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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 95 85 78
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 12 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.78% 1.20% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.28% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 3
Median daily rate £465 £225 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.66% -19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £225 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £225 £304
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
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
1467 1254 1107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.76% 94.36% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1044 838 734
Median daily rate £408 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.57% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 35
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (57.58%) Red Hat
2 19 (57.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 19 (57.58%) DevOps
3 16 (48.48%) VMware
4 15 (45.45%) Puppet
5 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (36.36%) Bash Shell
7 11 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (33.33%) Cisco
8 10 (30.30%) Python
9 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
10 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
10 7 (21.21%) Windows
10 7 (21.21%) Perl
11 6 (18.18%) Ruby
11 6 (18.18%) Docker
12 5 (15.15%) Ansible
12 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
12 5 (15.15%) CentOS
12 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (15.15%) Open Source
12 5 (15.15%) PaaS
12 5 (15.15%) Java
12 5 (15.15%) MySQL
12 5 (15.15%) Unix
12 5 (15.15%) BMC
12 5 (15.15%) BMC PATROL

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 3 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) JBoss
2 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.15%) PaaS
2 4 (12.12%) SaaS
3 2 (6.06%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) GitHub
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) FWSM
2 2 (6.06%) NAS
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
2 3 (9.09%) CouchDB
2 3 (9.09%) Informix
2 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) JUnit
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
3 1 (3.03%) MSI
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.03%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.12%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Kafka
1 3 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services Management
3 1 (3.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (57.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (21.21%) Windows
4 5 (15.15%) CentOS
4 5 (15.15%) Unix
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.03%) Fedora
7 1 (3.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) DevOps
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
4 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.15%) Open Source
5 3 (9.09%) High Availability
5 3 (9.09%) ITIL
5 3 (9.09%) Microservices
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.06%) DSDM
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
6 2 (6.06%) RUP
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) SFIA
7 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 10 (30.30%) Python
3 7 (21.21%) Perl
4 6 (18.18%) Ruby
5 5 (15.15%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Degree
4 2 (6.06%) CCNP
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.03%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.18%) Docker
3 2 (6.06%) KVM
3 2 (6.06%) vCloud
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.06%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) Puppet
2 11 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (15.15%) Ansible
3 5 (15.15%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (12.12%) Graphite
4 4 (12.12%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (9.09%) Cobbler
5 3 (9.09%) Salt
6 2 (6.06%) Mesos
6 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
7 1 (3.03%) Cacti
7 1 (3.03%) collectd
7 1 (3.03%) Nagios
7 1 (3.03%) Opsview
7 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Red Hat
2 16 (48.48%) VMware
3 11 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (15.15%) BMC
5 4 (12.12%) HP
5 4 (12.12%) Symantec
6 3 (9.09%) Splunk
7 2 (6.06%) F5
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle
8 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.03%) Sybase
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
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