Period
to 16 September 2019

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 16 September 2019 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
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 820 886 849
Rank change year-on-year +66 -37 +7
Contract jobs citing Fedora 12 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.025% 0.020%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.066% 0.12% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 18
UK median daily rate £425 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £280 £408 £409
90th Percentile £640 £572 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £425 £500
% change year-on-year -29.41% -15.00% -6.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
UK median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 18,296 21,011 20,279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.61% 20.72% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,408 13,002 12,722
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £150 £170 £185
90th Percentile £619 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,235 1,486 1,193
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

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 16 September 2019.

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 6 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 16 September 2019. 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 +45 11 £425 -15.00% 9
UK excluding London +52 6 £300 -29.41% 6
London +34 6 £475 -9.52% 3
South East +23 4 £300 -28.57% 4
South West -15 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Fedora 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 with a requirement for Fedora.

1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 8 (66.67%) CentOS
4 7 (58.33%) Python
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) Azure
5 6 (50.00%) AWS
6 5 (41.67%) Debian
7 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 4 (33.33%) Degree
7 4 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (33.33%) Puppet
7 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (33.33%) Docker
7 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (25.00%) Ansible
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
8 3 (25.00%) Go
8 3 (25.00%) VirtualBox
8 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (25.00%) PowerShell

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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) GeoServer
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Jetty
1 2 (16.67%) Mongrel
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) AWS
1 6 (50.00%) Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (16.67%) GCP
2 2 (16.67%) Google App Engine
2 2 (16.67%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (8.33%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Redis
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Ant
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (16.67%) MSBuild
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (8.33%) Gradle
4 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
4 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Python Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) HTML5
1 2 (16.67%) JRuby
1 2 (16.67%) JSON
1 2 (16.67%) PostGIS
1 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (16.67%) REST
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
1 2 (16.67%) Servlets
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) XML
1 2 (16.67%) XSL
1 2 (16.67%) Yocto
2 1 (8.33%) Django
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Ubuntu
3 8 (66.67%) CentOS
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Debian
6 3 (25.00%) Mac OS X
6 3 (25.00%) Solaris
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Fintech
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Operations
5 1 (8.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Python
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Go
3 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) DBS Check
3 2 (16.67%) Master's Degree
4 1 (8.33%) RHCE
4 1 (8.33%) RHCSA
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (25.00%) VirtualBox
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Xen
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) KVM
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Ansible
2 3 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (16.67%) Salt
3 2 (16.67%) Terraform
4 1 (8.33%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (8.33%) Graylog
4 1 (8.33%) Kibana
4 1 (8.33%) logstash
4 1 (8.33%) Nagios
4 1 (8.33%) Packer
4 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Draytek
2 3 (25.00%) Extreme Networks
2 3 (25.00%) Google
2 3 (25.00%) Juniper
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (8.33%) AppDynamics
4 1 (8.33%) Cloudera
4 1 (8.33%) Hortonworks
4 1 (8.33%) New Relic
4 1 (8.33%) Perforce
4 1 (8.33%) Splunk