Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 27 24
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 0
Contract jobs citing Linux 92 53 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 9.44% 6.11% 6.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.88% 43.09% 34.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 36 30
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £500 £445 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.36% +53.45% -17.14%
10th Percentile £329 £331 £255
90th Percentile £588 £516 £530
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £38.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -22.58% +93.75% -3.61%

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 205 123 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 21.03% 14.17% 20.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 61 76
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +51.11% -13.46%
10th Percentile £213 £275 £195
90th Percentile £560 £494 £481
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 35
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £11.64 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.89% -6.90% -3.85%
10th Percentile £11.46 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £23.34 £18.52 £20.30
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% -3.70%

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 February 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 February 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 +14 92 £500 +11.11% 38
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 49 (53.26%) DevOps
2 43 (46.74%) Windows
3 32 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (29.35%) Degree
5 26 (28.26%) Computer Science
5 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 26 (28.26%) Configuration Management
6 24 (26.09%) Unix
7 21 (22.83%) Active Directory
8 20 (21.74%) Life Science
9 19 (20.65%) Virtual Machines
10 18 (19.57%) HIPAA
10 18 (19.57%) Jenkins
10 18 (19.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 18 (19.57%) Risk Management
10 18 (19.57%) Information Security
11 17 (18.48%) Red Hat
11 17 (18.48%) Java
11 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
11 17 (18.48%) Security Cleared
11 17 (18.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (18.48%) Actionable Recommendations
12 16 (17.39%) Apache
13 15 (16.30%) Subversion
13 15 (16.30%) Oracle
13 15 (16.30%) Ansible
13 15 (16.30%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (15.22%) SC Cleared
14 14 (15.22%) Scala
14 14 (15.22%) Opscode Chef

