Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 118 104
Rank change year-on-year +53 -14 +1
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 125 37 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.63% 1.29% 1.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 21.33% 6.67% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 44 56
West Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.00% +17.65% +11.84%
10th Percentile £323 £369 £341
90th Percentile £553 £645 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £490 £425
% change year-on-year -13.27% +15.29% +13.33%
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 586 555 874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 17.02% 19.39% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 326 589
West Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +1.82% +26.92%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £281
90th Percentile £544 £538 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £401 £408
% change year-on-year -0.12% -1.72% +25.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 40 34
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £12.25 £11.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.20% +5.38% -19.83%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.34 £8.50
90th Percentile £30.25 £20.70 £16.93
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £13.19
% change year-on-year +16.00% -5.20% +5.48%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +52 116 £430 -14.85% 8
Pudsey +3 5 £525 +110.00% 1
Huddersfield - 2 £363 - 1
Bradford -10 1 £363 -19.44% 2
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Linux
2 88 (70.40%) Red Hat
3 84 (67.20%) Puppet
4 59 (47.20%) Docker
5 55 (44.00%) Jenkins
6 52 (41.60%) Git (software)
7 48 (38.40%) DevOps
8 46 (36.80%) Java
9 42 (33.60%) Python
9 42 (33.60%) Ansible
10 40 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
10 40 (32.00%) Bash Shell
11 30 (24.00%) Open Source
12 29 (23.20%) Amazon AWS
12 29 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (22.40%) MongoDB
13 28 (22.40%) Microservices
14 27 (21.60%) NoSQL
14 27 (21.60%) JavaScript
15 26 (20.80%) SQL
15 26 (20.80%) MySQL
15 26 (20.80%) Deployment Automation
16 25 (20.00%) TDD
16 25 (20.00%) Node.js
17 24 (19.20%) Confluence
17 24 (19.20%) JIRA
17 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
17 24 (19.20%) PostgreSQL
17 24 (19.20%) JUnit
17 24 (19.20%) Configuration Management

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 24 (19.20%) Confluence
2 12 (9.60%) Apache
3 6 (4.80%) nginx
4 3 (2.40%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.60%) JBoss
5 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.80%) IIS
6 1 (0.80%) Jetty
6 1 (0.80%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.80%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 29 (23.20%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (19.20%) Slack
3 10 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (5.60%) Amazon S3
5 5 (4.00%) PaaS
5 5 (4.00%) Serverless
6 4 (3.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (3.20%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (3.20%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.40%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (2.40%) Amazon Glacier
7 3 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (2.40%) IaaS
7 3 (2.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (1.60%) SaaS
9 1 (0.80%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) HTTP
1 5 (4.00%) SMS
2 4 (3.20%) Firewall
2 4 (3.20%) NAS
2 4 (3.20%) SAN
3 3 (2.40%) VPN
4 2 (1.60%) LAN
4 2 (1.60%) WAN
5 1 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.80%) DHCP
5 1 (0.80%) DNS
5 1 (0.80%) FTP
5 1 (0.80%) IPsec
5 1 (0.80%) SSH
5 1 (0.80%) SSL
5 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.80%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.40%) MongoDB
2 27 (21.60%) NoSQL
3 26 (20.80%) MySQL
4 24 (19.20%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (16.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (8.80%) Apache Hive
6 11 (8.80%) Big Data
7 4 (3.20%) Amazon Aurora
7 4 (3.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.40%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.40%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.80%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 55 (44.00%) Jenkins
2 52 (41.60%) Git (software)
3 24 (19.20%) JIRA
3 24 (19.20%) JUnit
4 21 (16.80%) Cucumber
5 20 (16.00%) Jasmine
6 11 (8.80%) Artifactory
7 7 (5.60%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (2.40%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.60%) Subversion
10 1 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.80%) ProC
10 1 (0.80%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (5.60%) Finance
2 3 (2.40%) Games
3 2 (1.60%) Banking
3 2 (1.60%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.80%) Back Office
4 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (32.80%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (13.60%) Systems Engineer
