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 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 9 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing Linux 165 190 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.81% 13.98% 9.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.55% 57.40% 41.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 137 78
Median daily rate £450 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £225 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
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
347 331 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.74% 24.36% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 220 162
Median daily rate £400 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £175 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £445 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 19
Median hourly rate £11.75 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.86 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £35.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 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 25 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.

1 170 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (39.19%) Java
3 126 (36.31%) DevOps
4 120 (34.58%) Puppet
5 108 (31.12%) Jenkins
6 101 (29.11%) Unix
7 88 (25.36%) Red Hat
8 82 (23.63%) Git (software)
9 80 (23.05%) Windows
10 79 (22.77%) SQL
11 77 (22.19%) Python
12 69 (19.88%) Opscode Chef
13 68 (19.60%) TDD
13 68 (19.60%) VMware
14 65 (18.73%) Ruby
15 64 (18.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 64 (18.44%) Bash Shell
16 61 (17.58%) Maven
17 59 (17.00%) Oracle
18 55 (15.85%) Open Source
18 55 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
19 53 (15.27%) MySQL
20 51 (14.70%) Perl
21 48 (13.83%) JavaScript
21 48 (13.83%) Configuration Management
21 48 (13.83%) JIRA
22 47 (13.54%) Scrum
23 46 (13.26%) Apache
23 46 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
24 43 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure

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 46 (13.26%) Apache
2 28 (8.07%) Confluence
3 27 (7.78%) Tomcat
4 24 (6.92%) OpenStack
5 21 (6.05%) Node.js
6 20 (5.76%) nginx
7 10 (2.88%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.59%) JBoss
8 9 (2.59%) SAS
9 7 (2.02%) CloudStack
9 7 (2.02%) IIS
9 7 (2.02%) Jetty
10 5 (1.44%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.29%) CICS
11 1 (0.29%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.29%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.29%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 1 (0.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 55 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.61%) IaaS
3 15 (4.32%) PaaS
4 12 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (3.46%) SaaS
5 11 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (3.17%) Google App Engine
5 11 (3.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.58%) GitHub
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 32 (9.22%) HTTP
2 28 (8.07%) Firewall
3 26 (7.49%) Internet
4 20 (5.76%) DNS
5 14 (4.03%) SSL
6 13 (3.75%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (3.75%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.88%) SAN
8 8 (2.31%) Network Security
9 7 (2.02%) DHCP
9 7 (2.02%) FTP
9 7 (2.02%) IPsec
9 7 (2.02%) LAN
9 7 (2.02%) SNMP
9 7 (2.02%) WAN
10 6 (1.73%) FWSM
11 5 (1.44%) NAS
11 5 (1.44%) VPN
12 4 (1.15%) MPLS
12 4 (1.15%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (15.27%) MySQL
2 43 (12.39%) MongoDB
3 40 (11.53%) Relational Database
4 26 (7.49%) NoSQL
5 24 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (5.48%) Hadoop
6 19 (5.48%) RDBMS
7 18 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (4.90%) Redis
9 16 (4.61%) Informix
10 14 (4.03%) DB2
11 13 (3.75%) Oracle Database
12 12 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (3.46%) SQL Server
13 9 (2.59%) Big Data
13 9 (2.59%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (0.86%) CouchDB
16 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 108 (31.12%) Jenkins
2 82 (23.63%) Git (software)
3 61 (17.58%) Maven
4 48 (13.83%) JIRA
5 29 (8.36%) Subversion
6 24 (6.92%) Selenium
7 16 (4.61%) Cucumber
8 15 (4.32%) Ant
8 15 (4.32%) Travis CI
9 11 (3.17%) Appium
9 11 (3.17%) Mocha
9 11 (3.17%) SonarQube
10 10 (2.88%) JUnit
11 7 (2.02%) HP UFT
11 7 (2.02%) Hudson
11 7 (2.02%) JMeter
11 7 (2.02%) PHPUnit
12 6 (1.73%) LoadRunner
12 6 (1.73%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 42 (12.10%) Finance
2 40 (11.53%) Games
3 8 (2.31%) Online Betting
3 8 (2.31%) Retail
4 7 (2.02%) Banking
5 4 (1.15%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.58%) Back Office
6 2 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.29%) Billing
7 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.29%) Military
7 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 114 (32.85%) Developer
2 81 (23.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 38 (10.95%) Java Developer
4 34 (9.80%) Architect
4 34 (9.80%) Linux Engineer
5 27 (7.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 27 (7.78%) PHP Developer
6 22 (6.34%) Administrator
6 22 (6.34%) Analyst
6 22 (6.34%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 20 (5.76%) Technical Architect
8 18 (5.19%) Senior Developer
9 17 (4.90%) Applications Support
10 15 (4.32%) Applications Support Analyst
10 15 (4.32%) Support Analyst
11 14 (4.03%) Infrastructure Architect
11 14 (4.03%) SQL Analyst
11 14 (4.03%) SQL Support Analyst
11 14 (4.03%) Unix Support
12 12 (3.46%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (11.24%) HTML
2 35 (10.09%) .NET
3 31 (8.93%) Spring
4 28 (8.07%) REST
5 25 (7.20%) RESTful
6 23 (6.63%) JSON
6 23 (6.63%) LAMP
7 18 (5.19%) RabbitMQ
8 17 (4.90%) Hibernate
9 13 (3.75%) CSS
9 13 (3.75%) Middleware
10 12 (3.46%) Dropwizard
11 11 (3.17%) Chai
11 11 (3.17%) J2EE
11 11 (3.17%) Play Framework
11 11 (3.17%) Servlets
11 11 (3.17%) Spring Boot
11 11 (3.17%) Web Services
11 11 (3.17%) YAML
12 10 (2.88%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.03%) Data Centre
3 8 (2.31%) Visualisation
4 7 (2.02%) PKI
4 7 (2.02%) User Experience
5 6 (1.73%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.73%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.44%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.15%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.15%) Clustering
7 4 (1.15%) Cryptography
7 4 (1.15%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.15%) IBM XIV
8 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.86%) Replication
8 3 (0.86%) Social Media
9 2 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 101 (29.11%) Unix
2 80 (23.05%) Windows
3 64 (18.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (9.51%) Mac OS X
5 13 (3.75%) Windows Server
6 12 (3.46%) CentOS
7 9 (2.59%) AIX
8 8 (2.31%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.02%) HPUX
9 7 (2.02%) SUSE
10 3 (0.86%) Fedora
10 3 (0.86%) Solaris
11 2 (0.58%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.29%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (36.31%) DevOps
3 68 (19.60%) TDD
4 55 (15.85%) Open Source
5 48 (13.83%) Configuration Management
6 47 (13.54%) Scrum
7 46 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (9.22%) High Availability
9 27 (7.78%) BDD
10 26 (7.49%) Software Engineering
11 25 (7.20%) Microservices
12 21 (6.05%) OO
13 17 (4.90%) Web Development
14 16 (4.61%) SOA
15 15 (4.32%) Coaching
15 15 (4.32%) Responsive Web Design
15 15 (4.32%) Web Design
16 13 (3.75%) Software Architecture
17 12 (3.46%) OOP
17 12 (3.46%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 136 (39.19%) Java
2 79 (22.77%) SQL
3 77 (22.19%) Python
4 65 (18.73%) Ruby
5 64 (18.44%) Bash Shell
6 51 (14.70%) Perl
7 48 (13.83%) JavaScript
8 38 (10.95%) Shell Script
9 35 (10.09%) PHP
10 20 (5.76%) C#
11 16 (4.61%) PL/SQL
12 12 (3.46%) Scala
13 8 (2.31%) PHP 5
13 8 (2.31%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.02%) C
15 5 (1.44%) C++
15 5 (1.44%) R
16 2 (0.58%) VB
16 2 (0.58%) VBA
17 1 (0.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 16 (4.61%) BPSS Clearance
2 16 (4.61%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.46%) Degree
4 9 (2.59%) CCNP
4 9 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.44%) SAS Certification
6 4 (1.15%) BC Cleared
6 4 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (0.86%) CCIE
7 3 (0.86%) CREST Certified
7 3 (0.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.58%) CCDE
8 2 (0.58%) CCNA
8 2 (0.58%) CCSP
8 2 (0.58%) CISSP
8 2 (0.58%) ISEB
8 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (2.02%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (8.65%) Docker
3 22 (6.34%) vSphere
4 16 (4.61%) Xen
5 11 (3.17%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.02%) KVM
7 5 (1.44%) vCloud
8 3 (0.86%) XenServer
9 1 (0.29%) Firmware
9 1 (0.29%) HDFS
9 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.29%) NFS
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.29%) Squid
9 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 120 (34.58%) Puppet
2 69 (19.88%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (4.90%) Ansible
4 14 (4.03%) Nagios
5 12 (3.46%) ZABBIX
6 11 (3.17%) Salt
7 10 (2.88%) Graphite
8 9 (2.59%) Cacti
8 9 (2.59%) Cobbler
9 8 (2.31%) Opsview
10 6 (1.73%) collectd
10 6 (1.73%) Oracle RMAN
10 6 (1.73%) StatsD
10 6 (1.73%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.44%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (1.44%) Data Guard
11 5 (1.44%) Mesos
12 4 (1.15%) logstash
12 4 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 88 (25.36%) Red Hat
2 68 (19.60%) VMware
3 59 (17.00%) Oracle
4 33 (9.51%) Cisco
5 23 (6.63%) Atlassian
6 21 (6.05%) HP
7 16 (4.61%) Microsoft
8 13 (3.75%) Google
9 12 (3.46%) F5
9 12 (3.46%) IBM
10 10 (2.88%) EMC
11 9 (2.59%) Splunk
12 8 (2.31%) Zend
13 6 (1.73%) BMC
13 6 (1.73%) Citrix
13 6 (1.73%) Teradata
14 5 (1.44%) NetApp
14 5 (1.44%) Sybase
14 5 (1.44%) Symantec
14 5 (1.44%) Tableau
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