Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 102 83
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19 +22
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 42 42 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.76% 1.86% 2.56%
As % of the Vendors category 5.12% 4.65% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 48 57
Leeds median daily rate £425 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £326 £393 £362
90th Percentile £601 £645 £510
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 821 903 984
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 34.47% 39.99% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 580 644
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £302 £257 £252
90th Percentile £575 £556 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 26
Leeds median hourly rate £17.25 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.88% +220.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.53 £10.60 £10.10
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £30.38
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.20 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.75% +9.23% -7.14%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (88.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (45.24%) Puppet
4 19 (45.24%) Jenkins
5 18 (42.86%) VMware
6 17 (40.48%) Git (software)
7 16 (38.10%) Windows
8 15 (35.71%) Windows Server
9 14 (33.33%) DevOps
10 12 (28.57%) Ansible
11 11 (26.19%) Docker
12 9 (21.43%) Java
12 9 (21.43%) Unix
12 9 (21.43%) Ruby
12 9 (21.43%) Atlassian
13 8 (19.05%) Python
13 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
14 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
14 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 7 (16.67%) Firewall
14 7 (16.67%) CentOS
14 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (14.29%) Oracle
15 6 (14.29%) Perl
15 6 (14.29%) Kafka
15 6 (14.29%) Private Cloud
15 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell

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 3 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.90%) Office 365
4 3 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (7.14%) Amazon S3
4 3 (7.14%) Route 53
5 2 (4.76%) PaaS
6 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Firewall
2 5 (11.90%) DNS
3 2 (4.76%) DHCP
3 2 (4.76%) HTTP
3 2 (4.76%) LAN
3 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) Broadband
4 1 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (2.38%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (4.76%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (4.76%) Redis
2 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Jenkins
2 17 (40.48%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.76%) JIRA
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.76%) ProC
4 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (11.90%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Back Office
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.38%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Administrator
3 5 (11.90%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Technical Manager
4 4 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Implementation Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Server Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Implementation Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) Kafka
2 3 (7.14%) Middleware
3 2 (4.76%) J2EE
3 2 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (4.76%) OC4J
4 1 (2.38%) .NET
4 1 (2.38%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.38%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.38%) Node.js
4 1 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.38%) REST
4 1 (2.38%) Spring
4 1 (2.38%) Spring Batch
4 1 (2.38%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.38%) Spring Security
4 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 4 (9.52%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (100.00%) Linux
2 37 (88.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (38.10%) Windows
4 15 (35.71%) Windows Server
5 9 (21.43%) Unix
6 7 (16.67%) CentOS
7 5 (11.90%) Windows 10
7 5 (11.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.14%) AIX
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (4.76%) Solaris
10 1 (2.38%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) DevOps
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.52%) High Availability
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (7.14%) Open Source
5 3 (7.14%) Server Building
6 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) IT Strategy
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL
6 2 (4.76%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
6 2 (4.76%) Server Patching
6 2 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (2.38%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Java
1 9 (21.43%) Ruby
2 8 (19.05%) Python
3 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 6 (14.29%) Perl
4 5 (11.90%) Go
4 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
4 5 (11.90%) SQL
5 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.76%) C
6 2 (4.76%) Groovy
7 1 (2.38%) C#
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) CCA
2 2 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.76%) MCITP
2 2 (4.76%) MCSE
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Docker
2 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.76%) XenApp
5 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.76%) XenServer
6 1 (2.38%) Firmware
6 1 (2.38%) PowerHA
6 1 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 19 (45.24%) Puppet
2 12 (28.57%) Ansible
3 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (11.90%) Terraform
5 2 (4.76%) Data Guard
5 2 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (4.76%) HP SIM
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (4.76%) SCCM
5 2 (4.76%) SCOM
5 2 (4.76%) WSUS
6 1 (2.38%) Grafana
6 1 (2.38%) Graylog
6 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.38%) Packer
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) VMware
2 9 (21.43%) Atlassian
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle
5 5 (11.90%) Cisco
5 5 (11.90%) F5
6 4 (9.52%) IBM
7 2 (4.76%) Citrix
7 2 (4.76%) Dell
7 2 (4.76%) HP
7 2 (4.76%) McAfee
7 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.38%) CyberArk
8 1 (2.38%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (2.38%) Veritas