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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 19 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Linux 12 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 6.32% 6.02% 9.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.09% 30.00% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 21
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.55% +0.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
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
46 50 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 24.21% 20.08% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 49
Median daily rate £250 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £126 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 12
Median hourly rate £14.48 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.38% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £13.99 £30.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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
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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 2 £365 -8.86% 5
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (33.33%) PHP
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) XML
1 5 (33.33%) Python
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) CMS
1 5 (33.33%) JSON
1 5 (33.33%) Zend
1 5 (33.33%) PHP 5
1 5 (33.33%) jQuery
1 5 (33.33%) RESTful
1 5 (33.33%) Laravel
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps
1 5 (33.33%) React
1 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) C
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) Modbus
4 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C

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 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Modbus
3 1 (6.67%) BGP
3 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) DMVPN
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (6.67%) NetScreen
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) OSPF
3 1 (6.67%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Developer
1 5 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 5 (33.33%) Python Developer
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (33.33%) jQuery
1 5 (33.33%) JSON
1 5 (33.33%) Laravel
1 5 (33.33%) React
1 5 (33.33%) RESTful
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) CAN bus
1 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (33.33%) PHP
1 5 (33.33%) PHP 5
1 5 (33.33%) Python
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) CCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Zend
2 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Imperva
4 1 (6.67%) Infoblox
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) VMware