Period
to 17 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat over the 6 months to 17 July 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Red Hat, Inc.

Red Hat
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 62 61
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -31
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 4 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.54% 0.96% 1.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 2.61% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 13
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £640 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.69% +28.00% +81.82%
10th Percentile £425 £389 £291
90th Percentile £475 £645 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £640 £450
% change year-on-year -37.50% +42.22% +57.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Red Hat is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Sheffield.

All Vendors
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 292 230 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 39.46% 36.74% 42.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 139 236
Sheffield median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £254 £310 £275
90th Percentile £511 £577 £638
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £414 £385
% change year-on-year -3.32% +7.47% +18.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 10
Sheffield median hourly rate £21.33 £14.00 £11.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.32% +20.17% +10.95%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £8.46
90th Percentile £49.25 £24.80 £17.58
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +52.32% - +33.33%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in Sheffield

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Red Hat in Sheffield.

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in Sheffield

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat in Sheffield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Red Hat.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Centrify
3 2 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) SUSE
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) SMS
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Docker
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (25.00%) vRealize
4 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

Red Hat
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) AIX Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) SUSE
3 1 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) vRealize
2 1 (25.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Centrify
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) VMware