The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 14 29 13
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs citing Linux 36 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 7.48% 5.26% 9.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.29% 21.88% 39.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 17
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£375 £321 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.73% -1.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £435 £379
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 £36.25 £35.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -4.66%
Linux
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
105 128 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 21.83% 24.06% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 62 41
Average daily rate £348 £284 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.46% -14.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £141 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £370 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 11
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.18 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -11.76%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Linux
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +18 34 £375 +18.11% 9
Sutton-in-Ashfield - - - -
Mansfield - - - -
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (53.70%) UNIX
2 24 (44.44%) Windows
3 21 (38.89%) Oracle
4 13 (24.07%) SQL
5 11 (20.37%) Red Hat
6 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
6 10 (18.52%) HTML
6 10 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (16.67%) Solaris
7 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 8 (14.81%) Java
8 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
9 7 (12.96%) MySQL
9 7 (12.96%) VMware
10 6 (11.11%) PHP
10 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
10 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
10 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
11 5 (9.26%) WordPress
11 5 (9.26%) Jenkins
11 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
11 5 (9.26%) CSS
11 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
12 4 (7.41%) Finance
12 4 (7.41%) CMS
12 4 (7.41%) Internet
12 4 (7.41%) HP
12 4 (7.41%) DNS
12 4 (7.41%) Python

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (9.26%) WordPress
2 4 (7.41%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.41%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) CMS
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.70%) Drupal
3 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.70%) CICS
3 2 (3.70%) Lync
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.85%) Node.js
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.85%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.85%) Moodle
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) PaaS
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
2 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) DNS
1 4 (7.41%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.56%) SSL
2 3 (5.56%) DHCP
3 2 (3.70%) ADSL
3 2 (3.70%) Broadband
3 2 (3.70%) Intranet
4 1 (1.85%) NAS
4 1 (1.85%) HTTP
4 1 (1.85%) SAN
4 1 (1.85%) DMZ
4 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
2 7 (12.96%) MySQL
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.41%) DB2
4 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.41%) Subversion
2 4 (7.41%) Maven
3 3 (5.56%) Ant
3 3 (5.56%) Gradle
4 2 (3.70%) IntelliJ
4 2 (3.70%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.85%) Selenium
5 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Retail
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.85%) Front Office
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Administrator
4 5 (9.26%) UNIX Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Configuration Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Magento Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.70%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.70%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) DBA
7 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Programmer
7 2 (3.70%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) HTML
2 5 (9.26%) CSS
3 4 (7.41%) .NET
3 4 (7.41%) Web Services
3 4 (7.41%) HTML5
4 3 (5.56%) REST
4 3 (5.56%) CSS3
4 3 (5.56%) WSDL
4 3 (5.56%) XSD
4 3 (5.56%) J2EE
4 3 (5.56%) LAMP
4 3 (5.56%) JSON
5 2 (3.70%) JSP
5 2 (3.70%) SOAP
5 2 (3.70%) XSL
5 2 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (3.70%) Middleware
5 2 (3.70%) JMS
5 2 (3.70%) JAX-WS
5 2 (3.70%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Open Source
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.85%) DTV
3 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Clustering
3 1 (1.85%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) UNIX
2 24 (44.44%) Windows
3 10 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (16.67%) Solaris
5 4 (7.41%) AIX
6 2 (3.70%) CentOS
6 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) SUSE
6 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
2 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
3 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 3 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (5.56%) SOA
4 3 (5.56%) UML
4 3 (5.56%) MVC
4 3 (5.56%) Migration
4 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (5.56%) Release Management
4 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.70%) Service Management
5 2 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.70%) Software Architecture
6 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.07%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) Java
3 6 (11.11%) PHP
3 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.41%) Python
6 3 (5.56%) C
6 3 (5.56%) Ruby
6 3 (5.56%) C++
7 2 (3.70%) Perl
7 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.85%) C#
8 1 (1.85%) Groovy
8 1 (1.85%) Scala
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.85%) Golang
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) CISSP
3 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.85%) CISM
3 1 (1.85%) GIAC
3 1 (1.85%) ISSAP
3 1 (1.85%) ISSEP
3 1 (1.85%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.85%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.85%) KVM
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Oracle
2 11 (20.37%) Red Hat
3 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.96%) VMware
5 4 (7.41%) Serena
5 4 (7.41%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) EMC
6 3 (5.56%) Zend
6 3 (5.56%) SAP
6 3 (5.56%) IBM
6 3 (5.56%) Citrix
7 2 (3.70%) Software AG
7 2 (3.70%) CollabNet
7 2 (3.70%) Intel
8 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.85%) webMethods
8 1 (1.85%) Talend
8 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.85%) NetApp
8 1 (1.85%) Veritas
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