Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 17 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 -6
Contract jobs citing Linux 67 91 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 10.17% 9.44% 6.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 40.36% 44.39% 43.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 66 36
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £423 £500 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.45% +12.36% +58.93%
10th Percentile £331 £329 £331
90th Percentile £550 £588 £516
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.50 £30.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +38.33% -22.58% +93.75%

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 166 205 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 25.19% 21.27% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 124 59
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +51.79%
10th Percentile £129 £213 £295
90th Percentile £550 £560 £494
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 11
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £12.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +22.20% -1.80%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.46 £10.00
90th Percentile £27.50 £23.34 £18.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.68 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +4.53% +11.11% +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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019. 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 66 £401 -19.90% 34
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (41.79%) Ansible
3 28 (41.79%) Python
4 27 (40.30%) DevOps
5 23 (34.33%) MySQL
5 23 (34.33%) ETL
6 22 (32.84%) Windows
7 21 (31.34%) Red Hat
8 19 (28.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 18 (26.87%) Opscode Chef
9 18 (26.87%) Java
10 17 (25.37%) SQL
10 17 (25.37%) JBoss
10 17 (25.37%) Web Services
10 17 (25.37%) CentOS
10 17 (25.37%) Docker
11 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
12 14 (20.90%) PHP
12 14 (20.90%) Elastic Stack
13 13 (19.40%) LEMP Stack
13 13 (19.40%) Auto-Scaling
13 13 (19.40%) PHP-FPM
13 13 (19.40%) HAProxy
13 13 (19.40%) Memcached
13 13 (19.40%) Finance
13 13 (19.40%) nginx
14 12 (17.91%) Maven
14 12 (17.91%) VMware
14 12 (17.91%) Nagios

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 17 (25.37%) JBoss
2 13 (19.40%) nginx
3 9 (13.43%) Apache Spark
4 8 (11.94%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.48%) Confluence
6 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 29 (43.28%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (28.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 12 (17.91%) Route 53
4 11 (16.42%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (10.45%) Amazon EMR
5 7 (10.45%) Amazon Glacier
5 7 (10.45%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.49%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) MySQL
2 10 (14.93%) Hadoop
2 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
3 9 (13.43%) Big Data
3 9 (13.43%) Cloudera CDH
3 9 (13.43%) Sqoop
4 7 (10.45%) Amazon Aurora
4 7 (10.45%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (10.45%) Amazon Redshift
4 7 (10.45%) DB2
4 7 (10.45%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.49%) GIS
6 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.91%) Maven
3 11 (16.42%) JUnit
4 6 (8.96%) Gradle
4 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.46%) Subversion
6 4 (5.97%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.48%) DbUnit
7 3 (4.48%) JMeter
8 2 (2.99%) JIRA
8 2 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.49%) GDB
9 1 (1.49%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.49%) Selenium
9 1 (1.49%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Legal
2 2 (2.99%) Publishing
2 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Administrator
2 19 (28.36%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (17.91%) Developer
4 10 (14.93%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (13.43%) Java Developer
6 8 (11.94%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (11.94%) Lead Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Linux Administrator
6 8 (11.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (10.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Database Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Hadoop Administrator
7 7 (10.45%) Lead Java Developer
7 7 (10.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.96%) Architect
8 6 (8.96%) AWS Administrator
9 4 (5.97%) Cloud Administrator
9 4 (5.97%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) Web Services
2 14 (20.90%) Elastic Stack
3 13 (19.40%) LEMP Stack
3 13 (19.40%) Memcached
3 13 (19.40%) PHP-FPM
4 11 (16.42%) CSS
4 11 (16.42%) HTML
5 10 (14.93%) Hibernate
5 10 (14.93%) Spring
6 9 (13.43%) .NET
7 7 (10.45%) JSP
7 7 (10.45%) Struts
7 7 (10.45%) XSD
7 7 (10.45%) XSLT
8 3 (4.48%) Apache Camel
8 3 (4.48%) Gherkin
8 3 (4.48%) Java EE
8 3 (4.48%) JPA
8 3 (4.48%) Swagger
9 2 (2.99%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.49%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.49%) GPGPU
3 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Windows
2 17 (25.37%) CentOS
3 9 (13.43%) Unix
4 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.30%) DevOps
3 23 (34.33%) ETL
4 13 (19.40%) Auto-Scaling
5 9 (13.43%) Customer Requirements
5 9 (13.43%) Data Science
5 9 (13.43%) Use Case
5 9 (13.43%) Visualisation
6 8 (11.94%) Analytics
6 8 (11.94%) Data Analytics
6 8 (11.94%) Open Source
6 8 (11.94%) Test Automation
6 8 (11.94%) Workflow
7 7 (10.45%) Technical Debt
7 7 (10.45%) Technical Leadership
7 7 (10.45%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (10.45%) Waterfall
8 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.96%) Issue Tracking
9 5 (7.46%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.79%) Python
2 18 (26.87%) Java
3 17 (25.37%) SQL
4 14 (20.90%) PHP
5 12 (17.91%) Bash Shell
6 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
7 9 (13.43%) Scala
8 2 (2.99%) C#
9 1 (1.49%) C++
9 1 (1.49%) GLSL
9 1 (1.49%) Groovy
9 1 (1.49%) Java 8
9 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) MCP
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) GDPR
2 4 (5.97%) COBIT
3 1 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (25.37%) Docker
2 9 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.48%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.49%) vCloud
6 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (41.79%) Ansible
2 18 (26.87%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (19.40%) HAProxy
4 12 (17.91%) Icinga
4 12 (17.91%) Nagios
5 9 (13.43%) Oozie
6 4 (5.97%) Puppet
7 3 (4.48%) Terraform
8 2 (2.99%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Red Hat
2 12 (17.91%) VMware
3 9 (13.43%) Cloudera
4 8 (11.94%) Splunk
5 4 (5.97%) Atlassian
6 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.49%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle
7 1 (1.49%) WSO2
7 1 (1.49%) Xamarin