The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 30 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Linux 19 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.55% 8.05% 4.95%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.43% 43.88% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 12
Median daily rate £450 £280 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £253 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%

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
47 98 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.24% 18.35% 26.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 48
Median daily rate £396 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.09% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 19
Median hourly rate £10.75 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.21% -9.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -18 14 £469 +67.41% 12
Mansfield - 1 £300 - 1
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 33 (62.26%) Unix
2 28 (52.83%) PHP
3 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 27 (50.94%) Git (software)
4 24 (45.28%) HTML
4 24 (45.28%) CSS
4 24 (45.28%) OO
5 23 (43.40%) Mac OS X
5 23 (43.40%) Web Development
6 22 (41.51%) OO PHP
6 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (39.62%) HTTP
7 21 (39.62%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (35.85%) Jenkins
9 18 (33.96%) Responsive Web Design
9 18 (33.96%) Web Design
10 17 (32.08%) Configuration Management
11 16 (30.19%) Visualisation
11 16 (30.19%) Relational Database
11 16 (30.19%) Mentoring
12 15 (28.30%) Line Management
13 13 (24.53%) Java
14 11 (20.75%) Oracle
14 11 (20.75%) Windows
14 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
15 10 (18.87%) Symfony
15 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database
16 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
17 8 (15.09%) Firewall
17 8 (15.09%) VMware

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.32%) iPlanet
1 6 (11.32%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.55%) Apache
3 3 (5.66%) MQSeries
3 3 (5.66%) nginx
4 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.77%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.89%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.55%) IaaS
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.66%) PaaS
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.89%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) HTTP
2 8 (15.09%) Firewall
3 6 (11.32%) BIG-IP
4 4 (7.55%) SAN
4 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.66%) DNS
5 3 (5.66%) LDAP
5 3 (5.66%) SSL
6 2 (3.77%) FTP
6 2 (3.77%) NAS
6 2 (3.77%) SSH
7 1 (1.89%) AMQP
7 1 (1.89%) Internet
7 1 (1.89%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.89%) VLAN
7 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.19%) Relational Database
2 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.43%) MySQL
4 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.77%) DB2
5 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) GIS
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.89%) Redis
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (50.94%) Git (software)
2 19 (35.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.77%) Selenium
3 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.89%) GitLab
4 1 (1.89%) Hudson
4 1 (1.89%) JMeter
4 1 (1.89%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.89%) Xcode
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
1 2 (3.77%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Billing
2 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (58.49%) Developer
2 20 (37.74%) Senior Developer
3 15 (28.30%) PHP Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (7.55%) DBA
5 4 (7.55%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Digital Developer
6 3 (5.66%) HTML Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Agile Developer
7 2 (3.77%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (3.77%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (3.77%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 2 (3.77%) PHP Web Applications Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) CSS
1 24 (45.28%) HTML
2 10 (18.87%) Symfony
3 7 (13.21%) J2EE
4 6 (11.32%) REST
5 5 (9.43%) JSP
6 3 (5.66%) .NET
6 3 (5.66%) Hibernate
6 3 (5.66%) JSON
6 3 (5.66%) LAMP
6 3 (5.66%) Node.js
6 3 (5.66%) SOAP
6 3 (5.66%) Spring
6 3 (5.66%) Web Services
6 3 (5.66%) Zend Framework
7 2 (3.77%) JPA
7 2 (3.77%) JSF
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.89%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.89%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Clustering
1 3 (5.66%) HP Storage
1 3 (5.66%) HP StoreVirtual
1 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.77%) Grid Computing
2 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.89%) Blog
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) iPad
3 1 (1.89%) iPhone
3 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 33 (62.26%) Unix
2 23 (43.40%) Mac OS X
3 11 (20.75%) Windows
4 7 (13.21%) AIX
5 6 (11.32%) Solaris
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.55%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.77%) CoreOS
7 2 (3.77%) HPUX
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.89%) CentOS
8 1 (1.89%) Gentoo
8 1 (1.89%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.89%) SUSE
8 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) OO
2 23 (43.40%) Web Development
3 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (41.51%) OO PHP
4 21 (39.62%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (33.96%) Responsive Web Design
5 18 (33.96%) Web Design
6 17 (32.08%) Configuration Management
7 16 (30.19%) Mentoring
7 16 (30.19%) Visualisation
8 15 (28.30%) Line Management
9 7 (13.21%) Front End Development
9 7 (13.21%) Scrum
10 6 (11.32%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
10 6 (11.32%) ITIL
10 6 (11.32%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (11.32%) Project Management
10 6 (11.32%) Six Sigma
10 6 (11.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) PHP
2 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 13 (24.53%) Java
4 6 (11.32%) Python
5 4 (7.55%) SQL
6 3 (5.66%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.77%) C#
7 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.89%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) Go
8 1 (1.89%) Korn
8 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.89%) Perl
8 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) DBS Check
3 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (9.43%) JSP 440
3 4 (7.55%) SLA
4 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.89%) HL7
4 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.43%) Docker
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) KVM
4 1 (1.89%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (11.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (7.55%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.66%) Ansible
3 3 (5.66%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (5.66%) Puppet
4 2 (3.77%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.77%) OpenView
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.89%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.89%) Mesos
5 1 (1.89%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.89%) Rancher
5 1 (1.89%) rkt
5 1 (1.89%) Salt
5 1 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) Red Hat
3 8 (15.09%) VMware
4 7 (13.21%) Cisco
5 6 (11.32%) BEA
5 6 (11.32%) F5
5 6 (11.32%) Sun
6 5 (9.43%) HP
7 4 (7.55%) 3PAR
7 4 (7.55%) EMC
7 4 (7.55%) Symantec
8 3 (5.66%) Zend
9 2 (3.77%) BMC
9 2 (3.77%) Cognos
9 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.77%) NetApp
9 2 (3.77%) Opsware
9 2 (3.77%) Qualys
9 2 (3.77%) Veritas
10 1 (1.89%) webMethods