Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 106 124
Rank change year-on-year +21 +18 -17
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 74 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.43% 1.08% 0.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.23% 6.21% 4.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 20 19
Manchester median daily rate £463 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £420 £312 £283
90th Percentile £554 £615 £450
North West median daily rate £450 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 605 467 710
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.84% 17.46% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 308 365
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £156 £178 £163
90th Percentile £575 £532 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 27 37
Manchester median hourly rate £21.35 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.74% +3.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.08 £10.85 £10.90
90th Percentile £41.40 £37.00 £37.60
North West median hourly rate £15.68 £15.75 £15.13
% change year-on-year -0.44% +4.13% +8.04%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 - 1 - -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 74 (100.00%) Linux
2 57 (77.03%) Puppet
3 56 (75.68%) DevOps
4 52 (70.27%) Bash Shell
4 52 (70.27%) Python
5 44 (59.46%) Ruby
6 39 (52.70%) Amazon AWS
7 34 (45.95%) Terraform
8 33 (44.59%) Ansible
9 31 (41.89%) Red Hat
10 30 (40.54%) Configuration Management
11 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (37.84%) Opscode Chef
12 28 (37.84%) Jenkins
13 25 (33.78%) Deployment Automation
13 25 (33.78%) Git (software)
14 22 (29.73%) PHP
15 21 (28.38%) CentOS
16 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (24.32%) Perl
17 18 (24.32%) Docker
18 14 (18.92%) Java
19 13 (17.57%) Splunk
19 13 (17.57%) Microservices
19 13 (17.57%) Sonatype Nexus
20 12 (16.22%) Apache
20 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
20 12 (16.22%) Test Automation
21 11 (14.86%) PaaS
21 11 (14.86%) JavaScript

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 12 (16.22%) Apache
2 8 (10.81%) JBoss
3 7 (9.46%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.76%) Confluence
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle Beehive
5 4 (5.41%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.41%) WildFly
6 3 (4.05%) nginx
7 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 39 (52.70%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (14.86%) PaaS
3 7 (9.46%) OpenShift
4 5 (6.76%) Slack
5 4 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (5.41%) IaaS
5 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.70%) Office 365
6 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) HTTP
2 2 (2.70%) Firewall
2 2 (2.70%) Network Security
2 2 (2.70%) VLAN
2 2 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (1.35%) SSL
3 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.05%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.05%) MySQL
2 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (37.84%) Jenkins
2 25 (33.78%) Git (software)
3 13 (17.57%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (8.11%) JIRA
5 4 (5.41%) Liquibase
5 4 (5.41%) Selenium
6 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.05%) Jasmine
6 3 (4.05%) JUnit
6 3 (4.05%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.70%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 47 (63.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (28.38%) AWS Engineer
3 17 (22.97%) AWS DevOps
3 17 (22.97%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 14 (18.92%) Platform Engineer
5 11 (14.86%) Consultant
5 11 (14.86%) Senior DevOps
5 11 (14.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) Cloud Consultant
7 7 (9.46%) AWS Consultant
7 7 (9.46%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) DevOps Consultant
8 6 (8.11%) Java Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Middleware Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (5.41%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) JSON
1 8 (10.81%) Middleware
2 7 (9.46%) REST
3 6 (8.11%) Ajax
3 6 (8.11%) jQuery
4 5 (6.76%) J2EE
4 5 (6.76%) Node.js
5 4 (5.41%) SOAP
5 4 (5.41%) Web Services
6 2 (2.70%) .NET
7 1 (1.35%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (13.51%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.05%) Clustering
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.70%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (28.38%) CentOS
3 4 (5.41%) Ubuntu
3 4 (5.41%) Windows
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.05%) Unix
5 2 (2.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (75.68%) DevOps
2 30 (40.54%) Configuration Management
3 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (33.78%) Deployment Automation
5 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (17.57%) Microservices
7 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
7 12 (16.22%) Test Automation
8 10 (13.51%) Scrum
9 9 (12.16%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (12.16%) SFIA
10 8 (10.81%) Open Source
11 7 (9.46%) Project Management
12 6 (8.11%) Agile Project Management
12 6 (8.11%) Coaching
12 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
13 4 (5.41%) Kanban
13 4 (5.41%) TDD
13 4 (5.41%) User Stories
14 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 52 (70.27%) Bash Shell
1 52 (70.27%) Python
2 44 (59.46%) Ruby
3 22 (29.73%) PHP
4 18 (24.32%) Perl
5 14 (18.92%) Java
6 11 (14.86%) JavaScript
7 9 (12.16%) SQL
8 7 (9.46%) Shell Script
9 5 (6.76%) Go
10 4 (5.41%) PL/SQL
10 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) CCDP
2 1 (1.35%) CCNP
2 1 (1.35%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.35%) CISM
2 1 (1.35%) CISSP
2 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (24.32%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 57 (77.03%) Puppet
2 34 (45.95%) Terraform
3 33 (44.59%) Ansible
4 28 (37.84%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (14.86%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 31 (41.89%) Red Hat
2 13 (17.57%) Splunk
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.70%) Apple
5 2 (2.70%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.70%) VMware
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) WSO2