Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 20 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 24 13
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 +12
Contract jobs citing Linux 83 57 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 9.54% 6.61% 8.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.71% 31.67% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 35 57
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +17.65%
10th Percentile £315 £299 £281
90th Percentile £550 £538 £649
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £363 £425
% change year-on-year +11.72% -14.71% +12.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £47.50 - £14.50
10th Percentile £46.25 - £13.25
90th Percentile £48.75 - £15.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +100.00% +14.29%

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 209 180 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 24.02% 20.88% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 105 101
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £368 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% -13.53% +21.43%
10th Percentile £213 £204 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +13.64% -12.00% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 19
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.25 £11.13 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.08% -25.83% -
10th Percentile £10.70 £9.95 £8.90
90th Percentile £46.13 £14.38 £28.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -3.45% +7.41%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Nottinghamshire

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Nottinghamshire

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in Nottinghamshire

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Nottinghamshire

Linux
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Nottingham +10 75 £450 +11.11% 21
Mansfield 0 2 £400 +33.33% 1
Worksop - 1 - -
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 37 (44.58%) Bash Shell
2 32 (38.55%) Windows
3 27 (32.53%) Python
3 27 (32.53%) Problem-Solving
4 25 (30.12%) Docker
5 23 (27.71%) MySQL
6 21 (25.30%) Apache
6 21 (25.30%) Percona
6 21 (25.30%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (24.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (24.10%) Clustering
7 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (24.10%) Galera Cluster
8 18 (21.69%) Replication
8 18 (21.69%) Configuration Management
9 17 (20.48%) Capacity Planning
9 17 (20.48%) DevOps
10 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
10 16 (19.28%) Red Hat
11 15 (18.07%) PowerShell
11 15 (18.07%) CentOS
12 14 (16.87%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (16.87%) Unix
12 14 (16.87%) JavaScript
13 13 (15.66%) Oracle
13 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
13 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
13 13 (15.66%) Ubuntu
13 13 (15.66%) MongoDB
13 13 (15.66%) Open Source

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 21 (25.30%) Apache
1 21 (25.30%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (14.46%) nginx
3 8 (9.64%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.61%) IIS
4 3 (3.61%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) Confluence
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.61%) Office 365
4 2 (2.41%) PaaS
5 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.20%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.84%) Firewall
3 7 (8.43%) FTP
3 7 (8.43%) SAN
4 5 (6.02%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.41%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.71%) MySQL
2 20 (24.10%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (15.66%) MongoDB
3 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
4 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database
5 9 (10.84%) Apache Hive
5 9 (10.84%) Big Data
5 9 (10.84%) Cloudera CDH
5 9 (10.84%) Hadoop
5 9 (10.84%) Impala
6 8 (9.64%) Sqoop
7 7 (8.43%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (8.43%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (8.43%) QlikView
8 6 (7.23%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.82%) SQLPlus
10 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.46%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.82%) JIRA
4 4 (4.82%) Maven
4 4 (4.82%) Subversion
5 3 (3.61%) JUnit
5 3 (3.61%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.41%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.41%) DbUnit
6 2 (2.41%) FishEye
6 2 (2.41%) GoCD
6 2 (2.41%) Gradle
6 2 (2.41%) JMeter
6 2 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.41%) Selenium
6 2 (2.41%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.41%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.41%) Travis CI
General
1 3 (3.61%) Games
2 2 (2.41%) Publishing
3 1 (1.20%) Law
3 1 (1.20%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) Administrator
2 21 (25.30%) DBA
3 20 (24.10%) MySQL DBA
4 16 (19.28%) Developer
5 13 (15.66%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (13.25%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (12.05%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (10.84%) Server Administrator
9 8 (9.64%) Big Data Developer
9 8 (9.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (6.02%) Analyst
11 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Specialist
11 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse Specialist
11 4 (4.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (4.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 4 (4.82%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.82%) Technical Analyst
12 3 (3.61%) Technical Support
12 3 (3.61%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) LAMP
2 8 (9.64%) HTML
2 8 (9.64%) Spark Streaming
2 8 (9.64%) Web Services
3 7 (8.43%) CSS
3 7 (8.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 7 (8.43%) Oracle Streams
4 5 (6.02%) .NET
4 5 (6.02%) XML
5 4 (4.82%) Hibernate
5 4 (4.82%) REST
5 4 (4.82%) Spring
6 3 (3.61%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.61%) Doctrine
6 3 (3.61%) JAX-RS
6 3 (3.61%) JPA
6 3 (3.61%) Symfony
7 2 (2.41%) Apache Camel
7 2 (2.41%) RESTful
7 2 (2.41%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 20 (24.10%) Clustering
2 18 (21.69%) Replication
3 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (38.55%) Windows
2 15 (18.07%) CentOS
3 14 (16.87%) Unix
4 13 (15.66%) Ubuntu
5 10 (12.05%) Windows Server
6 6 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.61%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.61%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) Problem-Solving
2 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.69%) Configuration Management
4 17 (20.48%) Capacity Planning
4 17 (20.48%) DevOps
5 13 (15.66%) Open Source
6 10 (12.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (10.84%) Change Management
8 8 (9.64%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.43%) ETL
10 6 (7.23%) BDD
10 6 (7.23%) ITIL
10 6 (7.23%) TDD
11 5 (6.02%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (6.02%) Scrum
11 5 (6.02%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (6.02%) Web Development
12 4 (4.82%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.58%) Bash Shell
2 27 (32.53%) Python
3 15 (18.07%) PowerShell
4 14 (16.87%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.05%) Scala
5 10 (12.05%) SQL
6 8 (9.64%) PL/SQL
7 7 (8.43%) Java
8 4 (4.82%) Perl
8 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.61%) C#
9 3 (3.61%) PHP
10 1 (1.20%) Java 8
10 1 (1.20%) VBScript
10 1 (1.20%) XPath
10 1 (1.20%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) MySQL Certification
2 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) TickIT
2 1 (1.20%) COBIT
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 25 (30.12%) Docker
2 10 (12.05%) LXC
3 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.41%) vCloud
4 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 20 (24.10%) Galera Cluster
2 14 (16.87%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (15.66%) Puppet
4 11 (13.25%) Ansible
5 5 (6.02%) Terraform
6 4 (4.82%) Kubernetes
6 4 (4.82%) Rancher
7 3 (3.61%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (3.61%) Kibana
7 3 (3.61%) SCCM
8 2 (2.41%) Control-M
8 2 (2.41%) Ganglia
8 2 (2.41%) Graphite
8 2 (2.41%) Nagios
8 2 (2.41%) Riemann
9 1 (1.20%) logstash
Vendors
1 21 (25.30%) Percona
2 16 (19.28%) Red Hat
3 13 (15.66%) Oracle
4 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
5 9 (10.84%) Cloudera
6 4 (4.82%) VMware
7 3 (3.61%) Citrix
7 3 (3.61%) Google
7 3 (3.61%) McAfee
7 3 (3.61%) Zend
8 2 (2.41%) Splunk
9 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.20%) Dell
9 1 (1.20%) SAP