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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Linux
Rank 10 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Linux 307 283 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.07% 9.56% 7.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 45.75% 44.36% 35.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 176 126
Median daily rate £450 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £242 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £445 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
671 638 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.20% 21.55% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 357 290
Median daily rate £425 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £188 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +12.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 56 65
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +1.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £9.70 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +3 214 £430 +32.30% 45
South Yorkshire 0 70 £463 +44.53% 15
North Yorkshire -8 4 £375 +15.38% 7
Humberside - 1 £450 -
Linux
England

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 236 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (37.71%) DevOps
3 206 (34.22%) Puppet
4 204 (33.89%) Java
5 201 (33.39%) Unix
6 163 (27.08%) Windows
7 158 (26.25%) Jenkins
8 157 (26.08%) Git (software)
9 131 (21.76%) SQL
10 123 (20.43%) Python
11 121 (20.10%) Ruby
12 119 (19.77%) VMware
12 119 (19.77%) Opscode Chef
13 117 (19.44%) Red Hat
14 111 (18.44%) Amazon AWS
15 108 (17.94%) Configuration Management
16 107 (17.77%) Continuous Integration
17 106 (17.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 94 (15.61%) Bash Shell
19 90 (14.95%) Oracle
19 90 (14.95%) JavaScript
20 88 (14.62%) Open Source
21 85 (14.12%) Docker
22 80 (13.29%) Perl
23 78 (12.96%) Security Cleared
24 74 (12.29%) VMware Infrastructure
24 74 (12.29%) Finance
25 73 (12.13%) MySQL
26 71 (11.79%) HTTP
27 69 (11.46%) MongoDB

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 55 (9.14%) nginx
2 54 (8.97%) Tomcat
3 45 (7.48%) Apache
4 40 (6.64%) WebSphere
5 38 (6.31%) Confluence
5 38 (6.31%) OpenStack
6 27 (4.49%) IIS
7 19 (3.16%) Jetty
8 14 (2.33%) SAS
9 11 (1.83%) JBoss
10 8 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
10 8 (1.33%) CloudStack
11 6 (1.00%) CMS
11 6 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
11 6 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (0.83%) CICS
12 5 (0.83%) FileNet
12 5 (0.83%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.66%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (1.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.50%) 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 (0.17%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.17%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 111 (18.44%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (4.82%) GitHub
2 29 (4.82%) PaaS
3 28 (4.65%) IaaS
4 25 (4.15%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (3.82%) SaaS
6 21 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
7 14 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (2.33%) Google App Engine
7 14 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 71 (11.79%) HTTP
2 52 (8.64%) Firewall
3 46 (7.64%) DNS
4 39 (6.48%) TCP/IP
5 29 (4.82%) DHCP
6 26 (4.32%) SAN
7 21 (3.49%) Internet
8 20 (3.32%) FTP
9 19 (3.16%) IPsec
9 19 (3.16%) SSL
10 17 (2.82%) LAN
10 17 (2.82%) WAN
11 16 (2.66%) Network Security
12 12 (1.99%) Cisco Nexus
13 11 (1.83%) NAS
14 7 (1.16%) FCoE
14 7 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (1.16%) iSCSI
14 7 (1.16%) Multicast
14 7 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (12.13%) MySQL
2 69 (11.46%) MongoDB
3 60 (9.97%) Relational Database
4 59 (9.80%) NoSQL
5 36 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
6 32 (5.32%) SQL Server
7 30 (4.98%) Hadoop
8 28 (4.65%) Oracle Database
9 23 (3.82%) DB2
10 21 (3.49%) RDBMS
11 15 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (2.33%) Informix
13 12 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (1.83%) Big Data
14 11 (1.83%) Neo4j
14 11 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (1.83%) Redis
15 8 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
16 6 (1.00%) HBase
17 5 (0.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 158 (26.25%) Jenkins
2 157 (26.08%) Git (software)
3 64 (10.63%) Maven
4 59 (9.80%) JIRA
5 46 (7.64%) Subversion
6 30 (4.98%) Travis CI
7 27 (4.49%) Selenium
8 21 (3.49%) Artifactory
8 21 (3.49%) GitLab
9 17 (2.82%) SonarQube
10 16 (2.66%) Appium
10 16 (2.66%) Mocha
11 14 (2.33%) Ant
11 14 (2.33%) Cucumber
12 12 (1.99%) JUnit
13 11 (1.83%) Mockito
14 8 (1.33%) ClearCase
15 7 (1.16%) Hudson
15 7 (1.16%) Mercurial
15 7 (1.16%) PHPUnit
General
1 74 (12.29%) Finance
2 46 (7.64%) Banking
3 36 (5.98%) Games
4 11 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.33%) Retail
6 5 (0.83%) Back Office
6 5 (0.83%) Online Betting
7 3 (0.50%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.33%) Law
9 1 (0.17%) Billing
9 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.17%) Military
9 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 161 (26.74%) Developer
2 155 (25.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 52 (8.64%) Administrator
4 50 (8.31%) Linux Engineer
5 46 (7.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 44 (7.31%) Architect
