Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 79 105
Rank change year-on-year -21 +26 +3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 35 93 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.38% 2.65% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.43% 16.26% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 64 67
West Yorkshire median daily rate £468 £450 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -15.89% +25.88%
10th Percentile £319 £330 £373
90th Percentile £655 £571 £645
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £505
% change year-on-year - -10.89% +17.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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 544 572 521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 21.50% 16.32% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 309 299
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £405 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.23% -3.57% +5.00%
10th Percentile £170 £210 £207
90th Percentile £575 £563 £543
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 60 40
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.25 £14.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.08% -6.03% +12.80%
10th Percentile £10.52 £9.00 £9.34
90th Percentile £21.75 £20.67 £25.70
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.14 £12.63
% change year-on-year +6.12% +11.96% -12.87%

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 September 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 18 September 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 -29 22 £468 +3.89% 6
Bradford +10 7 £306 -15.52% 1
Huddersfield +17 1 £375 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (51.43%) Red Hat
3 16 (45.71%) DevOps
4 14 (40.00%) NAS
5 13 (37.14%) Oracle
5 13 (37.14%) Kubernetes
6 11 (31.43%) Docker
6 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
6 11 (31.43%) SAN
7 10 (28.57%) Unix
7 10 (28.57%) Windows
7 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 8 (22.86%) VMware
8 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
8 8 (22.86%) HTTP
9 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (20.00%) CentOS
9 7 (20.00%) Ansible
9 7 (20.00%) vSphere
9 7 (20.00%) Puppet
9 7 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (20.00%) Packer
9 7 (20.00%) Terraform
9 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (17.14%) Prometheus
10 6 (17.14%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (17.14%) Grafana
10 6 (17.14%) GitLab

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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon ELB
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon S3
1 4 (11.43%) AWS
1 4 (11.43%) Route 53
1 4 (11.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon ECS
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (5.71%) Serverless
4 1 (2.86%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) NAS
2 11 (31.43%) SAN
3 8 (22.86%) HTTP
4 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (14.29%) VSAN
6 2 (5.71%) DNS
6 2 (5.71%) FTP
6 2 (5.71%) SMTP
6 2 (5.71%) SSH
6 2 (5.71%) SSL
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.86%) Firewall
7 1 (2.86%) IOS XR
7 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
4 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) GitLab
1 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
1 6 (17.14%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.86%) Hudson
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) DBA
4 5 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (14.29%) Server Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) EMC Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (11.43%) Middleware
3 3 (8.57%) Node.js
4 2 (5.71%) LDAP
4 2 (5.71%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Clustering
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 5 (14.29%) EMC VMAX
1 5 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (28.57%) Unix
2 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.00%) CentOS
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (14.29%) SUSE
5 4 (11.43%) Solaris
6 3 (8.57%) AIX
6 3 (8.57%) HPUX
7 2 (5.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (5.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) DevOps
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
5 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Workflow
6 3 (8.57%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.57%) Microservices
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.71%) Data Security
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.71%) High Availability
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure as Code
7 2 (5.71%) Proactive Maintenance
7 2 (5.71%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (2.86%) Migration
8 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) Python
2 3 (8.57%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) Kotlin
3 2 (5.71%) PHP
3 2 (5.71%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) MCP
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Docker
2 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
3 7 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.00%) vSphere
4 4 (11.43%) NFS
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) Kubernetes
2 7 (20.00%) Ansible
2 7 (20.00%) Packer
2 7 (20.00%) Puppet
2 7 (20.00%) Terraform
3 6 (17.14%) Grafana
3 6 (17.14%) Prometheus
4 5 (14.29%) EMC VPLEX
5 4 (11.43%) Data Guard
5 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (8.57%) Rancher
6 3 (8.57%) SCCM
7 1 (2.86%) Nagios
7 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
7 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Red Hat
2 13 (37.14%) Oracle
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.86%) VMware
5 5 (14.29%) Brocade
5 5 (14.29%) EMC
5 5 (14.29%) HP
6 3 (8.57%) Black Duck
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix
7 2 (5.71%) BMC
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) Cisco
8 1 (2.86%) IBM