Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Linux over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Linux
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 30 40
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10 -10
Contract jobs citing Linux 4 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.01% 4.53% 3.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.33% 25.93% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 19
Bradford median daily rate £300 £365 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.81% +17.74% +12.73%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Bradford median hourly rate - - £40.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%

Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bradford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 30 54 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 15.08% 17.48% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 25
Bradford median daily rate £300 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.53% +7.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £203 £350 £293
90th Percentile £340 £495 £444
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 23
Bradford median hourly rate £12.00 £11.75 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.13% -25.91% +37.91%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.35 £10.60
90th Percentile £19.60 £18.58 £36.53
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year -3.85% +1.96% +6.25%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Linux in Bradford

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Linux in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in Bradford

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in Bradford

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Linux.

1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) HPUX
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) PHP 7
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) PHP 5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) HPUX
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) PHP 5
1 1 (25.00%) PHP 7
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat