Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 2020 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
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 544 831 887
Rank change year-on-year +287 +56 -51
Contract jobs citing Fedora 6 19 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.021% 0.010%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.089% 0.10% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 9
Median daily rate £500 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £310 £307 £375
90th Percentile £575 £617 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
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 6,704 18,766 21,496
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.15% 20.46% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,112 11,764 13,430
Median daily rate £430 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% - -
10th Percentile £160 £153 £180
90th Percentile £625 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 443 1,226 1,470
Median hourly rate £19.90 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.71% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £48.63 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.22
% change year-on-year +12.12% +1.76% +2.24%

Fedora
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Fedora in the UK

Fedora
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Fedora.

Daily rate trend for Fedora in the UK

Fedora
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Fedora over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Fedora in the UK

Fedora
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Fedora.

Hourly rate trend for Fedora in the UK

Fedora
Top 5 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 10 August 2020. 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 +288 5 £500 +11.11% 2
London +213 4 £500 +5.26% 2
UK excluding London +223 1 £500 +25.00%
South West +92 1 £500 -25.93%
Work from Home -16 1 £550 -

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Debian
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Puppet
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (50.00%) CentOS
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Ansible
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (33.33%) Content Management
5 2 (33.33%) FDDI
5 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Linux+ Certification
5 2 (33.33%) GIAC
5 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) Novell
5 2 (33.33%) Nagios

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 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) ATM
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (33.33%) DECnet
2 2 (33.33%) FDDI
2 2 (33.33%) IPX
2 2 (33.33%) IPX/SPX
2 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (33.33%) NetScreen
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
2 2 (33.33%) SNA
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) X.25
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (16.67%) GitLab
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Debian
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Ubuntu
3 3 (50.00%) CentOS
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) NetWare
4 2 (33.33%) VMS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) HPUX
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (16.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 2 (33.33%) Content Management
1 2 (33.33%) High Availability
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Task Automation
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 2 (33.33%) V-Model
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Preventative Maintenance
2 1 (16.67%) Server Hardening
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) GIAC
1 2 (33.33%) Linux+ Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (33.33%) SANS
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) NFS
2 2 (33.33%) Samba
2 2 (33.33%) VirtualBox
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware
3 1 (16.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (33.33%) Nagios
2 2 (33.33%) OpenNMS
2 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 2 (33.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (16.67%) Grafana
3 1 (16.67%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Avaya
4 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Cloudera
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Foundstone
4 2 (33.33%) Hortonworks
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) Novell
4 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) BT
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Remedy
5 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com