The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Red Hat, Inc.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Red Hat
Rank 62 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 40 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.57% 1.49% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 7.41% 3.40% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 18 1
Average daily rate £438 £370 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.24% +29.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Red Hat
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
540 589 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.64% 43.96% 43.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 395 349
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 14
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.60 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.05% -2.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £11.86 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £35.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Red Hat across the Leeds region.

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat across the Leeds region.

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat.

1 78 (95.12%) Linux
2 51 (62.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 38 (46.34%) VMware
4 37 (45.12%) Bash Shell
5 36 (43.90%) Puppet
6 35 (42.68%) DevOps
7 29 (35.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (35.37%) Perl
8 26 (31.71%) Cisco
9 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (26.83%) Python
11 20 (24.39%) Opscode Chef
11 20 (24.39%) HP
12 17 (20.73%) Windows
12 17 (20.73%) Jenkins
13 16 (19.51%) JIRA
13 16 (19.51%) Java
13 16 (19.51%) Oracle
13 16 (19.51%) Shell Script
13 16 (19.51%) Games
14 14 (17.07%) MySQL
14 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
14 14 (17.07%) vSphere
14 14 (17.07%) High Availability
15 13 (15.85%) Data Centre
15 13 (15.85%) Ruby
15 13 (15.85%) Unix
15 13 (15.85%) Informix
16 12 (14.63%) VMware ESX
16 12 (14.63%) Maven

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Red Hat also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Red Hat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (14.63%) Confluence
2 11 (13.41%) OpenStack
3 8 (9.76%) Apache
4 4 (4.88%) JBoss
5 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.44%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) IaaS
3 1 (1.22%) PaaS
3 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.41%) SAN
2 9 (10.98%) DNS
3 8 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (8.54%) Firewall
4 7 (8.54%) FWSM
4 7 (8.54%) Internet
5 5 (6.10%) BGP
5 5 (6.10%) EIGRP
5 5 (6.10%) MPLS
5 5 (6.10%) OSPF
6 4 (4.88%) HSRP
6 4 (4.88%) NAS
6 4 (4.88%) VPN
6 4 (4.88%) VRRP
7 3 (3.66%) SSH
8 1 (1.22%) DHCP
8 1 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.22%) LAN
8 1 (1.22%) VXLAN
8 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) MySQL
2 13 (15.85%) Informix
3 10 (12.20%) RDBMS
3 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.32%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.88%) DB2
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
6 3 (3.66%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.44%) Big Data
7 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.44%) Redis
8 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (20.73%) Jenkins
2 16 (19.51%) JIRA
3 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
4 12 (14.63%) Maven
4 12 (14.63%) Selenium
5 11 (13.41%) Ant
5 11 (13.41%) Appium
5 11 (13.41%) Mocha
5 11 (13.41%) SonarQube
6 4 (4.88%) Subversion
7 3 (3.66%) Hudson
8 2 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.22%) JUnit
9 1 (1.22%) MSI
9 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (19.51%) Games
2 7 (8.54%) Finance
3 5 (6.10%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Billing
4 1 (1.22%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (21.95%) Developer
2 18 (21.95%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (9.76%) Administrator
3 8 (9.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 8 (9.76%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.32%) Architect
5 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (7.32%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (7.32%) Ruby Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) Java Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Support Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Design Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Design Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) YAML
2 6 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (3.66%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (3.66%) Kafka
3 3 (3.66%) LAMP
4 2 (2.44%) ELK Stack
4 2 (2.44%) Middleware
5 1 (1.22%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.54%) Clustering
2 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (6.10%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.88%) IBM XIV
5 3 (3.66%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.44%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) Replication
7 1 (1.22%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 78 (95.12%) Linux
2 51 (62.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (20.73%) Windows
4 13 (15.85%) Unix
5 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.66%) CentOS
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) DevOps
2 24 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.07%) High Availability
4 10 (12.20%) Change Management
5 9 (10.98%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (10.98%) ITIL
5 9 (10.98%) Open Source
6 7 (8.54%) Project Management
6 7 (8.54%) Scrum
6 7 (8.54%) TDD
7 5 (6.10%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.88%) Information Security
8 4 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.88%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (3.66%) Change Control
9 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.66%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.66%) Microservices
9 3 (3.66%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.12%) Bash Shell
2 29 (35.37%) Perl
3 22 (26.83%) Python
4 16 (19.51%) Java
4 16 (19.51%) Shell Script
5 13 (15.85%) Ruby
6 11 (13.41%) C#
7 9 (10.98%) SQL
8 3 (3.66%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) CCNP
1 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.32%) Degree
3 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) CCIE
4 3 (3.66%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.44%) CCDE
5 2 (2.44%) CCSP
5 2 (2.44%) CISSP
6 1 (1.22%) CCNA
6 1 (1.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 29 (35.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (17.07%) vSphere
3 12 (14.63%) VMware ESX
4 6 (7.32%) vCloud
5 5 (6.10%) Docker
6 2 (2.44%) Firmware
6 2 (2.44%) KVM
6 2 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.44%) Xen
7 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.22%) NFS
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 36 (43.90%) Puppet
2 20 (24.39%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (12.20%) Graphite
3 10 (12.20%) Nagios
3 10 (12.20%) Opsview
4 9 (10.98%) Salt
5 8 (9.76%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (6.10%) Cacti
7 4 (4.88%) collectd
7 4 (4.88%) NetBackup
7 4 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (3.66%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (2.44%) Ansible
9 2 (2.44%) Grafana
9 2 (2.44%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 2 (2.44%) Icinga
9 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (1.22%) FortiGate
10 1 (1.22%) HP SIM
10 1 (1.22%) Mesos
Vendors
1 38 (46.34%) VMware
2 26 (31.71%) Cisco
3 20 (24.39%) HP
4 16 (19.51%) Oracle
5 12 (14.63%) F5
6 11 (13.41%) Atlassian
7 8 (9.76%) BMC
8 7 (8.54%) Veritas
9 5 (6.10%) Splunk
9 5 (6.10%) Symantec
10 4 (4.88%) IBM
10 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
10 4 (4.88%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.88%) Sybase
11 3 (3.66%) NetApp
11 3 (3.66%) Qualys
11 3 (3.66%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.44%) EMC
12 2 (2.44%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.44%) Palo Alto
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