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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 116 110 126
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 26 30 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.90% 1.04% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.09% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 4
Median daily rate £465 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £314 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
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
2764 2753 2404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.84% 95.03% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1896 1748 1525
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 126 130
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 4 May 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 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
West Yorkshire -3 14 £450 +100.00% 6
South Yorkshire -2 9 £500 +61.29% 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £350 - 1
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (65.45%) DevOps
3 34 (61.82%) Puppet
4 29 (52.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (49.09%) Red Hat
6 23 (41.82%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (38.18%) Bash Shell
8 20 (36.36%) Jenkins
8 20 (36.36%) Windows
8 20 (36.36%) VMware
8 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (32.73%) Python
11 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (29.09%) Tomcat
13 15 (27.27%) MySQL
14 14 (25.45%) Cisco
14 14 (25.45%) Configuration Management
15 12 (21.82%) Ruby
15 12 (21.82%) Continuous Delivery
16 11 (20.00%) Ansible
16 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
16 11 (20.00%) Java
17 10 (18.18%) LAMP
18 9 (16.36%) PowerShell
18 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
18 9 (16.36%) ITIL
18 9 (16.36%) Apache
18 9 (16.36%) JBoss
18 9 (16.36%) PaaS

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 16 (29.09%) Tomcat
2 9 (16.36%) Apache
2 9 (16.36%) JBoss
3 7 (12.73%) nginx
4 5 (9.09%) IIS
4 5 (9.09%) Jetty
4 5 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) PaaS
2 8 (14.55%) SaaS
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (10.91%) IaaS
5 5 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.82%) GitHub
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) DNS
2 7 (12.73%) DHCP
2 7 (12.73%) Firewall
2 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.91%) HTTP
4 5 (9.09%) FTP
4 5 (9.09%) IPsec
5 4 (7.27%) SAN
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (3.64%) DMZ
6 2 (3.64%) FWSM
6 2 (3.64%) NAS
7 1 (1.82%) Internet
7 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) MySQL
2 9 (16.36%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.27%) CouchDB
5 3 (5.45%) Informix
5 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) DB2
6 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.55%) Subversion
3 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.91%) Travis CI
4 5 (9.09%) JIRA
4 5 (9.09%) JUnit
4 5 (9.09%) Maven
4 5 (9.09%) MSI
4 5 (9.09%) Selenium
4 5 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (7.27%) Games
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) LAMP
2 7 (12.73%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (9.09%) LEMP Stack
3 5 (9.09%) Servlets
4 4 (7.27%) Kafka
5 2 (3.64%) Web Services
5 2 (3.64%) Web Services Management
6 1 (1.82%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) Clustering
2 3 (5.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (52.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (36.36%) Windows
4 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
5 6 (10.91%) CentOS
5 6 (10.91%) Unix
6 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) Fedora
7 1 (1.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (65.45%) DevOps
2 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (25.45%) Configuration Management
5 12 (21.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (16.36%) ITIL
7 5 (9.09%) Code Coverage
7 5 (9.09%) High Availability
7 5 (9.09%) Open Source
7 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.27%) Microservices
9 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
10 2 (3.64%) Resource Management
10 2 (3.64%) Scrum
10 2 (3.64%) Security Patching
10 2 (3.64%) Server Building
10 2 (3.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.18%) Bash Shell
2 18 (32.73%) Python
3 12 (21.82%) Ruby
4 11 (20.00%) Java
5 9 (16.36%) PowerShell
6 8 (14.55%) Perl
7 6 (10.91%) PHP
8 5 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.64%) C++
9 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) Degree
4 2 (3.64%) CCNP
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.55%) Docker
3 3 (5.45%) KVM
3 3 (5.45%) Xen
4 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.64%) DFS Replication
4 2 (3.64%) vCloud
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.82%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 34 (61.82%) Puppet
2 23 (41.82%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (20.00%) Ansible
4 5 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (9.09%) Graphite
5 4 (7.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (7.27%) Salt
6 3 (5.45%) Cobbler
7 2 (3.64%) Mesos
7 2 (3.64%) SCCM
7 2 (3.64%) SCVMM
7 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.82%) Cacti
8 1 (1.82%) collectd
8 1 (1.82%) Nagios
8 1 (1.82%) Opsview
8 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (1.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (49.09%) Red Hat
2 20 (36.36%) VMware
3 14 (25.45%) Cisco
4 6 (10.91%) HP
5 5 (9.09%) BMC
5 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.27%) Splunk
6 4 (7.27%) Symantec
7 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.45%) Juniper
8 2 (3.64%) Dell
8 2 (3.64%) F5
9 1 (1.82%) Oracle
9 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.82%) Sybase
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £565 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago