Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 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.

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
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 60 34
Rank change year-on-year -7 -26 0
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 9 18 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.12% 1.74% 4.14%
As % of the Vendors category 3.03% 4.04% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 29
South Yorkshire median daily rate £543 £500 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.50% +73.91% +1.77%
10th Percentile £362 £313 £213
90th Percentile £645 £593 £425
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £434 £375
% change year-on-year -0.86% +15.67% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 297 445 432
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 36.80% 43.00% 48.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 304 249
South Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.41% +20.00% +8.33%
10th Percentile £306 £264 £210
90th Percentile £575 £609 £490
Yorkshire median daily rate £398 £399 £342
% change year-on-year -0.36% +16.79% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 32
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -19.23%
10th Percentile £9.39 £8.50 £7.77
90th Percentile £21.75 £29.15 £24.88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year +3.70% -0.70% +8.76%

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 27 July 2017.

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 27 July 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 +6 8 £543 +3.33%
Red Hat
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 3 (33.33%) JIRA
5 3 (33.33%) Confluence
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Modelling
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (33.33%) Splunk
5 3 (33.33%) MuleSoft
5 3 (33.33%) GitHub
5 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Node.js
6 2 (22.22%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) Microservices
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL

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 3 (33.33%) Confluence
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
3 2 (22.22%) JUnit
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Lead Software Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) Node.js
2 2 (22.22%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) SUSE
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Modelling
1 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Coaching
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Kanban
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) Microservices
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (11.11%) Terraform
1 1 (11.11%) vMotion
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 3 (33.33%) Splunk
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) VMware