Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 97 127
Rank change year-on-year +29 +30 -25
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 76 57 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.77% 1.91% 0.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.92% 8.68% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 38 14
Manchester median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +20.30%
10th Percentile £408 £320 £345
90th Percentile £575 £564 £450
North West median daily rate £433 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate £40.25 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% - -
North West median hourly rate £40.25 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -

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 546 657 740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.93% 21.99% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 451 373
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £157 £165 £180
90th Percentile £565 £530 £475
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 22 67
Manchester median hourly rate £21.00 £14.88 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.18% -2.46% +9.44%
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £41.30 £39.75 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +17.24%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Stockport -9 7 - -
Altrincham - 2 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 76 (100.00%) Linux
2 45 (59.21%) Puppet
2 45 (59.21%) DevOps
3 38 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 34 (44.74%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (44.74%) Bash Shell
4 34 (44.74%) Python
4 34 (44.74%) Ruby
5 30 (39.47%) Ansible
6 29 (38.16%) Amazon AWS
6 29 (38.16%) Java
7 27 (35.53%) Configuration Management
7 27 (35.53%) Git (software)
8 25 (32.89%) Jenkins
9 24 (31.58%) Docker
10 20 (26.32%) Terraform
11 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
13 15 (19.74%) CentOS
13 15 (19.74%) Apache
13 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
13 15 (19.74%) PHP
14 14 (18.42%) Test Automation
14 14 (18.42%) Sonatype Nexus
14 14 (18.42%) SQL
15 13 (17.11%) Perl
15 13 (17.11%) MongoDB
15 13 (17.11%) REST
15 13 (17.11%) Microservices

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 15 (19.74%) Apache
2 10 (13.16%) Tomcat
3 9 (11.84%) Confluence
3 9 (11.84%) JBoss
4 5 (6.58%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle Beehive
5 4 (5.26%) WildFly
6 2 (2.63%) nginx
7 1 (1.32%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.32%) IIS
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 29 (38.16%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.84%) PaaS
2 9 (11.84%) Slack
3 8 (10.53%) OpenShift
4 4 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (5.26%) Serverless
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.63%) IaaS
5 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Firewall
1 2 (2.63%) SAN
1 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.32%) DNS
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) Network Security
2 1 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.32%) SSH
2 1 (1.32%) SSL
2 1 (1.32%) VLAN
2 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (17.11%) MongoDB
3 11 (14.47%) MySQL
4 9 (11.84%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (5.26%) DB2
5 4 (5.26%) OLAP
5 4 (5.26%) OLTP
5 4 (5.26%) Star Schema
6 2 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (35.53%) Git (software)
2 25 (32.89%) Jenkins
3 14 (18.42%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (14.47%) Cucumber
5 10 (13.16%) JIRA
6 4 (5.26%) Liquibase
6 4 (5.26%) Selenium
7 2 (2.63%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.63%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.63%) JMeter
7 2 (2.63%) JUnit
7 2 (2.63%) Maven
General
1 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
1 2 (2.63%) Automotive
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (19.74%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) AWS DevOps
3 11 (14.47%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) DBA
7 5 (6.58%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Java Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) JavaScript Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Middleware Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) REST
2 9 (11.84%) Middleware
2 9 (11.84%) Node.js
3 7 (9.21%) JSON
4 6 (7.89%) Ajax
4 6 (7.89%) J2EE
4 6 (7.89%) jQuery
5 4 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.26%) SOAP
5 4 (5.26%) Web Services
5 4 (5.26%) XML
5 4 (5.26%) XSD
5 4 (5.26%) XSLT
6 2 (2.63%) .NET
7 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.32%) CSS
7 1 (1.32%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Public Cloud
2 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.32%) Clustering
3 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (19.74%) CentOS
3 8 (10.53%) Unix
4 3 (3.95%) Solaris
5 2 (2.63%) AIX
5 2 (2.63%) HPUX
5 2 (2.63%) Windows
6 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (59.21%) DevOps
2 27 (35.53%) Configuration Management
3 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 14 (18.42%) Test Automation
6 13 (17.11%) Microservices
7 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 11 (14.47%) Open Source
9 10 (13.16%) Coaching
9 10 (13.16%) SFIA
9 10 (13.16%) TDD
10 9 (11.84%) BDD
10 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (11.84%) Scrum
10 9 (11.84%) SDLC
11 6 (7.89%) Agile Project Management
11 6 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (7.89%) ITIL
11 6 (7.89%) Project Management
12 5 (6.58%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.74%) Bash Shell
1 34 (44.74%) Python
1 34 (44.74%) Ruby
2 29 (38.16%) Java
3 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.74%) PHP
4 14 (18.42%) SQL
5 13 (17.11%) Perl
6 5 (6.58%) Go
7 4 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.26%) XPath
8 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.63%) Ada
9 2 (2.63%) C
10 1 (1.32%) Ada 95
10 1 (1.32%) C#
10 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) PMO
1 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (31.58%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 45 (59.21%) Puppet
2 34 (44.74%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (39.47%) Ansible
4 20 (26.32%) Terraform
5 11 (14.47%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (14.47%) Splunk
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle
4 4 (5.26%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.63%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) BEA
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco
6 1 (1.32%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.32%) IBM
6 1 (1.32%) Veritas
6 1 (1.32%) WSO2