The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 5 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 119 127 100
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 11 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.45% 0.49% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.52% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 22
Median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £429 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +40.35%
Linux Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2348 2869 2471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.45% 94.25% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1508 1876 1529
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 158 146
Median hourly rate £14.81 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Linux Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Linux Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Linux Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
West Yorkshire +7 8 £450 +19.20% 3
South Yorkshire -10 3 £400 -15.78% 1
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Yorkshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (63.89%) Red Hat
3 18 (50.00%) DevOps
4 17 (47.22%) Windows
4 17 (47.22%) Puppet
5 16 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
6 13 (36.11%) Python
7 12 (33.33%) Ruby
8 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
9 10 (27.78%) VMware
10 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 8 (22.22%) Java
11 8 (22.22%) MySQL
11 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
11 8 (22.22%) nginx
11 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (19.44%) Ansible
12 7 (19.44%) LEMP Stack
12 7 (19.44%) LAPP Stack
12 7 (19.44%) Travis CI
12 7 (19.44%) Mongrel
12 7 (19.44%) Jetty
12 7 (19.44%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (19.44%) WebSphere

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (22.22%) nginx
1 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 7 (19.44%) IIS
2 7 (19.44%) Jetty
2 7 (19.44%) Mongrel
2 7 (19.44%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (11.11%) PaaS
4 2 (5.56%) Office 365
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (19.44%) DHCP
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
2 7 (19.44%) FTP
2 7 (19.44%) HTTP
2 7 (19.44%) IPsec
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) MySQL
1 8 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
2 7 (19.44%) Travis CI
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.33%) Hudson
5 2 (5.56%) Ant
5 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.56%) Maven
5 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) LAMP
1 7 (19.44%) LAPP Stack
1 7 (19.44%) LEMP Stack
1 7 (19.44%) Servlets
2 2 (5.56%) Django
2 2 (5.56%) J2EE
2 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (8.33%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (47.22%) Windows
3 16 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (16.67%) CentOS
5 6 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 6 (16.67%) Unix
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (11.11%) Solaris
8 3 (8.33%) AIX
8 3 (8.33%) Fedora
8 3 (8.33%) SUSE
9 2 (5.56%) Android
9 2 (5.56%) Debian
9 2 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) DevOps
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) Migration
5 3 (8.33%) Open Source
5 3 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (5.56%) Change Control
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) Kanban
6 2 (5.56%) SDLC
7 1 (2.78%) BCP
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.78%) ITIL
7 1 (2.78%) Microservices
7 1 (2.78%) Server Building
7 1 (2.78%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (2.78%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Python
2 12 (33.33%) Ruby
3 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
4 8 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.33%) Perl
6 3 (8.33%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) C
7 2 (5.56%) C++
8 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
1 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (47.22%) Puppet
2 16 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (19.44%) Ansible
4 3 (8.33%) Salt
5 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.56%) SCCM
6 1 (2.78%) Marathon
6 1 (2.78%) Mesos
6 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Red Hat
2 10 (27.78%) VMware
3 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) F5
4 3 (8.33%) Riverbed
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) Cloudera
5 2 (5.56%) NetApp
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.78%) HP
6 1 (2.78%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wenham Carter
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