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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
England / Yorkshire
Rank 13 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Linux 193 286 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.87% 10.23% 10.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 44.78% 46.73% 43.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 189 179
Median daily rate £450 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £321 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +4.16%

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
431 612 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.80% 21.90% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 360 340
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 53 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.26 £9.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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 -3 119 £466 +9.70% 71
South Yorkshire 0 68 £450 - 14
North Yorkshire +6 4 £500 +24.84% 9
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 161 (36.51%) Java
2 159 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
3 141 (31.97%) Python
4 140 (31.75%) Puppet
5 138 (31.29%) DevOps
6 129 (29.25%) Jenkins
7 120 (27.21%) Ruby
8 115 (26.08%) Unix
9 113 (25.62%) Windows
10 107 (24.26%) Git (software)
11 105 (23.81%) HTML
12 99 (22.45%) Opscode Chef
13 92 (20.86%) JavaScript
14 88 (19.95%) Red Hat
15 86 (19.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 79 (17.91%) CSS
17 74 (16.78%) VMware
17 74 (16.78%) Docker
18 73 (16.55%) MongoDB
19 72 (16.33%) Open Source
19 72 (16.33%) Scrum
19 72 (16.33%) HTTP
20 71 (16.10%) SQL
21 67 (15.19%) PostgreSQL
22 66 (14.97%) Amazon AWS
23 64 (14.51%) Configuration Management
24 59 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
25 58 (13.15%) Scala
25 58 (13.15%) Spring
26 57 (12.93%) MySQL

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 44 (9.98%) Confluence
2 33 (7.48%) Apache
3 27 (6.12%) Tomcat
3 27 (6.12%) WebSphere
4 24 (5.44%) OpenStack
5 19 (4.31%) IIS
6 17 (3.85%) nginx
7 10 (2.27%) Apache Spark
7 10 (2.27%) MS Exchange
8 9 (2.04%) SAS
9 8 (1.81%) CICS
9 8 (1.81%) CloudStack
10 7 (1.59%) Jetty
11 6 (1.36%) Apache Pig
11 6 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.36%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.91%) IBM Domino
12 4 (0.91%) Mongrel
13 3 (0.68%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Magento
1 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (14.97%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (7.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (7.26%) GitHub
4 9 (2.04%) IaaS
5 7 (1.59%) PaaS
6 5 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.13%) Sumo Logic
7 4 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.23%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.23%) DigitalOcean
10 1 (0.23%) Heroku
10 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 72 (16.33%) HTTP
2 54 (12.24%) TCP/IP
3 49 (11.11%) DNS
4 32 (7.26%) LDAP
5 29 (6.58%) SAN
6 26 (5.90%) Firewall
6 26 (5.90%) SSL
7 22 (4.99%) SMTP
8 18 (4.08%) SNMP
9 17 (3.85%) Internet
10 13 (2.95%) DHCP
11 12 (2.72%) NAS
12 11 (2.49%) OpenLDAP
13 9 (2.04%) FTP
13 9 (2.04%) LAN
13 9 (2.04%) Network Security
13 9 (2.04%) WAN
14 6 (1.36%) iSCSI
14 6 (1.36%) SSH
15 5 (1.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (16.55%) MongoDB
2 67 (15.19%) PostgreSQL
3 57 (12.93%) MySQL
4 55 (12.47%) Relational Database
5 39 (8.84%) NoSQL
6 31 (7.03%) Redis
7 30 (6.80%) SQL Server
8 25 (5.67%) Hadoop
9 20 (4.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (3.40%) DB2
11 14 (3.17%) HBase
12 12 (2.72%) Big Data
12 12 (2.72%) Oracle Database
12 12 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (1.81%) Apache Hive
15 5 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (1.13%) Informix
15 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
16 4 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 129 (29.25%) Jenkins
2 107 (24.26%) Git (software)
3 56 (12.70%) JIRA
4 41 (9.30%) Selenium
5 38 (8.62%) JUnit
6 36 (8.16%) Cucumber
7 35 (7.94%) Subversion
8 26 (5.90%) Maven
9 23 (5.22%) Vagrant
10 21 (4.76%) TeamCity
11 14 (3.17%) Jasmine
12 12 (2.72%) JMeter
12 12 (2.72%) Octopus Deploy
13 11 (2.49%) Grunt
14 10 (2.27%) Bitbucket
15 8 (1.81%) Mockito
15 8 (1.81%) WebDriver
16 7 (1.59%) Hudson
16 7 (1.59%) RSpec
16 7 (1.59%) Travis CI
General
1 52 (11.79%) Finance
2 18 (4.08%) Banking
3 9 (2.04%) Retail
4 8 (1.81%) Marketing
5 6 (1.36%) Games
6 4 (0.91%) Back Office
7 3 (0.68%) Electronics
8 2 (0.45%) Advertising
8 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) Billing
9 1 (0.23%) iGaming
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 88 (19.95%) Developer
1 88 (19.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 50 (11.34%) Administrator
3 43 (9.75%) Architect
4 40 (9.07%) Java Developer
5 26 (5.90%) Linux Engineer
6 20 (4.54%) Analyst
6 20 (4.54%) Technical Architect
7 17 (3.85%) DBA
8 15 (3.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 15 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (2.95%) Linux Administrator
9 13 (2.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 13 (2.95%) Software Engineer
10 12 (2.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (2.72%) Scala Developer
10 12 (2.72%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (2.72%) Technical Leader
