Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 104 96
Rank change year-on-year -17 -8 +32
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 49 49 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.43% 1.62% 2.23%
As % of the Vendors category 4.11% 4.09% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 54 68
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £329 £319 £358
90th Percentile £601 £645 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 1,191 1,198 1,354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 34.73% 39.59% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 747 849
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £265 £251 £252
90th Percentile £575 £554 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.38% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 58 53
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.20 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.75% +9.23% -8.77%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.64 £9.30
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £23.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.70 £14.48
% change year-on-year +4.08% +1.52% +6.51%

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 10 December 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
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 10 December 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 -2 42 £425 -15.00% 3
Bradford -18 3 £369 +22.92% 3
Pudsey - 2 £525 -
Huddersfield -10 1 £375 +7.14%
Halifax - 1 £550 -
Red Hat
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 48 (97.96%) Linux
2 42 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (40.82%) Puppet
4 20 (40.82%) Jenkins
5 18 (36.73%) Git (software)
5 18 (36.73%) Windows
5 18 (36.73%) VMware
6 17 (34.69%) Windows Server
7 16 (32.65%) DevOps
8 15 (30.61%) Docker
9 13 (26.53%) Ansible
10 12 (24.49%) Unix
11 11 (22.45%) Oracle
12 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (20.41%) Python
13 9 (18.37%) Java
13 9 (18.37%) Ruby
13 9 (18.37%) Atlassian
13 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
13 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (16.33%) CentOS
14 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
14 8 (16.33%) Private Cloud
14 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
15 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
15 7 (14.29%) Shell Script
15 7 (14.29%) Firewall
15 7 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
16 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure

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 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.08%) nginx
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.08%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.04%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 25 (51.02%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.20%) Office 365
4 3 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (6.12%) Amazon S3
4 3 (6.12%) Route 53
5 2 (4.08%) PaaS
6 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.04%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.04%) Slack
6 1 (2.04%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) DNS
3 2 (4.08%) DHCP
3 2 (4.08%) HTTP
3 2 (4.08%) LAN
3 2 (4.08%) SAN
3 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.08%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) Broadband
4 1 (2.04%) NAS
4 1 (2.04%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (2.04%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon Aurora
1 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.12%) Redis
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.08%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Jenkins
2 18 (36.73%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.08%) Artifactory
4 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.08%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.08%) ProC
4 2 (4.08%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.04%) JUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Maven
5 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.20%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
3 2 (4.08%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Online Betting
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (22.45%) Administrator
3 6 (12.24%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Manager
5 4 (8.16%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Implementation Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Server Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Implementation Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) DevOps Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Kafka
2 5 (10.20%) Middleware
3 2 (4.08%) J2EE
3 2 (4.08%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (4.08%) OC4J
4 1 (2.04%) .NET
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Core
4 1 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.04%) Node.js
4 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.04%) REST
4 1 (2.04%) Spring
4 1 (2.04%) Spring Batch
4 1 (2.04%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.04%) Spring Security
4 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Private Cloud
2 4 (8.16%) Clustering
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 48 (97.96%) Linux
2 42 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (36.73%) Windows
4 17 (34.69%) Windows Server
5 12 (24.49%) Unix
6 8 (16.33%) CentOS
7 6 (12.24%) AIX
8 5 (10.20%) Windows 10
8 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
9 4 (8.16%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (8.16%) Solaris
10 3 (6.12%) HPUX
11 1 (2.04%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) DevOps
2 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.16%) High Availability
5 4 (8.16%) IT Strategy
5 4 (8.16%) Process Improvement
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (6.12%) Open Source
6 3 (6.12%) Server Building
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (4.08%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (4.08%) Server Patching
7 2 (4.08%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (4.08%) TDD
7 2 (4.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) Python
2 9 (18.37%) Java
2 9 (18.37%) Ruby
3 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 6 (12.24%) Perl
6 5 (10.20%) Go
6 5 (10.20%) SQL
7 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.08%) C
8 2 (4.08%) Groovy
8 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.04%) C#
9 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) CCA
2 2 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.08%) MCITP
2 2 (4.08%) MCSE
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (30.61%) Docker
2 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.08%) XenApp
5 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.08%) XenServer
6 1 (2.04%) Firmware
6 1 (2.04%) NFS
6 1 (2.04%) PowerHA
6 1 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (40.82%) Puppet
2 13 (26.53%) Ansible
3 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (10.20%) Terraform
5 3 (6.12%) SCOM
6 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
6 2 (4.08%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (4.08%) HP SIM
6 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (4.08%) SCCM
6 2 (4.08%) WSUS
7 1 (2.04%) Grafana
7 1 (2.04%) Graylog
7 1 (2.04%) OpenView
7 1 (2.04%) Packer
7 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
7 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.04%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) VMware
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle
3 9 (18.37%) Atlassian
4 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.20%) Cisco
5 5 (10.20%) F5
5 5 (10.20%) IBM
6 4 (8.16%) HP
7 2 (4.08%) Citrix
7 2 (4.08%) Dell
7 2 (4.08%) McAfee
7 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.04%) CyberArk
8 1 (2.04%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (2.04%) Google
8 1 (2.04%) Veritas