Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 112 107
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5 +10
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 89 103 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.01% 1.89% 2.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.21% 9.04% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 91 80
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +10.39% +1.99%
10th Percentile £400 £331 £250
90th Percentile £638 £563 £489
England median daily rate £470 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +7.43% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £22.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +70.45% -37.14% -30.00%

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 872 1139 1370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.68% 20.90% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 724 759
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +16.28%
10th Percentile £133 £213 £165
90th Percentile £539 £550 £516
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 79 171
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.22% +15.84% -3.85%
10th Percentile £9.94 £10.16 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.98 £25.50 £25.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.93%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
West Yorkshire +10 77 £520 +22.35% 8
South Yorkshire +16 23 £625 +38.89%
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

1 89 (100.00%) Linux
2 56 (62.92%) Git (software)
3 48 (53.93%) Jenkins
4 43 (48.31%) Microservices
4 43 (48.31%) Python
4 43 (48.31%) Red Hat
5 41 (46.07%) DevOps
6 39 (43.82%) Bash Shell
7 36 (40.45%) Confluence
7 36 (40.45%) Puppet
7 36 (40.45%) JIRA
8 34 (38.20%) Slack
9 33 (37.08%) MongoDB
10 32 (35.96%) Software Engineering
11 31 (34.83%) Java
11 31 (34.83%) Mentoring
11 31 (34.83%) Coaching
12 29 (32.58%) Opscode Chef
12 29 (32.58%) JavaScript
13 28 (31.46%) MySQL
13 28 (31.46%) Node.js
14 27 (30.34%) Docker
14 27 (30.34%) Configuration Management
15 25 (28.09%) TDD
15 25 (28.09%) Test Automation
15 25 (28.09%) NoSQL
15 25 (28.09%) Continuous Delivery
16 24 (26.97%) SFIA
16 24 (26.97%) Open Source
17 23 (25.84%) Apache Cassandra

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 36 (40.45%) Confluence
2 16 (17.98%) nginx
3 2 (2.25%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 34 (38.20%) Slack
2 10 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.74%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.25%) IaaS
4 2 (2.25%) PaaS
4 2 (2.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.98%) HTTP
2 3 (3.37%) SMS
3 2 (2.25%) NAS
3 2 (2.25%) Network Security
3 2 (2.25%) SSH
4 1 (1.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.08%) MongoDB
2 28 (31.46%) MySQL
3 25 (28.09%) NoSQL
4 23 (25.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 23 (25.84%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.37%) Redis
6 2 (2.25%) Big Data
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 56 (62.92%) Git (software)
2 48 (53.93%) Jenkins
3 36 (40.45%) JIRA
4 18 (20.22%) Cucumber
4 18 (20.22%) Jasmine
4 18 (20.22%) JUnit
5 16 (17.98%) SonarQube
6 3 (3.37%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.12%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.12%) GCC
7 1 (1.12%) git-flow
7 1 (1.12%) Maven
General
1 8 (8.99%) Banking
1 8 (8.99%) Finance
2 6 (6.74%) Games
2 6 (6.74%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (44.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (19.10%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) Software Engineer
4 13 (14.61%) Administrator
4 13 (14.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (14.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 13 (14.61%) Senior DevOps
4 13 (14.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 12 (13.48%) Developer
6 11 (12.36%) Java Engineer
6 11 (12.36%) Java Software Engineer
6 11 (12.36%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (8.99%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Unix Administrator
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Agile Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Lead DevOps
9 5 (5.62%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.46%) Node.js
2 22 (24.72%) REST
3 4 (4.49%) JSON
3 4 (4.49%) Kafka
3 4 (4.49%) LAMP
3 4 (4.49%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (3.37%) JSON Schema
4 3 (3.37%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (3.37%) Memcached
4 3 (3.37%) Web Services
5 2 (2.25%) Spring
6 1 (1.12%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.12%) Dropwizard
6 1 (1.12%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.12%) Handlebars
6 1 (1.12%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.12%) JPA
6 1 (1.12%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (1.12%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.12%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.47%) Clustering
2 8 (8.99%) Public Cloud
3 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.37%) Replication
5 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.12%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 89 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (16.85%) Unix
3 11 (12.36%) Solaris
4 9 (10.11%) AIX
5 8 (8.99%) Windows
6 7 (7.87%) CentOS
7 5 (5.62%) HPUX
7 5 (5.62%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.37%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.12%) SUSE
9 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.31%) Microservices
2 41 (46.07%) DevOps
3 32 (35.96%) Software Engineering
4 31 (34.83%) Coaching
4 31 (34.83%) Mentoring
5 27 (30.34%) Configuration Management
6 25 (28.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 25 (28.09%) TDD
6 25 (28.09%) Test Automation
7 24 (26.97%) Open Source
7 24 (26.97%) SFIA
8 22 (24.72%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (20.22%) BDD
9 18 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (19.10%) Load Balancing
11 16 (17.98%) Static Code Analysis
12 14 (15.73%) Kanban
12 14 (15.73%) Scrum
13 13 (14.61%) SDLC
14 12 (13.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.31%) Python
2 39 (43.82%) Bash Shell
3 31 (34.83%) Java
4 29 (32.58%) JavaScript
5 22 (24.72%) SQL
6 18 (20.22%) Ruby
7 15 (16.85%) Perl
7 15 (16.85%) PHP
8 13 (14.61%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.37%) ES6
10 1 (1.12%) C++
10 1 (1.12%) Korn
10 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.12%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.25%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.25%) CCDP
2 2 (2.25%) CCNP
2 2 (2.25%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.25%) CISM
2 2 (2.25%) CISSP
2 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.11%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (30.34%) Docker
2 8 (8.99%) Xen
3 5 (5.62%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (3.37%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.25%) RHEV
5 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (40.45%) Puppet
2 29 (32.58%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (20.22%) Ansible
4 10 (11.24%) Terraform
5 6 (6.74%) Kubernetes
6 4 (4.49%) Grafana
7 3 (3.37%) Graphite
7 3 (3.37%) Opsview
7 3 (3.37%) Rancher
8 2 (2.25%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.12%) Graylog
9 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (1.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 43 (48.31%) Red Hat
2 13 (14.61%) Splunk
3 8 (8.99%) Oracle
4 4 (4.49%) HP
4 4 (4.49%) IBM
4 4 (4.49%) VMware
5 3 (3.37%) EMC
5 3 (3.37%) New Relic
6 2 (2.25%) Cisco
6 2 (2.25%) CyberArk
6 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.12%) F5
7 1 (1.12%) NetApp
7 1 (1.12%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.12%) Veritas