Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 105 102
Rank change year-on-year +28 -3 -11
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 96 48 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.75% 1.66% 1.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.61% 9.14% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 69 56
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £515 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.62% +21.18% +4.62%
10th Percentile £334 £374 £350
90th Percentile £569 £645 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £500 £430
% change year-on-year -10.00% +16.41% +11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 - -

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 578 525 850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.53% 18.16% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 301 570
West Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00% +11.89%
10th Percentile £212 £213 £258
90th Percentile £555 £543 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 41 23
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.34 £8.58
90th Percentile £19.27 £25.50 £16.68
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.07 £12.63 £14.48
% change year-on-year +11.43% -12.81% +15.84%

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 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018. 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 +29 84 £450 -15.89% 6
Pudsey +4 2 £525 +31.25%
Bradford -11 1 £363 +20.83% 2
Huddersfield - 1 £375 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 96 (100.00%) Linux
2 55 (57.29%) Puppet
3 54 (56.25%) Red Hat
4 46 (47.92%) Docker
5 41 (42.71%) DevOps
5 41 (42.71%) Jenkins
6 40 (41.67%) Python
7 39 (40.63%) Java
8 38 (39.58%) Git (software)
9 37 (38.54%) Amazon AWS
10 35 (36.46%) Microservices
11 34 (35.42%) MongoDB
12 32 (33.33%) MySQL
13 28 (29.17%) Ansible
14 27 (28.13%) Terraform
15 22 (22.92%) Bash Shell
16 21 (21.88%) NoSQL
16 21 (21.88%) SQL
17 19 (19.79%) Opscode Chef
18 18 (18.75%) Node.js
18 18 (18.75%) Confluence
18 18 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
18 18 (18.75%) CentOS
18 18 (18.75%) JIRA
18 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
18 18 (18.75%) Configuration Management
18 18 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
18 18 (18.75%) TDD
18 18 (18.75%) Software Engineering
18 18 (18.75%) Slack

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 18 (18.75%) Confluence
2 6 (6.25%) nginx
3 4 (4.17%) Apache
3 4 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.04%) Jetty
5 1 (1.04%) Mongrel
5 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 37 (38.54%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
2 18 (18.75%) Slack
3 16 (16.67%) Amazon S3
4 13 (13.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (10.42%) Amazon ELB
5 10 (10.42%) Route 53
6 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (6.25%) Serverless
8 5 (5.21%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (5.21%) Office 365
9 4 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (3.13%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (3.13%) Amazon Glacier
10 3 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (3.13%) PaaS
11 1 (1.04%) Google App Engine
11 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (1.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.71%) HTTP
2 7 (7.29%) Firewall
3 4 (4.17%) DNS
3 4 (4.17%) SAN
3 4 (4.17%) SMS
4 3 (3.13%) NAS
5 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.08%) VPN
6 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.04%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.04%) DHCP
6 1 (1.04%) FTP
6 1 (1.04%) IPsec
6 1 (1.04%) SSH
6 1 (1.04%) SSL
6 1 (1.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.42%) MongoDB
2 32 (33.33%) MySQL
3 21 (21.88%) NoSQL
4 18 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (15.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.25%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (3.13%) Apache Hive
9 3 (3.13%) Big Data
9 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
10 2 (2.08%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 41 (42.71%) Jenkins
2 38 (39.58%) Git (software)
3 18 (18.75%) JIRA
4 17 (17.71%) SonarQube
5 15 (15.63%) Cucumber
6 10 (10.42%) GitLab
7 7 (7.29%) JUnit
8 5 (5.21%) Jasmine
9 3 (3.13%) Artifactory
10 2 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (2.08%) ProC
11 1 (1.04%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (5.21%) Finance
1 5 (5.21%) Retail
2 4 (4.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.08%) Games
3 2 (2.08%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 11 (11.46%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (7.29%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (7.29%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Administrator
5 6 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Architect
6 5 (5.21%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (5.21%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (5.21%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Consultant
7 4 (4.17%) Implementation Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Java Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Technical Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.75%) Node.js
2 15 (15.63%) REST
3 11 (11.46%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (8.33%) Kafka
5 5 (5.21%) Middleware
5 5 (5.21%) Serverless Framework
6 3 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (3.13%) J2EE
6 3 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (3.13%) Spring
6 3 (3.13%) Spring Batch
6 3 (3.13%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.13%) Spring Security
6 3 (3.13%) Web Services
7 2 (2.08%) OC4J
8 1 (1.04%) .NET
8 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.04%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.21%) Clustering
4 4 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.13%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.04%) NHS
6 1 (1.04%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 96 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (18.75%) CentOS
3 13 (13.54%) Windows
4 12 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 10 (10.42%) Unix
6 5 (5.21%) AIX
6 5 (5.21%) Windows 10
6 5 (5.21%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (3.13%) Solaris
9 2 (2.08%) HPUX
9 2 (2.08%) SUSE
10 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.04%) VMS
10 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.71%) DevOps
2 35 (36.46%) Microservices
3 18 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 18 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 18 (18.75%) TDD
4 15 (15.63%) Test Automation
5 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (14.58%) BDD
5 14 (14.58%) Coaching
5 14 (14.58%) Mentoring
6 13 (13.54%) Open Source
7 11 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (11.46%) Deployment Automation
7 11 (11.46%) SDLC
8 10 (10.42%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 8 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (6.25%) Kanban
10 6 (6.25%) Scrum
11 5 (5.21%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (5.21%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (41.67%) Python
2 39 (40.63%) Java
3 22 (22.92%) Bash Shell
4 21 (21.88%) SQL
5 18 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 12 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 11 (11.46%) Perl
8 10 (10.42%) PHP
9 5 (5.21%) Go
9 5 (5.21%) Ruby
10 3 (3.13%) C
11 2 (2.08%) Groovy
11 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.46%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) CCIE
3 1 (1.04%) CCNA
3 1 (1.04%) CCNP
3 1 (1.04%) CCSA
3 1 (1.04%) CCSE
3 1 (1.04%) CCSM
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) MCP
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 46 (47.92%) Docker
2 6 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.08%) Firmware
3 2 (2.08%) NFS
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.04%) KVM
4 1 (1.04%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 55 (57.29%) Puppet
2 28 (29.17%) Ansible
3 27 (28.13%) Terraform
4 19 (19.79%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (14.58%) Grafana
5 14 (14.58%) Kubernetes
5 14 (14.58%) Rancher
6 10 (10.42%) Packer
6 10 (10.42%) Prometheus
7 6 (6.25%) Salt
8 3 (3.13%) Graylog
9 2 (2.08%) Data Guard
9 2 (2.08%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (1.04%) collectd
10 1 (1.04%) Graphite
10 1 (1.04%) Kibana
10 1 (1.04%) logstash
10 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
10 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 54 (56.25%) Red Hat
2 9 (9.38%) Black Duck
3 8 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.33%) Oracle
4 7 (7.29%) VMware
5 6 (6.25%) Cisco
5 6 (6.25%) F5
6 5 (5.21%) IBM
7 3 (3.13%) HP
7 3 (3.13%) Splunk
8 2 (2.08%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.04%) CA
9 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.04%) CyberArk
9 1 (1.04%) Dell
9 1 (1.04%) Google
9 1 (1.04%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.04%) Veeam
9 1 (1.04%) Veritas