The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Linux Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Specialist
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Specialist 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +13.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Linux Specialist
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
1915 1896 1677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.75% 94.80% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1330 1192 1095
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 £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 79 72
Median hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% +6.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Linux Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Specialist Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux Specialist Skill Set
Top 7 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Linux Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bourne shell

Linux Specialist 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bourne shell
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat