Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 142 109
Rank change year-on-year +54 -33 -24
Contract jobs citing Red Hat Enterprise Linux 131 47 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.67% 1.11% 1.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.19% 5.62% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 56 78
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £505 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.85% +18.20% +13.93%
10th Percentile £344 £363 £325
90th Percentile £565 £645 £565
England median daily rate £493 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +3.68% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.99 - -
England median hourly rate £34.24 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.16% +75.00% -24.53%

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 923 836 1,357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.78% 19.77% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 470 926
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £206 £160 £247
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 69 60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.78 £12.50 £14.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.24% -11.28% +12.72%
10th Percentile £10.63 £9.34 £9.45
90th Percentile £43.25 £21.90 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +38 111 £430 -19.63% 5
South Yorkshire +9 18 £425 -32.00% 2
North Yorkshire 0 2 £350 -
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Linux
2 87 (66.41%) Red Hat
3 78 (59.54%) Puppet
4 59 (45.04%) Docker
5 52 (39.69%) Jenkins
6 51 (38.93%) Git (software)
7 48 (36.64%) Java
8 47 (35.88%) DevOps
9 46 (35.11%) Python
10 38 (29.01%) Ansible
11 35 (26.72%) Microservices
11 35 (26.72%) Amazon AWS
12 33 (25.19%) MongoDB
13 32 (24.43%) Bash Shell
14 31 (23.66%) Opscode Chef
15 30 (22.90%) MySQL
16 28 (21.37%) SQL
16 28 (21.37%) NoSQL
17 27 (20.61%) Open Source
18 26 (19.85%) JavaScript
19 25 (19.08%) Configuration Management
19 25 (19.08%) Mentoring
20 24 (18.32%) Coaching
20 24 (18.32%) Slack
20 24 (18.32%) PostgreSQL
20 24 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
20 24 (18.32%) TDD
20 24 (18.32%) Software Engineering
20 24 (18.32%) Confluence
20 24 (18.32%) JIRA

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 24 (18.32%) Confluence
2 7 (5.34%) Apache
3 6 (4.58%) nginx
4 4 (3.05%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.53%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.53%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.76%) IIS
6 1 (0.76%) JBoss
6 1 (0.76%) Jetty
6 1 (0.76%) Mongrel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 35 (26.72%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (18.32%) Slack
3 11 (8.40%) Amazon S3
3 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (7.63%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (6.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (4.58%) Serverless
7 5 (3.82%) Amazon ELB
7 5 (3.82%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (3.82%) PaaS
7 5 (3.82%) Route 53
8 4 (3.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (2.29%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (2.29%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (2.29%) IaaS
10 2 (1.53%) SaaS
11 1 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.76%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.69%) SMS
2 11 (8.40%) HTTP
3 5 (3.82%) Firewall
4 3 (2.29%) DNS
5 2 (1.53%) NAS
5 2 (1.53%) SAN
5 2 (1.53%) VPN
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.76%) DHCP
6 1 (0.76%) FTP
6 1 (0.76%) IPsec
6 1 (0.76%) SSH
6 1 (0.76%) SSL
6 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.19%) MongoDB
2 30 (22.90%) MySQL
3 28 (21.37%) NoSQL
4 24 (18.32%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (13.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.58%) Amazon Aurora
6 6 (4.58%) Apache Hive
6 6 (4.58%) Big Data
7 5 (3.82%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.29%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (2.29%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.53%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 52 (39.69%) Jenkins
2 51 (38.93%) Git (software)
3 24 (18.32%) JIRA
4 21 (16.03%) Cucumber
5 17 (12.98%) JUnit
6 13 (9.92%) Jasmine
7 9 (6.87%) SonarQube
8 6 (4.58%) Artifactory
9 5 (3.82%) GitLab
10 4 (3.05%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.53%) ProC
12 1 (0.76%) Subversion
12 1 (0.76%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (6.11%) Finance
2 4 (3.05%) Banking
3 2 (1.53%) Games
3 2 (1.53%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.76%) Back Office
4 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.76%) Publishing
4 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (32.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (15.27%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (12.21%) Cloud Engineer
3 16 (12.21%) Software Engineer
4 12 (9.16%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (7.63%) Consultant
6 9 (6.87%) Developer
7 8 (6.11%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.34%) JavaScript Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Administrator
9 6 (4.58%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (4.58%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (4.58%) Senior DevOps
10 5 (3.82%) Architect
10 5 (3.82%) Java Engineer
10 5 (3.82%) Java Software Developer
10 5 (3.82%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.05%) Linux Consultant
11 4 (3.05%) Operations Engineer
11 4 (3.05%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.32%) Node.js
2 22 (16.79%) REST
3 11 (8.40%) Kafka
4 7 (5.34%) Middleware
5 6 (4.58%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (4.58%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (4.58%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (4.58%) Spring
5 6 (4.58%) Spring Batch
5 6 (4.58%) Spring Boot
5 6 (4.58%) Spring Security
6 5 (3.82%) Serverless Framework
6 5 (3.82%) Web Services
7 3 (2.29%) J2EE
8 2 (1.53%) OC4J
9 1 (0.76%) CSS
9 1 (0.76%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.76%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.76%) RESTful
9 1 (0.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.63%) Public Cloud
3 5 (3.82%) Clustering
4 4 (3.05%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.05%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.29%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.76%) NHS
6 1 (0.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 131 (100.00%) Linux
2 22 (16.79%) Unix
3 19 (14.50%) CentOS
4 13 (9.92%) Windows
5 12 (9.16%) AIX
6 9 (6.87%) Solaris
6 9 (6.87%) SUSE
7 8 (6.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 8 (6.11%) Windows Server
8 7 (5.34%) HPUX
9 4 (3.05%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.76%) VMS
10 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.88%) DevOps
2 35 (26.72%) Microservices
3 27 (20.61%) Open Source
4 25 (19.08%) Configuration Management
4 25 (19.08%) Mentoring
5 24 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (18.32%) Coaching
5 24 (18.32%) Software Engineering
5 24 (18.32%) TDD
6 21 (16.03%) Test Automation
7 20 (15.27%) BDD
8 19 (14.50%) Deployment Automation
9 18 (13.74%) SFIA
10 16 (12.21%) Kanban
10 16 (12.21%) Scrum
11 15 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (10.69%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (9.92%) User Stories
14 11 (8.40%) SDLC
15 9 (6.87%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 48 (36.64%) Java
2 46 (35.11%) Python
3 32 (24.43%) Bash Shell
4 28 (21.37%) SQL
5 26 (19.85%) JavaScript
6 18 (13.74%) Shell Script
7 12 (9.16%) PHP
8 11 (8.40%) Perl
9 9 (6.87%) Ruby
10 5 (3.82%) Go
11 3 (2.29%) C
12 2 (1.53%) Groovy
12 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.87%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.11%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.34%) Degree
4 5 (3.82%) CISSP
5 4 (3.05%) CISMP
6 1 (0.76%) CCIE
6 1 (0.76%) CCNA
6 1 (0.76%) CCNP
6 1 (0.76%) CCSA
6 1 (0.76%) CCSE
6 1 (0.76%) CCSM
6 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) GCIA
6 1 (0.76%) GCIH
6 1 (0.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) SLA
2 4 (3.05%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 59 (45.04%) Docker
2 3 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.53%) NFS
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.76%) Firmware
4 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.76%) KVM
4 1 (0.76%) vSphere
4 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 78 (59.54%) Puppet
2 38 (29.01%) Ansible
3 31 (23.66%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (16.79%) Terraform
5 12 (9.16%) Grafana
6 9 (6.87%) Rancher
7 8 (6.11%) Salt
8 6 (4.58%) Graylog
8 6 (4.58%) Kubernetes
9 5 (3.82%) Packer
9 5 (3.82%) Prometheus
10 2 (1.53%) Data Guard
10 2 (1.53%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.53%) Marathon
10 2 (1.53%) Mesos
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.76%) Graphite
11 1 (0.76%) Kibana
11 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 87 (66.41%) Red Hat
2 13 (9.92%) Oracle
3 8 (6.11%) Splunk
4 7 (5.34%) HP
5 5 (3.82%) IBM
6 4 (3.05%) Black Duck
6 4 (3.05%) F5
7 3 (2.29%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.29%) VMware
8 2 (1.53%) Brocade
8 2 (1.53%) Centrify
8 2 (1.53%) Cisco
9 1 (0.76%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.76%) CyberArk
9 1 (0.76%) Dell
9 1 (0.76%) Google
9 1 (0.76%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.76%) ProCurve
9 1 (0.76%) Veeam