The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 89 87 78
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 20 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.36% 1.10% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.16% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 5
Median daily rate £490 £225 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+117.77% -27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Linux Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1410 1463 1117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.66% 95.00% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 1048 787
Median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 26
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £27.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Leeds region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Linux Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Linux Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Linux Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Linux Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Linux Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) DevOps
3 17 (60.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (60.71%) Red Hat
4 14 (50.00%) Puppet
5 11 (39.29%) Open Source
6 10 (35.71%) PaaS
6 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (35.71%) VMware
7 8 (28.57%) Windows
7 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (25.00%) Ansible
8 7 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
8 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (25.00%) CentOS
9 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (21.43%) OpenStack
9 6 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
9 6 (21.43%) Docker
9 6 (21.43%) Salt
9 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (21.43%) Python
9 6 (21.43%) Perl
10 5 (17.86%) Fedora
10 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
10 5 (17.86%) Ubuntu
10 5 (17.86%) Public Cloud
10 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Cloud
10 5 (17.86%) SaaS

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 6 (21.43%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) PaaS
2 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (17.86%) SaaS
4 3 (10.71%) IaaS
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (7.14%) FWSM
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) SSL
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Informix
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
1 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
1 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) CouchDB
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) DB2
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Dropwizard
1 2 (7.14%) Kafka
1 2 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services Management
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Cloud
1 5 (17.86%) Public Cloud
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Windows
4 7 (25.00%) CentOS
5 5 (17.86%) Fedora
5 5 (17.86%) Ubuntu
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
8 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) DevOps
2 11 (39.29%) Open Source
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (10.71%) High Availability
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.14%) Microservices
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
7 2 (7.14%) SFIA
7 2 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (3.57%) Application Virtualisation
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (21.43%) Perl
2 6 (21.43%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) C++
4 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.71%) Ruby
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) CCNP
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (21.43%) Docker
3 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.14%) vCloud
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) Puppet
2 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (25.00%) Ansible
4 6 (21.43%) Salt
5 3 (10.71%) Mesos
6 2 (7.14%) Graphite
6 2 (7.14%) Marathon
7 1 (3.57%) collectd
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Red Hat
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) F5
4 3 (10.71%) Riverbed
5 2 (7.14%) Splunk
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.57%) Sybase
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