Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 91 108
Rank change year-on-year -19 +17 -38
Contract jobs citing Red Hat 45 86 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.50% 2.37% 1.61%
As % of the Vendors category 3.86% 6.28% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 75 56
West Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.71% +9.38% +60.00%
10th Percentile £324 £358 £309
90th Percentile £645 £565 £513
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +25.49%
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 1166 1369 1774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.88% 37.69% 39.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 859 1052
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £250 £262 £240
90th Percentile £550 £550 £501
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 47 102
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.43% -3.45% +23.80%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.50 £8.51
90th Percentile £37.80 £21.00 £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -2.07% +6.66% +3.58%

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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 -30 38 £453 +0.56% 9
Bradford +12 4 £300 -17.81%
Huddersfield - 2 £313 - 1
Red Hat
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 42 (93.33%) Linux
2 29 (64.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 24 (53.33%) Jenkins
5 21 (46.67%) MySQL
6 19 (42.22%) Java
6 19 (42.22%) Open Source
6 19 (42.22%) Software Engineering
7 18 (40.00%) MongoDB
7 18 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (37.78%) DevOps
8 17 (37.78%) Microservices
8 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (37.78%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
9 16 (35.56%) JUnit
9 16 (35.56%) SQL
9 16 (35.56%) TDD
9 16 (35.56%) Test Automation
9 16 (35.56%) NoSQL
9 16 (35.56%) REST
9 16 (35.56%) Node.js
9 16 (35.56%) Jasmine
10 15 (33.33%) SFIA
11 14 (31.11%) Confluence
11 14 (31.11%) JIRA
12 12 (26.67%) Cucumber
12 12 (26.67%) BDD
12 12 (26.67%) Slack
13 11 (24.44%) CentOS

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 14 (31.11%) Confluence
2 4 (8.89%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (4.44%) Apache
3 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) Slack
2 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (8.89%) Heroku
5 2 (4.44%) IaaS
5 2 (4.44%) PaaS
5 2 (4.44%) SaaS
6 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) DNS
2 7 (15.56%) Firewall
3 4 (8.89%) HTTP
4 2 (4.44%) SMS
5 1 (2.22%) Extranet
5 1 (2.22%) Intranet
5 1 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) MySQL
2 18 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 18 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 17 (37.78%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (35.56%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.22%) OLAP
6 1 (2.22%) OLTP
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 24 (53.33%) Jenkins
3 16 (35.56%) Jasmine
3 16 (35.56%) JUnit
4 14 (31.11%) JIRA
5 12 (26.67%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (4.44%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.22%) GCC
8 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (6.67%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Java Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Administrator
5 6 (13.33%) Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Agile Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Azure DevOps
7 4 (8.89%) Lead Software Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
8 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) Node.js
1 16 (35.56%) REST
2 3 (6.67%) LAMP
3 2 (4.44%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (4.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.22%) Ext JS
4 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.22%) JPA
4 1 (2.22%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (93.33%) Linux
2 29 (64.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (24.44%) CentOS
4 9 (20.00%) Unix
5 4 (8.89%) Windows
6 3 (6.67%) HPUX
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.44%) AIX
8 1 (2.22%) Solaris
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Open Source
1 19 (42.22%) Software Engineering
2 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) DevOps
2 17 (37.78%) Microservices
3 16 (35.56%) TDD
3 16 (35.56%) Test Automation
4 15 (33.33%) SFIA
5 12 (26.67%) BDD
6 11 (24.44%) Scrum
7 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 10 (22.22%) Kanban
8 9 (20.00%) Coaching
9 8 (17.78%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (17.78%) Integration Testing
9 8 (17.78%) Mentoring
9 8 (17.78%) SDLC
10 5 (11.11%) Load Balancing
11 4 (8.89%) Data Management
11 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Java
2 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
4 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (17.78%) Python
6 6 (13.33%) Ruby
7 5 (11.11%) Perl
8 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.44%) PHP
9 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.22%) C++
10 1 (2.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.44%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.44%) CCDP
2 2 (4.44%) CCNP
2 2 (4.44%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.44%) CISM
2 2 (4.44%) CISSP
2 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Docker
2 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.44%) VirtualBox
2 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.22%) KVM
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Puppet
2 8 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (13.33%) Graphite
3 6 (13.33%) Nagios
4 5 (11.11%) Ansible
5 4 (8.89%) Opsview
6 2 (4.44%) CFEngine
6 2 (4.44%) Grafana
6 2 (4.44%) Salt
6 2 (4.44%) Terraform
6 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
6 2 (4.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.22%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco
2 4 (8.89%) F5
2 4 (8.89%) VMware
3 3 (6.67%) HP
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.44%) IBM
4 2 (4.44%) Juniper
4 2 (4.44%) New Relic
4 2 (4.44%) Splunk
5 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds