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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 34 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Contract jobs citing Linux 4 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.75% 6.67% 8.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.51% 28.57% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 16
Median daily rate £300 £350 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -8.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +20.96%
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
47 56 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 20.52% 23.33% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 38
Median daily rate £300 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £115 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 13
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £10.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £17.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 6 (33.33%) PHP
1 6 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) XML
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) Perl
2 5 (27.78%) CMS
2 5 (27.78%) JSON
2 5 (27.78%) Zend
2 5 (27.78%) PHP 5
2 5 (27.78%) jQuery
2 5 (27.78%) RESTful
2 5 (27.78%) Laravel
2 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
2 5 (27.78%) Ansible
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) React
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
4 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Juniper
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 2 (11.11%) Jenkins

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 5 (27.78%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Modbus
3 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.56%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Linux Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Python Developer
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
1 5 (27.78%) jQuery
1 5 (27.78%) JSON
1 5 (27.78%) Laravel
1 5 (27.78%) React
1 5 (27.78%) RESTful
1 5 (27.78%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) CAN bus
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PHP
1 6 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) Perl
2 5 (27.78%) PHP 5
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
3 2 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Zend
2 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Juniper
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
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