Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 6 months to 22 January 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.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 61 94
Rank change year-on-year -7 +33 -15
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 105 102 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.14% 3.34% 1.88%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.86% 18.28% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 119 49
West Yorkshire median daily rate £480 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £354 £300 £362
90th Percentile £600 £638 £483
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £493 £425
% change year-on-year -8.63% +15.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 662 558 625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.80% 18.29% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 351 368
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00% +1.91%
10th Percentile £230 £173 £212
90th Percentile £563 £550 £522
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 50 40
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.85 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% +13.06% -5.77%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.00 £9.72
90th Percentile £21.50 £20.11 £23.88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.71 £14.00 £13.96
% change year-on-year +5.04% +0.30% +7.37%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in West Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in West Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in West Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in West Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Leeds -11 88 £500 - 14
Bradford -15 2 £375 +25.00% 3
Huddersfield -10 1 £375 +7.14% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 105 (100.00%) Linux
2 51 (48.57%) Puppet
3 50 (47.62%) DevOps
4 46 (43.81%) Microservices
5 43 (40.95%) MongoDB
5 43 (40.95%) Git (software)
6 42 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 42 (40.00%) MySQL
6 42 (40.00%) Red Hat
7 41 (39.05%) Python
7 41 (39.05%) Amazon AWS
8 38 (36.19%) Docker
9 36 (34.29%) Test Automation
10 34 (32.38%) Terraform
11 32 (30.48%) Node.js
12 30 (28.57%) Java
13 29 (27.62%) JavaScript
13 29 (27.62%) JIRA
13 29 (27.62%) Confluence
13 29 (27.62%) REST
13 29 (27.62%) Slack
14 28 (26.67%) Software Engineering
15 27 (25.71%) Amazon EC2
16 25 (23.81%) SonarQube
17 24 (22.86%) CentOS
17 24 (22.86%) SQL
18 23 (21.90%) HTTP
18 23 (21.90%) Mentoring
18 23 (21.90%) Coaching
18 23 (21.90%) Ansible

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 29 (27.62%) Confluence
2 5 (4.76%) nginx
3 2 (1.90%) Apache
3 2 (1.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 41 (39.05%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (27.62%) Slack
3 27 (25.71%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (18.10%) Route 53
5 18 (17.14%) Amazon S3
6 17 (16.19%) Amazon ELB
7 15 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (5.71%) Serverless
9 5 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (3.81%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (3.81%) Office 365
11 1 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 23 (21.90%) HTTP
2 4 (3.81%) Firewall
2 4 (3.81%) SSH
3 3 (2.86%) DNS
3 3 (2.86%) SAN
4 2 (1.90%) NAS
4 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (40.95%) MongoDB
2 42 (40.00%) MySQL
3 22 (20.95%) NoSQL
3 22 (20.95%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (15.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.90%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (1.90%) Redis
6 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.95%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.95%) Big Data
7 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.95%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.95%) Riak
Development Applications
1 43 (40.95%) Git (software)
2 42 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 29 (27.62%) JIRA
4 25 (23.81%) SonarQube
5 21 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 15 (14.29%) GitLab
7 7 (6.67%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.86%) Selenium
9 1 (0.95%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.95%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.95%) JUnit
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.95%) ProC
General
1 5 (4.76%) Retail
2 2 (1.90%) Banking
3 1 (0.95%) Finance
3 1 (0.95%) Games
3 1 (0.95%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 13 (12.38%) Developer
4 11 (10.48%) AWS Engineer
5 10 (9.52%) Administrator
6 9 (8.57%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.62%) AWS DevOps
8 7 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Server Administrator
11 4 (3.81%) Developer in Test
11 4 (3.81%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Platform Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.81%) Technical Manager
11 4 (3.81%) Tester
12 3 (2.86%) Java Engineer
12 3 (2.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 3 (2.86%) Technical Implementation Manager
12 3 (2.86%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.48%) Node.js
2 29 (27.62%) REST
3 15 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
4 11 (10.48%) SOAP
5 7 (6.67%) Chai
6 5 (4.76%) Kafka
7 2 (1.90%) GraphQL
7 2 (1.90%) Middleware
7 2 (1.90%) Serverless Framework
8 1 (0.95%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.95%) Apache NiFi
8 1 (0.95%) J2EE
8 1 (0.95%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (0.95%) OC4J
8 1 (0.95%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.95%) Spring
8 1 (0.95%) Spring Batch
8 1 (0.95%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.95%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Public Cloud
2 11 (10.48%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (6.67%) Clustering
4 6 (5.71%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.95%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 105 (100.00%) Linux
2 24 (22.86%) CentOS
3 19 (18.10%) Unix
3 19 (18.10%) Windows
4 13 (12.38%) Windows Server
5 7 (6.67%) Solaris
6 5 (4.76%) AIX
7 4 (3.81%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.81%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.90%) HPUX
8 2 (1.90%) SUSE
9 1 (0.95%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.62%) DevOps
2 46 (43.81%) Microservices
3 36 (34.29%) Test Automation
4 28 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 23 (21.90%) Coaching
5 23 (21.90%) Mentoring
6 21 (20.00%) BDD
6 21 (20.00%) TDD
7 20 (19.05%) SDLC
8 18 (17.14%) Configuration Management
9 15 (14.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 9 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (7.62%) Migration
11 8 (7.62%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (6.67%) Manual Testing
12 7 (6.67%) Test Scripting
13 5 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
13 5 (4.76%) Open Source
13 5 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (39.05%) Python
2 30 (28.57%) Java
3 29 (27.62%) JavaScript
4 24 (22.86%) SQL
5 20 (19.05%) Bash Shell
6 16 (15.24%) Perl
7 9 (8.57%) Go
8 7 (6.67%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.76%) Ruby
10 1 (0.95%) C
10 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.90%) MCP
4 1 (0.95%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.95%) MCSE
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.95%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.95%) PMO
3 1 (0.95%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (36.19%) Docker
2 12 (11.43%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.95%) Firmware
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.95%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 51 (48.57%) Puppet
2 34 (32.38%) Terraform
3 23 (21.90%) Ansible
4 21 (20.00%) Kubernetes
5 16 (15.24%) Grafana
5 16 (15.24%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (15.24%) Packer
6 15 (14.29%) Prometheus
6 15 (14.29%) Rancher
7 1 (0.95%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.95%) Graylog
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.95%) Salt
7 1 (0.95%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.95%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.95%) vRealize
Vendors
1 42 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 18 (17.14%) VMware
3 14 (13.33%) Black Duck
4 8 (7.62%) Atlassian
4 8 (7.62%) Oracle
5 7 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.76%) Cisco
6 5 (4.76%) CyberArk
6 5 (4.76%) IBM
7 4 (3.81%) F5
7 4 (3.81%) HP
8 1 (0.95%) NetApp
8 1 (0.95%) Synology
8 1 (0.95%) Veeam
8 1 (0.95%) Veritas