Period
to 19 May 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 19 May 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
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 819 898 791
Rank change year-on-year +79 -107 +61
Contract jobs citing Fedora 21 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.011% 0.035%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.11% 0.052% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 28
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -2.44% -6.82%
10th Percentile £385 £399 £400
90th Percentile £539 £580 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 18,306 20,966 18,660
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.12% 20.64% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,603 13,300 11,794
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £158 £185 £200
90th Percentile £620 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,101 1,324 1,128
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.86 £15.86
% change year-on-year +0.88% - -3.88%

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 19 May 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 8 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 19 May 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 +66 21 £475 -5.00% 2
London +58 13 £475 -9.52%
UK excluding London +16 8 £400 -15.79% 2
North of England +17 5 £400 -15.79%
North West +20 3 - -
South East - 2 £400 - 1
North East - 2 £400 -
South West - 1 £675 -

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 18 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (80.95%) Python
4 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
5 15 (71.43%) CentOS
6 14 (66.67%) Docker
6 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (57.14%) SQL
7 12 (57.14%) Oracle
8 11 (52.38%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (52.38%) JIRA
8 11 (52.38%) Atlassian
9 10 (47.62%) HTML
10 9 (42.86%) Unix
10 9 (42.86%) Scrum
10 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
10 9 (42.86%) Degree
10 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
10 9 (42.86%) Puppet
10 9 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (38.10%) Master's Degree
11 8 (38.10%) Fintech
11 8 (38.10%) GeoServer
11 8 (38.10%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (38.10%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (38.10%) REST
11 8 (38.10%) Redis
11 8 (38.10%) Ansible
11 8 (38.10%) PostGIS

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 8 (38.10%) GeoServer
2 3 (14.29%) Confluence
2 3 (14.29%) SAS
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) Jetty
3 2 (9.52%) Mongrel
3 2 (9.52%) nginx
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 18 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (38.10%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (23.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (14.29%) Amazon S3
5 3 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (14.29%) Google App Engine
5 3 (14.29%) Rackspace Cloud
5 3 (14.29%) Serverless
5 3 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) tcpdump
2 2 (9.52%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (38.10%) Redis
3 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
2 11 (52.38%) JIRA
3 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (14.29%) Ant
4 3 (14.29%) Bitbucket
4 3 (14.29%) Maven
4 3 (14.29%) Mercurial
4 3 (14.29%) MSBuild
4 3 (14.29%) Subversion
4 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Python Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Python Software Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
2 8 (38.10%) HTML5
2 8 (38.10%) JSON
2 8 (38.10%) PostGIS
2 8 (38.10%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (38.10%) REST
2 8 (38.10%) RESTful
2 8 (38.10%) SOAP
2 8 (38.10%) XML
2 8 (38.10%) XSL
3 3 (14.29%) JRuby
3 3 (14.29%) Kafka
3 3 (14.29%) Servlets
4 1 (4.76%) Django
4 1 (4.76%) LAMP
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Fintech
2 3 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (71.43%) CentOS
3 9 (42.86%) Unix
4 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (38.10%) Ubuntu
4 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Debian
6 3 (14.29%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (9.52%) SUSE
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
8 1 (4.76%) Solaris
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
3 8 (38.10%) Web Development
4 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) DevOps
5 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Automation
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL
8 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (4.76%) Deployment Automation
9 1 (4.76%) Kanban
9 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Python
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 6 (28.57%) Java
4 6 (28.57%) Ruby
5 4 (19.05%) Go
6 3 (14.29%) Perl
6 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 2 (9.52%) C#
7 2 (9.52%) C++
7 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) Master's Degree
3 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.76%) RHCE
3 1 (4.76%) RHCSA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Docker
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) KVM
3 3 (14.29%) Squid
3 3 (14.29%) VirtualBox
3 3 (14.29%) Xen
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Puppet
2 8 (38.10%) Ansible
3 6 (28.57%) Terraform
4 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes
6 3 (14.29%) Salt
7 2 (9.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Red Hat
2 12 (57.14%) Oracle
3 11 (52.38%) Atlassian
4 6 (28.57%) Google
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) Perforce
6 3 (14.29%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco
7 1 (4.76%) Draytek
7 1 (4.76%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (4.76%) Juniper
7 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL