The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 24 28 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing Linux 23 8 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.32% 2.93% 11.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.10% 16.00% 48.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 28
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £330 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Linux
Nottinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
109 50 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 29.95% 18.32% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 9 42
Average daily rate £325 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £125 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £11.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% +15.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £14.90 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 29 (54.72%) UNIX
2 22 (41.51%) Windows
3 18 (33.96%) Oracle
4 13 (24.53%) SQL
4 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
5 10 (18.87%) Finance
5 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
6 9 (16.98%) Apache
6 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
6 9 (16.98%) VMware
7 8 (15.09%) Java
7 8 (15.09%) SOAP
7 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
7 8 (15.09%) REST
7 8 (15.09%) Gradle
7 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
8 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
9 6 (11.32%) Service Management
9 6 (11.32%) Solaris
9 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
9 6 (11.32%) IntelliJ
9 6 (11.32%) JSON
9 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
9 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database
10 5 (9.43%) Ubuntu
10 5 (9.43%) HP
10 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
10 5 (9.43%) MS Office

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.98%) Apache
1 9 (16.98%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.55%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.66%) Lync
4 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.89%) Drupal
5 1 (1.89%) WordPress
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Office
2 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.55%) Internet
3 3 (5.66%) Firewall
3 3 (5.66%) FCoE
3 3 (5.66%) SAN
3 3 (5.66%) DNS
3 3 (5.66%) ADSL
3 3 (5.66%) Broadband
4 2 (3.77%) SSL
4 2 (3.77%) HTTP
4 2 (3.77%) SNMP
5 1 (1.89%) LAN
5 1 (1.89%) FTP
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.89%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.89%) VLAN
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle Database
1 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.55%) SQLPlus
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (7.55%) MySQL
2 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) DataStage
3 1 (1.89%) DB2
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Gradle
1 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.32%) IntelliJ
3 4 (7.55%) Maven
3 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.77%) Ant
4 2 (3.77%) JDeveloper
4 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.77%) Introscope
4 2 (3.77%) Subversion
5 1 (1.89%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Publishing
2 1 (1.89%) Games
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Administrator
4 6 (11.32%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (9.43%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.55%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle Applications Support
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) SOAP
1 8 (15.09%) REST
2 6 (11.32%) JSON
3 4 (7.55%) Ajax
3 4 (7.55%) WSDL
4 2 (3.77%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (3.77%) Middleware
4 2 (3.77%) HTML
4 2 (3.77%) Web Services
4 2 (3.77%) XML
4 2 (3.77%) XSD
4 2 (3.77%) XSL
4 2 (3.77%) XSLT
4 2 (3.77%) JAX-WS
4 2 (3.77%) JAX-RS
4 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.89%) Django
5 1 (1.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Clustering
2 3 (5.66%) Open Source
3 2 (3.77%) DataPower
3 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.89%) HACMP
4 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) UNIX
2 22 (41.51%) Windows
3 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (11.32%) Solaris
5 5 (9.43%) AIX
5 5 (9.43%) Ubuntu
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.77%) CentOS
8 2 (3.77%) HPUX
9 1 (1.89%) SUSE
9 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.32%) Service Management
2 5 (9.43%) Migration
3 4 (7.55%) Scrum
3 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
3 4 (7.55%) TDD
3 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (7.55%) Kanban
3 4 (7.55%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.66%) DevOps
4 3 (5.66%) Web Application Development
4 3 (5.66%) User Stories
4 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.77%) Line Management
5 2 (3.77%) Data Management
5 2 (3.77%) Software Engineering
5 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.77%) Business Development
5 2 (3.77%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) Java
3 7 (13.21%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.43%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.55%) Perl
5 4 (7.55%) PHP
6 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.89%) Python
8 1 (1.89%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) PHP5
8 1 (1.89%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) VCP4
3 1 (1.89%) ISEB
3 1 (1.89%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) NFS
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) XenServer
4 1 (1.89%) SRDF
4 1 (1.89%) vSphere
4 1 (1.89%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Tivoli
1 4 (7.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) WMI
2 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (3.77%) CA Wily
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Oracle
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
4 9 (16.98%) VMware
5 5 (9.43%) HP
6 4 (7.55%) EMC
6 4 (7.55%) Citrix
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco
6 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.77%) Serena
7 2 (3.77%) CollabNet
7 2 (3.77%) CA
7 2 (3.77%) Veritas
8 1 (1.89%) IBM
8 1 (1.89%) Juniper
8 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.89%) Open Text
8 1 (1.89%) F5
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