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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 7 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 204 166 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.62% 10.86% 9.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.55% 48.26% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 114 73
Median daily rate £430 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.74%
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 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
374 344 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 24.97% 22.51% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 213 146
Median daily rate £400 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £213 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 18
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £9.00 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.13 £22.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (36.68%) DevOps
3 122 (34.96%) Puppet
4 121 (34.67%) Java
5 100 (28.65%) Unix
6 96 (27.51%) Jenkins
7 89 (25.50%) Git (software)
8 80 (22.92%) Red Hat
9 76 (21.78%) Opscode Chef
10 74 (21.20%) Open Source
10 74 (21.20%) Windows
10 74 (21.20%) VMware
11 73 (20.92%) SQL
12 66 (18.91%) Python
13 58 (16.62%) TDD
14 57 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 56 (16.05%) Oracle
16 55 (15.76%) JavaScript
16 55 (15.76%) Amazon AWS
17 54 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
18 52 (14.90%) Ruby
18 52 (14.90%) Bash Shell
19 49 (14.04%) Configuration Management
19 49 (14.04%) Maven
20 44 (12.61%) Relational Database
21 43 (12.32%) Security Cleared
21 43 (12.32%) HTML
22 41 (11.75%) MySQL
23 40 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
24 38 (10.89%) JIRA

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 34 (9.74%) Apache
2 24 (6.88%) Tomcat
3 21 (6.02%) OpenStack
4 18 (5.16%) Confluence
5 16 (4.58%) nginx
6 10 (2.87%) SAS
7 9 (2.58%) WebSphere
8 7 (2.01%) IIS
9 6 (1.72%) CloudStack
9 6 (1.72%) Jetty
10 5 (1.43%) JBoss
10 5 (1.43%) WordPress
11 4 (1.15%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.29%) CICS
12 1 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.29%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.29%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (0.86%) 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 55 (15.76%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (8.02%) PaaS
3 27 (7.74%) IaaS
4 23 (6.59%) SaaS
5 12 (3.44%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (3.44%) Google App Engine
5 12 (3.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (10.60%) HTTP
2 33 (9.46%) Firewall
3 26 (7.45%) DNS
4 19 (5.44%) Internet
5 14 (4.01%) SAN
5 14 (4.01%) SSL
6 13 (3.72%) DHCP
7 12 (3.44%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (3.44%) TCP/IP
8 10 (2.87%) LAN
8 10 (2.87%) Network Security
8 10 (2.87%) WAN
9 6 (1.72%) FTP
9 6 (1.72%) IPsec
9 6 (1.72%) VPN
10 5 (1.43%) FWSM
10 5 (1.43%) MPLS
11 4 (1.15%) BGP
11 4 (1.15%) EIGRP
11 4 (1.15%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (12.61%) Relational Database
2 41 (11.75%) MySQL
3 36 (10.32%) MongoDB
4 22 (6.30%) NoSQL
5 20 (5.73%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (5.44%) Hadoop
6 19 (5.44%) Oracle Database
7 17 (4.87%) RDBMS
8 16 (4.58%) SQL Server
9 15 (4.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (4.30%) DB2
10 14 (4.01%) Informix
11 11 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (2.58%) Big Data
12 9 (2.58%) Neo4j
13 8 (2.29%) Redis
14 7 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
16 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
16 3 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 96 (27.51%) Jenkins
2 89 (25.50%) Git (software)
3 49 (14.04%) Maven
4 38 (10.89%) JIRA
5 34 (9.74%) Subversion
6 16 (4.58%) Travis CI
7 12 (3.44%) Selenium
8 11 (3.15%) Ant
9 10 (2.87%) Cucumber
9 10 (2.87%) JUnit
10 8 (2.29%) SonarQube
11 7 (2.01%) Appium
11 7 (2.01%) Hudson
11 7 (2.01%) Mocha
11 7 (2.01%) PHPUnit
11 7 (2.01%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (1.43%) Mockito
14 4 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (10.03%) Games
2 33 (9.46%) Finance
3 10 (2.87%) Retail
4 8 (2.29%) Banking
5 5 (1.43%) Back Office
5 5 (1.43%) Online Betting
6 4 (1.15%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.57%) Law
8 1 (0.29%) Billing
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Military
8 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 114 (32.66%) Developer
2 84 (24.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 35 (10.03%) Java Developer
4 29 (8.31%) Linux Engineer
5 28 (8.02%) Architect
6 26 (7.45%) Administrator
7 25 (7.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 22 (6.30%) PHP Developer
