The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 6 4 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Contract jobs citing Linux 65 77 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.25% 17.99% 7.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 69.15% 58.33% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 58 11
Median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £309 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £475
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 Sheffield region.

Operating Systems Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
94 132 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.50% 30.84% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 91 13
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £122 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £9.00 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -42.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Linux across the Sheffield region.

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Linux across the Sheffield region.

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Linux.

1 50 (47.17%) DevOps
2 46 (43.40%) Java
3 41 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (36.79%) Ruby
5 34 (32.08%) Puppet
6 33 (31.13%) Docker
7 32 (30.19%) Unix
8 31 (29.25%) Python
8 31 (29.25%) HTTP
8 31 (29.25%) Git (software)
9 29 (27.36%) Configuration Management
10 26 (24.53%) TCP/IP
11 25 (23.58%) Kubernetes
12 23 (21.70%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (20.75%) Web Services
14 21 (19.81%) PostgreSQL
14 21 (19.81%) GitHub
14 21 (19.81%) Ansible
15 20 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
15 20 (18.87%) Jenkins
15 20 (18.87%) MongoDB
15 20 (18.87%) Bash Shell
15 20 (18.87%) Windows
15 20 (18.87%) CSS
16 19 (17.92%) Amazon AWS
17 18 (16.98%) SQL
17 18 (16.98%) Finance
17 18 (16.98%) etcd
17 18 (16.98%) flannel
18 17 (16.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 10 (9.43%) OpenStack
2 9 (8.49%) WebSphere
3 8 (7.55%) CICS
3 8 (7.55%) nginx
4 6 (5.66%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (5.66%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.77%) IIS
5 4 (3.77%) Jetty
6 3 (2.83%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (1.89%) Apache
7 2 (1.89%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.89%) Confluence
7 2 (1.89%) Mongrel
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.94%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.81%) GitHub
2 19 (17.92%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.83%) IaaS
5 2 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.94%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.94%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 31 (29.25%) HTTP
2 26 (24.53%) TCP/IP
3 17 (16.04%) SSL
4 8 (7.55%) DNS
5 5 (4.72%) NAS
5 5 (4.72%) SAN
6 4 (3.77%) DHCP
6 4 (3.77%) LDAP
7 3 (2.83%) Firewall
8 2 (1.89%) FTP
8 2 (1.89%) Internet
8 2 (1.89%) IPsec
8 2 (1.89%) Network Security
9 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.94%) FCoE
9 1 (0.94%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.94%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.94%) LAN
9 1 (0.94%) VPN
9 1 (0.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.81%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (18.87%) MongoDB
3 14 (13.21%) Relational Database
4 13 (12.26%) MySQL
5 11 (10.38%) Redis
6 7 (6.60%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.66%) DB2
8 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.89%) Big Data
10 2 (1.89%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.89%) HBase
10 2 (1.89%) Informix
10 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.94%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.94%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.94%) QlikView
11 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (29.25%) Git (software)
2 20 (18.87%) Jenkins
3 10 (9.43%) Bitbucket
4 7 (6.60%) Subversion
5 4 (3.77%) Artifactory
6 3 (2.83%) GitLab
6 3 (2.83%) Maven
7 2 (1.89%) Ant
7 2 (1.89%) EasyMock
7 2 (1.89%) GoCD
7 2 (1.89%) Gradle
7 2 (1.89%) JIRA
7 2 (1.89%) jMock
7 2 (1.89%) Mockito
7 2 (1.89%) Selenium
7 2 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.89%) Spock
7 2 (1.89%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.94%) git-flow
8 1 (0.94%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (16.98%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Banking
3 3 (2.83%) Marketing
4 2 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (0.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Games
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (40.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (25.47%) Developer
3 15 (14.15%) Java Developer
4 10 (9.43%) Administrator
4 10 (9.43%) Architect
5 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (5.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 6 (5.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.72%) WebSphere Administrator
8 4 (3.77%) DBA
8 4 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (3.77%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (3.77%) Unix Administrator
8 4 (3.77%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
9 3 (2.83%) Analyst
9 3 (2.83%) Lead Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (20.75%) Web Services
2 20 (18.87%) CSS
3 15 (14.15%) HTML
4 11 (10.38%) Node.js
4 11 (10.38%) REST
5 10 (9.43%) Middleware
5 10 (9.43%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (4.72%) XML
7 4 (3.77%) IBM Integration Bus
7 4 (3.77%) LAMP
7 4 (3.77%) SOAP
8 3 (2.83%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.83%) ELK Stack
8 3 (2.83%) JSON
8 3 (2.83%) MCollective
8 3 (2.83%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (2.83%) Sensu
8 3 (2.83%) Spring
9 2 (1.89%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (1.89%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Replication
2 8 (7.55%) User Experience
3 6 (5.66%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.72%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.72%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.77%) iSeries
5 4 (3.77%) Symmetrix
6 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.83%) Clustering
7 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.89%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.89%) RIA
8 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (30.19%) Unix
2 20 (18.87%) Windows
3 17 (16.04%) CoreOS
4 15 (14.15%) Mac OS X
5 13 (12.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (12.26%) Solaris
6 10 (9.43%) AIX
6 10 (9.43%) RancherOS
6 10 (9.43%) SUSE
7 6 (5.66%) zOS
8 4 (3.77%) CentOS
8 4 (3.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.77%) VMS
8 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.89%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.17%) DevOps
2 41 (38.68%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (27.36%) Configuration Management
4 23 (21.70%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (16.04%) Mentoring
5 17 (16.04%) TDD
6 16 (15.09%) Web Development
7 15 (14.15%) Security Hardening
8 11 (10.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (10.38%) Line Management
8 11 (10.38%) Open Source
9 10 (9.43%) BDD
10 9 (8.49%) Front End Development
11 6 (5.66%) Automated Testing
11 6 (5.66%) Feasibility Study
12 5 (4.72%) High Availability
12 5 (4.72%) Prototyping
13 4 (3.77%) Change Management
13 4 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (43.40%) Java
2 39 (36.79%) Ruby
3 31 (29.25%) Python
4 20 (18.87%) Bash Shell
5 18 (16.98%) SQL
6 16 (15.09%) JavaScript
7 14 (13.21%) Go
8 8 (7.55%) Perl
9 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.89%) Clojure
10 2 (1.89%) Groovy
10 2 (1.89%) PHP
10 2 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.89%) Scala
11 1 (0.94%) Jython
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) OCP
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.94%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 33 (31.13%) Docker
2 18 (16.98%) etcd
2 18 (16.98%) flannel
3 9 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.60%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (5.66%) GlusterFS
6 5 (4.72%) NFS
6 5 (4.72%) SRDF
7 4 (3.77%) Veritas File System
7 4 (3.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (2.83%) Ceph
9 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.94%) HDFS
10 1 (0.94%) KVM
10 1 (0.94%) Squid
10 1 (0.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (32.08%) Puppet
2 25 (23.58%) Kubernetes
3 21 (19.81%) Ansible
4 20 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (16.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 17 (16.04%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 12 (11.32%) Salt
7 10 (9.43%) Consul
7 10 (9.43%) Marathon
7 10 (9.43%) Mesos
7 10 (9.43%) Rancher
8 7 (6.60%) rkt
9 6 (5.66%) logstash
10 4 (3.77%) Data Guard
10 4 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
10 4 (3.77%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 3 (2.83%) Graphite
11 3 (2.83%) HAProxy
11 3 (2.83%) Kibana
12 2 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (15.09%) VMware
2 15 (14.15%) Oracle
3 10 (9.43%) Red Hat
4 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
5 7 (6.60%) Intel
6 6 (5.66%) IBM
6 6 (5.66%) NetApp
7 5 (4.72%) Cisco
7 5 (4.72%) EMC
8 4 (3.77%) Sun
8 4 (3.77%) Veritas
9 2 (1.89%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.89%) F5
10 1 (0.94%) Citrix
10 1 (0.94%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.94%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.94%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.94%) SAP
10 1 (0.94%) Splunk
10 1 (0.94%) Sybase
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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