Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 17 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 27 16
Rank change year-on-year -7 -11 +20
Contract jobs citing Linux 6 22 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.72% 5.15% 8.72%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.98% 17.19% 34.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 31
North Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +29.03% -4.62%
10th Percentile £317 £235 £250
90th Percentile £525 £503 £425
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £440 £411
% change year-on-year +2.33% +6.93% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 - £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £46.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year -24.32% +36.03% +4.62%

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 86 128 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 24.64% 29.98% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 80 52
North Yorkshire median daily rate £200 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% - -4.00%
10th Percentile £109 £108 £115
90th Percentile £488 £450 £401
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 25
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.75 £13.96 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +26.89% -18.52%
10th Percentile £10.68 £12.01 £10.50
90th Percentile £16.58 £15.05 £32.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.48 £12.50
% change year-on-year -13.67% +15.84% -3.85%

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Linux in North Yorkshire

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in North Yorkshire

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in North Yorkshire

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in North Yorkshire

Linux
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 within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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 - 4 £500 - 2
York +3 1 - - 2
Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) JMeter
2 3 (50.00%) Fedora
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) RSpec
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Planning Poker
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
2 3 (50.00%) logstash
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Kibana
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices

Linux
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 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) JMeter
1 3 (50.00%) RSpec
1 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PHP WordPress Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (50.00%) Node.js
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) CentOS
1 3 (50.00%) Fedora
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Microservices
1 3 (50.00%) Planning Poker
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
1 3 (50.00%) Kibana
1 3 (50.00%) logstash
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Darktrace