Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Red Hat Enterprise Linux over the 6 months to 24 February 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.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 132 92
Rank change year-on-year +60 -40 +24
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 137 60 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.98% 1.30% 2.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.73% 6.14% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 51 95
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £343 £270
90th Percentile £638 £500 £480
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.25 £34.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year +15.83% +19.83% -27.50%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 871 977 1,313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.94% 21.12% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 569 783
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +15.94%
10th Percentile £142 £210 £157
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 98 130
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.70 £13.73 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.18% +7.65% -1.92%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.81 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.20 £24.13 £22.75
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +3.13%

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Red Hat Enterprise Linux in Yorkshire

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 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
West Yorkshire +59 125 £430 +1.18% 35
South Yorkshire +13 17 £625 +78.57% 1
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 137 (100.00%) Linux
2 80 (58.39%) Red Hat
3 74 (54.01%) Puppet
4 71 (51.82%) Git (software)
5 63 (45.99%) Jenkins
6 58 (42.34%) Bash Shell
7 56 (40.88%) DevOps
8 54 (39.42%) Python
9 53 (38.69%) Docker
10 47 (34.31%) Microservices
11 44 (32.12%) Confluence
11 44 (32.12%) Java
11 44 (32.12%) JIRA
11 44 (32.12%) Slack
12 42 (30.66%) Opscode Chef
13 41 (29.93%) Ansible
14 38 (27.74%) MongoDB
14 38 (27.74%) JavaScript
15 37 (27.01%) Node.js
16 36 (26.28%) Mentoring
16 36 (26.28%) Coaching
16 36 (26.28%) Software Engineering
17 33 (24.09%) SQL
17 33 (24.09%) MySQL
17 33 (24.09%) SFIA
18 32 (23.36%) NoSQL
18 32 (23.36%) Configuration Management
18 32 (23.36%) TDD
19 31 (22.63%) Agile Software Development
19 31 (22.63%) PostgreSQL

Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 44 (32.12%) Confluence
2 13 (9.49%) nginx
3 6 (4.38%) Apache
4 1 (0.73%) JBoss
4 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 44 (32.12%) Slack
2 19 (13.87%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.84%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.19%) IaaS
4 3 (2.19%) PaaS
4 3 (2.19%) SaaS
5 2 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.49%) HTTP
2 7 (5.11%) SMS
3 4 (2.92%) NAS
4 3 (2.19%) SAN
5 2 (1.46%) LAN
5 2 (1.46%) Network Security
5 2 (1.46%) WAN
6 1 (0.73%) Firewall
6 1 (0.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.74%) MongoDB
2 33 (24.09%) MySQL
3 32 (23.36%) NoSQL
4 31 (22.63%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (18.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (5.11%) Big Data
7 6 (4.38%) Apache Hive
8 5 (3.65%) Redis
9 2 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.73%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 71 (51.82%) Git (software)
2 63 (45.99%) Jenkins
3 44 (32.12%) JIRA
4 31 (22.63%) Cucumber
5 27 (19.71%) JUnit
6 25 (18.25%) Jasmine
7 13 (9.49%) SonarQube
8 9 (6.57%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (4.38%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.73%) git-flow
10 1 (0.73%) Maven
10 1 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 12 (8.76%) Finance
2 8 (5.84%) Banking
3 6 (4.38%) Games
4 4 (2.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (37.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (23.36%) Linux Engineer
3 23 (16.79%) Software Engineer
4 15 (10.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 15 (10.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 14 (10.22%) JavaScript Engineer
6 12 (8.76%) Administrator
6 12 (8.76%) Developer
6 12 (8.76%) Java Engineer
6 12 (8.76%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (8.03%) Senior DevOps
7 11 (8.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 10 (7.30%) Platform Engineer
8 10 (7.30%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (6.57%) Java Developer
9 9 (6.57%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (5.11%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 7 (5.11%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (5.11%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (27.01%) Node.js
2 31 (22.63%) REST
3 11 (8.03%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (5.11%) Kafka
5 6 (4.38%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (4.38%) Spring
5 6 (4.38%) Spring Batch
5 6 (4.38%) Spring Boot
5 6 (4.38%) Spring Security
6 5 (3.65%) LAMP
6 5 (3.65%) Memcached
7 3 (2.19%) Middleware
7 3 (2.19%) Web Services
8 2 (1.46%) Dropwizard
8 2 (1.46%) JSON
9 1 (0.73%) Express
9 1 (0.73%) Handlebars
9 1 (0.73%) JSON Schema
9 1 (0.73%) Mustache
9 1 (0.73%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.33%) Clustering
2 13 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.76%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.92%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.19%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.19%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.46%) CCTV
6 2 (1.46%) Replication
7 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.73%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 137 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (15.33%) CentOS
3 20 (14.60%) Unix
4 15 (10.95%) AIX
5 14 (10.22%) Windows
6 12 (8.76%) Solaris
7 9 (6.57%) Windows Server
8 8 (5.84%) HPUX
9 5 (3.65%) SUSE
10 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.46%) Debian
12 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.73%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (40.88%) DevOps
2 47 (34.31%) Microservices
3 36 (26.28%) Coaching
3 36 (26.28%) Mentoring
3 36 (26.28%) Software Engineering
4 33 (24.09%) SFIA
5 32 (23.36%) Configuration Management
5 32 (23.36%) TDD
6 31 (22.63%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (22.63%) BDD
6 31 (22.63%) Open Source
6 31 (22.63%) Test Automation
7 26 (18.98%) Continuous Delivery
8 21 (15.33%) Kanban
8 21 (15.33%) Scrum
8 21 (15.33%) User Stories
9 20 (14.60%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (13.14%) SDLC
11 17 (12.41%) Load Balancing
12 14 (10.22%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (42.34%) Bash Shell
2 54 (39.42%) Python
3 44 (32.12%) Java
4 38 (27.74%) JavaScript
5 33 (24.09%) SQL
6 30 (21.90%) Ruby
7 22 (16.06%) PHP
8 16 (11.68%) Shell Script
9 14 (10.22%) Perl
10 1 (0.73%) ES6
10 1 (0.73%) Korn
10 1 (0.73%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (4.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.73%) CISMP
2 1 (0.73%) CISSP
2 1 (0.73%) Degree
2 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.38%) SLA
2 5 (3.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.46%) QA
4 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (38.69%) Docker
2 4 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.92%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.92%) Xen
3 3 (2.19%) KVM
3 3 (2.19%) vSphere
4 2 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.73%) RHEV
5 1 (0.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.73%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 74 (54.01%) Puppet
2 42 (30.66%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (29.93%) Ansible
4 14 (10.22%) Terraform
5 11 (8.03%) Grafana
6 6 (4.38%) Graylog
7 5 (3.65%) Graphite
7 5 (3.65%) Opsview
8 4 (2.92%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (2.19%) Kubernetes
9 3 (2.19%) Marathon
9 3 (2.19%) Mesos
9 3 (2.19%) Salt
10 2 (1.46%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (1.46%) SCCM
10 2 (1.46%) SCOM
11 1 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 80 (58.39%) Red Hat
2 21 (15.33%) Splunk
3 10 (7.30%) Oracle
4 9 (6.57%) IBM
5 8 (5.84%) HP
6 7 (5.11%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.65%) New Relic
7 5 (3.65%) VMware
8 4 (2.92%) F5
9 3 (2.19%) Brocade
9 3 (2.19%) Dell
9 3 (2.19%) EMC
10 2 (1.46%) CyberArk
10 2 (1.46%) Google
11 1 (0.73%) NetApp
11 1 (0.73%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.73%) Veritas