The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Linux Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 103 101 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 22 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.08% 0.93% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.97% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 4
Median daily rate £565 £425 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.94% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £413 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £460 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1980 2055 1607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.92% 95.23% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1326 1440 1024
Median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 66 60
Median hourly rate £11.75 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.25 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Yorkshire region that featured Linux Engineer in the job title.

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Linux Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Leeds +3 21 £565 +32.94% 4
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Linux Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 22 (66.67%) DevOps
3 19 (57.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (48.48%) Puppet
5 13 (39.39%) Open Source
6 12 (36.36%) PaaS
6 12 (36.36%) VMware
7 10 (30.30%) Windows
7 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
7 10 (30.30%) Ansible
7 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
9 8 (24.24%) Ubuntu
9 8 (24.24%) Disclosure Scotland
9 8 (24.24%) OpenStack
10 7 (21.21%) Public Cloud
10 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Cloud
10 7 (21.21%) CentOS
10 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
10 7 (21.21%) Fedora
11 6 (18.18%) Perl
11 6 (18.18%) Python
11 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (18.18%) Salt
12 5 (15.15%) Docker

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 8 (24.24%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) PaaS
2 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.15%) SaaS
4 3 (9.09%) IaaS
5 2 (6.06%) Office 365
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) FWSM
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Informix
1 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) DB2
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Games
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services Management
3 1 (3.03%) ELK Stack
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Cloud
1 7 (21.21%) Public Cloud
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (57.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (30.30%) Windows
4 8 (24.24%) Ubuntu
5 7 (21.21%) CentOS
5 7 (21.21%) Fedora
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.06%) Unix
9 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) DevOps
2 13 (39.39%) Open Source
3 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.09%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) High Availability
7 2 (6.06%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.06%) SFIA
7 2 (6.06%) Web Operations
8 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.03%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (3.03%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
2 6 (18.18%) Perl
2 6 (18.18%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.12%) Ruby
4 3 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 9 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) CCNP
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) Docker
3 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.03%) vCloud
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (48.48%) Puppet
2 10 (30.30%) Ansible
2 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (18.18%) Salt
4 3 (9.09%) Mesos
5 2 (6.06%) Marathon
5 2 (6.06%) SCCM
6 1 (3.03%) collectd
6 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 12 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) F5
3 3 (9.09%) Riverbed
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.03%) Sybase
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago