The table below looks at the statistics for Linux skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Linux over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 13 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Linux 282 265 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.70% 8.91% 7.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.20% 41.86% 34.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 170 126
Median daily rate £442 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £460 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
Linux
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
638 633 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.95% 21.29% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 356 277
Median daily rate £400 £310 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £170 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £443 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 63 59
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £9.49 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £21.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Linux
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Linux as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Linux Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Linux
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Linux Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Linux
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Linux across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Linux Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Linux
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Linux Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Linux
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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 +3 196 £425 +21.42% 47
South Yorkshire -2 65 £500 +66.66% 12
North Yorkshire -12 7 £325 -7.14% 5
Humberside - 1 £450 -
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 228 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (33.55%) DevOps
3 189 (30.78%) Unix
4 186 (30.29%) Puppet
5 185 (30.13%) Java
6 163 (26.55%) Windows
7 157 (25.57%) Jenkins
8 152 (24.76%) Git (software)
9 127 (20.68%) SQL
10 123 (20.03%) VMware
11 117 (19.06%) Red Hat
12 113 (18.40%) Python
12 113 (18.40%) Ruby
13 107 (17.43%) Opscode Chef
14 102 (16.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 99 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
16 97 (15.80%) Amazon AWS
17 95 (15.47%) Oracle
18 92 (14.98%) Configuration Management
19 91 (14.82%) JavaScript
20 88 (14.33%) Open Source
21 80 (13.03%) Bash Shell
22 78 (12.70%) HTTP
23 76 (12.38%) Docker
24 75 (12.21%) HTML
25 73 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
26 72 (11.73%) Perl
26 72 (11.73%) Finance
26 72 (11.73%) MongoDB
27 71 (11.56%) Security Cleared

Linux
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 61 (9.93%) Tomcat
2 55 (8.96%) nginx
3 45 (7.33%) WebSphere
4 43 (7.00%) Apache
5 40 (6.51%) Confluence
6 36 (5.86%) OpenStack
7 30 (4.89%) IIS
8 21 (3.42%) Jetty
9 15 (2.44%) SAS
10 12 (1.95%) Cloud Foundry
11 11 (1.79%) JBoss
12 9 (1.47%) CICS
13 8 (1.30%) WordPress
14 7 (1.14%) IBM HTTP Server
14 7 (1.14%) Oracle Coherence
14 7 (1.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 6 (0.98%) CloudStack
15 6 (0.98%) CMS
16 5 (0.81%) GlassFish
17 4 (0.65%) FileNet
Applications
1 10 (1.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.65%) MS Office
2 4 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.65%) Magento
2 2 (0.33%) Exchequer
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.16%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 97 (15.80%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (5.05%) PaaS
3 26 (4.23%) GitHub
3 26 (4.23%) IaaS
4 24 (3.91%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (3.75%) SaaS
6 15 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (2.12%) Google App Engine
8 13 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.33%) Office 365
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 78 (12.70%) HTTP
2 58 (9.45%) Firewall
3 55 (8.96%) DNS
4 39 (6.35%) TCP/IP
5 35 (5.70%) SAN
6 32 (5.21%) DHCP
7 22 (3.58%) FTP
7 22 (3.58%) Internet
7 22 (3.58%) LAN
7 22 (3.58%) SSL
7 22 (3.58%) WAN
8 21 (3.42%) IPsec
9 17 (2.77%) Network Security
10 14 (2.28%) NAS
11 11 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (1.63%) FCoE
12 10 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (1.63%) iSCSI
12 10 (1.63%) Multicast
13 8 (1.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (11.73%) MongoDB
2 66 (10.75%) MySQL
3 57 (9.28%) NoSQL
4 56 (9.12%) Relational Database
5 39 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (5.54%) SQL Server
7 30 (4.89%) Oracle Database
8 29 (4.72%) DB2
8 29 (4.72%) Hadoop
9 16 (2.61%) RDBMS
10 15 (2.44%) Informix
11 14 (2.28%) Redis
12 13 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (2.12%) Big Data
13 12 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (1.79%) Neo4j
15 10 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
17 7 (1.14%) HBase
18 6 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 157 (25.57%) Jenkins
2 152 (24.76%) Git (software)
3 62 (10.10%) JIRA
4 50 (8.14%) Maven
5 46 (7.49%) Subversion
6 34 (5.54%) Travis CI
7 23 (3.75%) Selenium
8 17 (2.77%) Artifactory
8 17 (2.77%) GitLab
9 16 (2.61%) Cucumber
10 11 (1.79%) Ant
10 11 (1.79%) JUnit
10 11 (1.79%) Mockito
11 9 (1.47%) ClearCase
11 9 (1.47%) SonarQube
12 8 (1.30%) Appium
12 8 (1.30%) Hudson
12 8 (1.30%) Mocha
12 8 (1.30%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.14%) Mercurial
General
1 72 (11.73%) Finance
2 42 (6.84%) Banking
3 37 (6.03%) Games
4 12 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.79%) Retail
6 8 (1.30%) Back Office
7 4 (0.65%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.33%) Law
8 2 (0.33%) Marketing
9 1 (0.16%) Billing
9 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 155 (25.24%) Developer
2 145 (23.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 55 (8.96%) Linux Engineer
4 54 (8.79%) Administrator
5 48 (7.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 46 (7.49%) Architect
7 40 (6.51%) Java Developer
8 38 (6.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 38 (6.19%) PHP Developer
9 36 (5.86%) Analyst
10 26 (4.23%) DBA
10 26 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
11 25 (4.07%) AWS Engineer
11 25 (4.07%) Senior Developer
12 24 (3.91%) AWS DevOps
13 22 (3.58%) Lead DevOps
14 21 (3.42%) Linux Developer
14 21 (3.42%) Operations Engineer
15 20 (3.26%) Consultant
15 20 (3.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (12.21%) HTML
2 56 (9.12%) RESTful
3 47 (7.65%) Middleware
4 44 (7.17%) Spring
5 41 (6.68%) CSS
6 38 (6.19%) Node.js
6 38 (6.19%) REST
7 37 (6.03%) JSON
7 37 (6.03%) LAMP
8 33 (5.37%) XML
9 29 (4.72%) RabbitMQ
10 27 (4.40%) .NET
11 26 (4.23%) Servlets
12 25 (4.07%) HTML5
13 23 (3.75%) Web Services
14 19 (3.09%) AngularJS
14 19 (3.09%) Play Framework
15 18 (2.93%) Django
15 18 (2.93%) LAPP Stack
15 18 (2.93%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.42%) Data Centre
3 18 (2.93%) Client/Server
4 15 (2.44%) Clustering
5 13 (2.12%) NHS
5 13 (2.12%) Replication
5 13 (2.12%) User Experience
6 12 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.63%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.63%) Public Cloud
8 7 (1.14%) Enterprise Cloud
8 7 (1.14%) iSeries
8 7 (1.14%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.98%) Algorithms
9 6 (0.98%) Cryptography
9 6 (0.98%) Digital Media
9 6 (0.98%) Social Media
10 5 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 189 (30.78%) Unix