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 16 (17.39%) Apache
2 12 (13.04%) Apache Spark
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (5.43%) JBoss
4 5 (5.43%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.26%) iPlanet
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (3.26%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.17%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.09%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (11.96%) PaaS
3 9 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (7.61%) Boomi
5 5 (5.43%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (4.35%) IaaS
6 4 (4.35%) iPaaS
6 4 (4.35%) SaaS
7 1 (1.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.87%) SAN
2 8 (8.70%) NAS
3 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.35%) InfiniBand
5 3 (3.26%) Firewall
5 3 (3.26%) HTTPS
5 3 (3.26%) SSL
6 2 (2.17%) Converged Networks
6 2 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.04%) Apache Hive
2 12 (13.04%) Big Data
2 12 (13.04%) Hadoop
2 12 (13.04%) Impala
2 12 (13.04%) Sqoop
3 11 (11.96%) Cloudera CDH
4 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database
4 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (8.70%) Apache Kudu
6 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (2.17%) DB2
9 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.17%) MySQL
9 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 15 (16.30%) Subversion
3 13 (14.13%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.78%) TeamCity
5 7 (7.61%) Bitbucket
5 7 (7.61%) FishEye
5 7 (7.61%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (5.43%) Burp Suite
8 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.26%) GoCD
9 3 (3.26%) PHPUnit
9 3 (3.26%) Travis CI
10 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.17%) JIRA
11 1 (1.09%) Artifactory
11 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.09%) Grunt
11 1 (1.09%) Maven
11 1 (1.09%) Selenium
General
1 6 (6.52%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Banking
3 3 (3.26%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Automotive
4 1 (1.09%) Avionics
4 1 (1.09%) Electronics
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (25.00%) Architect
2 19 (20.65%) Azure Architect
3 16 (17.39%) Developer
3 16 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (16.30%) Senior Architect
5 11 (11.96%) Big Data Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Grid Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
7 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Solaris Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.35%) Storage Specialist
7 4 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Unix Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) AWS DevOps
8 3 (3.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (3.26%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.04%) Spark Streaming
2 10 (10.87%) REST
3 7 (7.61%) JSON
3 7 (7.61%) SOAP
3 7 (7.61%) XML
4 6 (6.52%) XSD
4 6 (6.52%) XSL
5 4 (4.35%) J2EE
5 4 (4.35%) OpenMP
6 3 (3.26%) Doctrine
6 3 (3.26%) Symfony
7 2 (2.17%) .NET
7 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.17%) Behat
7 2 (2.17%) CSS
7 2 (2.17%) HTML
7 2 (2.17%) Middleware
7 2 (2.17%) Node.js
7 2 (2.17%) Web Services
8 1 (1.09%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.26%) Computer Science
2 20 (21.74%) Life Science
3 11 (11.96%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.70%) Replication
5 7 (7.61%) EMC VMAX
5 7 (7.61%) EMC VNX
5 7 (7.61%) HP Storage
6 4 (4.35%) Grid Computing
7 3 (3.26%) Clustering
8 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.17%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 43 (46.74%) Windows
2 24 (26.09%) Unix
3 17 (18.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (11.96%) CentOS
5 8 (8.70%) SUSE
6 6 (6.52%) AIX
6 6 (6.52%) Windows Server
7 4 (4.35%) Solaris
8 3 (3.26%) HPUX
8 3 (3.26%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.09%) Debian
10 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.09%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (53.26%) DevOps
2 32 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (28.26%) Configuration Management
4 18 (19.57%) Information Security
4 18 (19.57%) Risk Management
5 15 (16.30%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (9.78%) SOA
7 8 (8.70%) Analytics
8 7 (7.61%) ITIL
8 7 (7.61%) Server Virtualisation
9 6 (6.52%) EAI
9 6 (6.52%) Migration
9 6 (6.52%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (6.52%) UML
10 5 (5.43%) Asset Management
10 5 (5.43%) Build Automation
10 5 (5.43%) Issue Tracking
10 5 (5.43%) Software Delivery
10 5 (5.43%) Test Automation
11 4 (4.35%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.48%) Java
2 14 (15.22%) Scala
3 13 (14.13%) SQL
4 10 (10.87%) Python
5 9 (9.78%) Bash Shell
6 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.52%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.52%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.52%) XPath
6 6 (6.52%) XQuery
7 4 (4.35%) PHP
8 3 (3.26%) C#
9 2 (2.17%) C++
9 2 (2.17%) Go
9 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.17%) Ruby
10 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (29.35%) Degree
2 17 (18.48%) Security Cleared
3 14 (15.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.09%) ISEB
5 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.57%) HIPAA
1 18 (19.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (18.48%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (2.17%) COBIT
3 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 21 (22.83%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.65%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (9.78%) Hyper-V
3 9 (9.78%) vSphere
4 8 (8.70%) Docker
5 7 (7.61%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (4.35%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 15 (16.30%) Ansible
2 14 (15.22%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (9.78%) Puppet
4 7 (7.61%) EMC VPLEX
5 4 (4.35%) Kibana
6 3 (3.26%) Ganglia
6 3 (3.26%) Graphite
6 3 (3.26%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.26%) Nagios
6 3 (3.26%) Riemann
6 3 (3.26%) Terraform
7 2 (2.17%) SCCM
7 2 (2.17%) SCOM
7 2 (2.17%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.09%) logstash
8 1 (1.09%) Packer
8 1 (1.09%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 17 (18.48%) Red Hat
2 15 (16.30%) Oracle
3 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 14 (15.22%) VMware
4 12 (13.04%) Cloudera
5 11 (11.96%) HP
6 7 (7.61%) 3PAR
6 7 (7.61%) Dell
6 7 (7.61%) EMC
7 6 (6.52%) Atlassian
8 5 (5.43%) Black Duck
8 5 (5.43%) Qualys
8 5 (5.43%) Veracode
9 4 (4.35%) NetApp
10 3 (3.26%) Cisco
10 3 (3.26%) F5
10 3 (3.26%) Sun
10 3 (3.26%) Zend
11 2 (2.17%) IBM
11 2 (2.17%) Splunk