Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 18 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +10
Contract jobs citing Linux 60 78 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 8.43% 8.25% 8.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 37.50% 38.24% 53.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 56 63
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £401 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.00% +5.88% +27.82%
10th Percentile £314 £314 £338
90th Percentile £550 £566 £620
East Midlands median daily rate £403 £375 £423
% change year-on-year +7.40% -11.24% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +210.34% -59.72%
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.50 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +38.33% -20.00% +10.29%

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 160 204 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 22.47% 21.56% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 134 88
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +25.00%
10th Percentile £135 £200 £308
90th Percentile £550 £560 £551
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +7.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 17
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.35 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.07% - +11.54%
10th Percentile £12.14 £11.20 £10.08
90th Percentile £26.50 £27.25 £20.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £14.20 £13.50
% change year-on-year +11.69% +5.19% +8.00%

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 November 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 16 November 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 0 58 £400 -11.11% 20
Linux
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (58.33%) Python
3 32 (53.33%) Ansible
4 27 (45.00%) MySQL
5 24 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (40.00%) DevOps
6 21 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (31.67%) ETL
8 16 (26.67%) Web Services
8 16 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 16 (26.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 16 (26.67%) Bash Shell
9 15 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 15 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 15 (25.00%) SQL
10 14 (23.33%) Windows
10 14 (23.33%) Configuration Management
10 14 (23.33%) Docker
11 12 (20.00%) Splunk
11 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (20.00%) Finance
11 12 (20.00%) Java
11 12 (20.00%) CentOS
11 12 (20.00%) Maven
12 11 (18.33%) Red Hat
12 11 (18.33%) Unix
12 11 (18.33%) Nagios
13 10 (16.67%) PHP
13 10 (16.67%) Puppet
14 9 (15.00%) Memcached

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 9 (15.00%) nginx
2 8 (13.33%) Apache Spark
2 8 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (11.67%) JBoss
4 5 (8.33%) Confluence
5 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 21 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (26.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 9 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (15.00%) Amazon EMR
3 9 (15.00%) Amazon Glacier
3 9 (15.00%) Amazon S3
4 8 (13.33%) Route 53
5 2 (3.33%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.33%) SSL
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.00%) MySQL
2 15 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (15.00%) Amazon Aurora
3 9 (15.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 9 (15.00%) Hadoop
3 9 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (13.33%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (13.33%) Big Data
4 8 (13.33%) Cloudera CDH
4 8 (13.33%) Sqoop
5 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.33%) DB2
6 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.67%) GIS
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 15 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (20.00%) Maven
4 7 (11.67%) JUnit
5 6 (10.00%) JIRA
5 6 (10.00%) Subversion
6 5 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 5 (8.33%) DbUnit
6 5 (8.33%) Gradle
6 5 (8.33%) JMeter
7 4 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (5.00%) Bitbucket
9 2 (3.33%) GoCD
9 2 (3.33%) MSBuild
9 2 (3.33%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.67%) FishEye
10 1 (1.67%) GDB
10 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Administrator
2 14 (23.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (15.00%) AWS Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (15.00%) Developer
5 8 (13.33%) DBA
5 8 (13.33%) MySQL DBA
6 7 (11.67%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (11.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 7 (11.67%) Database Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Hadoop Administrator
8 5 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.67%) AWS Administrator
9 4 (6.67%) AWS Specialist
9 4 (6.67%) Cloud Specialist
9 4 (6.67%) Server Administrator
9 4 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) Web Services
2 9 (15.00%) LEMP Stack
2 9 (15.00%) Memcached
2 9 (15.00%) PHP-FPM
3 8 (13.33%) CSS
3 8 (13.33%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (13.33%) HTML
4 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
4 7 (11.67%) Spring
5 5 (8.33%) Apache Camel
5 5 (8.33%) Gherkin
5 5 (8.33%) Java EE
5 5 (8.33%) JPA
5 5 (8.33%) Swagger
6 4 (6.67%) .NET
6 4 (6.67%) JAX-RS
6 4 (6.67%) JSF
6 4 (6.67%) LAMP
6 4 (6.67%) RESTful
7 3 (5.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.67%) Clustering
3 6 (10.00%) Replication
4 3 (5.00%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) GPGPU
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) CentOS
3 11 (18.33%) Unix
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Android
5 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.00%) DevOps
3 19 (31.67%) ETL
4 14 (23.33%) Configuration Management
5 9 (15.00%) Analytics
5 9 (15.00%) Data Analytics
5 9 (15.00%) Open Source
6 8 (13.33%) Auto-Scaling
6 8 (13.33%) Data Science
6 8 (13.33%) Use Case
6 8 (13.33%) Visualisation
6 8 (13.33%) Workflow
7 7 (11.67%) BDD
7 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
8 6 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (58.33%) Python
2 16 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 15 (25.00%) SQL
4 12 (20.00%) Java
5 10 (16.67%) PHP
6 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (13.33%) Scala
8 2 (3.33%) C#
8 2 (3.33%) Groovy
8 2 (3.33%) Java 8
9 1 (1.67%) C++
9 1 (1.67%) GLSL
9 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (23.33%) Docker
2 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.67%) vCloud
4 3 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (53.33%) Ansible
2 24 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (18.33%) Nagios
4 10 (16.67%) Puppet
5 9 (15.00%) HAProxy
5 9 (15.00%) Icinga
6 8 (13.33%) Oozie
7 7 (11.67%) Galera Cluster
8 5 (8.33%) Terraform
9 2 (3.33%) Ganglia
9 2 (3.33%) Graphite
9 2 (3.33%) Kibana
9 2 (3.33%) Riemann
10 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Splunk
2 11 (18.33%) Red Hat
3 8 (13.33%) Cloudera
3 8 (13.33%) Percona
3 8 (13.33%) VMware
4 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (3.33%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.67%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.67%) Zend