Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 19 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.

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

Red Hat
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 62 53
Rank change year-on-year +29 -9 -4
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 38 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.56% 2.19% 2.75%
As % of the Vendors category 11.73% 6.44% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 20
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £356 £320 £263
90th Percentile £641 £496 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £430 £400
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +31.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £32.50 - -

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 South Yorkshire.

All Vendors
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 324 388 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 38.85% 34.06% 46.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 270 326
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -5.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £201 £200 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 40
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £17.50 £12.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +45.53% -20.85%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.96 £9.00
90th Percentile £42.49 £25.00 £22.43
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.48 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.59% +3.43% +7.69%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in South Yorkshire

Red Hat
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 in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in South Yorkshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in South Yorkshire

Red Hat
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 in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in South Yorkshire

Red Hat
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 within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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 +35 32 £425 -5.56% 4
Doncaster - 3 - -
Red Hat
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat 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.

1 23 (60.53%) Linux
2 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (42.11%) Java
3 16 (42.11%) JUnit
3 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
4 15 (39.47%) Apache Camel
4 15 (39.47%) Apache ServiceMix
4 15 (39.47%) API Development
4 15 (39.47%) Virtual Team
4 15 (39.47%) RESTful
4 15 (39.47%) Cucumber
4 15 (39.47%) BDD
4 15 (39.47%) OO
4 15 (39.47%) Spring
4 15 (39.47%) Maven
5 12 (31.58%) Unix
5 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (26.32%) Python
7 9 (23.68%) Windows
7 9 (23.68%) Banking
8 8 (21.05%) EMC
8 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
9 7 (18.42%) Solaris
9 7 (18.42%) IBM
9 7 (18.42%) NAS
9 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (15.79%) Regular Expression
10 6 (15.79%) HP
10 6 (15.79%) JBoss

Red Hat
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 15 (39.47%) Apache ServiceMix
2 6 (15.79%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) NAS
2 6 (15.79%) SAN
3 4 (10.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
1 16 (42.11%) JUnit
2 15 (39.47%) Cucumber
2 15 (39.47%) Maven
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
General
1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Banking
3 6 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Developer
1 14 (36.84%) Java Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Administrator
3 11 (28.95%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (13.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (13.16%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Solaris Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Splunk Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (7.89%) Unix Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Security Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) Apache Camel
1 15 (39.47%) RESTful
1 15 (39.47%) Spring
2 6 (15.79%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.63%) Node.js
3 1 (2.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Virtual Team
2 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) Replication
4 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.63%) iSeries
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Linux
2 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (31.58%) Unix
3 9 (23.68%) Windows
4 7 (18.42%) Solaris
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
6 4 (10.53%) SUSE
7 3 (7.89%) AIX
7 3 (7.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) API Development
2 15 (39.47%) BDD
2 15 (39.47%) OO
3 5 (13.16%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (13.16%) Scrum
4 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (10.53%) Investment Management
4 4 (10.53%) Kanban
4 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.53%) Security Operations
4 4 (10.53%) Server Building
4 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
4 4 (10.53%) SOLID
4 4 (10.53%) User Stories
5 3 (7.89%) Change Control
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.26%) High Availability
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) Python
3 8 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 6 (15.79%) Perl
5 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) Korn
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (5.26%) RHEV
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Nagios
2 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.63%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) EMC
2 7 (18.42%) IBM
3 6 (15.79%) HP
4 4 (10.53%) Veritas
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 3 (7.89%) Splunk
6 2 (5.26%) VMware
7 1 (2.63%) NetApp