Period
to 17 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 63 49
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 +3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 21 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.55% 1.84% 3.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.29% 9.05% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 17
South Yorkshire median daily rate £625 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.89% +18.42% +6.59%
10th Percentile £508 £305 £213
90th Percentile £645 £538 £463
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £385
% change year-on-year +17.65% +10.39% +1.99%
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 186 243 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 22.60% 20.30% 22.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 169 119
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +18.42% +22.09%
10th Percentile £253 £258 £120
90th Percentile £615 £575 £514
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 42
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.86% +37.25% -8.77%
10th Percentile £10.67 £11.25 £9.03
90th Percentile £26.35 £39.38 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.48 £12.50
% change year-on-year -13.67% +15.84% -3.85%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +20 21 £625 +27.55% 4
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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%) Software Engineering
4 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
4 11 (52.38%) Puppet
4 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
4 11 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
4 11 (52.38%) Coaching
4 11 (52.38%) Microservices
5 10 (47.62%) Shell Script
5 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
5 10 (47.62%) Clustering
6 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
6 9 (42.86%) DevOps
6 9 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (38.10%) Static Code Analysis
7 8 (38.10%) SonarQube
7 8 (38.10%) Docker
7 8 (38.10%) Slack
7 8 (38.10%) JIRA
7 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
7 8 (38.10%) Confluence
7 8 (38.10%) nginx
7 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (38.10%) HTTP
7 8 (38.10%) Unix
8 7 (33.33%) Banking
9 6 (28.57%) Investment Banking

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 4 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
1 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 8 (38.10%) JIRA
2 8 (38.10%) SonarQube
3 3 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 7 (33.33%) Banking
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
1 9 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Administrator
2 6 (28.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (23.81%) Lead DevOps
3 5 (23.81%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Unix Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Solaris Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Node.js
1 3 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Unix
3 6 (28.57%) Solaris
4 4 (19.05%) Windows
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) AIX
5 1 (4.76%) CentOS
5 1 (4.76%) SUSE
5 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Coaching
1 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
1 11 (52.38%) Microservices
1 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
3 9 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (42.86%) DevOps
4 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
4 8 (38.10%) Static Code Analysis
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) Investment Management
5 4 (19.05%) Kanban
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 4 (19.05%) Security Operations
5 4 (19.05%) Server Building
5 4 (19.05%) SFIA
5 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 3 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Python
2 10 (47.62%) Shell Script
3 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 6 (28.57%) Perl
5 3 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
2 6 (28.57%) Xen
3 2 (9.52%) RHEV
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (52.38%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.76%) Rancher
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) EMC
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Veritas