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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 81 71 91
Rank change year-on-year -10 +20  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 14 39 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.04% 2.02% 1.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.79% 9.92% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 15
Median daily rate £500 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +23.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £375 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +7.78% +4.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £48.00 £31.09
% change year-on-year -42.70% +54.41%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the operating system skills category. The next 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.

Contract Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 292 393 384
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 21.77% 20.32% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 242 214
Median daily rate £420 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 42
Median hourly rate £11.25 £12.30 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.53% -26.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.68 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -5 9 £500 +17.64% 8
Bradford - 3 £450 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £550 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 36 (78.26%) Red Hat
3 25 (54.35%) Java
3 25 (54.35%) Jenkins
4 24 (52.17%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (45.65%) MySQL
6 20 (43.48%) Node.js
6 20 (43.48%) Git (software)
7 19 (41.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
7 19 (41.30%) Scrum
7 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
8 18 (39.13%) JUnit
8 18 (39.13%) MongoDB
9 17 (36.96%) Jasmine
9 17 (36.96%) Kanban
10 14 (30.43%) Windows
10 14 (30.43%) DevOps
10 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
11 12 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (26.09%) Puppet
11 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
12 10 (21.74%) ITIL
12 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
14 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (17.39%) HTTP
14 8 (17.39%) SQL
14 8 (17.39%) MCSE

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Top Related 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 5 (10.87%) Confluence
2 4 (8.70%) IIS
2 4 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.52%) Apache
3 3 (6.52%) nginx
4 2 (4.35%) CloudStack
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.87%) Slack
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.17%) PaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) HTTP
2 7 (15.22%) Firewall
3 5 (10.87%) LDAP
4 4 (8.70%) SAN
5 3 (6.52%) DHCP
5 3 (6.52%) DNS
5 3 (6.52%) FTP
5 3 (6.52%) HTTPS
5 3 (6.52%) SMTP
5 3 (6.52%) SSL
5 3 (6.52%) Telnet
6 2 (4.35%) LAN
6 2 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.35%) WAN
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (45.65%) MySQL
3 19 (41.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 18 (39.13%) MongoDB
5 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
6 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (8.70%) NoSQL
8 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
8 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (4.35%) DB2
9 2 (4.35%) DB2 UDB
9 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
9 2 (4.35%) Redis
10 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
10 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
10 1 (2.17%) HBase
10 1 (2.17%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 25 (54.35%) Jenkins
2 20 (43.48%) Git (software)
3 18 (39.13%) JUnit
4 17 (36.96%) Jasmine
5 5 (10.87%) JIRA
6 4 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
7 3 (6.52%) Vagrant
8 2 (4.35%) JMeter
8 2 (4.35%) Mockito
8 2 (4.35%) Selenium
8 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
8 2 (4.35%) TestNG
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Java Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) Administrator
3 7 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) DBA
4 6 (13.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Java Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Implementation Specialist
7 3 (6.52%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.52%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) Node.js
2 6 (13.04%) REST
2 6 (13.04%) Web Services
3 3 (6.52%) Spring
4 2 (4.35%) HTML
4 2 (4.35%) JMS
4 2 (4.35%) jQuery
4 2 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (4.35%) OSGi
4 2 (4.35%) Symfony
5 1 (2.17%) .NET
5 1 (2.17%) Dropwizard
5 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.17%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Clustering
1 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) Windows
3 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.70%) Unix
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.52%) SUSE
8 2 (4.35%) Android
8 2 (4.35%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (41.30%) Scrum
2 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 17 (36.96%) Kanban
4 14 (30.43%) DevOps
4 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
5 10 (21.74%) ITIL
6 7 (15.22%) Open Source
7 6 (13.04%) Microservices
8 5 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (10.87%) Load Balancing
8 5 (10.87%) Migration
8 5 (10.87%) SDLC
8 5 (10.87%) SFIA
9 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.52%) BDD
10 3 (6.52%) Coaching
10 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
10 3 (6.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.39%) Python
3 8 (17.39%) SQL
4 6 (13.04%) Shell Script
5 5 (10.87%) Ruby
6 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.35%) C#
7 2 (4.35%) PHP
7 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) MCSE
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.87%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) AWS Certification
4 2 (4.35%) CCA
4 2 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.35%) OCP
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Docker
2 5 (10.87%) vSphere
3 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.52%) VMware Server
5 2 (4.35%) vCloud
5 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.35%) VMware GSX
5 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.35%) XenServer
6 1 (2.17%) HDFS
6 1 (2.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (26.09%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) Ansible
3 3 (6.52%) Data Guard
3 3 (6.52%) Kubernetes
3 3 (6.52%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (4.35%) Rancher
4 2 (4.35%) SCOM
5 1 (2.17%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (2.17%) Mesos
5 1 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (78.26%) Red Hat
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) VMware
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle
5 3 (6.52%) Brocade
5 3 (6.52%) EMC
6 2 (4.35%) Citrix
6 2 (4.35%) IBM
6 2 (4.35%) Splunk
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco
7 1 (2.17%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (2.17%) Hortonworks
7 1 (2.17%) SaltStack
7 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
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