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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Linux
Rank 9 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Contract jobs citing Linux 26 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 11.93% 6.57% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 41.94% 29.79% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 1
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£388 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -15.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.15% -9.72%
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
62 47 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 28.44% 22.07% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 22 10
Average daily rate £388 £240 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.45% -34.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £394 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.67 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -14.28%

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
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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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 +19 17 £401 +18.66% 4
Harrogate +5 4 £288 - 2
Middlesbrough - 1 £325 -
Redcar - - - - 1
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (52.94%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
3 16 (47.06%) Infoblox
3 16 (47.06%) Imperva
3 16 (47.06%) F5
3 16 (47.06%) DMVPN
3 16 (47.06%) Blue Coat
3 16 (47.06%) CCSE
3 16 (47.06%) BIG-IP
3 16 (47.06%) Fat Client
3 16 (47.06%) Cisco IOS
3 16 (47.06%) Network Security
3 16 (47.06%) Firewall
3 16 (47.06%) Citrix
3 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (47.06%) CCNP
3 16 (47.06%) Thin Client
3 16 (47.06%) CheckPoint
3 16 (47.06%) OSPF
3 16 (47.06%) BGP
3 16 (47.06%) NetScreen
3 16 (47.06%) E-Commerce
3 16 (47.06%) DHCP
3 16 (47.06%) DNS
3 16 (47.06%) Cisco
3 16 (47.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 16 (47.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 15 (44.12%) Load Balancing
5 11 (32.35%) C

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.88%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) Jetty
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.94%) Node.js
3 1 (2.94%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
1 16 (47.06%) DMVPN
1 16 (47.06%) BIG-IP
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco IOS
1 16 (47.06%) Network Security
1 16 (47.06%) Firewall
1 16 (47.06%) OSPF
1 16 (47.06%) BGP
1 16 (47.06%) NetScreen
1 16 (47.06%) DHCP
1 16 (47.06%) DNS
1 16 (47.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 16 (47.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) NAS
3 3 (8.82%) SAN
4 2 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Network Specialist
1 16 (47.06%) Network Security Specialist
1 16 (47.06%) Security Specialist
2 6 (17.65%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Tester
4 3 (8.82%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Tester
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior UNIX Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 1 (2.94%) SOA Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (2.94%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Middleware
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (8.82%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) XML
3 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) LAMP
4 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.94%) JPA
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) MooTools
4 1 (2.94%) Ajax
4 1 (2.94%) Spring
4 1 (2.94%) JSF
4 1 (2.94%) RESTful
4 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.94%) JSP
4 1 (2.94%) EJB
4 1 (2.94%) J2EE
4 1 (2.94%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Fat Client
1 16 (47.06%) Thin Client
2 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) E-Commerce
2 15 (44.12%) Load Balancing
3 6 (17.65%) SOA
4 5 (14.71%) Line Management
4 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
6 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.94%) Release Management
7 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.94%) System Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (2.94%) Service Continuity Management
7 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) C
2 5 (14.71%) PHP
3 4 (11.76%) Perl
3 4 (11.76%) Java
3 4 (11.76%) Python
3 4 (11.76%) Ruby
4 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.88%) SQL
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) PHP5
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) CCSE
1 16 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (47.06%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Corosync
2 1 (2.94%) Varnish
2 1 (2.94%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) VMware
2 16 (47.06%) Infoblox
2 16 (47.06%) Imperva
2 16 (47.06%) F5
2 16 (47.06%) Blue Coat
2 16 (47.06%) Citrix
2 16 (47.06%) CheckPoint
2 16 (47.06%) Cisco
3 11 (32.35%) HP
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle
5 3 (8.82%) EMC
5 3 (8.82%) NetApp
6 2 (5.88%) Vignette
6 2 (5.88%) Open Text
7 1 (2.94%) EPiServer
7 1 (2.94%) Qualys
7 1 (2.94%) Percona
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
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