Period
to 20 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat over the 6 months to 20 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Red Hat, Inc.

Red Hat
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 112 84
Rank change year-on-year +40 -28 +30
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 109 38 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.21% 1.37% 2.45%
As % of the Vendors category 9.32% 3.78% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 33 82
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £430 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +0.06% +14.60%
10th Percentile £300 £308 £363
90th Percentile £539 £500 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £430 £430
% change year-on-year -2.33% +0.12% +19.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.74 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.74 - -

Red Hat is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in West Yorkshire.

All Vendors
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,170 1,006 1,410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.49% 36.25% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 611 929
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +15.94%
10th Percentile £259 £269 £275
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 43 46
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.08% -12.73% -0.87%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.80 £8.75
90th Percentile £40.00 £24.10 £21.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.54 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +34.92% -7.14% +7.69%

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Red Hat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat in West Yorkshire

Red Hat
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 in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat in West Yorkshire

Red Hat
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat in West Yorkshire

Red Hat
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 in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat in West Yorkshire

Red Hat
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Red Hat in West Yorkshire

Red Hat
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 June 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 +45 104 £420 -2.33% 6
Huddersfield - 2 £363 - 1
Bradford -9 1 - - 1
Halifax - 1 £550 -
Red Hat
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat 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.

1 107 (98.17%) Linux
2 100 (91.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 78 (71.56%) Puppet
4 57 (52.29%) Jenkins
5 56 (51.38%) Git (software)
6 51 (46.79%) Docker
7 47 (43.12%) Java
8 32 (29.36%) MySQL
9 31 (28.44%) Open Source
10 29 (26.61%) MongoDB
10 29 (26.61%) PostgreSQL
10 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (26.61%) TDD
10 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
11 28 (25.69%) JUnit
11 28 (25.69%) JavaScript
11 28 (25.69%) Node.js
11 28 (25.69%) DevOps
12 27 (24.77%) NoSQL
12 27 (24.77%) SQL
12 27 (24.77%) Scrum
12 27 (24.77%) Kanban
13 26 (23.85%) REST
13 26 (23.85%) Cucumber
13 26 (23.85%) Test Automation
13 26 (23.85%) Microservices
14 25 (22.94%) Slack
14 25 (22.94%) Confluence
14 25 (22.94%) JIRA
15 24 (22.02%) Configuration Management

Red Hat
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 25 (22.94%) Confluence
2 12 (11.01%) Apache
3 2 (1.83%) nginx
4 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.92%) IIS
4 1 (0.92%) Jetty
4 1 (0.92%) Mongrel
4 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (22.94%) Slack
2 22 (20.18%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (7.34%) PaaS
5 6 (5.50%) IaaS
5 6 (5.50%) SaaS
6 4 (3.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.92%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.92%) Office 365
7 1 (0.92%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.92%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) SMS
2 3 (2.75%) NAS
2 3 (2.75%) SAN
3 2 (1.83%) DHCP
3 2 (1.83%) DNS
3 2 (1.83%) Firewall
3 2 (1.83%) LAN
3 2 (1.83%) VPN
3 2 (1.83%) WAN
4 1 (0.92%) FTP
4 1 (0.92%) HTTP
4 1 (0.92%) IPsec
4 1 (0.92%) SNMP
4 1 (0.92%) SSL
4 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (29.36%) MySQL
2 29 (26.61%) MongoDB
2 29 (26.61%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (24.77%) NoSQL
4 23 (21.10%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (10.09%) Apache Hive
5 11 (10.09%) Big Data
6 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.92%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 57 (52.29%) Jenkins
2 56 (51.38%) Git (software)
3 28 (25.69%) JUnit
4 26 (23.85%) Cucumber
5 25 (22.94%) JIRA
6 22 (20.18%) Jasmine
7 12 (11.01%) Artifactory
8 8 (7.34%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.92%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.92%) Maven
9 1 (0.92%) Selenium
9 1 (0.92%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.92%) Subversion
9 1 (0.92%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (7.34%) Finance
2 3 (2.75%) Games
3 2 (1.83%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (22.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Cloud Engineer
2 20 (18.35%) Software Engineer
3 18 (16.51%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (14.68%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Developer
6 9 (8.26%) JavaScript Engineer
7 8 (7.34%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.34%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Administrator
8 7 (6.42%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Java Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (5.50%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.59%) Linux Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.59%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.69%) Node.js
2 26 (23.85%) REST
3 14 (12.84%) Kafka
4 11 (10.09%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (10.09%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (10.09%) Spring
4 11 (10.09%) Spring Batch
4 11 (10.09%) Spring Boot
4 11 (10.09%) Spring Security
5 6 (5.50%) Web Services
6 4 (3.67%) Middleware
7 1 (0.92%) .NET
7 1 (0.92%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.92%) J2EE
7 1 (0.92%) OAuth
7 1 (0.92%) OpenID
7 1 (0.92%) SAML
7 1 (0.92%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.50%) Clustering
2 6 (5.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.75%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 107 (98.17%) Linux
2 100 (91.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (14.68%) CentOS
4 8 (7.34%) Windows
5 7 (6.42%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.50%) Unix
7 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.67%) AIX
8 4 (3.67%) HPUX
8 4 (3.67%) SUSE
9 3 (2.75%) Debian
10 2 (1.83%) Solaris
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.44%) Open Source
2 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
2 29 (26.61%) TDD
3 28 (25.69%) DevOps
4 27 (24.77%) Kanban
4 27 (24.77%) Scrum
5 26 (23.85%) Microservices
5 26 (23.85%) Test Automation
6 24 (22.02%) BDD
6 24 (22.02%) Configuration Management
7 23 (21.10%) SFIA
8 20 (18.35%) Coaching
8 20 (18.35%) Mentoring
9 17 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (12.84%) Integration Testing
11 13 (11.93%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (9.17%) SDLC
13 9 (8.26%) User Stories
14 8 (7.34%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.12%) Java
2 28 (25.69%) JavaScript
3 27 (24.77%) SQL
4 20 (18.35%) Python
5 19 (17.43%) Bash Shell
6 16 (14.68%) PHP
7 14 (12.84%) Ruby
8 8 (7.34%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.75%) Go
10 2 (1.83%) C
10 2 (1.83%) Groovy
10 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.92%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
1 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (46.79%) Docker
2 4 (3.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.67%) KVM
3 3 (2.75%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.92%) NFS
5 1 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 78 (71.56%) Puppet
2 21 (19.27%) Ansible
2 21 (19.27%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (11.01%) Salt
3 12 (11.01%) Terraform
4 11 (10.09%) Grafana
4 11 (10.09%) Graylog
5 6 (5.50%) Marathon
5 6 (5.50%) Mesos
6 2 (1.83%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.83%) SCOM
6 2 (1.83%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.92%) Graphite
7 1 (0.92%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.92%) OpenView
7 1 (0.92%) Opsview
7 1 (0.92%) SCCM
7 1 (0.92%) WMI
7 1 (0.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.34%) HP
2 8 (7.34%) Splunk
3 6 (5.50%) Brocade
3 6 (5.50%) F5
4 5 (4.59%) Dell
4 5 (4.59%) Oracle
5 4 (3.67%) Google
6 2 (1.83%) IBM
7 1 (0.92%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco
7 1 (0.92%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.92%) VMware