37%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
4 8 (42.11%) Analytics
4 8 (42.11%) Microservices
5 7 (36.84%) DevOps
5 7 (36.84%) Scrum
6 6 (31.58%) Web Development
7 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Case Management
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (21.05%) Prototyping
7 4 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) Web Design
8 3 (15.79%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
8 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) Scala
4 8 (42.11%) Ruby
5 7 (36.84%) C#
5 7 (36.84%) Groovy
5 7 (36.84%) Haskell
5 7 (36.84%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) Perl
5 7 (36.84%) Python
6 4 (21.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Grafana
1 7 (36.84%) Kibana
1 7 (36.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Google
2 7 (36.84%) Adobe
2 7 (36.84%) webMethods
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian