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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 17 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Linux 26 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.13% 5.08% 8.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category 27.66% 23.53% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 13
Average daily rate
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£383 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £335 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +6.75%
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
94 68 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 22.17% 21.59% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 21 27
Average daily rate £368 £274 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.24% -15.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £110 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 27
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £22.15 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -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 29 May 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 29 May 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 30 (60.00%) UNIX
2 18 (36.00%) SQL
2 18 (36.00%) Oracle
3 16 (32.00%) Finance
4 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
5 13 (26.00%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (22.00%) Java
6 11 (22.00%) MySQL
6 11 (22.00%) Gradle
6 11 (22.00%) DevOps
7 10 (20.00%) Apache
7 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 10 (20.00%) Windows
8 9 (18.00%) Perl
8 9 (18.00%) Ruby
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
8 9 (18.00%) Open Source
8 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
9 8 (16.00%) SOAP
10 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
10 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
10 7 (14.00%) Maven
10 7 (14.00%) Data Management
10 7 (14.00%) Ansible
10 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
10 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (14.00%) Puppet
11 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (12.00%) SDLC

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 10 (20.00%) Apache
2 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.00%) JBoss
4 3 (6.00%) iPlanet
5 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
5 2 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.00%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Project
1 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) VLAN
2 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.00%) SAN
3 3 (6.00%) DNS
3 3 (6.00%) WAN
3 3 (6.00%) FCoE
3 3 (6.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.00%) NAS
4 2 (4.00%) LDAP
5 1 (2.00%) LAN
5 1 (2.00%) Internet
5 1 (2.00%) SNMP
5 1 (2.00%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) MySQL
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (14.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (10.00%) SQLPlus
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.00%) DataStage
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (22.00%) Gradle
3 7 (14.00%) Maven
4 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Games
2 1 (2.00%) Electronics
2 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) DBA
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Ruby Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) SOAP
2 4 (8.00%) JSON
2 4 (8.00%) RESTful
2 4 (8.00%) REST
2 4 (8.00%) Ajax
2 4 (8.00%) Web Services
3 3 (6.00%) J2EE
4 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.00%) CSS
5 1 (2.00%) HTML
5 1 (2.00%) POSIX
5 1 (2.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (8.00%) Clustering
3 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.00%) HACMP
5 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (60.00%) UNIX
2 10 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.00%) AIX
4 5 (10.00%) Solaris
4 5 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (8.00%) SUSE
5 4 (8.00%) HPUX
6 3 (6.00%) CentOS
7 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.00%) DevOps
3 9 (18.00%) Open Source
4 7 (14.00%) Data Management
5 6 (12.00%) SDLC
6 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.00%) Kanban
7 4 (8.00%) TDD
7 4 (8.00%) Scrum
7 4 (8.00%) OO
7 4 (8.00%) OOD
8 3 (6.00%) ITIL
8 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.00%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (6.00%) Web Application Development
8 3 (6.00%) User Stories
8 3 (6.00%) High Availability
8 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) SQL
2 11 (22.00%) Java
3 9 (18.00%) Perl
3 9 (18.00%) Ruby
3 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) Python
5 6 (12.00%) PHP
5 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.00%) C-shell
7 3 (6.00%) Korn
8 2 (4.00%) Groovy
8 2 (4.00%) C
9 1 (2.00%) C++
9 1 (2.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) OCP
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.00%) IBM AIX Certification
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.00%) Samba
2 3 (6.00%) KVM
2 3 (6.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Firmware
3 1 (2.00%) PowerHA
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
3 1 (2.00%) XenServer
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (26.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (14.00%) Ansible
2 7 (14.00%) Puppet
3 3 (6.00%) Zenoss
4 2 (4.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (4.00%) OpenView
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.00%) F5
3 4 (8.00%) VMware
3 4 (8.00%) Cisco
4 3 (6.00%) Veritas
4 3 (6.00%) Sun
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) HP
4 3 (6.00%) PlateSpin
5 2 (4.00%) Opsware
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) Cognos
6 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.00%) Juniper
6 1 (2.00%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.00%) Percona
6 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
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