Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 103 100
Rank change year-on-year +23 -3 -3
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 75 75 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.51% 2.08% 2.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.07% 10.12% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 65 58
West Yorkshire median daily rate £520 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.35% +8.97% -2.50%
10th Percentile £400 £358 £250
90th Percentile £638 £549 £498
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £395
% change year-on-year +17.65% +7.59% +4.64%
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 574 741 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.21% 20.51% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 463 570
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £195 £226 £200
90th Percentile £538 £550 £523
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 29 100
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +1.96% +6.25%
10th Percentile £9.81 £8.72 £8.96
90th Percentile £21.38 £24.00 £22.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.48 £12.50
% change year-on-year -10.22% +15.84% -5.30%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +12 67 £525 +16.67% 6
Bradford +11 3 £300 -17.81%
Pudsey - 3 £400 -
Huddersfield - 2 £313 - 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 54 (72.00%) Git (software)
3 46 (61.33%) Jenkins
4 41 (54.67%) Microservices
5 40 (53.33%) DevOps
6 37 (49.33%) Bash Shell
7 36 (48.00%) Python
8 34 (45.33%) Confluence
8 34 (45.33%) JIRA
9 33 (44.00%) Puppet
10 32 (42.67%) Slack
11 31 (41.33%) MongoDB
12 30 (40.00%) Software Engineering
12 30 (40.00%) Mentoring
12 30 (40.00%) Coaching
13 29 (38.67%) Java
13 29 (38.67%) Red Hat
14 27 (36.00%) JavaScript
14 27 (36.00%) Docker
15 26 (34.67%) Opscode Chef
15 26 (34.67%) MySQL
15 26 (34.67%) Node.js
16 25 (33.33%) Configuration Management
17 24 (32.00%) Continuous Delivery
18 23 (30.67%) NoSQL
18 23 (30.67%) Test Automation
18 23 (30.67%) TDD
19 22 (29.33%) Open Source
19 22 (29.33%) SFIA
20 21 (28.00%) Apache Cassandra

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 34 (45.33%) Confluence
2 16 (21.33%) nginx
3 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 32 (42.67%) Slack
2 9 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.67%) IaaS
4 2 (2.67%) PaaS
4 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) HTTP
2 2 (2.67%) Network Security
2 2 (2.67%) SMS
2 2 (2.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (41.33%) MongoDB
2 26 (34.67%) MySQL
3 23 (30.67%) NoSQL
4 21 (28.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 21 (28.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.00%) Redis
6 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 54 (72.00%) Git (software)
2 46 (61.33%) Jenkins
3 34 (45.33%) JIRA
4 16 (21.33%) Cucumber
4 16 (21.33%) Jasmine
4 16 (21.33%) JUnit
4 16 (21.33%) SonarQube
5 3 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.33%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.33%) GCC
6 1 (1.33%) git-flow
6 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 6 (8.00%) Games
2 3 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (52.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 14 (18.67%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (17.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (17.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 13 (17.33%) Senior DevOps
4 13 (17.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Developer
5 11 (14.67%) Java Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Administrator
7 6 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Lead DevOps
8 5 (6.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Agile Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.67%) Node.js
2 20 (26.67%) REST
3 4 (5.33%) JSON
3 4 (5.33%) Kafka
3 4 (5.33%) LAMP
3 4 (5.33%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.00%) JSON Schema
4 3 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (4.00%) Memcached
5 2 (2.67%) Spring
5 2 (2.67%) Web Services
6 1 (1.33%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.33%) Dropwizard
6 1 (1.33%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.33%) Handlebars
6 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.33%) JPA
6 1 (1.33%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.33%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.33%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Clustering
2 8 (10.67%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 75 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) AIX
2 6 (8.00%) CentOS
2 6 (8.00%) Unix
3 5 (6.67%) HPUX
4 4 (5.33%) Solaris
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.67%) Windows
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (54.67%) Microservices
2 40 (53.33%) DevOps
3 30 (40.00%) Coaching
3 30 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 30 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 25 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 24 (32.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 23 (30.67%) TDD
6 23 (30.67%) Test Automation
7 22 (29.33%) Open Source
7 22 (29.33%) SFIA
8 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (22.67%) Load Balancing
11 16 (21.33%) BDD
11 16 (21.33%) Static Code Analysis
12 13 (17.33%) Kanban
12 13 (17.33%) Scrum
13 12 (16.00%) SDLC
13 12 (16.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (49.33%) Bash Shell
2 36 (48.00%) Python
3 29 (38.67%) Java
4 27 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 20 (26.67%) SQL
6 17 (22.67%) Ruby
7 15 (20.00%) PHP
8 10 (13.33%) Shell Script
9 9 (12.00%) Perl
10 3 (4.00%) ES6
11 1 (1.33%) C++
11 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.67%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.67%) CCDP
2 2 (2.67%) CCNP
2 2 (2.67%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.67%) CISM
2 2 (2.67%) CISSP
2 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (36.00%) Docker
2 8 (10.67%) Xen
3 5 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 33 (44.00%) Puppet
2 26 (34.67%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (24.00%) Ansible
4 9 (12.00%) Terraform
5 5 (6.67%) Kubernetes
6 4 (5.33%) Grafana
7 3 (4.00%) Graphite
7 3 (4.00%) Opsview
7 3 (4.00%) Rancher
8 2 (2.67%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.33%) Graylog
Vendors
1 29 (38.67%) Red Hat
2 13 (17.33%) Splunk
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle
4 3 (4.00%) HP
4 3 (4.00%) New Relic
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco
5 2 (2.67%) CyberArk
5 2 (2.67%) IBM
5 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.67%) VMware
6 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.33%) F5
6 1 (1.33%) Riverbed