Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 December 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 49 68
Rank change year-on-year -16 +19 -26
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 11 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.18% 2.78% 1.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.24% 12.57% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 48 24
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £625 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.00% +38.89% +18.42%
10th Percentile £413 £518 £320
90th Percentile £440 £645 £564
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £525 £425
% change year-on-year -14.29% +23.53% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 210 191 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 22.51% 22.13% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 122 173
South Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.75% -3.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £263 £289 £258
90th Percentile £538 £615 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 33
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -25.71% +34.62%
10th Percentile £9.60 £10.56 £10.80
90th Percentile £26.50 £28.70 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.48
% change year-on-year +11.54% -10.22% +15.84%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in South Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in South Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in South Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 December 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
Sheffield -17 8 £425 -32.00%
Barnsley - 3 £425 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Puppet
3 6 (54.55%) Ansible
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 4 (36.36%) JIRA
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) DevOps
5 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 4 (36.36%) Coaching
5 4 (36.36%) Technical Leadership
6 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) Microservices
6 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 3 (27.27%) Confluence
6 3 (27.27%) User Stories
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
7 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Middleware
7 2 (18.18%) Internet
7 2 (18.18%) Perl
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) .NET

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (27.27%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Native
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) SUSE
4 1 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Coaching
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
1 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Leadership
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Microservices
2 3 (27.27%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
3 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
3 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
2 6 (54.55%) Ansible
3 2 (18.18%) Terraform
4 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (9.09%) vRealize
4 1 (9.09%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Centrify
2 2 (18.18%) EnterpriseDB
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Pega
2 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk
3 1 (9.09%) VMware