The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Linux
Rank 16 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Linux 22 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 8.24% 6.78% 2.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 34.92% 29.63% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 4
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£388 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £338 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £390 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £32.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.03% -11.11%
Linux
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 North Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
63 54 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 23.60% 22.88% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 17
Average daily rate £350 £288 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -21.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £10.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £14.40 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Linux
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +11 14 £388 +14.81% 6
Harrogate +1 1 - - 3
Middlesbrough - 1 £325 - 1
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux.

1 13 (43.33%) VMware
1 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (40.00%) DHCP
2 12 (40.00%) DNS
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) CCNP
2 12 (40.00%) Citrix
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (40.00%) Thin Client
2 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 12 (40.00%) OSPF
2 12 (40.00%) BGP
2 12 (40.00%) NetScreen
2 12 (40.00%) Firewall
2 12 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 12 (40.00%) CCSE
2 12 (40.00%) BIG-IP
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 12 (40.00%) Fat Client
2 12 (40.00%) Network Security
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (40.00%) Infoblox
2 12 (40.00%) Imperva
2 12 (40.00%) F5
2 12 (40.00%) DMVPN
2 12 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 12 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Linux also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Linux. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Jetty
3 1 (3.33%) nginx
3 1 (3.33%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) OSPF
1 12 (40.00%) BGP
1 12 (40.00%) NetScreen
1 12 (40.00%) Firewall
1 12 (40.00%) BIG-IP
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
1 12 (40.00%) Network Security
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 12 (40.00%) DHCP
1 12 (40.00%) DNS
1 12 (40.00%) DMVPN
1 12 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 12 (40.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.00%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) Internet
3 3 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) DB2
2 1 (3.33%) Informix
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.33%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Subversion
1 3 (10.00%) Selenium
1 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) Hudson
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Security Specialist
1 12 (40.00%) Network Specialist
1 12 (40.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Tester
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Integration Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SOA Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior UNIX Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Integrator
6 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Middleware
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (13.33%) Ajax
3 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (13.33%) Spring
4 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (10.00%) Apache Flex
4 3 (10.00%) HTML5
4 3 (10.00%) REST
4 3 (10.00%) Spring Integration
5 2 (6.67%) CSS
5 2 (6.67%) Web Services
5 2 (6.67%) XML
6 1 (3.33%) JMS
6 1 (3.33%) LAMP
6 1 (3.33%) JSP
6 1 (3.33%) J2EE
6 1 (3.33%) EJB
6 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Thin Client
1 12 (40.00%) Fat Client
2 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) Open Source
4 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (6.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) UNIX
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) AIX
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
3 6 (20.00%) SOA
4 5 (16.67%) Line Management
4 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.00%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Android Development
7 1 (3.33%) Release Management
7 1 (3.33%) System Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (3.33%) Service Continuity Management
7 1 (3.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) C
2 6 (20.00%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) Perl
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) Python
3 4 (13.33%) Ruby
4 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) CCNP
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (40.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Varnish
2 1 (3.33%) Corosync
2 1 (3.33%) KVM
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) VMware
2 12 (40.00%) Blue Coat
2 12 (40.00%) Infoblox
2 12 (40.00%) Imperva
2 12 (40.00%) F5
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco
2 12 (40.00%) Citrix
2 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (30.00%) Oracle
4 7 (23.33%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) EMC
5 3 (10.00%) NetApp
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.67%) Vignette
6 2 (6.67%) Open Text
7 1 (3.33%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) Percona
7 1 (3.33%) Qualys
7 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
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