Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 19 13
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 +20
Contract jobs citing Linux 63 68 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 8.22% 7.56% 9.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.06% 32.69% 54.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 50 72
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £413 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -7.30% +11.25%
10th Percentile £315 £312 £350
90th Percentile £550 £560 £636
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £428
% change year-on-year +14.29% -18.13% +12.87%
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 £30.58 £32.50
% change year-on-year +22.65% -5.92% -4.41%

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 170 208 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 22.19% 23.11% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 138 105
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +21.43%
10th Percentile £173 £210 £301
90th Percentile £525 £538 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £360 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +10.77% -18.75% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 14
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.60 £9.95 £10.64
90th Percentile £46.50 £16.24 £20.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £14.00
% change year-on-year +23.24% +1.43% +9.80%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +1 56 £400 -3.03% 29
Mansfield - 2 £400 - 2
Worksop - 1 - -
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 32 (50.79%) MySQL
2 27 (42.86%) Python
3 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (39.68%) Ansible
4 24 (38.10%) Bash Shell
5 21 (33.33%) Windows
6 20 (31.75%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 18 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (26.98%) Docker
8 17 (26.98%) DevOps
9 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
10 15 (23.81%) Percona
10 15 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (23.81%) Elasticsearch
10 15 (23.81%) SQL
10 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
11 14 (22.22%) Red Hat
11 14 (22.22%) Unix
11 14 (22.22%) Clustering
11 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (22.22%) Galera Cluster
12 13 (20.63%) CentOS
12 13 (20.63%) Replication
12 13 (20.63%) Oracle
13 12 (19.05%) JavaScript
13 12 (19.05%) Web Services
13 12 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
14 11 (17.46%) ETL
15 10 (15.87%) HTML

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 15 (23.81%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (15.87%) nginx
3 5 (7.94%) Confluence
3 5 (7.94%) JBoss
4 3 (4.76%) Apache
5 2 (3.17%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 6 (9.52%) Route 53
4 4 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (6.35%) Amazon EMR
4 4 (6.35%) Amazon Glacier
4 4 (6.35%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.76%) Office 365
6 2 (3.17%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) FTP
1 7 (11.11%) SAN
2 6 (9.52%) Firewall
3 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
4 2 (3.17%) SSL
5 1 (1.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (50.79%) MySQL
2 15 (23.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (15.87%) Relational Database
4 8 (12.70%) Oracle Database
5 7 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (11.11%) QlikView
5 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
7 4 (6.35%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (6.35%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
7 4 (6.35%) SQLPlus
8 3 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.59%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
3 10 (15.87%) Maven
4 7 (11.11%) JIRA
5 6 (9.52%) Subversion
6 5 (7.94%) Cucumber
6 5 (7.94%) DbUnit
6 5 (7.94%) Gradle
6 5 (7.94%) JMeter
6 5 (7.94%) JUnit
7 4 (6.35%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (4.76%) Bitbucket
9 2 (3.17%) GoCD
9 2 (3.17%) MSBuild
9 2 (3.17%) Selenium
9 2 (3.17%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.59%) FishEye
10 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (39.68%) Administrator
2 15 (23.81%) DBA
3 14 (22.22%) MySQL DBA
4 12 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Server Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.35%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) AWS Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Cloud Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Support Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) Web Services
2 10 (15.87%) CSS
2 10 (15.87%) HTML
3 8 (12.70%) LAMP
4 7 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
4 7 (11.11%) Memcached
4 7 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 7 (11.11%) Oracle Streams
4 7 (11.11%) PHP-FPM
5 6 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (7.94%) .NET
6 5 (7.94%) Apache Camel
6 5 (7.94%) Gherkin
6 5 (7.94%) Hibernate
6 5 (7.94%) Java EE
6 5 (7.94%) JPA
6 5 (7.94%) Spring
6 5 (7.94%) Swagger
7 4 (6.35%) JSF
7 4 (6.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Clustering
2 13 (20.63%) Replication
3 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.59%) GPGPU
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (22.22%) Unix
3 13 (20.63%) CentOS
4 8 (12.70%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.76%) Mac OS
6 3 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.59%) Android
7 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (26.98%) DevOps
4 15 (23.81%) Configuration Management
5 12 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (17.46%) ETL
7 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
8 7 (11.11%) BDD
8 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.11%) Open Source
8 7 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
9 6 (9.52%) Auto-Scaling
9 6 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
9 6 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Issue Tracking
10 5 (7.94%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Scrum
10 5 (7.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) Python
2 24 (38.10%) Bash Shell
3 15 (23.81%) SQL
4 12 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 10 (15.87%) Java
6 8 (12.70%) PHP
7 7 (11.11%) PL/SQL
8 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.76%) C#
10 2 (3.17%) Groovy
10 2 (3.17%) Java 8
11 1 (1.59%) GLSL
11 1 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) MySQL Certification
3 3 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) TickIT
System Software
1 17 (26.98%) Docker
2 4 (6.35%) vCloud
3 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.76%) LXC
3 3 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (39.68%) Ansible
2 20 (31.75%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (22.22%) Galera Cluster
4 10 (15.87%) Puppet
5 9 (14.29%) Nagios
6 7 (11.11%) HAProxy
6 7 (11.11%) Icinga
7 5 (7.94%) Terraform
8 3 (4.76%) SCCM
9 2 (3.17%) Control-M
9 2 (3.17%) Ganglia
9 2 (3.17%) Graphite
9 2 (3.17%) Kibana
9 2 (3.17%) Riemann
10 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Percona
2 14 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 13 (20.63%) Oracle
4 8 (12.70%) Splunk
4 8 (12.70%) VMware
5 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.76%) Citrix
6 3 (4.76%) McAfee
7 2 (3.17%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.59%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.59%) Zend