The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Linux 225 189 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.06% 8.91% 7.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 47.17% 43.35% 41.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 121 79
Median daily rate £430 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £471 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
477 436 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.44% 20.55% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 250 167
Median daily rate £420 £313 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.40% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 32 26
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £9.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £40.00 £17.50
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 West Yorkshire

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

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Linux
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Leeds +4 206 £430 +32.30% 32
Halifax 0 7 £430 -
Bradford +1 1 £240 -31.42% 5
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 180 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (35.00%) Java
2 140 (35.00%) DevOps
3 137 (34.25%) Puppet
4 124 (31.00%) Unix
5 111 (27.75%) Jenkins
6 100 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 93 (23.25%) VMware
8 92 (23.00%) Red Hat
9 91 (22.75%) Windows
10 85 (21.25%) SQL
11 80 (20.00%) Open Source
12 77 (19.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 77 (19.25%) Opscode Chef
13 72 (18.00%) Python
14 69 (17.25%) Oracle
15 67 (16.75%) Ruby
15 67 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
16 66 (16.50%) Amazon AWS
17 61 (15.25%) Bash Shell
17 61 (15.25%) Configuration Management
18 60 (15.00%) TDD
19 58 (14.50%) Maven
20 56 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
20 56 (14.00%) JavaScript
21 53 (13.25%) JIRA
22 52 (13.00%) Security Cleared
23 51 (12.75%) Relational Database
24 49 (12.25%) HTML
25 47 (11.75%) Finance

Linux
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 34 (8.50%) Apache
2 32 (8.00%) Confluence
3 30 (7.50%) OpenStack
4 26 (6.50%) Tomcat
5 17 (4.25%) nginx
6 15 (3.75%) WebSphere
7 10 (2.50%) SAS
8 7 (1.75%) IIS
9 6 (1.50%) CloudStack
9 6 (1.50%) Jetty
10 5 (1.25%) FileNet
10 5 (1.25%) JBoss
10 5 (1.25%) WordPress
11 4 (1.00%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.75%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.50%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.25%) CICS
14 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.25%) IBM Domino
14 1 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.25%) Magento
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 66 (16.50%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (7.00%) PaaS
3 27 (6.75%) IaaS
4 23 (5.75%) SaaS
5 12 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (3.00%) Google App Engine
5 12 (3.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (10.00%) Firewall
1 40 (10.00%) HTTP
2 28 (7.00%) DNS
3 19 (4.75%) Internet
4 18 (4.50%) TCP/IP
5 15 (3.75%) SSL
6 14 (3.50%) SAN
7 13 (3.25%) DHCP
8 12 (3.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (2.50%) LAN
9 10 (2.50%) Network Security
9 10 (2.50%) WAN
10 6 (1.50%) FTP
10 6 (1.50%) IPsec
10 6 (1.50%) VPN
11 5 (1.25%) FWSM
11 5 (1.25%) MPLS
12 4 (1.00%) BGP
12 4 (1.00%) EIGRP
12 4 (1.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (12.75%) Relational Database
2 41 (10.25%) MySQL
3 40 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 26 (6.50%) NoSQL
5 24 (6.00%) Oracle Database
6 21 (5.25%) SQL Server
7 20 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (4.75%) Hadoop
9 18 (4.50%) RDBMS
10 15 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (3.75%) DB2
11 14 (3.50%) Informix
12 12 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (2.50%) Neo4j
15 9 (2.25%) Big Data
16 8 (2.00%) Redis
17 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
17 4 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 3 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 111 (27.75%) Jenkins
2 100 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 58 (14.50%) Maven
4 53 (13.25%) JIRA
5 39 (9.75%) Subversion
6 25 (6.25%) Selenium
7 17 (4.25%) SonarQube
8 16 (4.00%) Appium
8 16 (4.00%) Mocha
8 16 (4.00%) Travis CI
9 15 (3.75%) Cucumber
10 11 (2.75%) Ant
10 11 (2.75%) JUnit
11 7 (1.75%) Hudson
11 7 (1.75%) PHPUnit
11 7 (1.75%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.50%) ClearCase
12 6 (1.50%) Mockito
12 6 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (1.00%) CruiseControl
General
1 47 (11.75%) Finance
2 35 (8.75%) Games
3 19 (4.75%) Banking
4 10 (2.50%) Retail
5 5 (1.25%) Back Office
5 5 (1.25%) Online Betting
6 4 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.50%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Billing
8 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.25%) Military
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 119 (29.75%) Developer
2 98 (24.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 36 (9.00%) Administrator
3 36 (9.00%) Java Developer
4 32 (8.00%) Architect
4 32 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 26 (6.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 22 (5.50%) PHP Developer
7 21 (5.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 21 (5.25%) Operations Engineer
8 18 (4.50%) Analyst
8 18 (4.50%) Digital Developer
8 18 (4.50%) Senior Developer
8 18 (4.50%) Technical Architect
9 16 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
9 16 (4.00%) DBA
10 15 (3.75%) AWS DevOps
10 15 (3.75%) Cloud Engineer
11 14 (3.50%) Consultant
12 13 (3.25%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (12.25%) HTML
2 36 (9.00%) Spring
3 32 (8.00%) RESTful
4 26 (6.50%) CSS
4 26 (6.50%) Middleware
4 26 (6.50%) Node.js
4 26 (6.50%) REST
5 25 (6.25%) .NET
6 23 (5.75%) JSON
7 21 (5.25%) LAMP
8 17 (4.25%) Hibernate
8 17 (4.25%) HTML5
8 17 (4.25%) RabbitMQ
8 17 (4.25%) XML
9 16 (4.00%) Chai
10 15 (3.75%) Play Framework
11 14 (3.50%) Django
12 12 (3.00%) Dropwizard
13 11 (2.75%) AngularJS
13 11 (2.75%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.25%) Data Centre
3 12 (3.00%) User Experience
4 8 (2.00%) Public Cloud
5 7 (1.75%) Social Media
5 7 (1.75%) Visualisation
6 6 (1.50%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.50%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.50%) Cryptography
7 5 (1.25%) Clustering
7 5 (1.25%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.25%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.25%) NHS
8 4 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.00%) Replication
8 4 (1.00%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.75%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 124 (31.00%) Unix
2 91 (22.75%) Windows
3 77 (19.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (7.75%) CentOS
5 28 (7.00%) Mac OS X
5 28 (7.00%) Ubuntu
6 17 (4.25%) Windows Server
7 15 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (3.25%) AIX
8 13 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.25%) Solaris
9 9 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (2.00%) HPUX
10 8 (2.00%) SUSE
11 5 (1.25%) Fedora
12 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.50%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.50%) zOS
13 1 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (35.00%) DevOps
3 80 (20.00%) Open Source
4 67 (16.75%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (15.25%) Configuration Management
6 60 (15.00%) TDD
7 47 (11.75%) Scrum
8 29 (7.25%) Microservices
9 28 (7.00%) Software Engineering
10 27 (6.75%) BDD
11 25 (6.25%) High Availability
12 24 (6.00%) ITIL
12 24 (6.00%) Web Development
13 23 (5.75%) Responsive Web Design
13 23 (5.75%) Web Design
14 20 (5.00%) OO
15 19 (4.75%) SOA
16 18 (4.50%) Coaching
16 18 (4.50%) Front End Development
17 17 (4.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 140 (35.00%) Java
2 85 (21.25%) SQL
3 72 (18.00%) Python
4 67 (16.75%) Ruby
5 61 (15.25%) Bash Shell
6 56 (14.00%) JavaScript
7 44 (11.00%) Perl
8 30 (7.50%) PHP
8 30 (7.50%) Shell Script
9 18 (4.50%) PL/SQL
10 17 (4.25%) Scala
11 15 (3.75%) PowerShell
12 13 (3.25%) C++
13 12 (3.00%) C#
14 8 (2.00%) PHP 5
15 5 (1.25%) R
16 3 (0.75%) COBOL
16 3 (0.75%) XPath
17 2 (0.50%) Groovy
18 1 (0.25%) Go
Qualifications
1 52 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (6.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 24 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.50%) Degree
4 12 (3.00%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (2.50%) CCNP
6 5 (1.25%) SAS Certification
6 5 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.00%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.75%) CCIE
8 3 (0.75%) CCNA
8 3 (0.75%) ISEB
8 3 (0.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.50%) CCDE
9 2 (0.50%) CCSP
9 2 (0.50%) CISSP
10 1 (0.25%) CREST Certified
10 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.50%) QA
2 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.25%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (10.00%) Docker
3 27 (6.75%) vSphere
4 13 (3.25%) Xen
5 9 (2.25%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (1.75%) VMware Server
8 6 (1.50%) KVM
8 6 (1.50%) vCloud
9 5 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.75%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.50%) Firmware
12 2 (0.50%) Squid
12 2 (0.50%) XenServer
13 1 (0.25%) NFS
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 137 (34.25%) Puppet
2 77 (19.25%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (7.50%) Ansible
4 13 (3.25%) Nagios
5 11 (2.75%) ZABBIX
6 9 (2.25%) Oracle RMAN
6 9 (2.25%) Salt
7 8 (2.00%) Cacti
8 7 (1.75%) Graphite
8 7 (1.75%) Opsview
9 6 (1.50%) collectd
9 6 (1.50%) Mesos
9 6 (1.50%) StatsD
10 5 (1.25%) Data Guard
10 5 (1.25%) logstash
11 4 (1.00%) Cobbler
11 4 (1.00%) Marathon
11 4 (1.00%) Oracle Identity Management
12 3 (0.75%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 93 (23.25%) VMware
2 92 (23.00%) Red Hat
3 69 (17.25%) Oracle
4 27 (6.75%) Atlassian
4 27 (6.75%) Cisco
5 21 (5.25%) Google
5 21 (5.25%) Microsoft
6 18 (4.50%) IBM
7 15 (3.75%) F5
8 13 (3.25%) Splunk
9 11 (2.75%) EMC
10 10 (2.50%) HP
11 8 (2.00%) Citrix
11 8 (2.00%) Zend
12 7 (1.75%) Teradata
13 6 (1.50%) Sybase
14 5 (1.25%) Apigee
14 5 (1.25%) NetApp
14 5 (1.25%) Riverbed
14 5 (1.25%) Tableau
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