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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux Engineer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 104 109 111
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 15 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.69% 1.10% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.14% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 9
Median daily rate £450 £433 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +19.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £320 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £512 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £44.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+6.81% +11.39%

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
2089 2709 2462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.76% 96.03% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1322 1773 1596
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 109 124
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.81 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +10.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.80 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +6 13 £450 +7.78% 3
South Yorkshire -5 1 £425 -15.00%
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Unix
2 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
3 9 (34.62%) Python
4 8 (30.77%) DevOps
5 7 (26.92%) Puppet
5 7 (26.92%) Windows
6 6 (23.08%) Solaris
6 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (19.23%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (19.23%) Android
7 5 (19.23%) Java
7 5 (19.23%) C
7 5 (19.23%) C++
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) Ruby
8 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
8 4 (15.38%) Finance
8 4 (15.38%) Symantec
8 4 (15.38%) Project Management
8 4 (15.38%) NetApp
8 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 4 (15.38%) Citrix
8 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 4 (15.38%) Git (software)

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 1 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) CloudStack
1 1 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) Android Studio
2 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Unix
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 6 (23.08%) Solaris
5 5 (19.23%) Android
5 5 (19.23%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 3 (11.54%) AIX
7 3 (11.54%) SUSE
8 2 (7.69%) CentOS
8 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) DevOps
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Change Control
3 4 (15.38%) Open Source
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Kanban
5 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) High Availability
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.85%) Microservices
6 1 (3.85%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Python
2 5 (19.23%) C
2 5 (19.23%) C++
2 5 (19.23%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) Ruby
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Puppet
2 5 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.85%) Ansible
4 1 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) NetApp
3 4 (15.38%) Symantec
4 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.85%) Brocade
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) Splunk