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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 118 129 119
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 27 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.93% 0.73% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.76% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 2
Median daily rate £500 £413 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +73.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £460 £248
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £32.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -35.00%
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
2797 3010 2248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.68% 95.40% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1826 2032 1361
Median daily rate £380 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 156 121
Median hourly rate £13.28 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.43 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 18 £500 +11.11% 7
South Yorkshire 0 7 £500 - 1
North Yorkshire -4 2 - - 3
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 57 (100.00%) Linux
2 41 (71.93%) DevOps
3 34 (59.65%) Puppet
4 29 (50.88%) Red Hat
5 27 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (45.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (45.61%) Python
7 24 (42.11%) Jenkins
8 23 (40.35%) Windows
9 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (38.60%) Bash Shell
10 21 (36.84%) Ruby
11 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (31.58%) Tomcat
13 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
13 15 (26.32%) DNS
13 15 (26.32%) nginx
13 15 (26.32%) Ansible
13 15 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
14 14 (24.56%) LEMP Stack
14 14 (24.56%) LAPP Stack
14 14 (24.56%) Travis CI
14 14 (24.56%) Mongrel
14 14 (24.56%) MongoDB
14 14 (24.56%) Cloud Computing
14 14 (24.56%) Jetty
14 14 (24.56%) WebSphere
14 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
14 14 (24.56%) DHCP
14 14 (24.56%) FTP

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 18 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 15 (26.32%) nginx
3 14 (24.56%) IIS
3 14 (24.56%) Jetty
3 14 (24.56%) Mongrel
3 14 (24.56%) WebSphere
4 7 (12.28%) OpenStack
5 3 (5.26%) JBoss
6 1 (1.75%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (21.05%) PaaS
3 10 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (8.77%) SaaS
5 3 (5.26%) IaaS
6 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) DNS
1 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 14 (24.56%) DHCP
2 14 (24.56%) FTP
2 14 (24.56%) HTTP
2 14 (24.56%) IPsec
3 8 (14.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) MongoDB
1 14 (24.56%) MySQL
1 14 (24.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.75%) DB2
2 1 (1.75%) Informix
2 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 14 (24.56%) Travis CI
3 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.26%) Hudson
5 2 (3.51%) Ant
5 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (3.51%) Maven
5 2 (3.51%) Subversion
5 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Games
2 1 (1.75%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) LAMP
1 14 (24.56%) LAPP Stack
1 14 (24.56%) LEMP Stack
1 14 (24.56%) Servlets
2 3 (5.26%) Web Services
3 2 (3.51%) Django
3 2 (3.51%) J2EE
3 2 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (3.51%) Web Services Management
4 1 (1.75%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Cloud
1 7 (12.28%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.51%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.51%) Video on Demand
3 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.75%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 57 (100.00%) Linux
2 26 (45.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (40.35%) Windows
4 9 (15.79%) CentOS
5 8 (14.04%) Ubuntu
6 7 (12.28%) Fedora
7 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.26%) Unix
8 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.51%) Debian
9 2 (3.51%) Solaris
9 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (71.93%) DevOps
2 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (26.32%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (21.05%) Open Source
6 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.02%) ITIL
8 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.26%) Migration
8 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.51%) Re-Platforming
9 2 (3.51%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.51%) SFIA
9 2 (3.51%) Web Operations
10 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.75%) Coaching
10 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.75%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) Python
2 22 (38.60%) Bash Shell
3 21 (36.84%) Ruby
4 8 (14.04%) Java
5 6 (10.53%) Perl
6 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.26%) C++
7 3 (5.26%) PHP
8 2 (3.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Docker
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (59.65%) Puppet
2 27 (47.37%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (26.32%) Ansible
4 6 (10.53%) Salt
5 3 (5.26%) Marathon
5 3 (5.26%) Mesos
6 2 (3.51%) SCCM
7 1 (1.75%) collectd
7 1 (1.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) Red Hat
2 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
3 13 (22.81%) VMware
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco
5 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.26%) F5
5 3 (5.26%) Juniper
5 3 (5.26%) Riverbed
6 2 (3.51%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle
7 1 (1.75%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.75%) Sybase