Period
to 20 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 116 90
Rank change year-on-year +5 -26 +12
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 59 37 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.69% 1.28% 2.28%
As % of the Vendors category 5.13% 3.33% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 71
West Yorkshire median daily rate £419 £430 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.62% -1.71% +13.64%
10th Percentile £314 £305 £358
90th Percentile £561 £645 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £438 £438
% change year-on-year -5.71% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 - -

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 1,150 1,110 1,416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.89% 38.40% 35.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 666 927
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £269
90th Percentile £575 £550 £554
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +5.77% -2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 43 38
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.20 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.92% +3.27% +1.14%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £9.50
90th Percentile £25.99 £26.10 £19.69
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.81 £14.20 £14.37
% change year-on-year +18.38% -1.15% +5.66%

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 September 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 20 September 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 +19 52 £413 -8.33% 5
Bradford -14 2 £363 +20.83% 2
Pudsey - 2 £525 -
Halifax - 1 £550 -
Huddersfield - 1 £375 -
Red Hat
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 58 (98.31%) Linux
2 54 (91.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 32 (54.24%) Puppet
4 25 (42.37%) Jenkins
4 25 (42.37%) Docker
5 24 (40.68%) Git (software)
5 24 (40.68%) Java
6 18 (30.51%) DevOps
7 16 (27.12%) Ansible
8 15 (25.42%) Windows
9 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (23.73%) Windows Server
10 13 (22.03%) Python
10 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (20.34%) Configuration Management
11 12 (20.34%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
13 10 (16.95%) PHP
13 10 (16.95%) Unix
13 10 (16.95%) MongoDB
13 10 (16.95%) Open Source
14 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (13.56%) Bash Shell
15 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
15 8 (13.56%) Kafka
15 8 (13.56%) MySQL
15 8 (13.56%) Oracle
15 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
15 8 (13.56%) VMware

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 (6.78%) Apache
1 4 (6.78%) Confluence
1 4 (6.78%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.08%) nginx
3 2 (3.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.39%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) Jetty
4 1 (1.69%) Mongrel
4 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.17%) Office 365
4 4 (6.78%) Slack
5 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.39%) PaaS
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.69%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.69%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Firewall
2 6 (10.17%) DNS
3 3 (5.08%) DHCP
3 3 (5.08%) HTTP
3 3 (5.08%) SAN
3 3 (5.08%) SMS
3 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.39%) LAN
4 2 (3.39%) NAS
4 2 (3.39%) VPN
5 1 (1.69%) FTP
5 1 (1.69%) IPsec
5 1 (1.69%) SSH
5 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) MongoDB
2 8 (13.56%) MySQL
2 8 (13.56%) NoSQL
3 7 (11.86%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (10.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (5.08%) Amazon Aurora
6 3 (5.08%) Apache Hive
6 3 (5.08%) Big Data
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.39%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.69%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (42.37%) Jenkins
2 24 (40.68%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.86%) JUnit
4 5 (8.47%) Cucumber
4 5 (8.47%) Jasmine
5 4 (6.78%) Artifactory
5 4 (6.78%) JIRA
6 3 (5.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (3.39%) ProC
8 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.69%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.69%) Maven
8 1 (1.69%) Selenium
8 1 (1.69%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.69%) Subversion
8 1 (1.69%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
1 5 (8.47%) Retail
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
3 2 (3.39%) Back Office
3 2 (3.39%) Games
3 2 (3.39%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (13.56%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Administrator
4 5 (8.47%) Technical Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Implementation Manager
5 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Technical Implementation Manager
6 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Linux Support
7 2 (3.39%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.56%) Kafka
2 7 (11.86%) Node.js
3 5 (8.47%) Middleware
3 5 (8.47%) REST
4 3 (5.08%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (5.08%) J2EE
4 3 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (5.08%) Spring
4 3 (5.08%) Spring Batch
4 3 (5.08%) Spring Boot
4 3 (5.08%) Spring Security
5 2 (3.39%) OC4J
6 1 (1.69%) .NET
6 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Clustering
2 3 (5.08%) Private Cloud
2 3 (5.08%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 58 (98.31%) Linux
2 54 (91.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (25.42%) Windows
4 14 (23.73%) Windows Server
5 10 (16.95%) Unix
6 5 (8.47%) AIX
6 5 (8.47%) CentOS
6 5 (8.47%) Windows 10
6 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (5.08%) HPUX
8 3 (5.08%) Solaris
9 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.69%) SUSE
10 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) DevOps
2 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.34%) Configuration Management
4 10 (16.95%) Open Source
5 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (13.56%) TDD
7 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.17%) Deployment Automation
8 6 (10.17%) Kanban
8 6 (10.17%) Scrum
9 5 (8.47%) Break/Fix
9 5 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (8.47%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (8.47%) Microservices
9 5 (8.47%) Regression Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.78%) High Availability
10 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 3 (5.08%) IT Strategy
11 3 (5.08%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) Java
2 13 (22.03%) Python
3 10 (16.95%) PHP
4 8 (13.56%) Bash Shell
5 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.86%) Shell Script
5 7 (11.86%) SQL
6 5 (8.47%) Go
6 5 (8.47%) Ruby
7 3 (5.08%) C
8 2 (3.39%) Groovy
8 2 (3.39%) Perl
8 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) CCA
3 2 (3.39%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (3.39%) MCITP
3 2 (3.39%) MCSE
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (42.37%) Docker
2 8 (13.56%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.39%) NFS
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.39%) XenApp
6 2 (3.39%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.39%) XenServer
7 1 (1.69%) Firmware
7 1 (1.69%) KVM
7 1 (1.69%) PowerHA
7 1 (1.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (54.24%) Puppet
2 16 (27.12%) Ansible
3 12 (20.34%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (10.17%) Salt
4 6 (10.17%) Terraform
5 4 (6.78%) SCOM
6 3 (5.08%) Grafana
6 3 (5.08%) Graylog
6 3 (5.08%) SCCM
7 2 (3.39%) Data Guard
7 2 (3.39%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (3.39%) HP SIM
7 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (3.39%) WSUS
8 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.69%) OpenView
8 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) HP
4 6 (10.17%) Cisco
5 5 (8.47%) F5
5 5 (8.47%) IBM
6 3 (5.08%) Dell
6 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.39%) Citrix
7 2 (3.39%) Google
7 2 (3.39%) McAfee
8 1 (1.69%) CyberArk
8 1 (1.69%) Veritas