Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 124 114
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 +22
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 43 16 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.32% 0.55% 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.03% 3.13% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 10 23
Manchester median daily rate £475 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £390 £291 £297
90th Percentile £555 £575 £500
North West median daily rate £475 £525 £405
% change year-on-year -9.52% +29.63% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £28.50
North West median hourly rate - - £28.50

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 612 511 733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.84% 17.72% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 313 430
Manchester median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £151 £163 £178
90th Percentile £563 £525 £500
North West median daily rate £380 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 39 37
Manchester median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.26% +6.90% +7.41%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.75 £10.70
90th Percentile £38.75 £40.75 £34.16
North West median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -4.69% +18.52% -6.90%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 19 August 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (74.42%) Python
2 32 (74.42%) Bash Shell
2 32 (74.42%) Puppet
3 31 (72.09%) DevOps
4 23 (53.49%) Terraform
5 21 (48.84%) Ruby
6 20 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (39.53%) Git (software)
8 17 (39.53%) Ansible
8 17 (39.53%) Deployment Automation
9 16 (37.21%) CentOS
10 15 (34.88%) Jenkins
10 15 (34.88%) Configuration Management
11 14 (32.56%) PHP
12 13 (30.23%) Red Hat
13 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (27.91%) Greenfield Project
14 10 (23.26%) Microservices
15 9 (20.93%) Shell Script
16 8 (18.60%) Docker
16 8 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
16 8 (18.60%) SFIA
17 7 (16.28%) Test Automation
17 7 (16.28%) Windows
17 7 (16.28%) Perl
17 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
18 6 (13.95%) Open Source
18 6 (13.95%) Kubernetes

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 4 (9.30%) Confluence
2 3 (6.98%) nginx
3 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (46.51%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.30%) Slack
4 3 (6.98%) IaaS
4 3 (6.98%) PaaS
5 2 (4.65%) Office 365
5 2 (4.65%) SaaS
6 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
1 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) Network Security
2 1 (2.33%) VLAN
2 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
1 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.33%) Blockchain
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Git (software)
2 15 (34.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.30%) JIRA
3 4 (9.30%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (6.98%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.65%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (32.56%) AWS DevOps
2 14 (32.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 14 (32.56%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (25.58%) Consultant
4 10 (23.26%) Cloud Consultant
5 7 (16.28%) AWS Consultant
5 7 (16.28%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) DevOps Consultant
5 7 (16.28%) Platform Engineer
5 7 (16.28%) Senior DevOps
5 7 (16.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Senior DevOps Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Node.js
2 2 (4.65%) REST
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) JSON
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (9.30%) Public Cloud
3 3 (6.98%) Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.65%) Social Media
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 16 (37.21%) CentOS
3 7 (16.28%) Windows
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.30%) Ubuntu
6 3 (6.98%) Debian
6 3 (6.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) DevOps
2 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (39.53%) Deployment Automation
4 15 (34.88%) Configuration Management
5 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (23.26%) Microservices
7 8 (18.60%) SFIA
8 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
8 7 (16.28%) Test Automation
9 6 (13.95%) Open Source
10 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
11 4 (9.30%) Coaching
11 4 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
12 3 (6.98%) Continuous Deployment
12 3 (6.98%) ITIL
12 3 (6.98%) Static Code Analysis
12 3 (6.98%) User Stories
13 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
13 2 (4.65%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) Bash Shell
1 32 (74.42%) Python
2 21 (48.84%) Ruby
3 14 (32.56%) PHP
4 9 (20.93%) Shell Script
5 7 (16.28%) Perl
6 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.98%) SQL
9 2 (4.65%) Java
10 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) CCDP
2 1 (2.33%) CCNP
2 1 (2.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.33%) CISM
2 1 (2.33%) CISSP
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Docker
2 2 (4.65%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (74.42%) Puppet
2 23 (53.49%) Terraform
3 17 (39.53%) Ansible
4 8 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (13.95%) Kubernetes
6 2 (4.65%) AirWatch
6 2 (4.65%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Red Hat
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) Splunk
4 3 (6.98%) SaltStack
5 2 (4.65%) Apple
5 2 (4.65%) BMC
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) Remedy
6 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds