Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Fedora skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Fedora over the 6 months to 23 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.

Fedora Linux
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 869 850 873
Rank change year-on-year -19 +23 +5
Contract jobs citing Fedora 18 41 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.039% 0.019%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.083% 0.18% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 21
UK median daily rate £500 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +26.67%
10th Percentile £390 £421 £313
90th Percentile £615 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £520 £475
% change year-on-year -3.85% +9.47% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.00

Fedora is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21572 22626 24324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.92% 21.49% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13717 14257 14328
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £170 £200 £185
90th Percentile £600 £575 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £362
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.21% +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1302 1307 1945
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.29 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.43% -1.27% +4.76%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £43.75 £42.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.16
% change year-on-year +6.45% -4.08% +4.26%

Fedora
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Fedora as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Fedora in the UK

Fedora
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Fedora.

Contractor daily rate trend for Fedora in the UK

Fedora
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Fedora over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Fedora in the UK

Fedora
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fedora.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Fedora in the UK

Fedora
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Fedora within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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
England -4 18 £500 -9.09% 6
UK excluding London +26 10 £500 -3.85% 2
London -30 7 £463 -15.91% 4
North of England +57 4 £500 -11.50%
South East +3 4 £625 +40.85% 2
Yorkshire +19 3 £500 -11.50%
North West +20 1 £425 -15.00%
South West -5 1 £400 +86.05%
West Midlands - 1 £850 -
Midlands - 1 £850 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Fedora also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Fedora.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 11 (61.11%) CentOS
4 10 (55.56%) Web Services
5 9 (50.00%) Python
6 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
7 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
7 7 (38.89%) Puppet
7 7 (38.89%) Java
7 7 (38.89%) JIRA
7 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (38.89%) Ubuntu
8 6 (33.33%) Ruby
8 6 (33.33%) VMware
8 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
8 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 6 (33.33%) Debian
8 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (33.33%) Ansible
8 6 (33.33%) DevOps
9 5 (27.78%) Terraform
9 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
9 5 (27.78%) DNS
9 5 (27.78%) HTTP
9 5 (27.78%) Windows
10 4 (22.22%) PBX
10 4 (22.22%) VoIP

Fedora
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Solr
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) nginx
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) Jetty
4 1 (5.56%) Mongrel
4 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.56%) Google App Engine
3 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) HTTP
2 4 (22.22%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (22.22%) CTI
2 4 (22.22%) HTTPS
2 4 (22.22%) IPsec
2 4 (22.22%) LDAP
2 4 (22.22%) PBX
2 4 (22.22%) RTP
2 4 (22.22%) Softphone
2 4 (22.22%) SSH
2 4 (22.22%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) VPLS
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (11.11%) GIS
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) Redis
4 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 7 (38.89%) JIRA
3 6 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 4 (22.22%) JMeter
4 4 (22.22%) RSpec
5 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.56%) Ant
6 1 (5.56%) Maven
6 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
6 1 (5.56%) MSBuild
6 1 (5.56%) NUnit
6 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Electronics
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
1 5 (27.78%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Platform Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Python Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) NoSQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Symfony Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (22.22%) JTAPI
2 4 (22.22%) Node.js
2 4 (22.22%) RFC 2833
2 4 (22.22%) TAPI
3 3 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) PostGIS
4 2 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) RESTful
4 2 (11.11%) SOAP
4 2 (11.11%) XSL
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
5 1 (5.56%) gRPC
5 1 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) CentOS
3 7 (38.89%) Ubuntu
4 6 (33.33%) Debian
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (11.11%) Unix
8 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 6 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Benchmarking
3 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Microservices
3 4 (22.22%) Planning Poker
3 4 (22.22%) Presales
3 4 (22.22%) Process Management
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Prototyping
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Python
2 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) Ruby
4 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Bourne shell
5 1 (5.56%) Go
5 1 (5.56%) Korn
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (22.22%) PA-DSS
1 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 2 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (5.56%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.11%) Docker
4 1 (5.56%) KVM
4 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
4 1 (5.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Puppet
2 6 (33.33%) Ansible
2 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (27.78%) Terraform
4 4 (22.22%) Kibana
4 4 (22.22%) logstash
4 4 (22.22%) vCenter Server
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (5.56%) Consul
6 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
6 1 (5.56%) Packer
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (5.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Attivio
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Hitachi
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Perforce
5 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.56%) SAP