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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 20 27 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Contract jobs citing Linux 28 7 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.12% 2.30% 13.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.18% 13.46% 50.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 30
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £438 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +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
103 52 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 26.21% 17.05% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 12 45
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £125 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £319 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 15
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £17.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 33 (55.00%) UNIX
2 21 (35.00%) Windows
3 20 (33.33%) Oracle
4 15 (25.00%) SQL
4 15 (25.00%) Finance
5 13 (21.67%) Red Hat
5 13 (21.67%) Apache
5 13 (21.67%) Jenkins
6 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
7 11 (18.33%) Java
7 11 (18.33%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (18.33%) Gradle
8 10 (16.67%) Perl
8 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 10 (16.67%) VMware
9 9 (15.00%) Solaris
9 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database
9 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (13.33%) DevOps
10 8 (13.33%) REST
10 8 (13.33%) AIX
10 8 (13.33%) SOAP
10 8 (13.33%) Active Directory
10 8 (13.33%) HP
10 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 7 (11.67%) PHP
11 7 (11.67%) MySQL

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 13 (21.67%) Apache
2 11 (18.33%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (5.00%) Lync
6 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.33%) JBoss
6 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.33%) iPlanet
6 2 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (3.33%) MQSeries
6 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.67%) CMS
7 1 (1.67%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.67%) Drupal
7 1 (1.67%) WordPress
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Office
2 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.33%) SAN
2 5 (8.33%) Firewall
2 5 (8.33%) FCoE
3 4 (6.67%) Internet
3 4 (6.67%) DNS
4 3 (5.00%) ADSL
4 3 (5.00%) Broadband
4 3 (5.00%) VLAN
4 3 (5.00%) SNMP
5 2 (3.33%) NAS
5 2 (3.33%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.33%) WAN
5 2 (3.33%) SSL
5 2 (3.33%) LDAP
5 2 (3.33%) HTTP
6 1 (1.67%) FTP
6 1 (1.67%) LAN
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.67%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.67%) MySQL
3 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (8.33%) SQLPlus
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.67%) DataStage
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.33%) Gradle
3 7 (11.67%) Maven
4 6 (10.00%) IntelliJ
5 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.33%) Ant
6 2 (3.33%) JDeveloper
6 2 (3.33%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.33%) Introscope
6 2 (3.33%) Subversion
7 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
General
1 15 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Publishing
2 1 (1.67%) Games
2 1 (1.67%) Banking
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
2 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Administrator
3 8 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Analyst
4 7 (11.67%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) DBA
7 3 (5.00%) Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Oracle Applications Support
8 2 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) SOAP
1 8 (13.33%) REST
2 6 (10.00%) JSON
3 4 (6.67%) Ajax
3 4 (6.67%) WSDL
4 2 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (3.33%) Middleware
4 2 (3.33%) HTML
4 2 (3.33%) J2EE
4 2 (3.33%) Web Services
4 2 (3.33%) XML
4 2 (3.33%) XSD
4 2 (3.33%) XSL
4 2 (3.33%) XSLT
4 2 (3.33%) JAX-WS
4 2 (3.33%) JAX-RS
4 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.67%) Django
5 1 (1.67%) POSIX
5 1 (1.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) Open Source
3 5 (8.33%) Clustering
4 2 (3.33%) DataPower
4 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.67%) HACMP
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.00%) UNIX
2 21 (35.00%) Windows
3 9 (15.00%) Solaris
3 9 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (13.33%) AIX
5 7 (11.67%) Ubuntu
6 4 (6.67%) HPUX
6 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.00%) SUSE
7 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.00%) CentOS
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.33%) DevOps
3 6 (10.00%) Service Management
4 5 (8.33%) Migration
4 5 (8.33%) Data Management
4 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.67%) TDD
5 4 (6.67%) Kanban
5 4 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (6.67%) Scrum
5 4 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (5.00%) User Stories
6 3 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.33%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) SQL
2 11 (18.33%) Java
3 10 (16.67%) Perl
3 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 7 (11.67%) PHP
4 7 (11.67%) Bash Shell
5 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.33%) Ruby
6 5 (8.33%) Python
7 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.33%) Korn
8 2 (3.33%) Groovy
8 2 (3.33%) C-shell
9 1 (1.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) ISEB
1 2 (3.33%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) OCP
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.67%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (3.33%) Samba
4 2 (3.33%) NFS
4 2 (3.33%) KVM
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.67%) SRDF
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
5 1 (1.67%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.33%) Ansible
2 5 (8.33%) Puppet
3 4 (6.67%) Tivoli
3 4 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.33%) OpenView
4 2 (3.33%) WMI
4 2 (3.33%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.33%) Zenoss
4 2 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (3.33%) CA Wily
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Oracle
2 13 (21.67%) Red Hat
3 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (16.67%) VMware
5 8 (13.33%) HP
6 6 (10.00%) Cisco
7 5 (8.33%) SolarWinds
8 4 (6.67%) EMC
8 4 (6.67%) Citrix
8 4 (6.67%) Veritas
9 3 (5.00%) F5
10 2 (3.33%) Opsware
10 2 (3.33%) CA
10 2 (3.33%) Sun
10 2 (3.33%) PlateSpin
10 2 (3.33%) CollabNet
10 2 (3.33%) Cognos
11 1 (1.67%) IBM
11 1 (1.67%) Juniper
11 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Next Ventures Limited
Posted: 5 days ago