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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 21 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Linux 28 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 6.02% 5.23% 6.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 29.79% 21.18% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 17
Average daily rate
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£391 £381 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.62% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £358 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £449 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
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
94 85 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 20.22% 24.71% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 23 48
Average daily rate £363 £260 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.42% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £110 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 25 26
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £15.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 24 £383 +0.32% 12
Linux
East Midlands

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 31 (54.39%) UNIX
2 25 (43.86%) SQL
3 20 (35.09%) Oracle
4 18 (31.58%) Windows
4 18 (31.58%) Finance
5 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (29.82%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (26.32%) Ruby
6 15 (26.32%) MySQL
7 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
8 13 (22.81%) Bash Shell
8 13 (22.81%) Apache
8 13 (22.81%) Red Hat
9 12 (21.05%) Java
9 12 (21.05%) DevOps
10 11 (19.30%) Perl
11 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
11 10 (17.54%) SDLC
11 10 (17.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (15.79%) Python
13 8 (14.04%) PHP
13 8 (14.04%) Open Source
13 8 (14.04%) Puppet
13 8 (14.04%) Ubuntu
13 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (14.04%) Gradle
14 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
14 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
14 7 (12.28%) SOAP
14 7 (12.28%) Firewall

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 13 (22.81%) Apache
2 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
2 5 (8.77%) JBoss
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.26%) iPlanet
5 2 (3.51%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.51%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (3.51%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.51%) SAS
5 2 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.51%) Commerce Server
5 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.75%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Project
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) Firewall
2 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.02%) VLAN
3 3 (5.26%) iSCSI
3 3 (5.26%) FCoE
3 3 (5.26%) DNS
3 3 (5.26%) SAN
3 3 (5.26%) WAN
4 2 (3.51%) LDAP
4 2 (3.51%) NAS
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.75%) SNMP
5 1 (1.75%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) MySQL
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.51%) SQLPlus
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.75%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.04%) Gradle
3 6 (10.53%) Maven
4 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.51%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Legal
2 1 (1.75%) Publishing
2 1 (1.75%) Games
2 1 (1.75%) Banking
2 1 (1.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) DBA
6 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle Applications Support
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.26%) Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) SOAP
2 5 (8.77%) Web Services
2 5 (8.77%) J2EE
2 5 (8.77%) RESTful
3 2 (3.51%) Ajax
3 2 (3.51%) JSON
3 2 (3.51%) REST
4 1 (1.75%) .NET
4 1 (1.75%) Django
4 1 (1.75%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.75%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.77%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.02%) Clustering
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (54.39%) UNIX
2 18 (31.58%) Windows
3 10 (17.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (14.04%) Ubuntu
5 4 (7.02%) Solaris
5 4 (7.02%) SUSE
5 4 (7.02%) AIX
6 3 (5.26%) HPUX
7 2 (3.51%) CentOS
8 1 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.05%) DevOps
3 10 (17.54%) SDLC
4 8 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (14.04%) Open Source
5 6 (10.53%) Data Management
5 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.77%) OO
6 5 (8.77%) OOD
7 4 (7.02%) Scrum
7 4 (7.02%) ITIL
7 4 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.26%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.26%) High Availability
8 3 (5.26%) Procure-to-pay
9 2 (3.51%) Server Building
9 2 (3.51%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) SQL
2 15 (26.32%) Ruby
3 13 (22.81%) Bash Shell
4 12 (21.05%) Java
5 11 (19.30%) Perl
6 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
7 9 (15.79%) Python
8 8 (14.04%) PHP
9 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
10 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
11 3 (5.26%) C-shell
11 3 (5.26%) Korn
12 2 (3.51%) SAS Macro
12 2 (3.51%) VBA
12 2 (3.51%) C
13 1 (1.75%) C++
13 1 (1.75%) VB
13 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.75%) Groovy
13 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) ISEB
1 2 (3.51%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) OCP
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) Samba
2 3 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (5.26%) KVM
3 2 (3.51%) XenServer
4 1 (1.75%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.75%) Firmware
4 1 (1.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (29.82%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (14.04%) Puppet
3 6 (10.53%) Ansible
3 6 (10.53%) Zenoss
4 2 (3.51%) Data Guard
4 2 (3.51%) OpenView
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Oracle
2 13 (22.81%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.02%) Cisco
3 4 (7.02%) IBM
3 4 (7.02%) VMware
3 4 (7.02%) F5
4 3 (5.26%) Veritas
4 3 (5.26%) PlateSpin
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.26%) Sun
4 3 (5.26%) HP
4 3 (5.26%) Citrix
5 2 (3.51%) Cognos
5 2 (3.51%) Netezza
5 2 (3.51%) Opsware
6 1 (1.75%) Percona
6 1 (1.75%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.75%) Juniper
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