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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 17 29
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12  
Contract jobs citing Linux 20 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 7.19% 5.83% 2.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.90% 31.58% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 3
Median daily rate £375 £356 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +16.80%  
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 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 59 38 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 21.22% 18.45% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 21 20
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £263 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £525 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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
Derby -2 20 £375 +5.26% 2
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 45 (83.33%) Unix
2 37 (68.52%) Oracle
3 27 (50.00%) Windows
4 21 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 20 (37.04%) SC Cleared
5 20 (37.04%) Manufacturing
6 18 (33.33%) Solaris
6 18 (33.33%) SAP
6 18 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 17 (31.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 17 (31.48%) SAP ERP
7 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
7 17 (31.48%) ERP
7 17 (31.48%) Sun
7 17 (31.48%) Veritas
8 16 (29.63%) Virtual Machines
9 15 (27.78%) Oracle Database
9 15 (27.78%) SQL
10 14 (25.93%) Perl
10 14 (25.93%) Python
10 14 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (25.93%) Korn
11 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (24.07%) Retail
11 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (24.07%) Oracle 11i
11 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (24.07%) Oracle Reports
11 13 (24.07%) PL/SQL
12 11 (20.37%) QMS

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 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (31.48%) SAP ERP
2 13 (24.07%) Oracle 11i
3 9 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (5.56%) Demantra
4 3 (5.56%) SnowdropKCS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
3 15 (27.78%) Oracle Database
4 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (24.07%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
2 5 (9.26%) JUnit
2 5 (9.26%) Mockito
3 1 (1.85%) Bower
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) gulp
3 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (1.85%) Maven
3 1 (1.85%) Protractor
General
1 20 (37.04%) Manufacturing
2 13 (24.07%) Retail
3 8 (14.81%) Finance
4 6 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Analyst
1 17 (31.48%) Support Analyst
2 16 (29.63%) Applications Support
2 16 (29.63%) Applications Support Analyst
2 16 (29.63%) Unix Engineer
3 12 (22.22%) Design Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Solaris Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Development Analyst
6 7 (12.96%) Development Support Analyst
6 7 (12.96%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Oracle Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.70%) Administrator
10 2 (3.70%) UI Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
1 5 (9.26%) J2EE
1 5 (9.26%) Spring
2 4 (7.41%) Java EE
2 4 (7.41%) JPA
3 3 (5.56%) XML
4 2 (3.70%) CSS
4 2 (3.70%) HTML
4 2 (3.70%) HTML5
4 2 (3.70%) Software Packaging
4 2 (3.70%) WebSockets
5 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.85%) D3.js
5 1 (1.85%) JavaFX
5 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.85%) REST
5 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 45 (83.33%) Unix
2 27 (50.00%) Windows
3 18 (33.33%) Solaris
4 8 (14.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 7 (12.96%) HPUX
5 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.70%) CentOS
7 1 (1.85%) Debian
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) ERP
2 14 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (20.37%) QMS
4 10 (18.52%) Business Analysis
5 7 (12.96%) Change Control
5 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
5 7 (12.96%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 6 (11.11%) Quality Management
7 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.41%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Software Architecture
8 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.41%) Test Strategy
8 4 (7.41%) Web Application Development
9 3 (5.56%) Workflow
10 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.70%) Open Source
10 2 (3.70%) Regression Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.78%) SQL
2 14 (25.93%) Korn
2 14 (25.93%) Perl
2 14 (25.93%) Python
3 13 (24.07%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Java
5 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 20 (37.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 16 (29.63%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (14.81%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (68.52%) Oracle
2 18 (33.33%) SAP
3 17 (31.48%) Sun
3 17 (31.48%) Veritas
4 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) Apple
5 1 (1.85%) VMware
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