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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 13 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing Linux 30 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.75% 4.79% 7.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.04% 19.84% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 11
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£344 £309 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -11.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
81 126 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.93% 24.14% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 61 28
Average daily rate £348 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £160 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £338 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 12
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £21.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%

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 September 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 September 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 25 (51.02%) UNIX
2 21 (42.86%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) Oracle
3 13 (26.53%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) Red Hat
5 10 (20.41%) HTML
5 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
7 8 (16.33%) MySQL
7 8 (16.33%) Solaris
7 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
8 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
9 6 (12.24%) Java
9 6 (12.24%) .NET
9 6 (12.24%) PL/SQL
9 6 (12.24%) HP
9 6 (12.24%) VMware
10 5 (10.20%) IBM
10 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.20%) PHP
10 5 (10.20%) DB2
10 5 (10.20%) SAP
10 5 (10.20%) Web Services
10 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
10 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (8.16%) WordPress

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 4 (8.16%) WordPress
2 3 (6.12%) CMS
3 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) CICS
3 2 (4.08%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.04%) Apache
4 1 (2.04%) Drupal
4 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.04%) Liferay
4 1 (2.04%) Moodle
4 1 (2.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Magento
2 1 (2.04%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.04%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.04%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) PaaS
2 2 (4.08%) IaaS
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) DNS
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
2 3 (6.12%) DHCP
3 2 (4.08%) HTTP
3 2 (4.08%) DMZ
3 2 (4.08%) Intranet
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.04%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) NAS
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) MySQL
1 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.20%) DB2
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.04%) DataStage
5 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.04%) Big Data
5 1 (2.04%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.08%) Subversion
3 2 (4.08%) Maven
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) Selenium
4 1 (2.04%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.04%) Ant
4 1 (2.04%) JUnit
4 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.04%) Gradle
General
1 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) UNIX Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Configuration Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) PHP Programmer
7 2 (4.08%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Web Programmer
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Magento Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Programmer
7 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) HTML
2 6 (12.24%) .NET
3 5 (10.20%) Web Services
4 4 (8.16%) CSS
5 3 (6.12%) J2EE
5 3 (6.12%) Middleware
5 3 (6.12%) LAMP
5 3 (6.12%) HTML5
6 2 (4.08%) REST
6 2 (4.08%) CSS3
6 2 (4.08%) JSON
6 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (4.08%) JSP
6 2 (4.08%) XML
6 2 (4.08%) XSD
6 2 (4.08%) XHTML
6 2 (4.08%) JMS
6 2 (4.08%) WSDL
6 2 (4.08%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Open Source
2 3 (6.12%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.04%) DTV
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) UNIX
2 21 (42.86%) Windows
3 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (16.33%) Solaris
5 3 (6.12%) AIX
5 3 (6.12%) SUSE
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.08%) CentOS
7 1 (2.04%) Android
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
2 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
3 4 (8.16%) Release Management
3 4 (8.16%) SOA
3 4 (8.16%) UML
3 4 (8.16%) MVC
3 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
4 3 (6.12%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.08%) Scrum
5 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.08%) Software Architecture
5 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (4.08%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.53%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) Java
2 6 (12.24%) PL/SQL
3 5 (10.20%) PHP
4 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.16%) Python
5 3 (6.12%) C
6 2 (4.08%) C#
6 2 (4.08%) C++
6 2 (4.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.04%) Scala
7 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.04%) Golang
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) CISSP
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.04%) CISM
3 1 (2.04%) GIAC
3 1 (2.04%) ISSAP
3 1 (2.04%) ISSEP
3 1 (2.04%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.04%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.04%) KVM
2 1 (2.04%) NFS
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.04%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Oracle
2 11 (22.45%) Red Hat
3 6 (12.24%) VMware
3 6 (12.24%) HP
4 5 (10.20%) SAP
4 5 (10.20%) IBM
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.16%) Serena
6 3 (6.12%) Software AG
6 3 (6.12%) Intel
7 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.08%) Zend
7 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.04%) Talend
8 1 (2.04%) webMethods
8 1 (2.04%) NetApp
8 1 (2.04%) Veritas
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix
8 1 (2.04%) EMC
8 1 (2.04%) Sun
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