2 163 (26.55%) Windows
3 102 (16.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 47 (7.65%) CentOS
5 35 (5.70%) Mac OS X
5 35 (5.70%) Ubuntu
6 29 (4.72%) Solaris
7 28 (4.56%) Windows Server
8 24 (3.91%) AIX
9 22 (3.58%) CoreOS
10 20 (3.26%) SUSE
11 16 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (1.47%) zOS
15 8 (1.30%) HPUX
16 7 (1.14%) Fedora
17 6 (0.98%) OpenVMS
18 5 (0.81%) Debian
18 5 (0.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (33.55%) DevOps
3 99 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
4 92 (14.98%) Configuration Management
5 88 (14.33%) Open Source
6 65 (10.59%) TDD
7 59 (9.61%) Scrum
8 38 (6.19%) Web Development
9 35 (5.70%) Microservices
9 35 (5.70%) Software Engineering
10 32 (5.21%) BDD
11 31 (5.05%) Continuous Delivery
12 30 (4.89%) ITIL
12 30 (4.89%) OO
13 29 (4.72%) Performance Tuning
13 29 (4.72%) Responsive Web Design
13 29 (4.72%) Web Design
14 28 (4.56%) High Availability
15 26 (4.23%) Migration
16 24 (3.91%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 185 (30.13%) Java
2 127 (20.68%) SQL
3 113 (18.40%) Python
3 113 (18.40%) Ruby
4 91 (14.82%) JavaScript
5 80 (13.03%) Bash Shell
6 72 (11.73%) Perl
7 58 (9.45%) PHP
8 30 (4.89%) Shell Script
9 24 (3.91%) Scala
10 23 (3.75%) Go
11 20 (3.26%) PowerShell
12 15 (2.44%) PHP 5
12 15 (2.44%) PL/SQL
13 14 (2.28%) C++
14 12 (1.95%) C#
14 12 (1.95%) Groovy
15 6 (0.98%) Erlang
16 5 (0.81%) R
17 3 (0.49%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 71 (11.56%) Security Cleared
2 41 (6.68%) SC Cleared
3 29 (4.72%) BPSS Clearance
4 26 (4.23%) Degree
5 13 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (1.79%) CCNP
7 6 (0.98%) SAS Certification
8 5 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.65%) CCNA
9 4 (0.65%) GCIH
9 4 (0.65%) GSEC
10 3 (0.49%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.49%) CCIE
10 3 (0.49%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.49%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.33%) CCDE
11 2 (0.33%) CISSP
11 2 (0.33%) ISEB
11 2 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (0.81%) QA
3 4 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.49%) SLA
5 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) ISO22301
System Software
1 76 (12.38%) Docker
2 73 (11.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.75%) etcd
3 23 (3.75%) flannel
4 21 (3.42%) Xen
5 17 (2.77%) Ceph
5 17 (2.77%) GlusterFS
5 17 (2.77%) vSphere
6 16 (2.61%) Active Directory
6 16 (2.61%) KVM
6 16 (2.61%) VMware Server
7 15 (2.44%) NFS
7 15 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
8 14 (2.28%) Hyper-V
9 10 (1.63%) SRDF
10 7 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (0.98%) Squid
12 5 (0.81%) vCloud
12 5 (0.81%) VMware ESX
13 4 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 186 (30.29%) Puppet
2 107 (17.43%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (10.75%) Ansible
4 29 (4.72%) Graphite
5 27 (4.40%) Kubernetes
6 26 (4.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 26 (4.23%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 25 (4.07%) Nagios
8 23 (3.75%) logstash
9 22 (3.58%) HAProxy
10 18 (2.93%) rkt
11 16 (2.61%) Grafana
12 12 (1.95%) Mesos
12 12 (1.95%) Oracle RMAN
12 12 (1.95%) Salt
13 11 (1.79%) ZABBIX
14 8 (1.30%) Control-M
14 8 (1.30%) StatsD
15 7 (1.14%) Cacti
15 7 (1.14%) collectd
Vendors
1 123 (20.03%) VMware
2 117 (19.06%) Red Hat
3 95 (15.47%) Oracle
4 51 (8.31%) Microsoft
5 45 (7.33%) Cisco
6 32 (5.21%) IBM
7 28 (4.56%) Google
8 26 (4.23%) Splunk
9 23 (3.75%) EMC
9 23 (3.75%) F5
10 18 (2.93%) Atlassian
10 18 (2.93%) Intel
10 18 (2.93%) NetApp
10 18 (2.93%) Zend
11 16 (2.61%) HP
12 15 (2.44%) Sybase
13 11 (1.79%) TIBCO
14 9 (1.47%) Teradata
15 8 (1.30%) Palo Alto
16 7 (1.14%) Veritas
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