The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 175 162 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.09% 10.12% 8.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.52% 48.21% 43.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 115 67
Median daily rate £430 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £275 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £471 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £28.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +79.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
Linux
West Yorkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
321 336 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.18% 20.99% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 204 134
Median daily rate £400 £350 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +89.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £219 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £465 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £9.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.48 £22.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Linux.

1 165 (47.28%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (34.67%) DevOps
3 114 (32.66%) Puppet
4 113 (32.38%) Java
5 100 (28.65%) Jenkins
6 97 (27.79%) Git (software)
7 94 (26.93%) Unix
8 81 (23.21%) Red Hat
9 76 (21.78%) VMware
9 76 (21.78%) Open Source
10 73 (20.92%) Opscode Chef
11 69 (19.77%) Windows
12 65 (18.62%) SQL
13 63 (18.05%) Python
14 58 (16.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 56 (16.05%) Continuous Integration
15 56 (16.05%) Amazon AWS
15 56 (16.05%) JavaScript
16 54 (15.47%) TDD
17 53 (15.19%) Oracle
18 52 (14.90%) Ruby
19 50 (14.33%) HTML
20 48 (13.75%) Configuration Management
21 45 (12.89%) Bash Shell
22 44 (12.61%) JIRA
22 44 (12.61%) Security Cleared
23 41 (11.75%) VMware Infrastructure
23 41 (11.75%) Maven
23 41 (11.75%) Relational Database
24 39 (11.17%) Firewall

Linux
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 33 (9.46%) Apache
2 28 (8.02%) Tomcat
3 23 (6.59%) OpenStack
4 22 (6.30%) Confluence
5 20 (5.73%) nginx
6 9 (2.58%) SAS
6 9 (2.58%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.29%) WordPress
8 7 (2.01%) IIS
9 6 (1.72%) Jetty
10 5 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (1.43%) GlassFish
10 5 (1.43%) JBoss
11 4 (1.15%) CloudStack
11 4 (1.15%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.29%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (1.15%) MS Office
2 2 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 56 (16.05%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (8.60%) PaaS
3 27 (7.74%) IaaS
4 23 (6.59%) SaaS
5 11 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (3.15%) Google App Engine
5 11 (3.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.57%) Office 365
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 39 (11.17%) Firewall
1 39 (11.17%) HTTP
2 33 (9.46%) DNS
3 20 (5.73%) Internet
4 15 (4.30%) SSL
5 14 (4.01%) DHCP
5 14 (4.01%) SAN
6 12 (3.44%) TCP/IP
7 11 (3.15%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (3.15%) LAN
7 11 (3.15%) WAN
8 10 (2.87%) Network Security
9 8 (2.29%) VPN
10 6 (1.72%) FTP
10 6 (1.72%) IPsec
11 5 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (1.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (1.43%) MPLS
11 5 (1.43%) SSH
12 4 (1.15%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.75%) Relational Database
2 37 (10.60%) MongoDB
3 31 (8.88%) MySQL
4 22 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (6.02%) NoSQL
6 19 (5.44%) Oracle Database
7 17 (4.87%) Hadoop
7 17 (4.87%) SQL Server
8 15 (4.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (4.30%) DB2
9 13 (3.72%) Informix
10 11 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (3.15%) RDBMS
10 11 (3.15%) Redis
11 9 (2.58%) Big Data
11 9 (2.58%) Neo4j
12 7 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (1.15%) SAS Visual Analytics
15 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 100 (28.65%) Jenkins
2 97 (27.79%) Git (software)
3 44 (12.61%) JIRA
4 41 (11.75%) Maven
5 35 (10.03%) Subversion
6 17 (4.87%) Travis CI
7 11 (3.15%) Selenium
8 10 (2.87%) Cucumber
9 8 (2.29%) Ant
9 8 (2.29%) Hudson
9 8 (2.29%) JUnit
9 8 (2.29%) TeamCity
10 7 (2.01%) PHPUnit
11 6 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (1.43%) Gitweb
12 5 (1.43%) Mockito
12 5 (1.43%) SonarQube
13 4 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (1.15%) Mocha
13 4 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (9.74%) Games
2 31 (8.88%) Finance
3 11 (3.15%) Retail
4 6 (1.72%) Banking
5 5 (1.43%) Back Office
5 5 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.15%) Online Betting
7 2 (0.57%) Law
8 1 (0.29%) Billing
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 105 (30.09%) Developer
2 85 (24.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (8.88%) Java Developer
4 30 (8.60%) Linux Engineer
5 26 (7.45%) Administrator
6 25 (7.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 24 (6.88%) Architect
8 20 (5.73%) AWS Engineer
8 20 (5.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 19 (5.44%) AWS DevOps
9 19 (5.44%) PHP Developer
10 17 (4.87%) Digital Developer
10 17 (4.87%) Senior Developer
11 16 (4.58%) Analyst
11 16 (4.58%) Cloud Engineer
11 16 (4.58%) DBA
12 14 (4.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 14 (4.01%) Technical Architect
13 12 (3.44%) Linux Developer
14 11 (3.15%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (14.33%) HTML
2 32 (9.17%) Spring
3 31 (8.88%) Node.js
3 31 (8.88%) RESTful
4 30 (8.60%) CSS
5 27 (7.74%) REST
6 23 (6.59%) .NET
7 21 (6.02%) LAMP
7 21 (6.02%) Middleware
8 20 (5.73%) RabbitMQ
9 19 (5.44%) HTML5
10 16 (4.58%) JSON
11 13 (3.72%) AngularJS
11 13 (3.72%) Hibernate
11 13 (3.72%) Play Framework
11 13 (3.72%) Web Services
12 12 (3.44%) Django
12 12 (3.44%) Spring Boot
12 12 (3.44%) XML
13 11 (3.15%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.30%) Data Centre
3 10 (2.87%) Public Cloud
3 10 (2.87%) User Experience
4 7 (2.01%) Clustering
4 7 (2.01%) Enterprise Cloud
4 7 (2.01%) Visualisation
5 6 (1.72%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.72%) Cryptography
5 6 (1.72%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.43%) NHS
6 5 (1.43%) Replication
7 4 (1.15%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.15%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.86%) IBM XIV
8 3 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 94 (26.93%) Unix
2 69 (19.77%) Windows
3 58 (16.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (7.74%) CentOS
4 27 (7.74%) Mac OS X
5 22 (6.30%) Ubuntu
6 19 (5.44%) Windows Server
7 10 (2.87%) AIX
7 10 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (2.29%) HPUX
10 7 (2.01%) Fedora
10 7 (2.01%) SUSE
11 5 (1.43%) Solaris
12 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (47.28%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (34.67%) DevOps
3 76 (21.78%) Open Source
4 56 (16.05%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (15.47%) TDD
6 48 (13.75%) Configuration Management
7 38 (10.89%) Scrum
8 27 (7.74%) Software Engineering
9 24 (6.88%) Microservices
9 24 (6.88%) Responsive Web Design
9 24 (6.88%) Web Design
9 24 (6.88%) Web Development
10 22 (6.30%) BDD
10 22 (6.30%) High Availability
11 19 (5.44%) ITIL
12 18 (5.16%) Coaching
12 18 (5.16%) Front End Development
12 18 (5.16%) OO
13 17 (4.87%) Mentoring
14 16 (4.58%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 113 (32.38%) Java
2 65 (18.62%) SQL
3 63 (18.05%) Python
4 56 (16.05%) JavaScript
5 52 (14.90%) Ruby
6 45 (12.89%) Bash Shell
7 35 (10.03%) Perl
8 32 (9.17%) PHP
9 21 (6.02%) Shell Script
10 16 (4.58%) Scala
11 15 (4.30%) PowerShell
12 13 (3.72%) C++
13 10 (2.87%) C#
14 9 (2.58%) PL/SQL
15 8 (2.29%) PHP 5
16 5 (1.43%) R
17 2 (0.57%) Groovy
18 1 (0.29%) Go
Qualifications
1 44 (12.61%) Security Cleared
2 27 (7.74%) BPSS Clearance
3 15 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.01%) Degree
5 13 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (3.15%) CCNP
7 5 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.15%) CCNA
9 3 (0.86%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.86%) CCIE
9 3 (0.86%) SAS Certification
9 3 (0.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.57%) CCDE
10 2 (0.57%) CCSP
10 2 (0.57%) CISSP
10 2 (0.57%) ISEB
10 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.86%) QA
3 2 (0.57%) SLA
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (11.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (8.88%) Docker
3 13 (3.72%) vSphere
4 11 (3.15%) Xen
5 9 (2.58%) Active Directory
6 7 (2.01%) VMware Server
7 6 (1.72%) KVM
7 6 (1.72%) Squid
8 5 (1.43%) NFS
8 5 (1.43%) vCloud
8 5 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.43%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.86%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.57%) XenApp
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 114 (32.66%) Puppet
2 73 (20.92%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (8.60%) Ansible
4 15 (4.30%) Nagios
5 11 (3.15%) ZABBIX
6 10 (2.87%) Graphite
6 10 (2.87%) StatsD
7 9 (2.58%) Salt
8 8 (2.29%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (2.01%) Cacti
9 7 (2.01%) Grafana
9 7 (2.01%) Icinga
9 7 (2.01%) Mesos
9 7 (2.01%) Opsview
10 6 (1.72%) collectd
10 6 (1.72%) Terraform
11 5 (1.43%) Data Guard
11 5 (1.43%) Graylog
11 5 (1.43%) HAProxy
11 5 (1.43%) logstash
Vendors
1 81 (23.21%) Red Hat
2 76 (21.78%) VMware
3 53 (15.19%) Oracle
4 29 (8.31%) Cisco
5 25 (7.16%) Google
6 20 (5.73%) Microsoft
7 16 (4.58%) F5
8 14 (4.01%) Atlassian
9 12 (3.44%) EMC
9 12 (3.44%) IBM
9 12 (3.44%) Splunk
10 9 (2.58%) Citrix
11 8 (2.29%) Palo Alto
11 8 (2.29%) Zend
12 7 (2.01%) HP
12 7 (2.01%) NetApp
12 7 (2.01%) Teradata
13 6 (1.72%) Sybase
14 5 (1.43%) Apigee
14 5 (1.43%) New Relic
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