Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 19 November 2017 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 32 31
Rank change year-on-year +22 -1 +7
Contract jobs citing Linux 68 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 12.27% 3.87% 5.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 50.37% 23.86% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 14 16
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +9.68% +6.16%
10th Percentile £220 £314 £344
90th Percentile £438 £650 £510
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £418 £375
% change year-on-year -10.18% +11.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate £30.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +10.29% +27.10%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 135 88 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 24.37% 16.21% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 50 46
Derbyshire median daily rate £310 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.15% -15.63% +23.08%
10th Percentile £200 £224 £296
90th Percentile £438 £541 £510
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -13.33% +11.11% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 18
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -3.03% -4.81%
10th Percentile £13.93 £8.69 £10.11
90th Percentile £30.58 £16.09 £17.65
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +5.19% +8.00% -4.76%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Derbyshire

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Derbyshire

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Derbyshire

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Derbyshire

Linux
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +17 45 £363 -3.33%
Alfreton - 6 £223 -
Ilkeston - 1 - -
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 57 (83.82%) Oracle
2 48 (70.59%) Unix
3 34 (50.00%) Windows
4 29 (42.65%) Solaris
5 28 (41.18%) Sun
6 27 (39.71%) Security Cleared
7 26 (38.24%) SC Cleared
8 25 (36.76%) Veritas
8 25 (36.76%) SAP
9 23 (33.82%) Perl
9 23 (33.82%) Korn
10 22 (32.35%) SAP ERP
10 22 (32.35%) ERP
10 22 (32.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 22 (32.35%) Virtual Machines
11 20 (29.41%) Python
11 20 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (26.47%) DevOps
13 16 (23.53%) Manufacturing
13 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
13 16 (23.53%) Bash Shell
14 15 (22.06%) Retail
15 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (19.12%) Docker
16 13 (19.12%) Jenkins
16 13 (19.12%) Windows 10
16 13 (19.12%) Windows 7
16 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
16 13 (19.12%) Business Analysis
16 13 (19.12%) DSL

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (8.82%) Apache
1 6 (8.82%) iPlanet
1 6 (8.82%) JBoss
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Application Server
1 6 (8.82%) Tomcat
1 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.41%) MQSeries
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (4.41%) SAS
3 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.94%) IIS
3 2 (2.94%) NetWeaver
3 2 (2.94%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 22 (32.35%) SAP ERP
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Boomi
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) DSL
2 7 (10.29%) Firewall
3 6 (8.82%) SAN
3 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.41%) DNS
5 2 (2.94%) FCoE
5 2 (2.94%) Internet
5 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.94%) LDAP
5 2 (2.94%) NAS
5 2 (2.94%) WAN
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) Oracle Database
3 9 (13.24%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
6 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.94%) SAP HANA
8 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
1 13 (19.12%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 15 (22.06%) Retail
3 8 (11.76%) Publishing
4 1 (1.47%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Unix Engineer
2 17 (25.00%) Design Engineer
3 16 (23.53%) Solaris Engineer
4 14 (20.59%) Analyst
5 13 (19.12%) Applications Support
5 13 (19.12%) Applications Support Analyst
5 13 (19.12%) Support Analyst
6 11 (16.18%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (16.18%) Operations Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) Development Analyst
7 8 (11.76%) Development Support Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Consultant
10 3 (4.41%) DevOps Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Java Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Linux Support
10 3 (4.41%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) .NET
2 5 (7.35%) J2EE
3 3 (4.41%) JSON
3 3 (4.41%) REST
3 3 (4.41%) XML
3 3 (4.41%) XSD
3 3 (4.41%) XSL
4 2 (2.94%) SAP Basis
4 2 (2.94%) SOAP
5 1 (1.47%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Clustering
3 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 48 (70.59%) Unix
2 34 (50.00%) Windows
3 29 (42.65%) Solaris
4 13 (19.12%) Windows 10
4 13 (19.12%) Windows 7
5 11 (16.18%) HPUX
6 7 (10.29%) AIX
7 6 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (7.35%) SUSE
9 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.47%) CentOS
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) ERP
2 20 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (26.47%) DevOps
4 13 (19.12%) Business Analysis
5 10 (14.71%) QMS
6 9 (13.24%) Quality Management
7 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.35%) High Availability
7 5 (7.35%) ITIL
7 5 (7.35%) Load Balancing
8 3 (4.41%) EAI
8 3 (4.41%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (4.41%) SOA
8 3 (4.41%) UML
8 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.94%) Analytics
9 2 (2.94%) ETL
9 2 (2.94%) Migration
9 2 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.47%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.82%) Korn
1 23 (33.82%) Perl
2 20 (29.41%) Python
3 16 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 12 (17.65%) SQL
5 10 (14.71%) PL/SQL
6 6 (8.82%) Java
6 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.41%) C-shell
7 3 (4.41%) XPath
7 3 (4.41%) XQuery
8 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (39.71%) Security Cleared
2 26 (38.24%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.47%) QA
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (32.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 22 (32.35%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (19.12%) Docker
3 4 (5.88%) KVM
4 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.94%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) OpenView
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (83.82%) Oracle
2 28 (41.18%) Sun
3 25 (36.76%) SAP
3 25 (36.76%) Veritas
4 11 (16.18%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.82%) Cisco
6 5 (7.35%) F5
6 5 (7.35%) VMware
7 4 (5.88%) Dell
7 4 (5.88%) HP
8 3 (4.41%) PlateSpin
9 2 (2.94%) Borland
9 2 (2.94%) Cognos
9 2 (2.94%) Opsware
10 1 (1.47%) IBM
10 1 (1.47%) Juniper