9 20 (5.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 17 (4.87%) Digital Developer
10 17 (4.87%) Senior Developer
11 15 (4.30%) AWS Engineer
11 15 (4.30%) DBA
12 14 (4.01%) AWS DevOps
12 14 (4.01%) Cloud Engineer
12 14 (4.01%) Infrastructure Architect
12 14 (4.01%) Technical Architect
13 13 (3.72%) Analyst
14 12 (3.44%) Linux Developer
15 11 (3.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.32%) HTML
2 31 (8.88%) Spring
3 27 (7.74%) RESTful
4 26 (7.45%) Node.js
5 25 (7.16%) .NET
5 25 (7.16%) CSS
6 24 (6.88%) REST
7 21 (6.02%) LAMP
7 21 (6.02%) Middleware
8 18 (5.16%) JSON
8 18 (5.16%) RabbitMQ
9 17 (4.87%) Hibernate
10 12 (3.44%) Dropwizard
10 12 (3.44%) HTML5
10 12 (3.44%) XML
11 11 (3.15%) AngularJS
11 11 (3.15%) Servlets
11 11 (3.15%) Spring Boot
11 11 (3.15%) Web Services
12 10 (2.87%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.72%) Data Centre
3 8 (2.29%) Public Cloud
3 8 (2.29%) User Experience
4 7 (2.01%) Visualisation
5 6 (1.72%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.72%) Cryptography
6 5 (1.43%) Clustering
6 5 (1.43%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.43%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.43%) NHS
7 4 (1.15%) Replication
7 4 (1.15%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.86%) IBM XIV
8 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 100 (28.65%) Unix
2 74 (21.20%) Windows
3 57 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (7.74%) Mac OS X
5 23 (6.59%) CentOS
6 19 (5.44%) Ubuntu
7 15 (4.30%) Windows Server
8 9 (2.58%) AIX
9 8 (2.29%) HPUX
9 8 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (2.01%) SUSE
10 7 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.43%) Fedora
13 4 (1.15%) Solaris
14 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.29%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (36.68%) DevOps
3 74 (21.20%) Open Source
4 58 (16.62%) TDD
5 54 (15.47%) Continuous Integration
6 49 (14.04%) Configuration Management
7 36 (10.32%) Scrum
8 26 (7.45%) Microservices
9 25 (7.16%) BDD
9 25 (7.16%) Software Engineering
10 24 (6.88%) High Availability
11 22 (6.30%) Web Development
12 21 (6.02%) Responsive Web Design
12 21 (6.02%) Web Design
13 20 (5.73%) ITIL
13 20 (5.73%) OO
14 18 (5.16%) Coaching
15 17 (4.87%) Front End Development
16 16 (4.58%) SOA
16 16 (4.58%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 121 (34.67%) Java
2 73 (20.92%) SQL
3 66 (18.91%) Python
4 55 (15.76%) JavaScript
5 52 (14.90%) Bash Shell
5 52 (14.90%) Ruby
6 38 (10.89%) Perl
7 30 (8.60%) PHP
8 26 (7.45%) Shell Script
9 14 (4.01%) PL/SQL
10 13 (3.72%) C++
10 13 (3.72%) PowerShell
11 12 (3.44%) Scala
12 10 (2.87%) C#
13 8 (2.29%) PHP 5
14 5 (1.43%) R
15 2 (0.57%) Groovy
16 1 (0.29%) Go
Qualifications
1 43 (12.32%) Security Cleared
2 24 (6.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 15 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.01%) Degree
5 12 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (2.87%) CCNP
7 5 (1.43%) SAS Certification
7 5 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.15%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.86%) CCIE
9 3 (0.86%) CCNA
9 3 (0.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.57%) CCDE
10 2 (0.57%) CCSP
10 2 (0.57%) CISSP
11 1 (0.29%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.29%) ISEB
11 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.29%) ISO22301
2 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 40 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (8.31%) Docker
3 18 (5.16%) vSphere
4 13 (3.72%) Xen
5 10 (2.87%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.01%) VMware Server
7 6 (1.72%) Active Directory
7 6 (1.72%) KVM
7 6 (1.72%) vCloud
7 6 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.57%) Squid
10 2 (0.57%) XenServer
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.29%) XenApp
11 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 122 (34.96%) Puppet
2 76 (21.78%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (5.73%) Ansible
4 13 (3.72%) Nagios
5 12 (3.44%) ZABBIX
6 10 (2.87%) Salt
7 8 (2.29%) Cacti
7 8 (2.29%) Graphite
7 8 (2.29%) Oracle RMAN
8 7 (2.01%) Opsview
9 6 (1.72%) collectd
9 6 (1.72%) Mesos
9 6 (1.72%) StatsD
10 5 (1.43%) Cobbler
10 5 (1.43%) Data Guard
10 5 (1.43%) logstash
11 4 (1.15%) Marathon
11 4 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Management
12 3 (0.86%) Grafana
12 3 (0.86%) Icinga
Vendors
1 80 (22.92%) Red Hat
2 74 (21.20%) VMware
3 56 (16.05%) Oracle
4 27 (7.74%) Cisco
5 20 (5.73%) Google
6 19 (5.44%) Atlassian
6 19 (5.44%) Microsoft
7 14 (4.01%) Splunk
8 12 (3.44%) F5
8 12 (3.44%) IBM
9 11 (3.15%) EMC
10 10 (2.87%) HP
11 8 (2.29%) Citrix
11 8 (2.29%) Zend
12 7 (2.01%) Teradata
13 6 (1.72%) Sybase
14 5 (1.43%) Apigee
14 5 (1.43%) NetApp
14 5 (1.43%) Riverbed
14 5 (1.43%) Tableau
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