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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux Engineer
Rank 105 111 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 35 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.21% 1.05% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.11% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 5
Median daily rate £500 £413 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +33.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £383 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £450 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
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
2787 2805 2158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.74% 95.05% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1900 1319
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 £258 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 118 115
Median hourly rate £13.55 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.40% -13.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +2 22 £565 +32.94% 5
South Yorkshire - 11 £500 - 1
North Yorkshire -5 2 £300 -25.00%
Linux Engineer
England

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 38 (69.09%) DevOps
3 33 (60.00%) Puppet
4 25 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 24 (43.64%) Windows
6 23 (41.82%) Bash Shell
6 23 (41.82%) Opscode Chef
7 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (40.00%) Python
8 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (36.36%) Jenkins
9 18 (32.73%) Tomcat
10 17 (30.91%) Ruby
11 15 (27.27%) TCP/IP
11 15 (27.27%) DNS
11 15 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (25.45%) DHCP
12 14 (25.45%) HTTP
12 14 (25.45%) MySQL
12 14 (25.45%) VMware
12 14 (25.45%) nginx
13 13 (23.64%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (23.64%) Open Source
13 13 (23.64%) MongoDB
13 13 (23.64%) WebSphere
13 13 (23.64%) Jetty
13 13 (23.64%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (23.64%) IPsec
13 13 (23.64%) LAMP

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 (32.73%) Tomcat
2 14 (25.45%) nginx
3 13 (23.64%) IIS
3 13 (23.64%) Jetty
3 13 (23.64%) WebSphere
4 8 (14.55%) OpenStack
5 4 (7.27%) JBoss
6 1 (1.82%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (21.82%) PaaS
3 10 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (9.09%) SaaS
5 3 (5.45%) IaaS
6 2 (3.64%) Office 365
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.27%) DNS
1 15 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 14 (25.45%) DHCP
2 14 (25.45%) HTTP
3 13 (23.64%) FTP
3 13 (23.64%) IPsec
4 8 (14.55%) Firewall
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.82%) DMZ
5 1 (1.82%) FWSM
5 1 (1.82%) SAN
5 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) MySQL
2 13 (23.64%) MongoDB
2 13 (23.64%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.64%) Informix
3 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 13 (23.64%) Travis CI
3 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.45%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
1 2 (3.64%) Games
1 2 (3.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) LAMP
1 13 (23.64%) LAPP Stack
1 13 (23.64%) LEMP Stack
1 13 (23.64%) Servlets
2 3 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (5.45%) Web Services
3 2 (3.64%) Web Services Management
4 1 (1.82%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Enterprise Cloud
1 7 (12.73%) Public Cloud
2 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) Clustering
3 2 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (43.64%) Windows
4 8 (14.55%) Ubuntu
5 7 (12.73%) CentOS
5 7 (12.73%) Fedora
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.27%) Windows Server
8 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (5.45%) Unix
10 2 (3.64%) Solaris
11 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (69.09%) DevOps
2 22 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (23.64%) Open Source
6 8 (14.55%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.09%) ITIL
8 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.45%) High Availability
9 3 (5.45%) Migration
9 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.45%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.64%) Re-Platforming
10 2 (3.64%) Resource Management
10 2 (3.64%) SFIA
10 2 (3.64%) Web Operations
11 1 (1.82%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) Bash Shell
2 22 (40.00%) Python
3 17 (30.91%) Ruby
4 7 (12.73%) Perl
5 5 (9.09%) Java
5 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.45%) C++
8 2 (3.64%) SQL
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) CCNP
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.09%) Docker
3 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.82%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.82%) vCloud
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 33 (60.00%) Puppet
2 23 (41.82%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (23.64%) Ansible
4 6 (10.91%) Salt
5 3 (5.45%) Mesos
5 3 (5.45%) SCCM
6 2 (3.64%) Marathon
7 1 (1.82%) collectd
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 14 (25.45%) VMware
3 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco
5 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.45%) F5
5 3 (5.45%) Juniper
5 3 (5.45%) Riverbed
6 2 (3.64%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.64%) HP
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle
7 1 (1.82%) Dell
7 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.82%) Sybase
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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