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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 32 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +9
Contract jobs citing Linux 3 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.35% 11.52% 8.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.92% 41.18% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 23 6
Average daily rate £350 £388 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +43.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.96% +3.92%
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
61 68 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 27.35% 27.98% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 20
Average daily rate £300 £388 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +61.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £401 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 7
Average hourly rate £13.19 £13.00 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £13.00 £12.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 18 (66.67%) XML
2 17 (62.96%) PHP
3 16 (59.26%) SQL
3 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
4 15 (55.56%) Python
5 14 (51.85%) JSON
6 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
7 12 (44.44%) Java
7 12 (44.44%) Android
8 10 (37.04%) C++
8 10 (37.04%) Android Development
9 9 (33.33%) Product Management
10 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (22.22%) RESTful
11 5 (18.52%) jQuery
11 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (18.52%) MySQL
11 5 (18.52%) DHCP
12 4 (14.81%) DNS
12 4 (14.81%) PHP 5
12 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
12 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
13 3 (11.11%) React
13 3 (11.11%) Apache
13 3 (11.11%) HP
14 2 (7.41%) Citrix
14 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
14 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
14 2 (7.41%) Cisco

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
2 5 (18.52%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (14.81%) DNS
4 2 (7.41%) BGP
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (7.41%) DMVPN
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) LDAP
4 2 (7.41%) NetScreen
4 2 (7.41%) Network Security
4 2 (7.41%) OSPF
5 1 (3.70%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (3.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) Wireless
5 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.70%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) OLTP
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Capybara
2 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) RSpec
General
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) PHP Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Linux Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
3 10 (37.04%) SQL Developer
4 9 (33.33%) Python Developer
5 7 (25.93%) Senior PHP Developer
5 7 (25.93%) Senior Python Developer
6 6 (22.22%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Network Security Specialist
7 2 (7.41%) Network Specialist
7 2 (7.41%) Security Specialist
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) XML Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) XML
2 14 (51.85%) JSON
3 6 (22.22%) RESTful
4 5 (18.52%) jQuery
5 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
6 3 (11.11%) React
7 2 (7.41%) Laravel
8 1 (3.70%) Behat
8 1 (3.70%) CSS
8 1 (3.70%) Middleware
8 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (3.70%) SAML
8 1 (3.70%) Sinatra
8 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.70%) Velocity
8 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) CentOS
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Android Development
2 9 (33.33%) Product Management
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Benchmarking
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security
5 1 (3.70%) Kanban
5 1 (3.70%) Line Management
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Open Source
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) PHP
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 16 (59.26%) SQL
3 15 (55.56%) Python
4 12 (44.44%) Java
5 10 (37.04%) C++
6 4 (14.81%) PHP 5
7 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCNP
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 8583
1 1 (3.70%) ISO20022
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) KVM
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (3.70%) Samba
2 1 (3.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
2 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) Citrix
2 2 (7.41%) F5
2 2 (7.41%) Imperva
2 2 (7.41%) Infoblox
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) Zend
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago