Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 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.

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

Red Hat
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 103 71
Rank change year-on-year +18 -32 +25
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 48 32 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.02% 1.46% 3.05%
As % of the Vendors category 6.30% 3.82% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 67
Leeds median daily rate £419 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.10% +8.33% +13.21%
10th Percentile £314 £407 £363
90th Percentile £573 £645 £565
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -13.16% +5.56% +16.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £18.99 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 - -

Red Hat is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Leeds.

All Vendors
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 762 838 983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 32.12% 38.33% 35.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 515 636
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £302 £271 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 15 19
Leeds median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £10.84 £10.50 £10.20
90th Percentile £25.00 £27.68 £30.90
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £12.50 £14.13
% change year-on-year +22.40% -11.50% +0.89%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Leeds

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Leeds

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in Leeds

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 28 (58.33%) Puppet
4 23 (47.92%) Jenkins
5 20 (41.67%) Git (software)
6 18 (37.50%) Docker
6 18 (37.50%) DevOps
6 18 (37.50%) Java
7 16 (33.33%) Ansible
8 15 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (29.17%) Python
10 12 (25.00%) Windows
10 12 (25.00%) Configuration Management
10 12 (25.00%) Bash Shell
10 12 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
12 10 (20.83%) VMware
13 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
13 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
13 9 (18.75%) Unix
14 8 (16.67%) PHP
14 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (16.67%) CentOS
15 7 (14.58%) Kafka
15 7 (14.58%) Deployment Automation
15 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (14.58%) Ruby
15 7 (14.58%) Firewall
15 7 (14.58%) Active Directory

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
2 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) Jetty
3 1 (2.08%) Mongrel
3 1 (2.08%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.42%) Office 365
3 3 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.17%) PaaS
4 2 (4.17%) Route 53
4 2 (4.17%) Slack
5 1 (2.08%) Google App Engine
5 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) Firewall
2 6 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (6.25%) DHCP
3 3 (6.25%) HTTP
3 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.17%) LAN
4 2 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (2.08%) Broadband
5 1 (2.08%) FTP
5 1 (2.08%) IPsec
5 1 (2.08%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.08%) SAN
5 1 (2.08%) SMS
5 1 (2.08%) SSH
5 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.33%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.17%) Big Data
3 2 (4.17%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (2.08%) Redis
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) Jenkins
2 20 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) JIRA
3 3 (6.25%) JUnit
4 2 (4.17%) Artifactory
4 2 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.17%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.17%) ProC
4 2 (4.17%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.08%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (10.42%) Retail
2 2 (4.17%) Back Office
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Games
2 2 (4.17%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (10.42%) Technical Manager
3 4 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
3 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Technical Implementation Manager
4 3 (6.25%) Administrator
4 3 (6.25%) Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Linux Support
5 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.17%) Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Architect
5 2 (4.17%) DBA
5 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Kafka
2 3 (6.25%) J2EE
2 3 (6.25%) Middleware
2 3 (6.25%) Node.js
3 2 (4.17%) .NET
3 2 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (4.17%) OC4J
3 2 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (4.17%) REST
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.08%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.08%) Servlets
4 1 (2.08%) Spring
4 1 (2.08%) Spring Batch
4 1 (2.08%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.08%) Spring Security
4 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Linux
2 42 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (25.00%) Windows
4 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
5 9 (18.75%) Unix
6 8 (16.67%) CentOS
7 5 (10.42%) Windows 10
7 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (4.17%) AIX
10 1 (2.08%) Solaris
10 1 (2.08%) SUSE
10 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) DevOps
2 12 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (14.58%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (12.50%) Open Source
6 4 (8.33%) High Availability
6 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (6.25%) Break/Fix
7 3 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (6.25%) Kanban
7 3 (6.25%) Regression Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Scrum
7 3 (6.25%) Server Building
7 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) TDD
8 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) Java
2 14 (29.17%) Python
3 12 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 8 (16.67%) PHP
6 7 (14.58%) Ruby
7 5 (10.42%) Go
7 5 (10.42%) Perl
7 5 (10.42%) SQL
8 3 (6.25%) C
8 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.17%) Groovy
10 1 (2.08%) C#
10 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) CCA
1 2 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (4.17%) MCITP
1 2 (4.17%) MCSE
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (37.50%) Docker
2 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.17%) XenApp
4 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.17%) XenServer
5 1 (2.08%) Firmware
5 1 (2.08%) KVM
5 1 (2.08%) PowerHA
5 1 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (58.33%) Puppet
2 16 (33.33%) Ansible
3 12 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (12.50%) Salt
4 6 (12.50%) Terraform
5 2 (4.17%) Data Guard
5 2 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (4.17%) Grafana
5 2 (4.17%) Graylog
5 2 (4.17%) HP SIM
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (4.17%) SCCM
5 2 (4.17%) SCOM
5 2 (4.17%) WSUS
6 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) VMware
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco
3 5 (10.42%) F5
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle
4 4 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 4 (8.33%) IBM
5 3 (6.25%) Dell
5 3 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (4.17%) Citrix
6 2 (4.17%) McAfee
6 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.08%) CyberArk
7 1 (2.08%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (2.08%) Google
7 1 (2.08%) Veritas