Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 111 143
Rank change year-on-year +13 +32 -51
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 40 52 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.37% 1.47% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.03% 6.85% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 35 8
Manchester median daily rate £425 £445 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +8.54% +36.67%
10th Percentile £370 £323 £371
90th Percentile £581 £525 £508
North West median daily rate £525 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +23.53% - +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
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 569 759 734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.51% 21.50% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 513 382
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £135 £184 £163
90th Percentile £538 £508 £488
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £371
% change year-on-year - +7.74% +14.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 37 84
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.20% +11.11% -6.90%
10th Percentile £11.35 £9.85 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.83 £40.00 £38.75
North West median hourly rate £17.43 £14.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year +20.21% -8.05% +5.13%

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 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 -6 10 £400 -10.61%
Altrincham - 2 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 23 (57.50%) Git (software)
3 22 (55.00%) Java
4 19 (47.50%) Red Hat
5 18 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (42.50%) MongoDB
7 16 (40.00%) Puppet
7 16 (40.00%) DevOps
7 16 (40.00%) MySQL
8 15 (37.50%) Software Engineering
9 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
9 14 (35.00%) NoSQL
9 14 (35.00%) Node.js
9 14 (35.00%) SQL
9 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
9 14 (35.00%) Microservices
10 13 (32.50%) REST
10 13 (32.50%) Open Source
10 13 (32.50%) TDD
10 13 (32.50%) Test Automation
11 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
11 11 (27.50%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (27.50%) Docker
11 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
12 9 (22.50%) Coaching
12 9 (22.50%) SDLC
12 9 (22.50%) Slack
12 9 (22.50%) Ansible
12 9 (22.50%) BDD
12 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell

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 (22.50%) Confluence
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Slack
2 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (10.00%) Serverless
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (2.50%) SSH
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
2 17 (42.50%) MongoDB
3 16 (40.00%) MySQL
4 14 (35.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (7.50%) DB2
6 3 (7.50%) OLAP
6 3 (7.50%) OLTP
6 3 (7.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (57.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (27.50%) Cucumber
4 9 (22.50%) JIRA
5 5 (12.50%) Jasmine
5 5 (12.50%) JUnit
6 4 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (5.00%) Artifactory
7 2 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (5.00%) Automotive
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Software Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
3 8 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Java Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) JavaScript Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Java Engineer
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Administrator
7 4 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.50%) DBA
8 3 (7.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) Node.js
2 13 (32.50%) REST
3 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
3 3 (7.50%) XML
3 3 (7.50%) XSD
3 3 (7.50%) XSLT
4 1 (2.50%) .NET
4 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) J2EE
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Clustering
1 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) Unix
3 4 (10.00%) CentOS
4 3 (7.50%) Solaris
5 2 (5.00%) AIX
5 2 (5.00%) HPUX
6 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) DevOps
2 15 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 14 (35.00%) Microservices
4 13 (32.50%) Open Source
4 13 (32.50%) TDD
4 13 (32.50%) Test Automation
5 11 (27.50%) Mentoring
6 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (22.50%) BDD
6 9 (22.50%) Coaching
6 9 (22.50%) SDLC
7 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (20.00%) SFIA
8 5 (12.50%) Case Management
8 5 (12.50%) Kanban
8 5 (12.50%) User Stories
9 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (10.00%) ITIL
9 4 (10.00%) Scrum
10 3 (7.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
3 9 (22.50%) Python
4 8 (20.00%) Ruby
5 6 (15.00%) PHP
6 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.50%) XPath
7 2 (5.00%) Ada
7 2 (5.00%) C
8 1 (2.50%) Ada 95
8 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) Puppet
2 11 (27.50%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (22.50%) Ansible
4 6 (15.00%) Terraform
5 4 (10.00%) Kubernetes
6 2 (5.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Red Hat
2 6 (15.00%) Pega
3 3 (7.50%) EnterpriseDB
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.50%) BEA
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) CyberArk
4 1 (2.50%) Splunk
4 1 (2.50%) Veritas