Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 6 months to 12 November 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.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 107 108
Rank change year-on-year -27 +1 +32
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 18 33 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.58% 1.13% 1.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.83% 5.84% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 35
Manchester median daily rate £444 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.32% +22.22% +9.76%
10th Percentile £293 £385 £332
90th Percentile £596 £586 £525
North West median daily rate £450 £535 £425
% change year-on-year -15.89% +25.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Manchester median hourly rate - £40.25 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.77% -
North West median hourly rate - £40.25 £31.75
% change year-on-year - +26.77% -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 635 565 769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.50% 19.36% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 338 516
Manchester median daily rate £365 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £130 £139 £203
90th Percentile £525 £538 £516
North West median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 52 38
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £17.43 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.74% +17.18% +10.19%
10th Percentile £11.05 £11.35 £9.95
90th Percentile £33.50 £41.83 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £14.42
% change year-on-year +0.40% +20.87% -6.24%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Manchester

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Manchester

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Manchester over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Manchester

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Manchester

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 2 £588 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) DevOps
3 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 9 (50.00%) Python
4 9 (50.00%) Puppet
4 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (38.89%) Ansible
6 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
6 7 (38.89%) CentOS
7 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 6 (33.33%) Docker
7 6 (33.33%) Terraform
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
9 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (22.22%) Microservices
9 4 (22.22%) SFIA
10 3 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
10 3 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 3 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (16.67%) Kubernetes
10 3 (16.67%) Open Source
10 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (11.11%) Confluence
1 2 (11.11%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
3 2 (11.11%) IaaS
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
3 2 (11.11%) Route 53
3 2 (11.11%) SaaS
3 2 (11.11%) Slack
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (5.56%) CloudFront
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.56%) Serverless
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.56%) Blockchain
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) SonarQube
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Node.js
1 2 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Spring Integration
2 1 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) XSL
2 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) CentOS
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) Debian
6 1 (5.56%) HPUX
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
6 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 4 (22.22%) Microservices
3 4 (22.22%) SFIA
4 3 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Open Source
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Statistics
5 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
2 9 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (38.89%) Shell Script
4 3 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Puppet
2 7 (38.89%) Ansible
3 6 (33.33%) Terraform
4 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (16.67%) Kubernetes
6 2 (11.11%) BladeLogic
7 1 (5.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) BMC
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) CyberArk
5 1 (5.56%) Remedy
5 1 (5.56%) SaltStack
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds