The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 15 11 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing Linux 29 27 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 11.74% 10.34% 2.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.85% 36.99% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 0
Median daily rate £145 £386 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
71 73 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 28.74% 27.97% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 42 5
Median daily rate £150 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £114 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £16.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £20.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linux across the Derbyshire region.

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Linux
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +3 18 £150 -60.00% 5
Alfreton - 12 £145 -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 27 (65.85%) Unix
2 26 (63.41%) Oracle
3 25 (60.98%) SQL
3 25 (60.98%) Windows
4 24 (58.54%) Manufacturing
5 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
6 21 (51.22%) Oracle Database
7 20 (48.78%) Business Analysis
8 19 (46.34%) Relational Database
9 18 (43.90%) Retail
10 17 (41.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (41.46%) Oracle Database 10g
10 17 (41.46%) PL/SQL
10 17 (41.46%) Oracle Reports
10 17 (41.46%) Oracle 11i
10 17 (41.46%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (31.71%) QMS
11 13 (31.71%) Oracle Applications
12 12 (29.27%) Finance
12 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
12 12 (29.27%) XML
12 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (26.83%) Oracle Forms
13 11 (26.83%) HPUX
13 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (24.39%) Crystal Reports
14 10 (24.39%) Publishing
14 10 (24.39%) Change Control
15 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (17.07%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (12.20%) Apache Spark
3 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Office
2 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Project
2 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle 11i
2 13 (31.71%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (17.07%) Demantra
3 7 (17.07%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) IaaS
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (12.20%) PaaS
1 5 (12.20%) SaaS
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
3 1 (2.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.44%) DHCP
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) NAS
3 1 (2.44%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
2 21 (51.22%) Oracle Database
3 19 (46.34%) Relational Database
4 17 (41.46%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (41.46%) Oracle Reports
4 17 (41.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (41.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (24.39%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (12.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (12.20%) Data Lake
7 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
7 5 (12.20%) HDInsight
7 5 (12.20%) InfluxDB
7 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
7 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
7 5 (12.20%) OpenTSDB
7 5 (12.20%) Power BI
8 4 (9.76%) DTS
8 4 (9.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (12.20%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (9.76%) JDeveloper
4 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.88%) JUnit
4 2 (4.88%) Mockito
General
1 24 (58.54%) Manufacturing
2 18 (43.90%) Retail
3 12 (29.27%) Finance
4 10 (24.39%) Publishing
5 6 (14.63%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Analyst
1 21 (51.22%) Support Analyst
2 20 (48.78%) Applications Support
2 20 (48.78%) Applications Support Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) Development Analyst
3 11 (26.83%) Development Support Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Data Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.88%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) XML
2 9 (21.95%) .NET
3 5 (12.20%) JSON
4 4 (9.76%) Software Packaging
5 2 (4.88%) CSS
5 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.88%) HTML
5 2 (4.88%) HTML5
5 2 (4.88%) J2EE
5 2 (4.88%) Java EE
5 2 (4.88%) JPA
5 2 (4.88%) Spring
5 2 (4.88%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
1 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Unix
2 25 (60.98%) Windows
3 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
3 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (26.83%) HPUX
4 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) CentOS
5 2 (4.88%) Solaris
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Business Analysis
2 13 (31.71%) QMS
3 10 (24.39%) Change Control
4 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
4 9 (21.95%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 7 (17.07%) Quality Management
5 7 (17.07%) Validation
5 7 (17.07%) Workflow
6 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
7 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.20%) Business Process Improvement
7 5 (12.20%) Data Validation
7 5 (12.20%) ETL
7 5 (12.20%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (12.20%) Process Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.76%) Document Management
9 3 (7.32%) Open Source
10 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
10 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) SQL
2 17 (41.46%) PL/SQL
3 8 (19.51%) Python
4 6 (14.63%) Java
4 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.20%) C#
5 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
5 5 (12.20%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
3 1 (2.44%) CCNP
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Samba
2 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Graphite
1 3 (7.32%) logstash
2 1 (2.44%) Icinga
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Oracle
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.20%) MuleSoft
3 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
3 5 (12.20%) Tableau
3 5 (12.20%) Talend
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) PagerDuty
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
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