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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 11 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 206 195 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.17% 9.71% 7.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.37% 45.45% 39.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 128 93
Median daily rate £430 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £30.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +90.62%
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
475 429 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.46% 21.36% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 252 202
Median daily rate £425 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £175 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 30
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.24 £10.21 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £40.00 £16.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

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 31 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 31 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 0 178 £450 +28.57% 56
Halifax +6 11 £430 - 1
Bradford +9 1 £240 -36.00% 3
Pudsey - 1 - -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 198 (45.52%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (37.24%) Java
3 153 (35.17%) Puppet
4 152 (34.94%) DevOps
5 132 (30.34%) Jenkins
6 128 (29.43%) Unix
7 112 (25.75%) Red Hat
8 107 (24.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 102 (23.45%) Git (software)
10 101 (23.22%) VMware
11 96 (22.07%) Windows
12 88 (20.23%) Ruby
13 87 (20.00%) SQL
14 84 (19.31%) Python
15 80 (18.39%) Oracle
15 80 (18.39%) Bash Shell
16 76 (17.47%) Amazon AWS
16 76 (17.47%) Maven
16 76 (17.47%) Opscode Chef
17 73 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
18 68 (15.63%) TDD
19 67 (15.40%) JIRA
19 67 (15.40%) Open Source
20 66 (15.17%) VMware Infrastructure
20 66 (15.17%) Configuration Management
21 60 (13.79%) Scrum
21 60 (13.79%) Finance
22 56 (12.87%) Security Cleared
23 55 (12.64%) JavaScript
23 55 (12.64%) Perl

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 47 (10.80%) Confluence
2 44 (10.11%) Apache
3 40 (9.20%) OpenStack
4 31 (7.13%) Tomcat
5 23 (5.29%) nginx
6 22 (5.06%) Node.js
7 16 (3.68%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.07%) SAS
9 8 (1.84%) JBoss
10 7 (1.61%) CloudStack
10 7 (1.61%) IIS
10 7 (1.61%) Jetty
11 5 (1.15%) FileNet
11 5 (1.15%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.92%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.46%) Oracle Application Server
14 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle 10gAS
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (1.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.23%) Magento
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 76 (17.47%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.60%) IaaS
2 20 (4.60%) PaaS
3 17 (3.91%) SaaS
4 12 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (2.53%) Google App Engine
5 11 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.46%) GitHub
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.28%) Firewall
2 34 (7.82%) HTTP
3 28 (6.44%) DNS
4 24 (5.52%) Internet
5 20 (4.60%) TCP/IP
6 16 (3.68%) SAN
7 15 (3.45%) SSL
8 14 (3.22%) DHCP
9 13 (2.99%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (1.84%) Network Security
11 7 (1.61%) FTP
11 7 (1.61%) IPsec
11 7 (1.61%) LAN
11 7 (1.61%) SNMP
11 7 (1.61%) WAN
12 6 (1.38%) FWSM
13 5 (1.15%) VPN
14 4 (0.92%) BGP
14 4 (0.92%) EIGRP
14 4 (0.92%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.49%) MySQL
2 47 (10.80%) MongoDB
3 44 (10.11%) Relational Database
4 28 (6.44%) NoSQL
5 25 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (4.60%) Oracle Database
7 19 (4.37%) RDBMS
8 18 (4.14%) Hadoop
8 18 (4.14%) SQL Server
9 17 (3.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (3.68%) Informix
10 16 (3.68%) Redis
11 15 (3.45%) DB2
12 12 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (2.30%) Neo4j
13 10 (2.30%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (2.07%) Big Data
15 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
16 3 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
16 3 (0.69%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 132 (30.34%) Jenkins
2 102 (23.45%) Git (software)
3 76 (17.47%) Maven
4 67 (15.40%) JIRA
5 42 (9.66%) Selenium
6 32 (7.36%) Subversion
7 27 (6.21%) Appium
7 27 (6.21%) Mocha
7 27 (6.21%) SonarQube
8 20 (4.60%) Cucumber
9 16 (3.68%) Travis CI
10 15 (3.45%) Ant
11 8 (1.84%) JUnit
12 7 (1.61%) HP UFT
12 7 (1.61%) Hudson
12 7 (1.61%) JMeter
12 7 (1.61%) PHPUnit
13 6 (1.38%) ClearCase
13 6 (1.38%) LoadRunner
13 6 (1.38%) TeamCity
General
1 60 (13.79%) Finance
2 39 (8.97%) Games
3 19 (4.37%) Banking
4 8 (1.84%) Retail
5 7 (1.61%) Online Betting
6 5 (1.15%) Back Office
7 4 (0.92%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.46%) Law
9 1 (0.23%) Billing
9 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Military
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 121 (27.82%) Developer
2 106 (24.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 48 (11.03%) Administrator
4 38 (8.74%) Java Developer
5 37 (8.51%) Architect
5 37 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
6 30 (6.90%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 29 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
8 26 (5.98%) PHP Developer
9 25 (5.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 24 (5.52%) Analyst
11 23 (5.29%) Senior Developer
12 22 (5.06%) Technical Architect
13 15 (3.45%) Applications Support
14 14 (3.22%) Cloud Engineer
14 14 (3.22%) Digital Developer
14 14 (3.22%) Infrastructure Architect
15 13 (2.99%) Applications Support Analyst
15 13 (2.99%) Siebel Administrator
15 13 (2.99%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (9.66%) HTML
2 34 (7.82%) .NET
3 33 (7.59%) Spring
4 30 (6.90%) REST
5 28 (6.44%) RESTful
6 27 (6.21%) Chai
7 25 (5.75%) JSON
7 25 (5.75%) Middleware
8 21 (4.83%) LAMP
9 18 (4.14%) Hibernate
9 18 (4.14%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (3.22%) Play Framework
11 13 (2.99%) CSS
11 13 (2.99%) Django
11 13 (2.99%) Dropwizard
11 13 (2.99%) XML
12 11 (2.53%) J2EE
12 11 (2.53%) Servlets
12 11 (2.53%) Web Services
12 11 (2.53%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 10 (2.30%) User Experience
4 7 (1.61%) PKI
4 7 (1.61%) Visualisation
5 6 (1.38%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (1.38%) NHS
5 6 (1.38%) Social Media
6 5 (1.15%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.15%) Clustering
6 5 (1.15%) Cryptography
6 5 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (1.15%) Public Cloud
7 4 (0.92%) Digital Media
7 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.92%) IBM XIV
7 4 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 128 (29.43%) Unix
2 107 (24.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 96 (22.07%) Windows
4 39 (8.97%) CentOS
5 35 (8.05%) Mac OS X
5 35 (8.05%) Ubuntu
6 16 (3.68%) AIX
7 14 (3.22%) Windows Server
8 9 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.84%) SUSE
9 8 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.61%) HPUX
11 6 (1.38%) Solaris
12 3 (0.69%) Fedora
12 3 (0.69%) Mac OS
12 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.46%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.46%) zOS
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (45.52%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (34.94%) DevOps
3 73 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
4 68 (15.63%) TDD
5 67 (15.40%) Open Source
6 66 (15.17%) Configuration Management
7 60 (13.79%) Scrum
8 43 (9.89%) High Availability
9 31 (7.13%) ITIL
9 31 (7.13%) Software Engineering
10 30 (6.90%) BDD
10 30 (6.90%) Microservices
11 23 (5.29%) Build Automation
12 21 (4.83%) OO
13 20 (4.60%) Change Management
13 20 (4.60%) SOA
13 20 (4.60%) Web Development
14 17 (3.91%) Coaching
15 16 (3.68%) Responsive Web Design
15 16 (3.68%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 162 (37.24%) Java
2 88 (20.23%) Ruby
3 87 (20.00%) SQL
4 84 (19.31%) Python
5 80 (18.39%) Bash Shell
6 55 (12.64%) JavaScript
6 55 (12.64%) Perl
7 54 (12.41%) Shell Script
8 33 (7.59%) PHP
9 21 (4.83%) C#
10 18 (4.14%) PL/SQL
11 15 (3.45%) Scala
12 11 (2.53%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.30%) C++
14 8 (1.84%) C
14 8 (1.84%) PHP 5
15 5 (1.15%) R
16 3 (0.69%) COBOL
16 3 (0.69%) XPath
17 2 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 56 (12.87%) Security Cleared
2 34 (7.82%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 17 (3.91%) Degree
5 9 (2.07%) CCNP
5 9 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.15%) ISEB
6 5 (1.15%) SAS Certification
7 4 (0.92%) BC Cleared
7 4 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.69%) CCIE
8 3 (0.69%) CREST Certified
8 3 (0.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.46%) CCDE
9 2 (0.46%) CCNA
9 2 (0.46%) CCSP
9 2 (0.46%) CISSP
9 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (1.61%) QA
3 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 66 (15.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (11.49%) Docker
3 38 (8.74%) vSphere
4 15 (3.45%) Xen
5 11 (2.53%) VMware ESX
6 7 (1.61%) VMware Server
7 6 (1.38%) KVM
8 5 (1.15%) vCloud
9 4 (0.92%) Firmware
10 3 (0.69%) XenServer
11 2 (0.46%) Active Directory
11 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.23%) NFS
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.23%) Squid
12 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 153 (35.17%) Puppet
2 76 (17.47%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (7.82%) Ansible
4 14 (3.22%) Nagios
5 13 (2.99%) ZABBIX
6 10 (2.30%) Graphite
6 10 (2.30%) Salt
7 9 (2.07%) Cacti
7 9 (2.07%) Cobbler
8 8 (1.84%) Opsview
9 6 (1.38%) collectd
9 6 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (1.38%) StatsD
9 6 (1.38%) Tivoli
10 5 (1.15%) BMC PATROL
10 5 (1.15%) Data Guard
10 5 (1.15%) Mesos
11 4 (0.92%) logstash
11 4 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.92%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 112 (25.75%) Red Hat
2 101 (23.22%) VMware
3 80 (18.39%) Oracle
4 40 (9.20%) Atlassian
5 32 (7.36%) Cisco
6 22 (5.06%) HP
7 19 (4.37%) IBM
8 18 (4.14%) Microsoft
9 14 (3.22%) F5
10 13 (2.99%) Google
10 13 (2.99%) Siebel
11 12 (2.76%) Splunk
12 11 (2.53%) EMC
13 8 (1.84%) BMC
13 8 (1.84%) Zend
14 6 (1.38%) Citrix
14 6 (1.38%) NetApp
14 6 (1.38%) Teradata
15 5 (1.15%) Sybase
15 5 (1.15%) Symantec
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