The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 8 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Contract jobs citing Linux 5 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 6.58% 7.56% 2.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.45% 37.14% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £435 £330 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -21.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £327 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £380 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11 35 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 14.47% 20.35% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 21
Median daily rate £401 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Median hourly rate £20.97 £29.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.91% +145.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linux across the Bradford region.

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Bradford region.

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (68.42%) DevOps
3 12 (63.16%) Docker
3 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
4 11 (57.89%) Puppet
5 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (52.63%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 10 (52.63%) Red Hat
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (47.37%) TeamCity
6 9 (47.37%) Web Services
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (42.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (42.11%) Vagrant
7 8 (42.11%) IIS
8 7 (36.84%) SCOM
8 7 (36.84%) Android
8 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
8 7 (36.84%) Splunk
9 6 (31.58%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (31.58%) AWS Certification
9 6 (31.58%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
9 6 (31.58%) Firewall
10 5 (26.32%) HTTP

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 8 (42.11%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) HTTP
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) FTP
3 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
3 3 (15.79%) SMTP
3 3 (15.79%) SSL
3 3 (15.79%) Telnet
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (10.53%) LDAP
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) DB2
4 2 (10.53%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 9 (47.37%) TeamCity
3 8 (42.11%) Vagrant
4 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Automation Specialist
1 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) DevOps Specialist
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Specialist
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Implementation Specialist
3 2 (10.53%) DB2 Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (10.53%) DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Platform Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) JMS
2 2 (10.53%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (36.84%) Android
6 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.26%) Unix
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) DevOps
2 8 (42.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (31.58%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) ETL
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) Change Control
7 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.26%) High Availability
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (5.26%) Microservices
7 1 (5.26%) Server Building
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) AWS Certification
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (57.89%) Puppet
3 7 (36.84%) SCOM
4 3 (15.79%) Ansible
4 3 (15.79%) Salt
5 1 (5.26%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Red Hat
2 7 (36.84%) Splunk
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) IBM
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
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