6 44 (7.31%) Java Developer
7 39 (6.48%) PHP Developer
8 36 (5.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 30 (4.98%) Analyst
10 25 (4.15%) Infrastructure Architect
11 24 (3.99%) Operations Engineer
11 24 (3.99%) Senior Developer
12 22 (3.65%) Lead DevOps
13 21 (3.49%) DBA
14 20 (3.32%) AWS Engineer
14 20 (3.32%) Linux Developer
15 19 (3.16%) AWS DevOps
15 19 (3.16%) Consultant
15 19 (3.16%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (10.30%) HTML
2 50 (8.31%) RESTful
3 48 (7.97%) Middleware
4 40 (6.64%) Spring
5 39 (6.48%) Node.js
6 38 (6.31%) .NET
7 35 (5.81%) JSON
7 35 (5.81%) LAMP
8 33 (5.48%) CSS
8 33 (5.48%) REST
9 32 (5.32%) XML
10 27 (4.49%) RabbitMQ
11 24 (3.99%) Sensu
11 24 (3.99%) Servlets
12 21 (3.49%) Web Services
13 20 (3.32%) Hibernate
14 19 (3.16%) AngularJS
15 17 (2.82%) Dropwizard
16 16 (2.66%) Chai
17 15 (2.49%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.49%) Client/Server
3 20 (3.32%) Data Centre
4 13 (2.16%) Clustering
5 11 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.83%) User Experience
6 10 (1.66%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.50%) Replication
7 9 (1.50%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.33%) NHS
8 8 (1.33%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.00%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.00%) Cryptography
9 6 (1.00%) Social Media
10 5 (0.83%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.83%) Enterprise Cloud
10 5 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (0.83%) iSeries
11 4 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 201 (33.39%) Unix
2 163 (27.08%) Windows
3 106 (17.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 40 (6.64%) CentOS
5 36 (5.98%) Mac OS X
6 30 (4.98%) Ubuntu
7 23 (3.82%) Solaris
8 22 (3.65%) CoreOS
9 21 (3.49%) SUSE
9 21 (3.49%) Windows Server
10 20 (3.32%) AIX
11 15 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (1.33%) HPUX
15 7 (1.16%) zOS
16 6 (1.00%) Debian
16 6 (1.00%) Mac OS
16 6 (1.00%) OpenVMS
17 5 (0.83%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (39.20%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (37.71%) DevOps
3 108 (17.94%) Configuration Management
4 107 (17.77%) Continuous Integration
5 88 (14.62%) Open Source
6 68 (11.30%) TDD
7 59 (9.80%) Scrum
8 38 (6.31%) OO
9 36 (5.98%) Microservices
10 35 (5.81%) Web Development
11 34 (5.65%) BDD
12 32 (5.32%) Software Engineering
13 31 (5.15%) ITIL
14 29 (4.82%) High Availability
15 25 (4.15%) Performance Tuning
15 25 (4.15%) Responsive Web Design
15 25 (4.15%) Web Design
15 25 (4.15%) Web Operations
16 24 (3.99%) Load Balancing
17 23 (3.82%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 204 (33.89%) Java
2 131 (21.76%) SQL
3 123 (20.43%) Python
4 121 (20.10%) Ruby
5 94 (15.61%) Bash Shell
6 90 (14.95%) JavaScript
7 80 (13.29%) Perl
8 54 (8.97%) PHP
9 31 (5.15%) Shell Script
10 25 (4.15%) Go
10 25 (4.15%) PowerShell
11 20 (3.32%) C++
12 19 (3.16%) PL/SQL
12 19 (3.16%) Scala
13 15 (2.49%) PHP 5
14 12 (1.99%) C#
14 12 (1.99%) Groovy
15 6 (1.00%) Erlang
16 5 (0.83%) R
17 3 (0.50%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 78 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 50 (8.31%) SC Cleared
3 25 (4.15%) BPSS Clearance
4 21 (3.49%) Degree
5 11 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (1.66%) CCNP
7 8 (1.33%) SAS Certification
8 5 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.66%) BC Cleared
9 4 (0.66%) GCIH
9 4 (0.66%) GSEC
10 3 (0.50%) CCIE
10 3 (0.50%) ISEB
10 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.33%) CCDE
11 2 (0.33%) CCNA
11 2 (0.33%) CCSP
11 2 (0.33%) CISSP
11 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.65%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (0.50%) QA
3 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (14.12%) Docker
2 74 (12.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (4.32%) vSphere
4 24 (3.99%) etcd
4 24 (3.99%) flannel
5 21 (3.49%) Ceph
5 21 (3.49%) GlusterFS
5 21 (3.49%) Xen
6 14 (2.33%) KVM
7 13 (2.16%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (1.83%) Active Directory
8 11 (1.83%) Hyper-V
8 11 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (1.66%) VMware ESX
10 9 (1.50%) VMware Server
11 8 (1.33%) NFS
12 7 (1.16%) SRDF
13 5 (0.83%) vCloud
13 5 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 5 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 206 (34.22%) Puppet
2 119 (19.77%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (11.13%) Ansible
4 32 (5.32%) Graphite
5 29 (4.82%) logstash
6 26 (4.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 26 (4.32%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 25 (4.15%) Kubernetes
8 22 (3.65%) HAProxy
8 22 (3.65%) rkt
9 20 (3.32%) Salt
10 16 (2.66%) Nagios
11 12 (1.99%) ZABBIX
12 11 (1.83%) Grafana
13 9 (1.50%) Oracle RMAN
14 8 (1.33%) Cacti
14 8 (1.33%) Control-M
14 8 (1.33%) Kibana
14 8 (1.33%) Mesos
15 7 (1.16%) Opsview
Vendors
1 119 (19.77%) VMware
2 117 (19.44%) Red Hat
3 90 (14.95%) Oracle
4 47 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 37 (6.15%) Cisco
6 31 (5.15%) IBM
7 28 (4.65%) Atlassian
8 22 (3.65%) EMC
9 21 (3.49%) Google
9 21 (3.49%) HP
10 19 (3.16%) Splunk
11 17 (2.82%) F5
12 16 (2.66%) Zend
13 14 (2.33%) Sybase
14 13 (2.16%) Intel
15 12 (1.99%) NetApp
16 10 (1.66%) Teradata
16 10 (1.66%) TIBCO
17 9 (1.50%) Veritas
18 7 (1.16%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £320 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago