The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South 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 28 June 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 / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Contract jobs citing Linux 42 69 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 12.54% 15.61% 16.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 39.25% 61.06% 54.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 62 40
Median daily rate £475 £463 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +46.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £351 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £598 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £7.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 107 113 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 31.94% 25.57% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 91 66
Median daily rate £388 £450 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.88% +59.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 12
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.11% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £21.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South 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 South Yorkshire

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Linux in South Yorkshire

Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Linux in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Linux in South Yorkshire

Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Linux in South Yorkshire

Linux
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Sheffield -5 33 £475 +2.70% 13
Doncaster - 2 £358 - 1
Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Linux.

1 80 (65.04%) Git (software)
2 78 (63.41%) Java
3 75 (60.98%) Unix
4 71 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (55.28%) CSS
6 62 (50.41%) Mac OS X
6 62 (50.41%) TDD
7 61 (49.59%) JavaScript
8 54 (43.90%) Configuration Management
9 52 (42.28%) DevOps
10 51 (41.46%) Web Development
11 50 (40.65%) Python
12 48 (39.02%) Relational Database
13 47 (38.21%) Mentoring
13 47 (38.21%) Ruby
13 47 (38.21%) Continuous Integration
14 44 (35.77%) HTML
15 42 (34.15%) Line Management
16 41 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
17 35 (28.46%) BDD
18 34 (27.64%) User Experience
19 33 (26.83%) Web Services
20 31 (25.20%) HTTP
21 30 (24.39%) Security Cleared
21 30 (24.39%) Test Automation
21 30 (24.39%) Web Design
22 29 (23.58%) Responsive Web Design
23 27 (21.95%) REST
23 27 (21.95%) Front End Development
24 24 (19.51%) Prototyping

Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 7 (5.69%) Apache
2 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.44%) Confluence
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) DataSynapse
5 1 (0.81%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) JBoss
5 1 (0.81%) Liferay
5 1 (0.81%) nginx
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 11 (8.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.81%) Primavera
2 1 (0.81%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.32%) GitHub
2 5 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.81%) IaaS
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Office 365
3 1 (0.81%) PaaS
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (25.20%) HTTP
2 8 (6.50%) Firewall
2 8 (6.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.88%) SSL
4 5 (4.07%) DNS
5 4 (3.25%) Internet
6 3 (2.44%) SAN
7 2 (1.63%) DHCP
7 2 (1.63%) LAN
7 2 (1.63%) NAS
7 2 (1.63%) VPN
7 2 (1.63%) WAN
8 1 (0.81%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.81%) FCoE
8 1 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.81%) LDAP
8 1 (0.81%) Multicast
8 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (39.02%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.50%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.88%) MySQL
5 4 (3.25%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.25%) Redis
6 3 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.81%) Big Data
8 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.81%) HBase
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.81%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 80 (65.04%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.63%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.69%) Subversion
4 5 (4.07%) JIRA
4 5 (4.07%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (3.25%) git-flow
6 3 (2.44%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.44%) GoCD
6 3 (2.44%) Gradle
6 3 (2.44%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.44%) Maven
7 2 (1.63%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.63%) JUnit
7 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.81%) GitLab
8 1 (0.81%) Grunt
8 1 (0.81%) gulp
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.81%) Selenium
8 1 (0.81%) Spock
General
1 23 (18.70%) Finance
2 12 (9.76%) Electronics
2 12 (9.76%) Manufacturing
3 11 (8.94%) Marketing
3 11 (8.94%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.69%) Banking
5 2 (1.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (64.23%) Developer
2 50 (40.65%) Java Developer
3 31 (25.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 15 (12.20%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 12 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (5.69%) HTML Developer
8 5 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (4.07%) Lead Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Python Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Ruby Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.44%) Analyst
10 3 (2.44%) Architect
10 3 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
10 3 (2.44%) IT Analyst
10 3 (2.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (55.28%) CSS
2 44 (35.77%) HTML
3 33 (26.83%) Web Services
4 27 (21.95%) REST
5 16 (13.01%) React
6 8 (6.50%) Node.js
7 6 (4.88%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.07%) Middleware
8 5 (4.07%) Spring
8 5 (4.07%) XML
9 4 (3.25%) JSON
9 4 (3.25%) RESTful
10 3 (2.44%) J2EE
10 3 (2.44%) JMS
10 3 (2.44%) SOAP
11 2 (1.63%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (1.63%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.63%) jQuery
11 2 (1.63%) LAMP
11 2 (1.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (27.64%) User Experience
2 7 (5.69%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.63%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.81%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.81%) Fintech
6 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 75 (60.98%) Unix
2 62 (50.41%) Mac OS X
3 10 (8.13%) Windows
4 3 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.44%) Solaris
4 3 (2.44%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.44%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.63%) CoreOS
5 2 (1.63%) RancherOS
5 2 (1.63%) SUSE
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.81%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (57.72%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (50.41%) TDD
3 54 (43.90%) Configuration Management
4 52 (42.28%) DevOps
5 51 (41.46%) Web Development
6 47 (38.21%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (38.21%) Mentoring
7 42 (34.15%) Line Management
8 41 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 35 (28.46%) BDD
10 30 (24.39%) Test Automation
10 30 (24.39%) Web Design
11 29 (23.58%) Responsive Web Design
12 27 (21.95%) Front End Development
13 24 (19.51%) Prototyping
14 20 (16.26%) Data Visualisation
14 20 (16.26%) Visualisation
15 19 (15.45%) Rapid Prototyping
16 12 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
17 11 (8.94%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (63.41%) Java
2 61 (49.59%) JavaScript
3 50 (40.65%) Python
4 47 (38.21%) Ruby
5 12 (9.76%) Bash Shell
6 8 (6.50%) SQL
7 7 (5.69%) PHP
7 7 (5.69%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.63%) Go
8 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.63%) Scala
9 1 (0.81%) C++
9 1 (0.81%) ECMAScript
9 1 (0.81%) ES6
9 1 (0.81%) Korn
9 1 (0.81%) Perl
9 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.13%) CTC Cleared
4 9 (7.32%) BC Cleared
5 4 (3.25%) Degree
6 2 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.81%) MCSE
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.63%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) FATCA
System Software
1 9 (7.32%) Docker
2 4 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.63%) etcd
4 2 (1.63%) flannel
4 2 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.81%) KVM
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.81%) NFS
5 1 (0.81%) SRDF
5 1 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.81%) vSphere
5 1 (0.81%) Xen
5 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (12.20%) Puppet
2 11 (8.94%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.07%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 4 (3.25%) Cobbler
4 4 (3.25%) Salt
5 3 (2.44%) Ansible
6 2 (1.63%) Consul
6 2 (1.63%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.63%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.63%) Marathon
6 2 (1.63%) Mesos
6 2 (1.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (1.63%) Rancher
7 1 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.81%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.81%) SCCM
7 1 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.81%) Terraform
7 1 (0.81%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (8.94%) SAP
2 9 (7.32%) Oracle
3 5 (4.07%) IBM
3 5 (4.07%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.25%) Cisco
4 4 (3.25%) Splunk
4 4 (3.25%) VMware
5 3 (2.44%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.44%) MuleSoft
5 3 (2.44%) NetApp
6 2 (1.63%) EMC
6 2 (1.63%) HP
6 2 (1.63%) Veritas
7 1 (0.81%) Citrix
7 1 (0.81%) Dell
7 1 (0.81%) Intel
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.81%) Sybase
7 1 (0.81%) Symantec
7 1 (0.81%) TIBCO
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