Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 16 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 -8
Contract jobs citing Linux 89 85 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 9.26% 8.70% 5.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 42.38% 53.46% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 61 31
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £438 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +30.77% -23.53%
10th Percentile £315 £338 £255
90th Percentile £574 £583 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £415 £375
% change year-on-year -9.64% +10.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.34% -59.72% +73.49%
10th Percentile £42.50 £13.25 £34.40
90th Percentile £47.50 £15.75 £37.60
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +10.29% +27.10%

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 210 159 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 21.85% 16.27% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 86 86
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £425 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.46% +6.27%
10th Percentile £195 £305 £214
90th Percentile £560 £513 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -13.33% +11.11% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 34
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +13.46% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.06 £10.15
90th Percentile £25.00 £20.48 £30.93
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +5.19% +8.00% -3.85%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 81 £450 +5.88% 23
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 51 (57.30%) Windows
2 35 (39.33%) DevOps
3 29 (32.58%) Configuration Management
4 28 (31.46%) Unix
5 22 (24.72%) Degree
5 22 (24.72%) Computer Science
6 21 (23.60%) Active Directory
6 21 (23.60%) Python
6 21 (23.60%) MySQL
7 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (21.35%) Clustering
8 19 (21.35%) Information Security
8 19 (21.35%) SAN
8 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (21.35%) Bash Shell
8 19 (21.35%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (20.22%) HIPAA
9 18 (20.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 18 (20.22%) Replication
9 18 (20.22%) Risk Management
10 17 (19.10%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (19.10%) Actionable Recommendations
11 15 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (15.73%) Ansible
12 14 (15.73%) Percona
12 14 (15.73%) Galera Cluster
13 13 (14.61%) Life Science
13 13 (14.61%) Security Cleared
14 12 (13.48%) Data Centre
14 12 (13.48%) HP

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 11 (12.36%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (8.99%) JBoss
3 7 (7.87%) Apache
4 6 (6.74%) iPlanet
4 6 (6.74%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (6.74%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.74%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.62%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.12%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.12%) nginx
7 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (19.10%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (10.11%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.49%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.49%) IaaS
4 4 (4.49%) PaaS
4 4 (4.49%) SaaS
5 2 (2.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (2.25%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (2.25%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (2.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.25%) Route 53
5 2 (2.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.35%) SAN
2 10 (11.24%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.11%) NAS
4 7 (7.87%) Firewall
5 4 (4.49%) SSL
6 3 (3.37%) HTTP
7 2 (2.25%) Converged Networks
7 2 (2.25%) DNS
7 2 (2.25%) FCoE
7 2 (2.25%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.25%) Network Security
7 2 (2.25%) WAN
8 1 (1.12%) LDAP
8 1 (1.12%) SSH
8 1 (1.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.60%) MySQL
2 8 (8.99%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (2.25%) DB2
8 1 (1.12%) Big Data
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.99%) Git (software)
1 8 (8.99%) Subversion
2 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.49%) Burp Suite
4 2 (2.25%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.12%) JIRA
5 1 (1.12%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.12%) PeopleTools
5 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (3.37%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Legal
2 2 (2.25%) Marketing
2 2 (2.25%) Publishing
3 1 (1.12%) Avionics
3 1 (1.12%) Electronics
3 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Architect
2 19 (21.35%) Azure Architect
3 15 (16.85%) DBA
3 15 (16.85%) MySQL DBA
3 15 (16.85%) Senior Architect
4 14 (15.73%) Administrator
5 9 (10.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Solaris Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) Unix Engineer
6 6 (6.74%) WebOps Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (5.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Systems Developer
8 4 (4.49%) AWS Administrator
8 4 (4.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.11%) Web Services
2 6 (6.74%) CSS
2 6 (6.74%) J2EE
3 5 (5.62%) Grails
3 5 (5.62%) Lucene
4 2 (2.25%) .NET
4 2 (2.25%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.25%) Middleware
4 2 (2.25%) Sensu
5 1 (1.12%) Ajax
5 1 (1.12%) HTML
5 1 (1.12%) jQuery
5 1 (1.12%) JSON
5 1 (1.12%) LAMP
5 1 (1.12%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.12%) RESTful
5 1 (1.12%) SOAP
5 1 (1.12%) Symfony
5 1 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.72%) Computer Science
2 19 (21.35%) Clustering
3 18 (20.22%) Replication
4 13 (14.61%) Life Science
5 12 (13.48%) Data Centre
6 7 (7.87%) EMC VMAX
6 7 (7.87%) EMC VNX
6 7 (7.87%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (57.30%) Windows
2 28 (31.46%) Unix
3 9 (10.11%) AIX
4 8 (8.99%) Ubuntu
5 7 (7.87%) Solaris
5 7 (7.87%) Windows Server
5 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.74%) HPUX
6 6 (6.74%) SUSE
7 5 (5.62%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.12%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (39.33%) DevOps
2 29 (32.58%) Configuration Management
3 20 (22.47%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (21.35%) Information Security
5 18 (20.22%) Risk Management
6 15 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (10.11%) Load Balancing
8 7 (7.87%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (7.87%) E-Commerce
8 7 (7.87%) Open Source
8 7 (7.87%) Server Virtualisation
9 6 (6.74%) ITIL
9 6 (6.74%) Migration
9 6 (6.74%) Web Operations
10 5 (5.62%) High Availability
11 4 (4.49%) Asset Management
11 4 (4.49%) Build Automation
11 4 (4.49%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (4.49%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.60%) Python
2 19 (21.35%) Bash Shell
3 10 (11.24%) Java
4 9 (10.11%) PowerShell
5 6 (6.74%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.74%) PHP
5 6 (6.74%) Ruby
6 4 (4.49%) SQL
7 2 (2.25%) C#
7 2 (2.25%) C-shell
7 2 (2.25%) Korn
7 2 (2.25%) Perl
7 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.12%) C++
8 1 (1.12%) Go
8 1 (1.12%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.12%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (24.72%) Degree
2 13 (14.61%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.99%) MySQL Certification
3 8 (8.99%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.22%) HIPAA
1 18 (20.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (19.10%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (1.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (23.60%) Active Directory
2 19 (21.35%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (12.36%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.11%) Docker
4 9 (10.11%) vSphere
5 8 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.25%) KVM
6 2 (2.25%) Samba
6 2 (2.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (15.73%) Ansible
1 14 (15.73%) Galera Cluster
2 11 (12.36%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.87%) EMC VPLEX
3 7 (7.87%) Puppet
4 4 (4.49%) Terraform
5 3 (3.37%) Salt
6 2 (2.25%) collectd
6 2 (2.25%) Kibana
6 2 (2.25%) logstash
6 2 (2.25%) SCCM
6 2 (2.25%) SCOM
6 2 (2.25%) StatsD
6 2 (2.25%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.12%) OpenView
7 1 (1.12%) Packer
7 1 (1.12%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Percona
2 12 (13.48%) HP
3 11 (12.36%) VMware
4 9 (10.11%) Red Hat
5 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.99%) Oracle
6 7 (7.87%) 3PAR
6 7 (7.87%) EMC
6 7 (7.87%) NetApp
7 6 (6.74%) Cisco
7 6 (6.74%) F5
7 6 (6.74%) Sun
8 4 (4.49%) Atlassian
8 4 (4.49%) Black Duck
8 4 (4.49%) Qualys
8 4 (4.49%) Veracode
9 3 (3.37%) Rackspace
10 2 (2.25%) PlateSpin
10 2 (2.25%) SaltStack
10 2 (2.25%) Splunk