Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Linux Engineer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 45 50
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Linux Engineer 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.88% 0.71% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.73% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
North Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £475 £275 £366
90th Percentile £525 £325 £425
Yorkshire median daily rate £535 £500 £406
% change year-on-year +7.00% +23.08% +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in North Yorkshire with a recognized job title 331 411 452
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.35% 97.16% 96.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 241 270
North Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.57% -
10th Percentile £113 £150 £200
90th Percentile £488 £475 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 40 40
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £14.48 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.49% +16.54% -7.96%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.98 £10.50
90th Percentile £22.08 £26.20 £39.55
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +1.43% +2.98% +0.70%

Linux Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Linux Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Linux Engineer in North Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux Engineer in North Yorkshire

Linux Engineer
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Linux Engineer within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesbrough - 3 £500 - 1
Linux Engineer
Yorkshire

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Linux Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North Yorkshire region featuring Linux Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Fedora
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) RSpec
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Planning Poker
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) logstash
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Kibana

Linux Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 3 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) RSpec
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Fedora
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) Planning Poker
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Kibana
1 3 (100.00%) logstash
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform