Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 15 31
Rank change year-on-year -3 +16 -16
Contract jobs citing Linux 76 81 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 8.94% 9.12% 4.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.00% 56.64% 25.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 61 29
Nottingham median daily rate £450 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.77% -23.98%
10th Percentile £315 £338 £255
90th Percentile £575 £583 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £333
% change year-on-year +5.88% +27.82% -21.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Nottingham median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.34% - -
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +210.34% -59.72% +73.49%

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 Nottingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 190 143 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 22.35% 16.10% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 83 83
Nottingham median daily rate £375 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.00% +4.62%
10th Percentile £210 £313 £217
90th Percentile £560 £520 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £425 £340
% change year-on-year -11.76% +25.00% +7.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 22
Nottingham median hourly rate £15.00 £13.75 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +12.24% -5.77%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.01 £9.55
90th Percentile £25.00 £20.69 £16.53
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% -

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Nottingham

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Nottingham

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Nottingham

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Nottingham

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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Linux.

1 40 (52.63%) Windows
2 34 (44.74%) DevOps
3 29 (38.16%) Configuration Management
4 25 (32.89%) Unix
5 21 (27.63%) Active Directory
5 21 (27.63%) Degree
5 21 (27.63%) Computer Science
6 20 (26.32%) Python
6 20 (26.32%) MySQL
7 19 (25.00%) Clustering
7 19 (25.00%) Information Security
7 19 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 19 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
8 18 (23.68%) HIPAA
8 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (23.68%) Risk Management
8 18 (23.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 17 (22.37%) Actionable Recommendations
10 15 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (19.74%) Replication
11 14 (18.42%) Percona
11 14 (18.42%) Galera Cluster
12 13 (17.11%) Ansible
12 13 (17.11%) Life Science
12 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (14.47%) Elasticsearch
14 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
14 10 (13.16%) TCP/IP
14 10 (13.16%) HP

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 11 (14.47%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (10.53%) JBoss
3 6 (7.89%) Apache
3 6 (7.89%) iPlanet
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.89%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.58%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.32%) nginx
6 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 4 (5.26%) IaaS
4 4 (5.26%) PaaS
4 4 (5.26%) SaaS
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.63%) Route 53
5 2 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.32%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.16%) TCP/IP
2 9 (11.84%) SAN
3 7 (9.21%) Firewall
4 6 (7.89%) NAS
5 3 (3.95%) HTTP
5 3 (3.95%) SSL
6 2 (2.63%) Converged Networks
6 2 (2.63%) DNS
6 2 (2.63%) FCoE
6 2 (2.63%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.63%) Network Security
6 2 (2.63%) WAN
7 1 (1.32%) LDAP
7 1 (1.32%) SSH
7 1 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) MySQL
2 8 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.58%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.95%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.63%) DB2
8 1 (1.32%) Big Data
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (9.21%) Jenkins
1 7 (9.21%) Subversion
2 3 (3.95%) Burp Suite
3 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.32%) JIRA
4 1 (1.32%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.32%) PeopleTools
4 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (3.95%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Legal
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
2 2 (2.63%) Publishing
3 1 (1.32%) Avionics
3 1 (1.32%) Electronics
3 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Architect
2 19 (25.00%) Azure Architect
3 15 (19.74%) DBA
3 15 (19.74%) MySQL DBA
3 15 (19.74%) Senior Architect
4 14 (18.42%) Administrator
5 8 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Solaris Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Unix Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) WebOps Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (6.58%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Systems Developer
8 4 (5.26%) AWS Administrator
8 4 (5.26%) Cassandra DBA
8 4 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) Web Services
2 6 (7.89%) J2EE
3 5 (6.58%) CSS
3 5 (6.58%) Grails
3 5 (6.58%) Lucene
4 2 (2.63%) .NET
4 2 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.63%) Middleware
4 2 (2.63%) Sensu
5 1 (1.32%) JSON
5 1 (1.32%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Computer Science
2 19 (25.00%) Clustering
3 15 (19.74%) Replication
4 13 (17.11%) Life Science
5 9 (11.84%) Data Centre
6 5 (6.58%) EMC VMAX
6 5 (6.58%) EMC VNX
6 5 (6.58%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (52.63%) Windows
2 25 (32.89%) Unix
3 9 (11.84%) AIX
4 7 (9.21%) Solaris
4 7 (9.21%) Windows Server
5 6 (7.89%) HPUX
5 6 (7.89%) SUSE
6 5 (6.58%) Amazon Linux
6 5 (6.58%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.32%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.74%) DevOps
2 29 (38.16%) Configuration Management
3 19 (25.00%) Information Security
4 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (23.68%) Risk Management
5 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.84%) Load Balancing
7 7 (9.21%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (9.21%) Open Source
8 6 (7.89%) ITIL
8 6 (7.89%) Migration
8 6 (7.89%) Web Operations
9 5 (6.58%) High Availability
9 5 (6.58%) Server Virtualisation
10 4 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (3.95%) Asset Management
11 3 (3.95%) Project Management
11 3 (3.95%) Refactoring
11 3 (3.95%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.32%) Python
2 19 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (11.84%) Java
4 6 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.89%) Ruby
5 5 (6.58%) PHP
6 4 (5.26%) SQL
7 2 (2.63%) C#
7 2 (2.63%) C-shell
7 2 (2.63%) Korn
7 2 (2.63%) Perl
7 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) Degree
2 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.53%) MySQL Certification
4 7 (9.21%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.68%) HIPAA
1 18 (23.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (22.37%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (1.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (27.63%) Active Directory
2 19 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (11.84%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.53%) Docker
5 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (9.21%) vSphere
6 2 (2.63%) KVM
6 2 (2.63%) Samba
6 2 (2.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (18.42%) Galera Cluster
2 13 (17.11%) Ansible
3 9 (11.84%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (7.89%) Puppet
5 5 (6.58%) EMC VPLEX
6 4 (5.26%) Terraform
7 3 (3.95%) Salt
8 2 (2.63%) collectd
8 2 (2.63%) Kibana
8 2 (2.63%) logstash
8 2 (2.63%) SCCM
8 2 (2.63%) SCOM
8 2 (2.63%) StatsD
8 2 (2.63%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.32%) OpenView
9 1 (1.32%) Packer
9 1 (1.32%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Percona
2 10 (13.16%) HP
3 9 (11.84%) Red Hat
4 8 (10.53%) Oracle
5 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.21%) VMware
6 6 (7.89%) Cisco
6 6 (7.89%) F5
6 6 (7.89%) Sun
7 5 (6.58%) 3PAR
7 5 (6.58%) EMC
8 3 (3.95%) Atlassian
8 3 (3.95%) Black Duck
8 3 (3.95%) Qualys
8 3 (3.95%) Rackspace
8 3 (3.95%) Veracode
9 2 (2.63%) Citrix
9 2 (2.63%) IBM
9 2 (2.63%) SaltStack
9 2 (2.63%) Splunk