The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat
Rank 82 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 42 41 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.87% 2.43% 2.19%
As % of the Vendors category 4.50% 5.72% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 24
Average daily rate
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£406 £250 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -24.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £173 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £471 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £150.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +316.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+32.07% +32.50%
Red Hat
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
933 717 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 41.43% 42.58% 43.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 402 347
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.22% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 36 41
Average hourly rate £13.60 £10.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.47% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Red Hat
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Red Hat across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Red Hat Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Red Hat
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Red Hat Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Red Hat
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -33 37 £406 +62.50% 10
Bradford - 2 £400 -
Red Hat
Yorkshire

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 79 (98.75%) Linux
2 64 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 44 (55.00%) Windows
4 27 (33.75%) UNIX
5 21 (26.25%) Tomcat
5 21 (26.25%) Firewall
6 20 (25.00%) VMware
6 20 (25.00%) Java
6 20 (25.00%) Oracle
6 20 (25.00%) Cisco
7 19 (23.75%) Apache
7 19 (23.75%) SolarWinds
7 19 (23.75%) Puppet
7 19 (23.75%) Bash Shell
8 18 (22.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (22.50%) Oracle Database
9 17 (21.25%) PL/SQL
9 17 (21.25%) SQL
9 17 (21.25%) DevOps
10 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 15 (18.75%) E-Commerce
12 14 (17.50%) Shell Script
12 14 (17.50%) Migration
12 14 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (17.50%) Load Balancing
13 13 (16.25%) IBM
13 13 (16.25%) MySQL
14 12 (15.00%) Python
14 12 (15.00%) Node.js

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 21 (26.25%) Tomcat
2 19 (23.75%) Apache
3 12 (15.00%) Node.js
4 9 (11.25%) JBoss
5 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.25%) Confluence
6 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Project
1 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.25%) PaaS
1 1 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.25%) Firewall
2 11 (13.75%) SAN
3 10 (12.50%) MPLS
3 10 (12.50%) BGP
3 10 (12.50%) NAS
4 8 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (10.00%) WAN
5 5 (6.25%) VPN
5 5 (6.25%) DNS
5 5 (6.25%) OSPF
5 5 (6.25%) HSRP
5 5 (6.25%) EIGRP
5 5 (6.25%) VRRP
5 5 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.00%) Internet
7 3 (3.75%) FWSM
8 1 (1.25%) Wireless
8 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 18 (22.50%) Oracle Database
2 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (16.25%) MySQL
4 10 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (10.00%) Informix
6 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (8.75%) RDBMS
6 7 (8.75%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (8.75%) Data Mart
6 7 (8.75%) BODI
6 7 (8.75%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.75%) CouchDB
9 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.00%) JIRA
2 8 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.25%) FishEye
3 1 (1.25%) Selenium
3 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (5.00%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Games
3 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) DBA
2 11 (13.75%) Administrator
3 9 (11.25%) Architect
3 9 (11.25%) Oracle DBA
3 9 (11.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (8.75%) SQL DBA
4 7 (8.75%) UNIX Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Senior UNIX Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Middleware Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Environment Manager
8 3 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.75%) Java EE
2 6 (7.50%) Middleware
3 5 (6.25%) Web Services
4 3 (3.75%) J2EE
4 3 (3.75%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (3.75%) Kafka
5 1 (1.25%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.00%) IBM XIV
2 8 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (8.75%) Clustering
4 5 (6.25%) Smart Meter
5 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) DTV
6 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 79 (98.75%) Linux
2 64 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 44 (55.00%) Windows
4 27 (33.75%) UNIX
5 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.75%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (7.50%) CentOS
8 5 (6.25%) Ubuntu
8 5 (6.25%) Solaris
9 4 (5.00%) AIX
10 3 (3.75%) Debian
11 1 (1.25%) Fedora
11 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.25%) HPUX
11 1 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) DevOps
2 15 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 14 (17.50%) Migration
3 14 (17.50%) Load Balancing
4 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (11.25%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (11.25%) Project Management
5 7 (8.75%) ETL
5 7 (8.75%) Change Management
5 7 (8.75%) Build Automation
5 7 (8.75%) Data Management
6 6 (7.50%) ITIL
7 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.00%) Open Source
8 4 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.75%) Integration Testing
9 3 (3.75%) TDD
9 3 (3.75%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.00%) Java
2 19 (23.75%) Bash Shell
3 17 (21.25%) PL/SQL
3 17 (21.25%) SQL
4 14 (17.50%) Shell Script
5 12 (15.00%) Python
6 11 (13.75%) PHP
7 10 (12.50%) Perl
8 7 (8.75%) Korn
9 4 (5.00%) Ruby
10 2 (2.50%) C
10 2 (2.50%) C++
11 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) CCNP
1 5 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (5.00%) CCIE
2 4 (5.00%) CCSP
2 4 (5.00%) CISSP
3 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) CCNA
4 2 (2.50%) Degree
4 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) vSphere
2 10 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.75%) Docker
5 2 (2.50%) NFS
6 1 (1.25%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 19 (23.75%) Puppet
2 14 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (15.00%) Salt
3 12 (15.00%) Graphite
4 10 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (11.25%) Cacti
5 9 (11.25%) SolarWinds Orion
5 9 (11.25%) Nagios
5 9 (11.25%) Opsview
6 7 (8.75%) NetBackup
7 5 (6.25%) FortiGate
8 2 (2.50%) Ansible
8 2 (2.50%) vMotion
9 1 (1.25%) logstash
9 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.25%) yum
Vendors
1 20 (25.00%) Oracle
1 20 (25.00%) Cisco
1 20 (25.00%) VMware
2 19 (23.75%) SolarWinds
3 13 (16.25%) IBM
4 10 (12.50%) F5
5 7 (8.75%) Veritas
5 7 (8.75%) CheckPoint
6 6 (7.50%) Splunk
7 3 (3.75%) HP
8 2 (2.50%) Juniper
8 2 (2.50%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.25%) SAP
9 1 (1.25%) NetApp
9 1 (1.25%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.25%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.25%) Aruba