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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 8 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Contract jobs citing Linux 209 213 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.33% 10.65% 5.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.73% 47.76% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 132 69
Median daily rate £450 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Median hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
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
457 446 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.58% 22.30% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 253 191
Median daily rate £413 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 27
Median hourly rate £12.25 £16.72 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.73% +45.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.65 £35.50 £16.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -2 184 £450 +28.57% 41
Halifax +6 8 £425 -
Pudsey - 2 - - 1
Bradford +10 1 £550 +29.41% 7
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 191 (47.04%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (38.92%) Java
3 144 (35.47%) DevOps
4 139 (34.24%) Puppet
5 128 (31.53%) Jenkins
6 127 (31.28%) Unix
7 104 (25.62%) Red Hat
7 104 (25.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 97 (23.89%) Git (software)
9 92 (22.66%) Windows
10 90 (22.17%) VMware
11 89 (21.92%) Maven
12 87 (21.43%) SQL
13 82 (20.20%) Bash Shell
14 77 (18.97%) Oracle
14 77 (18.97%) Python
15 75 (18.47%) Ruby
16 68 (16.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 67 (16.50%) Finance
18 65 (16.01%) TDD
18 65 (16.01%) Amazon AWS
19 62 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
19 62 (15.27%) JIRA
19 62 (15.27%) Configuration Management
20 61 (15.02%) Opscode Chef
21 59 (14.53%) Scrum
22 56 (13.79%) Open Source
23 55 (13.55%) Perl
24 53 (13.05%) MySQL
24 53 (13.05%) Shell Script

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 51 (12.56%) Apache
2 39 (9.61%) Confluence
3 36 (8.87%) OpenStack
4 29 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 20 (4.93%) nginx
6 16 (3.94%) Node.js
7 15 (3.69%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.46%) SAS
9 9 (2.22%) JBoss
10 7 (1.72%) CloudStack
10 7 (1.72%) IIS
10 7 (1.72%) Jetty
11 5 (1.23%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.99%) FileNet
12 4 (0.99%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
14 1 (0.25%) IBM HTTP Server
14 1 (0.25%) Oracle 10gAS
14 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (1.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Magento
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 65 (16.01%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.94%) IaaS
3 13 (3.20%) PaaS
4 12 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (2.96%) SaaS
5 11 (2.71%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (2.71%) Google App Engine
5 11 (2.71%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.49%) GitHub
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 31 (7.64%) HTTP
2 29 (7.14%) Firewall
3 26 (6.40%) Internet
4 21 (5.17%) DNS
4 21 (5.17%) TCP/IP
5 15 (3.69%) SSL
6 14 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (3.45%) SAN
7 8 (1.97%) DHCP
7 8 (1.97%) LAN
7 8 (1.97%) Network Security
7 8 (1.97%) WAN
8 7 (1.72%) FTP
8 7 (1.72%) FWSM
8 7 (1.72%) IPsec
8 7 (1.72%) SNMP
9 6 (1.48%) NAS
9 6 (1.48%) VPN
10 5 (1.23%) MPLS
10 5 (1.23%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (13.05%) MySQL
2 45 (11.08%) MongoDB
3 37 (9.11%) Relational Database
4 31 (7.64%) NoSQL
5 22 (5.42%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (4.93%) Hadoop
7 18 (4.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (4.43%) RDBMS
8 17 (4.19%) Redis
9 16 (3.94%) Oracle Database
10 14 (3.45%) SQL Server
11 13 (3.20%) DB2
11 13 (3.20%) Informix
12 12 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (2.46%) Neo4j
14 9 (2.22%) Big Data
15 7 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
16 3 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
16 3 (0.74%) CouchDB
17 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 128 (31.53%) Jenkins
2 97 (23.89%) Git (software)
3 89 (21.92%) Maven
4 62 (15.27%) JIRA
5 40 (9.85%) Selenium
6 31 (7.64%) Subversion
7 27 (6.65%) Appium
7 27 (6.65%) Mocha
7 27 (6.65%) SonarQube
8 17 (4.19%) Cucumber
9 15 (3.69%) Ant
10 13 (3.20%) Travis CI
11 8 (1.97%) Hudson
11 8 (1.97%) JUnit
12 7 (1.72%) HP UFT
12 7 (1.72%) JMeter
12 7 (1.72%) PHPUnit
13 6 (1.48%) LoadRunner
13 6 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (1.48%) TeamCity
General
1 67 (16.50%) Finance
2 39 (9.61%) Games
3 17 (4.19%) Banking
4 8 (1.97%) Retail
5 5 (1.23%) Online Betting
6 4 (0.99%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.49%) Back Office
7 2 (0.49%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Billing
8 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Military
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 118 (29.06%) Developer
2 90 (22.17%) DevOps Engineer
3 45 (11.08%) Administrator
4 39 (9.61%) Java Developer
5 36 (8.87%) Architect
5 36 (8.87%) Linux Engineer
6 28 (6.90%) Analyst
7 26 (6.40%) PHP Developer
8 25 (6.16%) Operations Engineer
9 23 (5.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 22 (5.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 21 (5.17%) Technical Architect
12 20 (4.93%) Applications Support
13 18 (4.43%) Applications Support Analyst
13 18 (4.43%) Support Analyst
14 17 (4.19%) Senior Developer
14 17 (4.19%) SQL Analyst
14 17 (4.19%) SQL Support Analyst
14 17 (4.19%) Unix Support
15 16 (3.94%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (10.10%) HTML
2 35 (8.62%) .NET
3 30 (7.39%) Spring
4 25 (6.16%) REST
5 24 (5.91%) RESTful
6 23 (5.67%) LAMP
7 21 (5.17%) JSON
7 21 (5.17%) Middleware
8 18 (4.43%) RabbitMQ
9 14 (3.45%) Hibernate
10 13 (3.20%) ActiveMQ
10 13 (3.20%) XML
11 11 (2.71%) J2EE
11 11 (2.71%) JAX-RS
11 11 (2.71%) Servlets
11 11 (2.71%) Spring Boot
11 11 (2.71%) Web Services
11 11 (2.71%) YAML
12 10 (2.46%) CSS
12 10 (2.46%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.19%) Data Centre
3 9 (2.22%) Clustering
4 8 (1.97%) Visualisation
5 7 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 7 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (1.72%) PKI
6 6 (1.48%) User Experience
7 4 (0.99%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.99%) IBM XIV
7 4 (0.99%) Replication
7 4 (0.99%) Social Media
8 3 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.74%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.49%) CLARiiON
9 2 (0.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 127 (31.28%) Unix
2 104 (25.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 92 (22.66%) Windows
4 33 (8.13%) Mac OS X
5 27 (6.65%) CentOS
6 23 (5.67%) Ubuntu
7 15 (3.69%) AIX
8 13 (3.20%) Windows Server
9 11 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (1.97%) SUSE
11 7 (1.72%) HPUX
12 6 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (1.23%) Solaris
14 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.49%) zOS
16 1 (0.25%) Fedora
16 1 (0.25%) Kali Linux
16 1 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (47.04%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (35.47%) DevOps
3 65 (16.01%) TDD
4 62 (15.27%) Configuration Management
4 62 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
5 59 (14.53%) Scrum
6 56 (13.79%) Open Source
7 40 (9.85%) High Availability
8 25 (6.16%) ITIL
8 25 (6.16%) Microservices
9 24 (5.91%) Build Automation
10 23 (5.67%) BDD
10 23 (5.67%) OO
11 22 (5.42%) Software Engineering
12 20 (4.93%) SOA
13 19 (4.68%) Change Management
14 14 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
14 14 (3.45%) Web Design
14 14 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 158 (38.92%) Java
2 87 (21.43%) SQL
3 82 (20.20%) Bash Shell
4 77 (18.97%) Python
5 75 (18.47%) Ruby
6 55 (13.55%) Perl
7 53 (13.05%) Shell Script
8 43 (10.59%) JavaScript
9 34 (8.37%) PHP
10 19 (4.68%) C#
10 19 (4.68%) PL/SQL
11 13 (3.20%) Scala
12 8 (1.97%) C
12 8 (1.97%) PHP 5
13 5 (1.23%) C++
13 5 (1.23%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.23%) R
14 3 (0.74%) XPath
15 2 (0.49%) Bourne shell
15 2 (0.49%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 51 (12.56%) Security Cleared
2 32 (7.88%) SC Cleared
3 12 (2.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (2.96%) Degree
4 10 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.22%) CCNP
6 6 (1.48%) SAS Certification
7 5 (1.23%) BC Cleared
7 5 (1.23%) ISEB
8 4 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.74%) CCIE
9 3 (0.74%) CCNA
9 3 (0.74%) CREST Certified
9 3 (0.74%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.49%) CCDE
10 2 (0.49%) CCSP
10 2 (0.49%) CISSP
10 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (1.97%) QA
3 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (16.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (11.58%) Docker
3 38 (9.36%) vSphere
4 17 (4.19%) Xen
5 12 (2.96%) VMware ESX
6 8 (1.97%) KVM
7 7 (1.72%) vCloud
8 5 (1.23%) Firmware
9 4 (0.99%) Active Directory
10 3 (0.74%) XenServer
11 2 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.25%) HDFS
12 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.25%) NFS
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 139 (34.24%) Puppet
2 61 (15.02%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (7.64%) Ansible
4 17 (4.19%) Nagios
4 17 (4.19%) ZABBIX
5 12 (2.96%) Opsview
6 11 (2.71%) Cacti
6 11 (2.71%) Graphite
7 10 (2.46%) Salt
8 9 (2.22%) Cobbler
9 6 (1.48%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (1.48%) Tivoli
10 5 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (1.23%) Data Guard
10 5 (1.23%) StatsD
11 4 (0.99%) collectd
11 4 (0.99%) logstash
11 4 (0.99%) Mesos
11 4 (0.99%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 104 (25.62%) Red Hat
2 90 (22.17%) VMware
3 77 (18.97%) Oracle
4 45 (11.08%) Atlassian
5 31 (7.64%) Cisco
6 26 (6.40%) HP
7 20 (4.93%) IBM
8 17 (4.19%) Microsoft
9 15 (3.69%) F5
10 13 (3.20%) Siebel
11 11 (2.71%) Google
12 9 (2.22%) Splunk
13 8 (1.97%) EMC
13 8 (1.97%) Zend
14 7 (1.72%) Veritas
15 6 (1.48%) Citrix
15 6 (1.48%) Teradata
16 5 (1.23%) BMC
16 5 (1.23%) Symantec
16 5 (1.23%) Tableau
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £565 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £230 - £250 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Experis IT
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: / day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £565 per day upto £565
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago