The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Linux Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Linux Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Linux Engineer
Rank - 144 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Linux Engineer 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Senior 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
2818 2777 2390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.95% 95.30% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1933 1742 1511
Average daily rate £400 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
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 average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 127 123
Average hourly rate £13.35 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.41 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Senior Linux Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Linux Engineer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Linux Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Linux Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Linux Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Linux Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Linux Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Opsview
2 1 (50.00%) Graphite
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Cacti
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat

Senior Linux Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior Linux Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Linux Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Opsview
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds