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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 21 30 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing Linux 4 3 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.63% 1.47% 11.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.12% 5.56% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 20
Median daily rate £500 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.13% +6.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +5.47%

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
33 54 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 21.71% 26.47% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 30
Median daily rate £300 £250 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -35.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £120 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £380 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Median hourly rate £16.24 £18.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.21% +42.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +6 2 £500 +24.84% 6
Harrogate - 1 £325 - 1
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 8 (40.00%) Unix
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (25.00%) CentOS
4 4 (20.00%) Puppet
4 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (20.00%) Ruby
5 3 (15.00%) Maven
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) Debian
5 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) Middleware
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) Perl
5 3 (15.00%) J2EE
5 3 (15.00%) Ant
5 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (15.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (10.00%) Django
6 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (10.00%) Android
6 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (10.00%) Video on Demand

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 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Drupal
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (5.00%) iBeacon
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Ant
1 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.00%) Maven
1 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Calabash
3 1 (5.00%) Capybara
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (5.00%) git-flow
3 1 (5.00%) Gradle
3 1 (5.00%) Selenium
3 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Administrator
1 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (5.00%) PHP Zend Developer
3 1 (5.00%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (15.00%) J2EE
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) Django
2 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) LAMP
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.00%) Video on Demand
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Social Network
2 1 (5.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Unix
2 5 (25.00%) CentOS
3 3 (15.00%) Debian
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) AIX
4 2 (10.00%) Android
4 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (10.00%) Server Building
3 1 (5.00%) Android Development
3 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (5.00%) Kanban
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (5.00%) OOP
3 1 (5.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (5.00%) Release Management
3 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Web Development
3 1 (5.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) Ruby
2 3 (15.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
2 3 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.00%) Brocade
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) Twitter
4 1 (5.00%) Veritas
4 1 (5.00%) Zend