Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 70 50
Rank change year-on-year +22 -20 +5
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 21 20 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.51% 1.75% 2.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.54% 8.26% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 21 22
South Yorkshire median daily rate £625 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.89% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £485 £315 £266
90th Percentile £638 £538 £495
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +6.67%
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 182 242 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 21.77% 21.21% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 169 161
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +30.77%
10th Percentile £308 £245 £181
90th Percentile £615 £575 £543
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £395 £394
% change year-on-year +6.33% +0.32% +17.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 39
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.29% +34.62% -10.27%
10th Percentile £10.34 £10.50 £9.20
90th Percentile £31.05 £37.25 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -

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 Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 January 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 +22 21 £625 +38.89%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (71.43%) Python
3 13 (61.90%) Red Hat
4 11 (52.38%) Shell Script
4 11 (52.38%) Clustering
4 11 (52.38%) Puppet
4 11 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
5 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
6 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 9 (42.86%) Unix
6 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
6 9 (42.86%) DevOps
6 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
6 9 (42.86%) Coaching
6 9 (42.86%) Microservices
7 8 (38.10%) Slack
7 8 (38.10%) SonarQube
7 8 (38.10%) Docker
7 8 (38.10%) Confluence
7 8 (38.10%) Static Code Analysis
7 8 (38.10%) nginx
7 8 (38.10%) HTTP
7 8 (38.10%) JIRA
7 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
7 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (38.10%) Banking
8 7 (33.33%) Solaris
8 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery

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 8 (38.10%) Confluence
1 8 (38.10%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Slack
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) NAS
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 9 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 8 (38.10%) JIRA
2 8 (38.10%) SonarQube
3 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 8 (38.10%) Banking
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Administrator
3 7 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (28.57%) Lead DevOps
4 6 (28.57%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (23.81%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (14.29%) Solaris Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Linux Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Security Administrator
7 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (9.52%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Node.js
1 1 (4.76%) REST
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Replication
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Unix
3 7 (33.33%) Solaris
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
6 3 (14.29%) AIX
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) SUSE
7 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
2 9 (42.86%) Coaching
2 9 (42.86%) DevOps
2 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 9 (42.86%) Microservices
2 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
3 8 (38.10%) Static Code Analysis
4 7 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (19.05%) Investment Management
5 4 (19.05%) Security Operations
5 4 (19.05%) Server Building
5 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
6 3 (14.29%) SFIA
7 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
7 2 (9.52%) High Availability
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Programme Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Python
2 11 (52.38%) Shell Script
3 10 (47.62%) Bash Shell
4 6 (28.57%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) Korn
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
2 6 (28.57%) Xen
3 2 (9.52%) RHEV
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (52.38%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (4.76%) Terraform
2 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Red Hat
2 3 (14.29%) EMC
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) NetApp
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas