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 22 June 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.

Red Hat
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 74 87
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13  
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 24 48 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.69% 2.37% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category 4.71% 6.59% 4.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 27
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £375 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £565 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +31.94% +20.00%  

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 510 728 881
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.81% 35.88% 41.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 494 554
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 30
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.38 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.42% +3.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.93 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £21.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 22 June 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 -15 16 £428 -7.56% 12
Bradford - 5 £300 - 6
Wakefield - 2 £550 -
Red Hat
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 35 (92.11%) Linux
2 22 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (42.11%) Java
4 13 (34.21%) MySQL
4 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
5 12 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (28.95%) Python
6 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
6 11 (28.95%) Open Source
6 11 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (28.95%) Node.js
7 10 (26.32%) DevOps
7 10 (26.32%) Puppet
7 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 9 (23.68%) SQL
8 9 (23.68%) JUnit
8 9 (23.68%) JIRA
8 9 (23.68%) TDD
8 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
8 9 (23.68%) Cucumber
8 9 (23.68%) BDD
8 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
8 9 (23.68%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
8 9 (23.68%) Confluence
8 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
8 9 (23.68%) REST
8 9 (23.68%) Jasmine
8 9 (23.68%) Microservices
8 9 (23.68%) SDLC

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 9 (23.68%) Confluence
2 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Pig
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Slack
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) FTP
3 2 (5.26%) HTTP
3 2 (5.26%) HTTPS
3 2 (5.26%) Kerberos
3 2 (5.26%) LDAP
3 2 (5.26%) SMTP
3 2 (5.26%) SSL
3 2 (5.26%) Telnet
4 1 (2.63%) DMZ
4 1 (2.63%) VLAN
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) MySQL
2 12 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (23.68%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (23.68%) MongoDB
3 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (5.26%) Big Data
5 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.26%) HBase
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Jenkins
2 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
3 9 (23.68%) Cucumber
3 9 (23.68%) Jasmine
3 9 (23.68%) JIRA
3 9 (23.68%) JUnit
4 2 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.63%) GCC
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Java Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.89%) JavaScript Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Hadoop Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Node.js
2 9 (23.68%) REST
3 3 (7.89%) Middleware
4 2 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (2.63%) Ext JS
5 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.63%) Java EE
5 1 (2.63%) JPA
5 1 (2.63%) LAMP
5 1 (2.63%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 35 (92.11%) Linux
2 22 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (18.42%) CentOS
3 7 (18.42%) Windows
4 6 (15.79%) Solaris
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 5 (13.16%) Ubuntu
5 5 (13.16%) Unix
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.89%) SUSE
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.63%) AIX
8 1 (2.63%) HPUX
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (2.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Open Source
2 10 (26.32%) DevOps
3 9 (23.68%) BDD
3 9 (23.68%) Microservices
3 9 (23.68%) SDLC
3 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
3 9 (23.68%) TDD
3 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
4 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) Coaching
5 4 (10.53%) Migration
5 4 (10.53%) SFIA
6 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL
6 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.26%) MapReduce
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) Python
3 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.68%) SQL
5 8 (21.05%) Ruby
6 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.26%) Perl
7 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.63%) C++
8 1 (2.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.53%) Docker
1 4 (10.53%) KVM
2 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.26%) HDFS
3 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (26.32%) Puppet
3 6 (15.79%) Ansible
4 3 (7.89%) Kubernetes
5 2 (5.26%) Grafana
5 2 (5.26%) Graphite
5 2 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (5.26%) Mesos
5 2 (5.26%) Nagios
6 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.63%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) HP
2 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds
3 3 (7.89%) Dell
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) Hortonworks
4 2 (5.26%) New Relic
4 2 (5.26%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp
5 1 (2.63%) Sun
5 1 (2.63%) Veritas
5 1 (2.63%) VMware
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