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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 7 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Contract jobs citing Linux 180 187 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.76% 13.89% 6.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 51.87% 57.72% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 130 56
Median daily rate £450 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £225 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £432 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
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
347 324 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.66% 24.07% 20.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 208 139
Median daily rate £400 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £185 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 13
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.72 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.40 £16.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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.

1 163 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (39.82%) Java
3 113 (33.83%) DevOps
4 109 (32.63%) Puppet
5 107 (32.04%) Unix
6 102 (30.54%) Jenkins
7 81 (24.25%) SQL
8 80 (23.95%) Windows
9 79 (23.65%) Red Hat
10 76 (22.75%) Git (software)
11 72 (21.56%) Python
12 69 (20.66%) Maven
13 65 (19.46%) VMware
14 64 (19.16%) TDD
15 62 (18.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 61 (18.26%) Bash Shell
17 57 (17.07%) Oracle
18 56 (16.77%) Opscode Chef
19 54 (16.17%) Ruby
20 53 (15.87%) MySQL
21 51 (15.27%) Finance
22 50 (14.97%) Perl
23 48 (14.37%) Apache
23 48 (14.37%) Open Source
24 45 (13.47%) VMware Infrastructure
25 44 (13.17%) Configuration Management
26 43 (12.87%) Scrum
26 43 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
27 42 (12.57%) JIRA
27 42 (12.57%) MongoDB

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 48 (14.37%) Apache
2 27 (8.08%) Tomcat
3 21 (6.29%) Confluence
4 19 (5.69%) OpenStack
5 18 (5.39%) nginx
6 16 (4.79%) Node.js
7 10 (2.99%) SAS
7 10 (2.99%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.69%) JBoss
9 7 (2.10%) CloudStack
9 7 (2.10%) IIS
9 7 (2.10%) Jetty
10 5 (1.50%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.30%) CICS
11 1 (0.30%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.30%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.30%) PowerExchange
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Magento
1 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.79%) IaaS
3 12 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (3.29%) PaaS
4 11 (3.29%) SaaS
5 10 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (2.99%) Google App Engine
5 10 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.60%) GitHub
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.68%) HTTP
2 28 (8.38%) Internet
3 23 (6.89%) Firewall
4 19 (5.69%) DNS
5 14 (4.19%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (4.19%) SSL
5 14 (4.19%) TCP/IP
6 13 (3.89%) SAN
7 8 (2.40%) DHCP
7 8 (2.40%) LAN
7 8 (2.40%) Network Security
7 8 (2.40%) WAN
8 7 (2.10%) FTP
8 7 (2.10%) FWSM
8 7 (2.10%) IPsec
8 7 (2.10%) SNMP
9 6 (1.80%) NAS
9 6 (1.80%) VPN
10 5 (1.50%) BGP
10 5 (1.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (15.87%) MySQL
2 42 (12.57%) MongoDB
3 34 (10.18%) Relational Database
4 29 (8.68%) NoSQL
5 22 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (5.99%) Hadoop
7 18 (5.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (5.39%) RDBMS
8 17 (5.09%) Redis
9 13 (3.89%) DB2
9 13 (3.89%) Informix
10 12 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (3.29%) Oracle Database
12 9 (2.69%) Big Data
12 9 (2.69%) Neo4j
12 9 (2.69%) SQL Server
13 3 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.90%) CouchDB
13 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 102 (30.54%) Jenkins
2 76 (22.75%) Git (software)
3 69 (20.66%) Maven
4 42 (12.57%) JIRA
5 27 (8.08%) Subversion
6 22 (6.59%) Selenium
7 15 (4.49%) Ant
8 14 (4.19%) Cucumber
9 12 (3.59%) Travis CI
10 11 (3.29%) Appium
10 11 (3.29%) Mocha
10 11 (3.29%) SonarQube
11 8 (2.40%) Hudson
11 8 (2.40%) JUnit
12 7 (2.10%) HP UFT
12 7 (2.10%) JMeter
12 7 (2.10%) PHPUnit
13 6 (1.80%) LoadRunner
13 6 (1.80%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (15.27%) Finance
2 39 (11.68%) Games
3 8 (2.40%) Banking
3 8 (2.40%) Retail
4 5 (1.50%) Online Betting
4 5 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.60%) Back Office
5 2 (0.60%) Law
6 1 (0.30%) Billing
6 1 (0.30%) Electronics
6 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.30%) Marketing
6 1 (0.30%) Military
6 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 115 (34.43%) Developer
2 61 (18.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (11.68%) Java Developer
4 33 (9.88%) Architect
5 31 (9.28%) Linux Engineer
6 26 (7.78%) Analyst
6 26 (7.78%) PHP Developer
7 22 (6.59%) Administrator
8 21 (6.29%) Applications Support
9 19 (5.69%) Applications Support Analyst
9 19 (5.69%) Support Analyst
9 19 (5.69%) Technical Architect
10 18 (5.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 18 (5.39%) SQL Analyst
10 18 (5.39%) SQL Support Analyst
10 18 (5.39%) Unix Support
11 17 (5.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 17 (5.09%) Senior Developer
12 15 (4.49%) Linux Support
12 15 (4.49%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (11.98%) HTML
2 35 (10.48%) .NET
3 28 (8.38%) Spring
4 24 (7.19%) REST
5 23 (6.89%) LAMP
6 22 (6.59%) RESTful
7 19 (5.69%) JSON
8 18 (5.39%) RabbitMQ
9 14 (4.19%) Hibernate
9 14 (4.19%) Middleware
10 13 (3.89%) ActiveMQ
11 12 (3.59%) CSS
12 11 (3.29%) J2EE
12 11 (3.29%) Servlets
12 11 (3.29%) Spring Boot
12 11 (3.29%) YAML
13 10 (2.99%) JAX-RS
13 10 (2.99%) Web Services
14 8 (2.40%) Play Framework
14 8 (2.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.79%) Data Centre
3 8 (2.40%) Clustering
3 8 (2.40%) Visualisation
4 7 (2.10%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.10%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (2.10%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (2.10%) PKI
5 4 (1.20%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.20%) IBM XIV
5 4 (1.20%) User Experience
6 3 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.90%) Replication
7 2 (0.60%) CLARiiON
7 2 (0.60%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.60%) Social Media
7 2 (0.60%) STB
8 1 (0.30%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 107 (32.04%) Unix
2 80 (23.95%) Windows
3 62 (18.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (9.88%) Mac OS X
5 12 (3.59%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.69%) AIX
6 9 (2.69%) CentOS
7 7 (2.10%) HPUX
7 7 (2.10%) SUSE
8 5 (1.50%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.90%) Solaris
11 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.30%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (33.83%) DevOps
3 64 (19.16%) TDD
4 48 (14.37%) Open Source
5 44 (13.17%) Configuration Management
6 43 (12.87%) Scrum
7 41 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (8.38%) High Availability
9 23 (6.89%) Microservices
9 23 (6.89%) OO
10 22 (6.59%) BDD
11 18 (5.39%) Software Engineering
12 16 (4.79%) SOA
13 14 (4.19%) Responsive Web Design
14 13 (3.89%) Coaching
14 13 (3.89%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (3.89%) Software Architecture
14 13 (3.89%) Web Design
14 13 (3.89%) Web Development
15 12 (3.59%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 133 (39.82%) Java
2 81 (24.25%) SQL
3 72 (21.56%) Python
4 61 (18.26%) Bash Shell
5 54 (16.17%) Ruby
6 50 (14.97%) Perl
7 41 (12.28%) JavaScript
8 40 (11.98%) Shell Script
9 34 (10.18%) PHP
10 18 (5.39%) C#
11 16 (4.79%) PL/SQL
12 11 (3.29%) Scala
13 8 (2.40%) C
13 8 (2.40%) PHP 5
14 5 (1.50%) R
15 4 (1.20%) C++
16 2 (0.60%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.60%) VB
16 2 (0.60%) VBA
17 1 (0.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (10.18%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.49%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.59%) Degree
4 11 (3.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (2.69%) CCNP
5 9 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.80%) SAS Certification
7 5 (1.50%) BC Cleared
8 4 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.90%) CCIE
9 3 (0.90%) CREST Certified
9 3 (0.90%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.60%) CCDE
10 2 (0.60%) CCNA
10 2 (0.60%) CCSP
10 2 (0.60%) CISSP
10 2 (0.60%) ISEB
10 2 (0.60%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.30%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (2.10%) QA
3 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 45 (13.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (8.08%) Docker
3 21 (6.29%) vSphere
4 17 (5.09%) Xen
5 12 (3.59%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.40%) KVM
7 7 (2.10%) vCloud
8 3 (0.90%) XenServer
9 2 (0.60%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.60%) Firmware
9 2 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.30%) HDFS
10 1 (0.30%) NFS
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 109 (32.63%) Puppet
2 56 (16.77%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (5.09%) Nagios
4 15 (4.49%) ZABBIX
5 12 (3.59%) Opsview
6 11 (3.29%) Cacti
6 11 (3.29%) Graphite
7 10 (2.99%) Ansible
7 10 (2.99%) Salt
8 9 (2.69%) Cobbler
9 6 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (1.80%) Tivoli
10 5 (1.50%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (1.50%) Data Guard
10 5 (1.50%) StatsD
11 4 (1.20%) collectd
11 4 (1.20%) logstash
11 4 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (1.20%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 79 (23.65%) Red Hat
2 65 (19.46%) VMware
3 57 (17.07%) Oracle
4 31 (9.28%) Cisco
5 27 (8.08%) Atlassian
6 25 (7.49%) HP
7 16 (4.79%) Microsoft
8 12 (3.59%) F5
8 12 (3.59%) IBM
9 10 (2.99%) Google
10 9 (2.69%) Splunk
11 8 (2.40%) EMC
11 8 (2.40%) Zend
12 7 (2.10%) Veritas
13 6 (1.80%) Citrix
13 6 (1.80%) Teradata
14 5 (1.50%) BMC
14 5 (1.50%) SolarWinds
14 5 (1.50%) Symantec
14 5 (1.50%) Tableau
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