Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 112 64
Rank change year-on-year +50 -48 +19
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 102 23 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.03% 1.09% 3.14%
As % of the Vendors category 11.47% 3.01% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 18 79
Leeds median daily rate £420 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £365 £363
90th Percentile £539 £500 £516
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate £32.50 - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.50 - -

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 889 763 1,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.14% 36.25% 34.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 481 679
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £254 £263 £288
90th Percentile £550 £538 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 15 25
Leeds median hourly rate £38.75 £14.20 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +172.89% +9.23% -4.38%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.60 £9.70
90th Percentile £40.10 £25.68 £22.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.38 £13.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% -4.81% -6.27%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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.

1 101 (99.02%) Linux
2 94 (92.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 70 (68.63%) Puppet
4 56 (54.90%) Jenkins
5 55 (53.92%) Git (software)
6 47 (46.08%) Java
7 41 (40.20%) Docker
8 39 (38.24%) MySQL
9 36 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
9 36 (35.29%) Software Engineering
9 36 (35.29%) MongoDB
10 35 (34.31%) Node.js
10 35 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (34.31%) TDD
10 35 (34.31%) Open Source
10 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
10 35 (34.31%) JUnit
11 34 (33.33%) SQL
12 33 (32.35%) Scrum
12 33 (32.35%) Kanban
12 33 (32.35%) REST
12 33 (32.35%) NoSQL
12 33 (32.35%) Microservices
13 32 (31.37%) Slack
13 32 (31.37%) JIRA
13 32 (31.37%) Cucumber
13 32 (31.37%) Confluence
13 32 (31.37%) Test Automation
14 31 (30.39%) BDD
15 30 (29.41%) SFIA

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 32 (31.37%) Confluence
2 12 (11.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.98%) Jetty
3 1 (0.98%) Mongrel
3 1 (0.98%) nginx
3 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 32 (31.37%) Slack
2 19 (18.63%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.88%) IaaS
4 6 (5.88%) PaaS
4 6 (5.88%) SaaS
5 3 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.98%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) DHCP
1 2 (1.96%) DNS
1 2 (1.96%) Firewall
1 2 (1.96%) LAN
1 2 (1.96%) NAS
1 2 (1.96%) SAN
1 2 (1.96%) SMS
1 2 (1.96%) VPN
1 2 (1.96%) WAN
2 1 (0.98%) FTP
2 1 (0.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) IPsec
2 1 (0.98%) SNMP
2 1 (0.98%) SSL
2 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (38.24%) MySQL
2 36 (35.29%) MongoDB
2 36 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (32.35%) NoSQL
4 29 (28.43%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (10.78%) Apache Hive
5 11 (10.78%) Big Data
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 56 (54.90%) Jenkins
2 55 (53.92%) Git (software)
3 35 (34.31%) JUnit
4 32 (31.37%) Cucumber
4 32 (31.37%) JIRA
5 29 (28.43%) Jasmine
6 11 (10.78%) Artifactory
7 8 (7.84%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.98%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.98%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (6.86%) Finance
2 1 (0.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (25.49%) Software Engineer
2 19 (18.63%) Cloud Engineer
2 19 (18.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (12.75%) JavaScript Engineer
6 10 (9.80%) Developer
7 9 (8.82%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Java Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Java Software Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.90%) Windows Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Implementation Specialist
10 4 (3.92%) Linux Specialist
10 4 (3.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.94%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (34.31%) Node.js
2 33 (32.35%) REST
3 11 (10.78%) ActiveMQ
3 11 (10.78%) Kafka
3 11 (10.78%) RabbitMQ
3 11 (10.78%) Spring
3 11 (10.78%) Spring Batch
3 11 (10.78%) Spring Boot
3 11 (10.78%) Spring Security
4 6 (5.88%) Web Services
5 4 (3.92%) Middleware
6 1 (0.98%) .NET
6 1 (0.98%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.98%) J2EE
6 1 (0.98%) OAuth
6 1 (0.98%) OpenID
6 1 (0.98%) SAML
6 1 (0.98%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.88%) Clustering
1 6 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.96%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.98%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 101 (99.02%) Linux
2 94 (92.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (14.71%) CentOS
4 7 (6.86%) Windows
5 6 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.92%) SUSE
6 4 (3.92%) Unix
6 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.94%) Debian
7 3 (2.94%) Solaris
8 2 (1.96%) AIX
8 2 (1.96%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 35 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (34.31%) Open Source
2 35 (34.31%) TDD
3 33 (32.35%) Kanban
3 33 (32.35%) Microservices
3 33 (32.35%) Scrum
4 32 (31.37%) Test Automation
5 31 (30.39%) BDD
6 30 (29.41%) SFIA
7 25 (24.51%) Coaching
7 25 (24.51%) Mentoring
8 22 (21.57%) DevOps
9 18 (17.65%) Integration Testing
10 17 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 17 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (12.75%) SDLC
12 12 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (10.78%) User Stories
14 6 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 47 (46.08%) Java
2 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
3 34 (33.33%) SQL
4 14 (13.73%) Bash Shell
4 14 (13.73%) Python
5 12 (11.76%) PHP
6 11 (10.78%) Ruby
7 4 (3.92%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.96%) C
9 1 (0.98%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (40.20%) Docker
2 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.92%) KVM
3 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.98%) Xen
Systems Management
1 70 (68.63%) Puppet
2 14 (13.73%) Ansible
3 13 (12.75%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (11.76%) Terraform
5 11 (10.78%) Grafana
5 11 (10.78%) Graylog
6 8 (7.84%) Salt
7 6 (5.88%) Marathon
7 6 (5.88%) Mesos
8 2 (1.96%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.98%) Graphite
9 1 (0.98%) Opsview
9 1 (0.98%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.98%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (7.84%) Splunk
2 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.88%) Brocade
3 6 (5.88%) F5
4 5 (4.90%) Dell
4 5 (4.90%) HP
5 3 (2.94%) Google
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle
6 2 (1.96%) VMware