The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 6 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Linux 69 69 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.61% 16.08% 9.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 61.06% 54.33% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 40 18
Median daily rate £463 £315 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.82% -12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £275 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £403 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £7.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 South Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
113 127 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.57% 29.60% 32.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 66 49
Median daily rate £450 £283 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.29% +2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 19
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +1.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £9.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Linux
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Sheffield +6 68 £463 +32.14% 10
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 74 (45.40%) Windows
2 67 (41.10%) Unix
3 55 (33.74%) DevOps
4 51 (31.29%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (28.83%) Java
6 42 (25.77%) Puppet
7 40 (24.54%) Jenkins
8 39 (23.93%) Git (software)
9 38 (23.31%) Ruby
10 37 (22.70%) Python
11 32 (19.63%) Opscode Chef
11 32 (19.63%) Bash Shell
12 31 (19.02%) MySQL
12 31 (19.02%) Finance
13 30 (18.40%) SQL
13 30 (18.40%) Tomcat
14 29 (17.79%) HTTP
15 28 (17.18%) Configuration Management
16 27 (16.56%) Microsoft
16 27 (16.56%) Banking
16 27 (16.56%) Docker
17 26 (15.95%) MongoDB
17 26 (15.95%) WebSphere
17 26 (15.95%) JavaScript
18 25 (15.34%) Continuous Integration
18 25 (15.34%) nginx
18 25 (15.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 24 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
20 23 (14.11%) Perl
20 23 (14.11%) Oracle

Linux
Top Related IT Skills in South 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 30 (18.40%) Tomcat
2 26 (15.95%) WebSphere
3 25 (15.34%) nginx
4 21 (12.88%) IIS
5 14 (8.59%) Jetty
6 9 (5.52%) Apache
7 8 (4.91%) Confluence
8 7 (4.29%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (4.29%) OpenStack
9 6 (3.68%) JBoss
9 6 (3.68%) Oracle Coherence
9 6 (3.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (3.07%) SAS
11 4 (2.45%) CICS
11 4 (2.45%) IBM HTTP Server
11 4 (2.45%) WebSphere Portal
12 2 (1.23%) CloudStack
13 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.45%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.23%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.72%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (9.82%) GitHub
3 14 (8.59%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.23%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.61%) IaaS
6 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.79%) HTTP
2 19 (11.66%) TCP/IP
3 17 (10.43%) DNS
4 15 (9.20%) DHCP
4 15 (9.20%) FTP
5 14 (8.59%) IPsec
6 11 (6.75%) SAN
7 10 (6.13%) NAS
8 8 (4.91%) LAN
8 8 (4.91%) WAN
9 7 (4.29%) FCoE
9 7 (4.29%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (4.29%) iSCSI
9 7 (4.29%) Multicast
10 6 (3.68%) Firewall
10 6 (3.68%) Network Security
11 2 (1.23%) Internet
12 1 (0.61%) DMZ
12 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (19.02%) MySQL
2 26 (15.95%) MongoDB
3 21 (12.88%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.98%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (7.36%) Hadoop
6 11 (6.75%) SQL Server
7 9 (5.52%) DB2
8 8 (4.91%) Oracle Database
9 6 (3.68%) HBase
10 5 (3.07%) MariaDB
10 5 (3.07%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (3.07%) Relational Database
11 4 (2.45%) Base SAS
11 4 (2.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 4 (2.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 3 (1.84%) CouchDB
12 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (24.54%) Jenkins
2 39 (23.93%) Git (software)
3 14 (8.59%) Travis CI
4 8 (4.91%) Artifactory
4 8 (4.91%) GitLab
4 8 (4.91%) JIRA
4 8 (4.91%) Subversion
5 7 (4.29%) Mercurial
6 5 (3.07%) jMock
6 5 (3.07%) Maven
6 5 (3.07%) Mockito
7 3 (1.84%) Ant
7 3 (1.84%) EasyMock
7 3 (1.84%) Gradle
7 3 (1.84%) Selenium
7 3 (1.84%) Spock
8 2 (1.23%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.23%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.23%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.23%) JUnit
General
1 31 (19.02%) Finance
2 27 (16.56%) Banking
3 7 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Military
5 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (23.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (20.25%) Developer
3 18 (11.04%) Administrator
4 17 (10.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 16 (9.82%) Linux Engineer
6 13 (7.98%) Analyst
7 12 (7.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 11 (6.75%) Architect
8 11 (6.75%) Infrastructure Architect
9 9 (5.52%) Lead DevOps
9 9 (5.52%) Security Analyst
10 8 (4.91%) DBA
10 8 (4.91%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.91%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 8 (4.91%) PHP Developer
10 8 (4.91%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.91%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (4.29%) Project Manager
12 6 (3.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 6 (3.68%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.27%) Middleware
2 15 (9.20%) HTML
3 14 (8.59%) LAMP
3 14 (8.59%) LEMP Stack
3 14 (8.59%) Servlets
4 13 (7.98%) RESTful
5 12 (7.36%) LAPP Stack
6 10 (6.13%) Web Services
6 10 (6.13%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (5.52%) CSS
7 9 (5.52%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (5.52%) XML
8 8 (4.91%) Laravel
8 8 (4.91%) Sensu
8 8 (4.91%) Symfony
9 7 (4.29%) CodeIgniter
9 7 (4.29%) JSON
9 7 (4.29%) MCollective
9 7 (4.29%) REST
9 7 (4.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.20%) Client/Server
2 8 (4.91%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.29%) Clustering
3 7 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.07%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.07%) Replication
5 4 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.45%) iSeries
6 3 (1.84%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.23%) NHS
7 2 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.23%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.61%) Fintech
8 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.61%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 74 (45.40%) Windows
2 67 (41.10%) Unix
3 25 (15.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (10.43%) Solaris
5 13 (7.98%) SUSE
6 9 (5.52%) CoreOS
7 7 (4.29%) CentOS
7 7 (4.29%) Mac OS X
8 6 (3.68%) AIX
8 6 (3.68%) Debian
8 6 (3.68%) OpenVMS
9 5 (3.07%) zOS
10 4 (2.45%) Windows Server
11 3 (1.84%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.61%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.61%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (33.74%) DevOps
2 51 (31.29%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.18%) Configuration Management
4 25 (15.34%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (9.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (9.20%) MVC
7 14 (8.59%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (8.59%) Scrum
8 11 (6.75%) OO
8 11 (6.75%) Release Management
8 11 (6.75%) Unit Testing
9 10 (6.13%) Web Development
10 8 (4.91%) TDD
11 7 (4.29%) BDD
11 7 (4.29%) Benchmarking
11 7 (4.29%) OOD
11 7 (4.29%) Open Source
11 7 (4.29%) Project Management
12 6 (3.68%) Business Transformation
12 6 (3.68%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 47 (28.83%) Java
2 38 (23.31%) Ruby
3 37 (22.70%) Python
4 32 (19.63%) Bash Shell
5 30 (18.40%) SQL
6 26 (15.95%) JavaScript
7 23 (14.11%) Perl
8 11 (6.75%) Go
9 10 (6.13%) Groovy
10 9 (5.52%) PHP
11 6 (3.68%) Erlang
12 4 (2.45%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.45%) Scala
13 3 (1.84%) Clojure
13 3 (1.84%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.61%) C#
15 1 (0.61%) Jython
15 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (5.52%) SC Cleared
1 9 (5.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.07%) Degree
3 4 (2.45%) GCIH
3 4 (2.45%) GSEC
3 4 (2.45%) SAS Certification
4 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) QA
1 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (16.56%) Docker
2 16 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.36%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (6.75%) etcd
4 11 (6.75%) flannel
5 8 (4.91%) Ceph
5 8 (4.91%) GlusterFS
5 8 (4.91%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.91%) KVM
5 8 (4.91%) Xen
6 7 (4.29%) NFS
6 7 (4.29%) SRDF
7 4 (2.45%) Active Directory
7 4 (2.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (2.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (2.45%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.61%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.61%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 42 (25.77%) Puppet
2 32 (19.63%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (9.82%) Ansible
4 12 (7.36%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 11 (6.75%) Graphite
5 11 (6.75%) Kubernetes
5 11 (6.75%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 9 (5.52%) rkt
7 8 (4.91%) Control-M
7 8 (4.91%) HAProxy
7 8 (4.91%) logstash
8 3 (1.84%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (1.84%) Salt
9 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.23%) Mesos
9 2 (1.23%) Nagios
9 2 (1.23%) QRadar
10 1 (0.61%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.61%) SCCM
10 1 (0.61%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 27 (16.56%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.11%) Oracle
2 23 (14.11%) Red Hat
3 19 (11.66%) VMware
4 12 (7.36%) IBM
5 11 (6.75%) EMC
5 11 (6.75%) Intel
6 9 (5.52%) HP
7 8 (4.91%) Cisco
7 8 (4.91%) Sybase
8 7 (4.29%) NetApp
9 6 (3.68%) DataSynapse
9 6 (3.68%) TIBCO
10 5 (3.07%) Splunk
10 5 (3.07%) Veritas
11 4 (2.45%) Teradata
12 3 (1.84%) Rackspace
13 2 (1.23%) AppDynamics
13 2 (1.23%) ArcSight
13 2 (1.23%) F5
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