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 3 months to 24 March 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.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Red Hat
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 87 69 93
Rank change year-on-year -18 +24  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 15 44 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.10% 2.30% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 2.98% 6.37% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 38 16
Median daily rate £480 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.94% +19.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.37% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -23.41%  

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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 503 691 720
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 36.88% 36.05% 39.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 443 429
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 29
Median hourly rate £10.31 £12.10 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.83% -12.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.25 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Red Hat
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Red Hat as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -20 10 £480 +12.94% 7
Bradford - 2 £450 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £550 -
Red Hat
Yorkshire

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat 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.

1 51 (96.23%) Linux
2 37 (69.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 29 (54.72%) Java
4 28 (52.83%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (49.06%) Jenkins
6 25 (47.17%) MySQL
7 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
7 19 (35.85%) Puppet
8 18 (33.96%) MongoDB
8 18 (33.96%) Node.js
8 18 (33.96%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (33.96%) JUnit
8 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
9 17 (32.08%) Scrum
9 17 (32.08%) Jasmine
9 17 (32.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
11 15 (28.30%) Kanban
11 15 (28.30%) Python
12 14 (26.42%) DevOps
12 14 (26.42%) Mentoring
13 13 (24.53%) Windows
14 11 (20.75%) Ansible
15 10 (18.87%) Unix
15 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
16 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
17 8 (15.09%) Hadoop YARN

Red Hat
Top Related 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 7 (13.21%) Apache Pig
1 7 (13.21%) Apache Spark
2 5 (9.43%) IIS
3 3 (5.66%) Confluence
3 3 (5.66%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.77%) Apache
4 2 (3.77%) CloudStack
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.89%) JBoss
5 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.66%) Slack
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.89%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) Firewall
2 5 (9.43%) Kerberos
3 4 (7.55%) DHCP
3 4 (7.55%) DNS
3 4 (7.55%) HTTP
4 3 (5.66%) FTP
4 3 (5.66%) HTTPS
4 3 (5.66%) SMTP
4 3 (5.66%) SSL
4 3 (5.66%) Telnet
5 2 (3.77%) LAN
5 2 (3.77%) LDAP
5 2 (3.77%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.77%) WAN
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.89%) Network Security
6 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (47.17%) MySQL
3 18 (33.96%) MongoDB
4 17 (32.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (15.09%) Apache Hive
5 8 (15.09%) Big Data
5 8 (15.09%) Hadoop
5 8 (15.09%) HBase
6 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
6 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
8 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
8 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (3.77%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.77%) Redis
10 1 (1.89%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 26 (49.06%) Jenkins
2 19 (35.85%) Git (software)
3 18 (33.96%) JUnit
4 17 (32.08%) Jasmine
5 5 (9.43%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (7.55%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.66%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.66%) JIRA
7 3 (5.66%) Vagrant
8 2 (3.77%) JMeter
8 2 (3.77%) Mockito
8 2 (3.77%) Selenium
8 2 (3.77%) TestNG
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Java Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Software Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Administrator
5 6 (11.32%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Unix Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (7.55%) Java Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) DBA
8 3 (5.66%) Implementation Specialist
8 3 (5.66%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) Node.js
2 6 (11.32%) REST
3 5 (9.43%) Web Services
4 3 (5.66%) HTML
5 2 (3.77%) jQuery
5 2 (3.77%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (3.77%) Spring
5 2 (3.77%) Symfony
6 1 (1.89%) .NET
6 1 (1.89%) CSS
6 1 (1.89%) Dropwizard
6 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.89%) JAX-RS
6 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.77%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 51 (96.23%) Linux
2 37 (69.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (24.53%) Windows
4 10 (18.87%) Unix
4 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
6 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (13.21%) Solaris
8 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (5.66%) Android
10 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.77%) CentOS
10 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) Scrum
3 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
4 15 (28.30%) Kanban
5 14 (26.42%) DevOps
5 14 (26.42%) Mentoring
6 8 (15.09%) ITIL
7 6 (11.32%) MapReduce
8 5 (9.43%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (9.43%) Open Source
8 5 (9.43%) SDLC
9 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
9 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
10 3 (5.66%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 3 (5.66%) Coaching
10 3 (5.66%) Incident Management
10 3 (5.66%) Microservices
10 3 (5.66%) Project Management
10 3 (5.66%) SFIA
10 3 (5.66%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) Java
2 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.30%) Python
4 7 (13.21%) Ruby
4 7 (13.21%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.77%) C
7 2 (3.77%) C#
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
7 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.77%) Scala
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (9.43%) MCSE
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.55%) Degree
5 3 (5.66%) AWS Certification
6 2 (3.77%) CCA
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.77%) OCP
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) HDFS
2 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
3 6 (11.32%) Docker
4 5 (9.43%) vSphere
5 2 (3.77%) vCloud
5 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.77%) VMware GSX
5 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.77%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.77%) XenServer
6 1 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (35.85%) Puppet
2 18 (33.96%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (20.75%) Ansible
4 8 (15.09%) Hadoop YARN
5 7 (13.21%) Nagios
6 3 (5.66%) Data Guard
6 3 (5.66%) SCOM
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.89%) Mesos
8 1 (1.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Hortonworks
2 6 (11.32%) SaltStack
3 5 (9.43%) VMware
4 4 (7.55%) Cisco
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle
4 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds
4 4 (7.55%) Splunk
5 2 (3.77%) Citrix
6 1 (1.89%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (1.89%) RightScale
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