10 12 (2.72%) Unix Administrator
11 11 (2.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (23.81%) HTML
2 79 (17.91%) CSS
3 58 (13.15%) Spring
4 56 (12.70%) JSON
5 53 (12.02%) HTML5
6 52 (11.79%) RESTful
6 52 (11.79%) Web Services
7 45 (10.20%) Django
8 43 (9.75%) Play Framework
9 41 (9.30%) XML
10 36 (8.16%) Node.js
11 34 (7.71%) REST
12 26 (5.90%) CSS3
13 24 (5.44%) Ruby on Rails
14 22 (4.99%) LAMP
15 21 (4.76%) Ajax
15 21 (4.76%) Spring MVC
16 20 (4.54%) LAPP Stack
17 18 (4.08%) Guice
18 14 (3.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.54%) Data Centre
2 20 (4.54%) NHS
2 20 (4.54%) Replication
3 16 (3.63%) User Experience
4 15 (3.40%) Social Media
5 11 (2.49%) iSeries
5 11 (2.49%) Visualisation
6 10 (2.27%) Tandem
7 9 (2.04%) Driving Licence
8 8 (1.81%) Clustering
8 8 (1.81%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.59%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.36%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.36%) PKI
11 5 (1.13%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.13%) RIA
12 4 (0.91%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.91%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 115 (26.08%) Unix
2 113 (25.62%) Windows
3 86 (19.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 44 (9.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (9.52%) Ubuntu
6 39 (8.84%) CentOS
6 39 (8.84%) Windows Server
7 32 (7.26%) Solaris
8 24 (5.44%) AIX
9 22 (4.99%) CoreOS
9 22 (4.99%) SUSE
10 19 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (4.08%) Mac OS X
12 16 (3.63%) Android
13 10 (2.27%) RancherOS
13 10 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (1.81%) Apple iOS
15 6 (1.36%) Embedded Linux
15 6 (1.36%) zOS
16 5 (1.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (31.29%) DevOps
3 72 (16.33%) Open Source
3 72 (16.33%) Scrum
4 64 (14.51%) Configuration Management
5 59 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 42 (9.52%) TDD
7 40 (9.07%) Kanban
8 34 (7.71%) Web Development
9 33 (7.48%) Software Engineering
10 30 (6.80%) ITIL
11 26 (5.90%) Continuous Delivery
12 25 (5.67%) Automated Testing
13 23 (5.22%) BDD
14 22 (4.99%) Microservices
14 22 (4.99%) MVC
14 22 (4.99%) Responsive Web Design
15 21 (4.76%) Web Design
16 20 (4.54%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 161 (36.51%) Java
2 141 (31.97%) Python
3 120 (27.21%) Ruby
4 92 (20.86%) JavaScript
5 71 (16.10%) SQL
6 58 (13.15%) Scala
7 41 (9.30%) PHP
8 40 (9.07%) Bash Shell
9 24 (5.44%) Perl
10 20 (4.54%) C#
11 18 (4.08%) Shell Script
12 17 (3.85%) Go
13 13 (2.95%) PowerShell
14 9 (2.04%) C++
15 5 (1.13%) C
16 4 (0.91%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.45%) Clojure
17 2 (0.45%) Groovy
17 2 (0.45%) Korn
18 1 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 23 (5.22%) Degree
3 14 (3.17%) MCSE
3 14 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (2.95%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.72%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.36%) AWS Certification
7 6 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.91%) CCNP
9 3 (0.68%) RHCE
10 2 (0.45%) CCA
10 2 (0.45%) CISA
10 2 (0.45%) CISM
10 2 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.45%) ISEB
10 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.45%) OCP
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.45%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.72%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (1.59%) QA
3 5 (1.13%) SLA
4 4 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.91%) SDET
5 3 (0.68%) HL7
6 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.45%) FATCA
System Software
1 74 (16.78%) Docker
2 38 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.08%) etcd
3 18 (4.08%) flannel
4 17 (3.85%) Active Directory
5 15 (3.40%) VMware Server
6 14 (3.17%) vSphere
7 12 (2.72%) HDFS
8 11 (2.49%) Xen
9 10 (2.27%) NFS
9 10 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
10 8 (1.81%) GlusterFS
10 8 (1.81%) SRDF
11 7 (1.59%) XenServer
12 6 (1.36%) Hyper-V
12 6 (1.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 6 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (1.13%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.91%) KVM
14 4 (0.91%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 140 (31.75%) Puppet
2 99 (22.45%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (12.02%) Ansible
4 34 (7.71%) Nagios
5 30 (6.80%) Kubernetes
6 22 (4.99%) Salt
7 18 (4.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 17 (3.85%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 13 (2.95%) Grafana
10 11 (2.49%) Marathon
10 11 (2.49%) Mesos
10 11 (2.49%) ZABBIX
11 10 (2.27%) Consul
11 10 (2.27%) Rancher
12 9 (2.04%) SCOM
13 8 (1.81%) logstash
14 7 (1.59%) Hadoop YARN
14 7 (1.59%) rkt
15 6 (1.36%) NetBackup
16 5 (1.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 88 (19.95%) Red Hat
2 74 (16.78%) VMware
3 57 (12.93%) Splunk
4 43 (9.75%) Oracle
5 39 (8.84%) Microsoft
6 26 (5.90%) Google
7 20 (4.54%) Cisco
8 18 (4.08%) IBM
9 16 (3.63%) EMC
10 13 (2.95%) NetApp
11 12 (2.72%) SaltStack
12 10 (2.27%) Citrix
12 10 (2.27%) Intel
13 9 (2.04%) HP
14 7 (1.59%) F5
14 7 (1.59%) New Relic
14 7 (1.59%) Rackspace
14 7 (1.59%) Veritas
15 6 (1.36%) Avaya
15 6 (1.36%) Hortonworks
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 41 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £425.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago