Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Linux
Derbyshire > Derby
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 18 32
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14 +4
Contract jobs citing Linux 41 48 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 13.27% 10.50% 1.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.42% 39.67% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 43 2
Derby median daily rate £440 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% +5.26% -2.73%
10th Percentile £312 £215 £323
90th Percentile £520 £432 £384
Derbyshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +25.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derby median hourly rate - - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - £20.00

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Derby with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Derby
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 104 121 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 33.66% 26.48% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 84 22
Derby median daily rate £384 £331 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -10.39% -4.61%
10th Percentile £178 £130 £115
90th Percentile £503 £441 £529
Derbyshire median daily rate £394 £325 £370
% change year-on-year +21.15% -12.16% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 7 5
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.24% +9.23% +1.96%
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £13.00
% change year-on-year +23.24% +9.23% -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derby.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Derby

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Linux in Derby.

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Derby

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Derby over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Derby

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Derby

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Derby region with a requirement for Linux.

1 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
2 17 (41.46%) Unix
3 15 (36.59%) Firewall
3 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
4 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (31.71%) DevOps
4 13 (31.71%) Windows
5 12 (29.27%) Java
5 12 (29.27%) SQL
5 12 (29.27%) ITIL
6 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
7 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
7 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (19.51%) Incident Management
8 8 (19.51%) JSON
8 8 (19.51%) InfiniBand
8 8 (19.51%) REST
8 8 (19.51%) Boomi
8 8 (19.51%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (19.51%) Remedy
8 8 (19.51%) Data Security
8 8 (19.51%) Finance
8 8 (19.51%) Service Management
8 8 (19.51%) SOAP
8 8 (19.51%) XML
8 8 (19.51%) SOA
8 8 (19.51%) WAN
8 8 (19.51%) SLA
8 8 (19.51%) Dell
9 7 (17.07%) EAI

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derby 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 7 (17.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.32%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Boomi
2 4 (9.76%) IaaS
2 4 (9.76%) iPaaS
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (36.59%) Firewall
2 8 (19.51%) InfiniBand
2 8 (19.51%) WAN
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco Firepower
3 7 (17.07%) VPN
4 2 (4.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) Power BI
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.44%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Consultant
2 7 (17.07%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Technology Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Technology Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Integration Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Database Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) JSON
1 8 (19.51%) REST
1 8 (19.51%) SOAP
1 8 (19.51%) XML
2 7 (17.07%) XSD
2 7 (17.07%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.44%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Unix
2 13 (31.71%) Windows
3 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Solaris
4 4 (9.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (31.71%) DevOps
2 12 (29.27%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) Data Security
3 8 (19.51%) Incident Management
3 8 (19.51%) Service Management
3 8 (19.51%) SOA
4 7 (17.07%) EAI
4 7 (17.07%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (17.07%) Patch Management
4 7 (17.07%) Project Management
4 7 (17.07%) UML
5 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.76%) Change Management
6 4 (9.76%) ETL
6 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
7 3 (7.32%) IT Governance
8 1 (2.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) Java
1 12 (29.27%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
3 7 (17.07%) PL/SQL
3 7 (17.07%) XPath
3 7 (17.07%) XQuery
4 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
5 5 (12.20%) Python
6 4 (9.76%) Korn
6 4 (9.76%) Perl
6 4 (9.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
2 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (19.51%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (7.32%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) SLA
2 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (17.07%) WSUS
2 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Red Hat
2 8 (19.51%) Dell
2 8 (19.51%) Remedy
3 7 (17.07%) CheckPoint
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco
3 7 (17.07%) F5
3 7 (17.07%) McAfee
3 7 (17.07%) Oracle
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.20%) TIBCO
5 4 (9.76%) Veritas
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) Informatica
6 1 (2.44%) Talend