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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 14 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing Linux 32 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.64% 5.03% 9.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 36.78% 18.25% 41.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 14
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£350 £318 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -1.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £278 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £334 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.75 - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.01%
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
87 126 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.76% 27.57% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 63 33
Average daily rate £350 £278 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.12% -14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £325 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 8
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.10 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.00 £24.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.28%

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014, 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 (52.73%) UNIX
2 25 (45.45%) Windows
3 21 (38.18%) Oracle
4 12 (21.82%) Red Hat
5 11 (20.00%) SQL
5 11 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 9 (16.36%) HTML
7 9 (16.36%) Solaris
8 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
8 8 (14.55%) MySQL
8 8 (14.55%) VMware
9 7 (12.73%) Java
9 7 (12.73%) PHP
9 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
10 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
10 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
10 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
11 5 (9.09%) HP
11 5 (9.09%) DNS
11 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
11 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
11 5 (9.09%) AIX
11 5 (9.09%) WordPress
12 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
12 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 5 (9.09%) WordPress
2 4 (7.27%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.27%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
3 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.64%) Lync
4 2 (3.64%) Drupal
4 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.64%) CICS
5 1 (1.82%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.82%) Node.js
5 1 (1.82%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Magento
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) PaaS
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) DNS
2 4 (7.27%) Internet
3 3 (5.45%) Firewall
3 3 (5.45%) DHCP
3 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.45%) SSL
4 2 (3.64%) SAN
4 2 (3.64%) ADSL
4 2 (3.64%) Broadband
4 2 (3.64%) Intranet
5 1 (1.82%) DMZ
5 1 (1.82%) HTTP
5 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.82%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
1 8 (14.55%) MySQL
2 4 (7.27%) DB2
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.82%) Big Data
5 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
1 4 (7.27%) Subversion
1 4 (7.27%) Maven
1 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.45%) Ant
2 3 (5.45%) Gradle
2 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) JDeveloper
3 2 (3.64%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.82%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.82%) JUnit
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Retail
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Analyst
2 13 (23.64%) Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Administrator
5 5 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Configuration Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Drupal Developer
8 2 (3.64%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Web Programmer
8 2 (3.64%) PHP Programmer
8 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) HTML
2 4 (7.27%) CSS
2 4 (7.27%) Web Services
2 4 (7.27%) .NET
3 3 (5.45%) WSDL
3 3 (5.45%) J2EE
3 3 (5.45%) XSD
3 3 (5.45%) JSON
3 3 (5.45%) REST
3 3 (5.45%) HTML5
4 2 (3.64%) JAX-WS
4 2 (3.64%) JAX-RS
4 2 (3.64%) CSS3
4 2 (3.64%) XSL
4 2 (3.64%) JSP
4 2 (3.64%) SOAP
4 2 (3.64%) LAMP
4 2 (3.64%) Middleware
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.82%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Open Source
2 2 (3.64%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) DTV
3 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.82%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.82%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (52.73%) UNIX
2 25 (45.45%) Windows
3 11 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (16.36%) Solaris
5 5 (9.09%) AIX
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.64%) CentOS
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.64%) SUSE
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.82%) Android
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 6 (10.91%) Software Engineering
3 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (7.27%) Migration
4 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (5.45%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (5.45%) MVC
4 3 (5.45%) Service Management
4 3 (5.45%) SOA
4 3 (5.45%) UML
4 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.45%) Capacity Management
4 3 (5.45%) Release Management
4 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.64%) Software Architecture
5 2 (3.64%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.82%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (12.73%) Java
2 7 (12.73%) PHP
3 6 (10.91%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.27%) Python
6 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.45%) C
6 3 (5.45%) Ruby
7 2 (3.64%) Perl
7 2 (3.64%) C++
8 1 (1.82%) C#
8 1 (1.82%) PHP5
8 1 (1.82%) Golang
8 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) CISSP
4 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.82%) GIAC
4 1 (1.82%) CISM
4 1 (1.82%) ISSAP
4 1 (1.82%) ISSEP
4 1 (1.82%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.82%) QA
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) NFS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.82%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.82%) KVM
4 1 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Oracle
2 12 (21.82%) Red Hat
3 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.55%) VMware
5 5 (9.09%) HP
6 4 (7.27%) Serena
7 3 (5.45%) Citrix
7 3 (5.45%) SAP
7 3 (5.45%) IBM
7 3 (5.45%) EMC
8 2 (3.64%) CollabNet
8 2 (3.64%) Zend
8 2 (3.64%) Intel
8 2 (3.64%) Software AG
8 2 (3.64%) Veritas
9 1 (1.82%) webMethods
9 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.82%) Sun
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco
9 1 (1.82%) NetApp
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