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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Linux
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 27 28 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12  
Contract jobs citing Linux 3 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.70% 5.24% 10.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.14% 19.30% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 18
Median daily rate £413 £350 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -12.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £355 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.88 £43.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% +19.44%  

Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 42 57 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 23.86% 27.14% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 34
Median daily rate £338 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 5
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.81 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.67% +6.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.99 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.50 £13.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire citing Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
Harrogate - 1 £325 -
Linux
Yorkshire

Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) STB

Linux
Top Related 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 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Calabash
1 1 (12.50%) Capybara
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Fiddler
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (12.50%) STB
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
2 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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