3 16 (12.80%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 14 (11.20%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (10.40%) Developer
7 10 (8.00%) Java Developer
8 8 (6.40%) Administrator
8 8 (6.40%) Platform Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.60%) Consultant
9 7 (5.60%) Java Software Developer
9 7 (5.60%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (4.80%) DevOps Systems Engineer
11 5 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
11 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.00%) JavaScript Engineer
11 5 (4.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 5 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
12 4 (3.20%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.00%) Node.js
2 22 (17.60%) REST
3 15 (12.00%) Kafka
4 11 (8.80%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (8.80%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (8.80%) Spring
4 11 (8.80%) Spring Batch
4 11 (8.80%) Spring Boot
4 11 (8.80%) Spring Security
5 5 (4.00%) Middleware
5 5 (4.00%) Web Services
6 4 (3.20%) Serverless Framework
7 2 (1.60%) CSS
7 2 (1.60%) Dropwizard
7 2 (1.60%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.60%) HTML
7 2 (1.60%) J2EE
7 2 (1.60%) Java EE
7 2 (1.60%) RESTful
8 1 (0.80%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.20%) Public Cloud
3 5 (4.00%) Clustering
3 5 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 5 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.20%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.20%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.80%) NHS
5 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.80%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 125 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (15.20%) CentOS
3 14 (11.20%) Windows
4 13 (10.40%) Unix
5 10 (8.00%) AIX
6 9 (7.20%) HPUX
7 8 (6.40%) Solaris
7 8 (6.40%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.40%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (2.40%) SUSE
8 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.60%) Debian
9 2 (1.60%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.80%) VMS
10 1 (0.80%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.40%) DevOps
2 30 (24.00%) Open Source
3 29 (23.20%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (22.40%) Microservices
5 26 (20.80%) Deployment Automation
6 25 (20.00%) TDD
7 24 (19.20%) Configuration Management
7 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
8 23 (18.40%) Kanban
8 23 (18.40%) Scrum
9 21 (16.80%) Coaching
9 21 (16.80%) Mentoring
9 21 (16.80%) Test Automation
10 20 (16.00%) BDD
11 19 (15.20%) SFIA
12 15 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (11.20%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (9.60%) Integration Testing
15 10 (8.00%) User Stories
16 9 (7.20%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 46 (36.80%) Java
2 42 (33.60%) Python
3 40 (32.00%) Bash Shell
4 27 (21.60%) JavaScript
5 26 (20.80%) SQL
6 23 (18.40%) Shell Script
7 12 (9.60%) PHP
7 12 (9.60%) Ruby
8 6 (4.80%) Perl
9 3 (2.40%) Go
10 2 (1.60%) C
10 2 (1.60%) Groovy
11 1 (0.80%) ES6
11 1 (0.80%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.40%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.60%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.20%) CISMP
3 4 (3.20%) CISSP
4 1 (0.80%) CCIE
4 1 (0.80%) CCNA
4 1 (0.80%) CCNP
4 1 (0.80%) CCSA
4 1 (0.80%) CCSE
4 1 (0.80%) CCSM
4 1 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) SLA
2 5 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (47.20%) Docker
2 3 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.40%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.40%) KVM
3 2 (1.60%) NFS
3 2 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.80%) Firmware
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.80%) Xen
Systems Management
1 84 (67.20%) Puppet
2 42 (33.60%) Ansible
3 40 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (15.20%) Terraform
5 12 (9.60%) Grafana
6 11 (8.80%) Graylog
7 8 (6.40%) Salt
8 4 (3.20%) Rancher
9 2 (1.60%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.60%) Marathon
9 2 (1.60%) Mesos
9 2 (1.60%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.80%) collectd
10 1 (0.80%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.80%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.80%) Graphite
10 1 (0.80%) Kibana
10 1 (0.80%) logstash
10 1 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 88 (70.40%) Red Hat
2 13 (10.40%) Oracle
3 10 (8.00%) HP
3 10 (8.00%) Splunk
4 7 (5.60%) IBM
4 7 (5.60%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.20%) F5
6 3 (2.40%) Dell
6 3 (2.40%) Google
7 2 (1.60%) Brocade
7 2 (1.60%) Cisco
7 2 (1.60%) VMware
8 1 (0.80%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.80%) CA
8 1 (0.80%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.80%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.80%) ProCurve
8 1 (0.80%) Veeam