Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 69 109
Rank change year-on-year -29 +40 -36
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 22 88 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.16% 3.47% 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.91% 10.50% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 72 33
Leeds median daily rate £506 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.54% -6.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £394 £307 £369
90th Percentile £675 £549 £645
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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 756 838 761
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 39.73% 33.02% 35.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 534 468
Leeds median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £238 £275 £282
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 35 12
Leeds median hourly rate £16.05 £25.00 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.79% +76.06% +9.23%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.65
90th Percentile £30.52 £40.00 £25.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.41 £14.20
% change year-on-year -8.10% +22.61% +5.19%

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019, 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 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 13 (59.09%) DevOps
3 10 (45.45%) OpenShift
3 10 (45.45%) Ansible
3 10 (45.45%) Docker
3 10 (45.45%) Kubernetes
3 10 (45.45%) Continuous Deployment
4 9 (40.91%) OpenStack
4 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (36.36%) High Availability
5 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (36.36%) Private Cloud
6 6 (27.27%) Solaris
6 6 (27.27%) Unix
7 4 (18.18%) SOAP
7 4 (18.18%) VMware
7 4 (18.18%) REST
8 3 (13.64%) Node.js
8 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (13.64%) Puppet
8 3 (13.64%) SMTP
8 3 (13.64%) DNS
9 2 (9.09%) SSL
9 2 (9.09%) IBM
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.09%) SAN
9 2 (9.09%) BMC
9 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management

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 9 (40.91%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) OpenShift
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) SMTP
2 2 (9.09%) FTP
2 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) NAS
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) SSH
2 2 (9.09%) SSL
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) IOS XR
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Hudson
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
1 6 (27.27%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Site Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) REST
1 4 (18.18%) SOAP
2 3 (13.64%) Node.js
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
3 2 (9.09%) Apache CXF
3 2 (9.09%) Chai
3 2 (9.09%) GraphQL
3 2 (9.09%) LDAP
3 2 (9.09%) Spring
3 2 (9.09%) Spring Boot
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Private Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Solaris
3 6 (27.27%) Unix
4 2 (9.09%) AIX
4 2 (9.09%) CentOS
4 2 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.55%) Debian
5 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) DevOps
2 10 (45.45%) Continuous Deployment
3 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (36.36%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) Data Security
5 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Microservices
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
6 1 (4.55%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Python
1 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) Go
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) OCP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.55%) RHCE
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Docker
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Postfix
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Ansible
1 10 (45.45%) Kubernetes
2 3 (13.64%) Puppet
3 2 (9.09%) Terraform
4 1 (4.55%) Nagios
4 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.55%) Packer
4 1 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) BMC
2 2 (9.09%) IBM
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.55%) Hortonworks
3 1 (4.55%) Infoblox
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas