Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 72 54
Rank change year-on-year +11 -18 -23
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 18 3 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.89% 0.38% 2.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.09% 1.28% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 19
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £363 £323 £281
90th Percentile £500 £428 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +15.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 - -

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 198 234 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.82% 29.81% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 118 222
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - +47.83%
10th Percentile £229 £155 £276
90th Percentile £542 £538 £673
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year - -0.12% +23.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £26.26 £12.51 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +109.96% -37.48% +61.03%
10th Percentile £10.75 £9.75 £12.55
90th Percentile £63.34 £15.00 £29.15
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.25 £13.19
% change year-on-year +22.45% -7.13% +5.52%

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 20 June 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
Barnsley - 9 £375 -
Sheffield +2 7 £425 +13.33% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 10 (55.56%) SMS
3 10 (55.56%) Unix
4 8 (44.44%) SUSE
4 8 (44.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 7 (38.89%) Degree
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) Decision-Making
6 6 (33.33%) SFIA
6 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 6 (33.33%) Coaching
6 6 (33.33%) Microservices
6 6 (33.33%) User Stories
7 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
8 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 4 (22.22%) JIRA
8 4 (22.22%) TDD
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) MySQL
8 4 (22.22%) Java
8 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (22.22%) Node.js
8 4 (22.22%) REST
8 4 (22.22%) Confluence
8 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
8 4 (22.22%) BDD
8 4 (22.22%) Open Source
8 4 (22.22%) MongoDB

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 4 (22.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Slack
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 4 (22.22%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) AIX Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (5.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Node.js
1 4 (22.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) CCTV
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) Unix
3 8 (44.44%) SUSE
3 8 (44.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (16.67%) AIX
5 2 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Coaching
1 6 (33.33%) Decision-Making
1 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 6 (33.33%) Microservices
1 6 (33.33%) SFIA
1 6 (33.33%) User Stories
2 4 (22.22%) BDD
2 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 4 (22.22%) SDLC
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) TDD
2 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) VMware