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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 81 84
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 10 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.73% 1.09% 0.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.05% 6.17% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 6
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £266 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.75 £35.75
% change year-on-year - +2.79%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 247 324 299
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 17.94% 17.68% 20.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 177 145
Median daily rate £400 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +20.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £209 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 43
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.89% +3.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £28.50 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.97 £16.16
% change year-on-year -8.66% +5.01%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +6 4 £400 -20.00% 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) Red Hat
3 17 (68.00%) Java
4 14 (56.00%) Jenkins
5 13 (52.00%) DevOps
5 13 (52.00%) Git (software)
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (48.00%) Puppet
6 12 (48.00%) Ansible
7 10 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (36.00%) OpenStack
8 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
9 8 (32.00%) Subversion
9 8 (32.00%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
10 7 (28.00%) Python
10 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
10 7 (28.00%) Docker
10 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
10 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (28.00%) Ruby
11 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (24.00%) CentOS
11 6 (24.00%) Open Source
11 6 (24.00%) Node.js
11 6 (24.00%) SQL
11 6 (24.00%) GoCD
12 5 (20.00%) Travis CI
12 5 (20.00%) Riemann

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 9 (36.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) IaaS
2 2 (8.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 5 (20.00%) SSL
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (32.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (12.00%) Redis
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (8.00%) Big Data
4 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.00%) Impala
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (52.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (32.00%) Subversion
4 6 (24.00%) GoCD
5 5 (20.00%) Jasmine
5 5 (20.00%) JUnit
5 5 (20.00%) Travis CI
6 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.00%) Hudson
General
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Java Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Data Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Node.js
2 4 (16.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) Kafka
3 2 (8.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) CentOS
3 5 (20.00%) Fedora
4 4 (16.00%) Unix
5 3 (12.00%) AIX
5 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (8.00%) HPUX
6 2 (8.00%) Solaris
6 2 (8.00%) Windows
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (52.00%) DevOps
2 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (24.00%) Open Source
4 5 (20.00%) Case Management
4 5 (20.00%) Microservices
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Kanban
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.00%) Software Asset Management
8 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) Python
2 7 (28.00%) Ruby
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) Go
6 1 (4.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) HDFS
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Ansible
1 12 (48.00%) Puppet
2 10 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (20.00%) Ganglia
3 5 (20.00%) Graphite
3 5 (20.00%) Kibana
3 5 (20.00%) Nagios
3 5 (20.00%) Riemann
4 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes
5 2 (8.00%) IBM BigFix
5 2 (8.00%) Netcool
5 2 (8.00%) Salt
5 2 (8.00%) SCOM
6 1 (4.00%) Mesos
6 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (20.00%) Pega
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) CA
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) Veritas
Stockport, Cheshire
Icore Tech
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £560 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago