Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 38 18
Rank change year-on-year +24 -20 +8
Contract jobs citing Linux 102 36 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 10.78% 4.44% 7.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.35% 26.87% 42.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 24 37
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £456 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £315 £290 £260
90th Percentile £550 £538 £663
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £325 £410
% change year-on-year +23.08% -20.73% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £47.50 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% +100.00% -

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 230 134 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 24.31% 16.54% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 73 86
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £210 £241
90th Percentile £525 £535 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £370
% change year-on-year +15.38% -12.16% +10.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 21
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -31.03% -4.92%
10th Percentile £11.15 £9.80 £9.00
90th Percentile £45.38 £11.88 £47.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £14.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year +14.98% +2.50% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +26 96 £468 -4.10% 19
Mansfield 0 2 £400 +33.33% 1
Worksop - 1 - -
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 34 (33.33%) Windows
1 34 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 33 (32.35%) DevOps
3 29 (28.43%) Apache
4 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (25.49%) Red Hat
6 25 (24.51%) Docker
6 25 (24.51%) CentOS
7 23 (22.55%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (20.59%) SQL Server
9 20 (19.61%) Oracle
9 20 (19.61%) Unix
9 20 (19.61%) Python
9 20 (19.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (19.61%) Git (software)
10 19 (18.63%) SQL
11 18 (17.65%) Jenkins
12 17 (16.67%) Oracle Database
12 17 (16.67%) Scala
13 16 (15.69%) Hadoop
13 16 (15.69%) Impala
13 16 (15.69%) Apache Hive
13 16 (15.69%) Big Data
13 16 (15.69%) Cloudera
13 16 (15.69%) Java
14 15 (14.71%) Configuration Management
14 15 (14.71%) Sqoop
14 15 (14.71%) PowerShell
14 15 (14.71%) Apache Spark
14 15 (14.71%) Spark Streaming

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 29 (28.43%) Apache
2 15 (14.71%) Apache Spark
3 13 (12.75%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (11.76%) nginx
5 6 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (2.94%) IIS
6 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.98%) Confluence
7 1 (0.98%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.84%) PaaS
3 7 (6.86%) Boomi
4 6 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (3.92%) iPaaS
6 3 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.94%) Office 365
7 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.73%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.82%) Firewall
3 7 (6.86%) FTP
3 7 (6.86%) SAN
4 5 (4.90%) Wireshark
5 4 (3.92%) InfiniBand
6 3 (2.94%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 16 (15.69%) Apache Hive
3 16 (15.69%) Big Data
3 16 (15.69%) Hadoop
3 16 (15.69%) Impala
4 15 (14.71%) Cloudera CDH
4 15 (14.71%) Sqoop
5 14 (13.73%) MongoDB
6 13 (12.75%) MySQL
7 12 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (9.80%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (7.84%) Apache Kudu
10 7 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (6.86%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (6.86%) QlikView
11 4 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (3.92%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 20 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 18 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 12 (11.76%) Subversion
4 9 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (7.84%) Bitbucket
5 8 (7.84%) FishEye
5 8 (7.84%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (7.84%) TeamCity
6 5 (4.90%) JIRA
7 4 (3.92%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.94%) GoCD
8 3 (2.94%) PHPUnit
8 3 (2.94%) Selenium
8 3 (2.94%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.96%) Maven
10 1 (0.98%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.98%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.98%) Grunt
10 1 (0.98%) JUnit
General
1 4 (3.92%) Banking
1 4 (3.92%) Finance
2 3 (2.94%) Games
2 3 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (0.98%) Automotive
3 1 (0.98%) Law
3 1 (0.98%) Legal
3 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (23.53%) Developer
2 23 (22.55%) Administrator
3 20 (19.61%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (14.71%) Big Data Developer
5 13 (12.75%) DBA
6 12 (11.76%) MySQL DBA
7 11 (10.78%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (9.80%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (7.84%) Analyst
9 8 (7.84%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.88%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.90%) AWS DevOps
11 5 (4.90%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) AWS Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (4.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 5 (4.90%) Server Administrator
11 5 (4.90%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.71%) Spark Streaming
2 11 (10.78%) XML
3 10 (9.80%) REST
4 7 (6.86%) HTML
4 7 (6.86%) JSON
4 7 (6.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 7 (6.86%) Oracle Streams
4 7 (6.86%) SOAP
5 6 (5.88%) CSS
5 6 (5.88%) Web Services
5 6 (5.88%) XSD
5 6 (5.88%) XSL
6 5 (4.90%) .NET
6 5 (4.90%) LAMP
7 4 (3.92%) OpenMP
8 3 (2.94%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.94%) Doctrine
8 3 (2.94%) Symfony
9 2 (1.96%) Behat
9 2 (1.96%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Clustering
2 12 (11.76%) Replication
3 7 (6.86%) Life Science
4 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.92%) Grid Computing
6 2 (1.96%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.33%) Windows
2 25 (24.51%) CentOS
3 20 (19.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (19.61%) Unix
4 13 (12.75%) Ubuntu
5 12 (11.76%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.92%) Mac OS
6 4 (3.92%) SUSE
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.94%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.96%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.98%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) DevOps
2 28 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (22.55%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (14.71%) Configuration Management
5 14 (13.73%) Open Source
6 12 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (9.80%) Change Management
7 10 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (8.82%) Test Automation
9 8 (7.84%) Analytics
9 8 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (7.84%) ITIL
9 8 (7.84%) SOA
9 8 (7.84%) TDD
10 7 (6.86%) ETL
11 6 (5.88%) EAI
11 6 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (5.88%) Scrum
11 6 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 20 (19.61%) Python
3 19 (18.63%) SQL
4 17 (16.67%) Scala
5 16 (15.69%) Java
6 15 (14.71%) PowerShell
7 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
8 13 (12.75%) PL/SQL
9 9 (8.82%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.88%) XPath
10 6 (5.88%) XQuery
11 5 (4.90%) Perl
12 4 (3.92%) C#
12 4 (3.92%) PHP
13 1 (0.98%) C++
13 1 (0.98%) Go
13 1 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.84%) Degree
2 8 (7.84%) MySQL Certification
2 8 (7.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) ISEB
3 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) TickIT
2 2 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (0.98%) COBIT
System Software
1 25 (24.51%) Docker
2 10 (9.80%) LXC
3 8 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.92%) GPFS
5 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.98%) NFS
6 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (13.73%) Ansible
1 14 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (12.75%) Galera Cluster
3 12 (11.76%) Puppet
4 6 (5.88%) Kubernetes
5 4 (3.92%) Kibana
5 4 (3.92%) Rancher
5 4 (3.92%) Terraform
6 3 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (2.94%) Ganglia
6 3 (2.94%) Graphite
6 3 (2.94%) Nagios
6 3 (2.94%) Riemann
6 3 (2.94%) SCCM
7 2 (1.96%) Control-M
8 1 (0.98%) logstash
Vendors
1 26 (25.49%) Red Hat
2 20 (19.61%) Oracle
3 16 (15.69%) Cloudera
4 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
5 13 (12.75%) Percona
6 9 (8.82%) VMware
7 7 (6.86%) Dell
8 4 (3.92%) NetApp
9 3 (2.94%) Citrix
9 3 (2.94%) Google
9 3 (2.94%) McAfee
9 3 (2.94%) Zend
10 2 (1.96%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.96%) Splunk
11 1 (0.98%) Black Duck
11 1 (0.98%) Qualys
11 1 (0.98%) SAP
11 1 (0.98%) Veracode