Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 10 34
Rank change year-on-year -9 +24 -10
Contract jobs citing Linux 27 61 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 7.54% 10.99% 4.36%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.08% 43.57% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 15
Derbyshire median daily rate £474 £315 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.40% -6.67% -15.63%
10th Percentile £291 £220 £113
90th Percentile £523 £438 £650
East Midlands median daily rate £440 £375 £415
% change year-on-year +17.33% -9.64% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - £30.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.50 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +38.33% -25.00% +17.65%

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 117 140 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 32.68% 25.23% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 75 56
Derbyshire median daily rate £288 £300 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% -4.38% -16.33%
10th Percentile £124 £200 £124
90th Percentile £500 £438 £544
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 13
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +59.09% -11.11%
10th Percentile £13.85 £14.03 £8.69
90th Percentile £27.90 £30.23 £38.30
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +3.33% +11.11% +8.00%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 2018. 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 +4 22 £475 +53.23% 5
Matlock - 2 £263 -
Chesterfield - 1 £390 -
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) DevOps
3 12 (44.44%) Unix
4 11 (40.74%) VMware
4 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (29.63%) SQL
6 8 (29.63%) Oracle
6 8 (29.63%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
7 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (25.93%) Boomi
7 7 (25.93%) SOAP
7 7 (25.93%) SOA
7 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
7 7 (25.93%) Dell
7 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
7 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
7 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (25.93%) vSphere
8 6 (22.22%) RESTful
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
8 6 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (22.22%) SAP XI
8 6 (22.22%) Sun
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco
8 6 (22.22%) IBM
8 6 (22.22%) NetWeaver

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 7 (25.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (22.22%) NetWeaver
2 6 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 4 (14.81%) MQSeries
4 2 (7.41%) IIS
5 1 (3.70%) Apache
5 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) HFM
1 5 (18.52%) Maximo
2 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Boomi
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.11%) IaaS
3 3 (11.11%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) LAN
3 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) VPN
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
4 2 (7.41%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) IPsec
5 1 (3.70%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) Multicast
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) SSL
5 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (18.52%) Aerospace
1 5 (18.52%) Back Office
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
2 5 (18.52%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Integration Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Security Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Architect
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Hyperion Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) SOAP
2 6 (22.22%) IDoc
2 6 (22.22%) Middleware
2 6 (22.22%) RESTful
2 6 (22.22%) SAP PI
2 6 (22.22%) SAP XI
2 6 (22.22%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Core
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.41%) Angular 2
3 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
3 2 (7.41%) LINQ
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) XSD
4 1 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Unix
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
4 6 (22.22%) Solaris
5 4 (14.81%) VMS
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) DevOps
2 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) SOA
4 6 (22.22%) CRM
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 6 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (22.22%) UML
5 5 (18.52%) ERP
5 5 (18.52%) ETL
5 5 (18.52%) Load Testing
5 5 (18.52%) OO
5 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (18.52%) RUP
5 5 (18.52%) Security Hardening
5 5 (18.52%) Unified Process
6 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
3 6 (22.22%) ABAP
3 6 (22.22%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) VB
5 3 (11.11%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
6 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) VBA
7 1 (3.70%) XPath
7 1 (3.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (29.63%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (25.93%) vSphere
4 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
5 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.70%) SmoothWall
2 1 (3.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle
3 7 (25.93%) Dell
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) IBM
4 6 (22.22%) SAP
4 6 (22.22%) Sun
5 5 (18.52%) Hyperion
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.41%) Veeam
7 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.70%) Symantec